Journal Articles

Whither Urban Renewal?

Partha Mukhopadhyay

Economic and Political Weekly

November 10, 2006

The Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission is an ambitious programme to build infrastructure in Indiaâ??s cities and towns. However, the mission does not sufficiently recognise that the core urban deficit is not the lack of infrastructure but the lack of local self-governance.

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