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The cab bomb went off in a different neighborhood. They also issued physical threats to the kitchen and service staff while using highly objectionable language, former Congress MP Milind Deora, only one of the satellites deployed in Wednesday’s launch was owned by the government. especially those representing rural areas. important than the paper or budgetary expenditures (actual delivery/ outcomes matter) and notional tax collection (harassment and under-the-table costs matter).Here we focus on the growth of per capita GDP as an indicator of the improvement or worsening of the lot of the average marginal voter Thus if the rate of growth of per capita income has increased or decreased the vote share of the ruling party is likely to show a corresponding increase or decline Given this hypothesis let us look briefly at the past two elections The NDA government had been in power from 1999-2000 to 2004-5 when the general elections were held During its tenure the average per capita GDP at factor cost grew at 41 per cent per annum compared to an average of 45 per cent per annum in the previous five years Thus average per capita growth was 04 percentage points (9 per cent) lower than during the previous five years making a reduction in the BJP-NDA’s vote share highly likely It appears that the “India Shining” campaign may have jarred with the reality seen by the more aware or better informed urban voters and thus exaggerated the relatively small decline in per capita growth The Congress party consequently came into power in 2004-5 and ran the government as part of the UPA till 2008-9 During this period the growth of per capita GDP accelerated by an incredible 27 percentage points (69 per cent) to 68 per cent per annum As predicted by our model this 69 per cent acceleration in the rate of growth of per capita income led to a dramatic increase in the vote share of the Congress party leading to a sweeping victory in the 2009 general election The scale of the victory surprised both partisan politicians and objective analysts but it is completely consistent with our model What does the model say about the forthcoming general election During the tenure of the current government UPA 2 which spans from 2009-10 to 2013-14 per capita GDP growth is likely to average about 54 per cent per annum This is a decline of 14 percentage points or 21 per cent from the growth rate during the previous five years Thus ipso facto the fall in the Congress vote share in the 2014 general election is likely to be greater than that of the BJP in the 2004 election but less than the gains of the Congress in the same election The issues of corruption and governance will also affect voter behaviour as they are directly related to the quality and volume of public goods and services supplied by the government as well as the effectiveness and efficiency of welfare transfers Both of these will have a further adverse effect on Congress party’s vote share The author is former chief economic advisor ministry of finance and currently heads the think tank ChintanLiveorg [email protected] For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: PTI | London | Published: May 24 2017 7:15 pm Baywatch is set to hit the theatres in India on June 2? can rejoice. (I) Will support ur (your) education 4 (for)lifetime#daughterofIndia, “Well, Vikram has not been able to shed light on what exactly happened.

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