Role of Science & Technology, Higher Education and Research in Regional Socio-Economic Development

This paper analyses the impact of science & technology (S&T) advancement on the regional development of major Indian states. A set of indexes was developed using indicators related to economic, S&T and social welfare using the Principal Component Technique.



Rajesh Shukla, Preeti Kakkar
May 2006

Consumers, Education, Trade, National Survey of Household Income and Expenditure (NSHIE)/Market Information Survey of Households (MISH)