CONTENTS:- Preface; The Need for the Studying of the Land Markets; Theoritical Position and City Growth; The Conversion of Agricultural Lands: Floods and Environmental Degradation; Dalits and Land Markets; Non-Linear Behaviour in Land Markets; State Intervention in Land Markets: Is it needed?; General Conclusion;
This book speculates a broad range of background studies on urban land policies in India. Land and housing policies are of fundamental importance to sustainable economic growth and the well-being of the rapidly growing Indian population. This book motivates the factors such as the type, location, amount and rate of urban growth can be assembeled, monitered and analysed to gain a better understanding of urban growth processes and growth management policy for equitable assess to various income groups.