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Why inequality is rising

That inequality is rising in India is not surprising, considering that the centre offers Rs 4.6 lakh crore in tax exemptions and incentives to industrialists, compared to Rs 1.54 lakh crore in subsidies to the poor and farmers. But the solutions a new OECD report offers will increase, not reduce, inequality, says Sharmila Joshi

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