What is demand of Maoists and according to you how reasonable it is?
If u study economics, u will see that GDP defines a society's measure to generate cash, but it is the GINI which transforms that cash generation into NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT.
If you have a very high GDP growth rate, you may attract scores of SEZ's , you may attract hi flier corporations from abroad, but then the money that is generated by them gets rotated by them exclusively. It is the GINI which transforms all that into national development.
In that regard, I think what MAoists are asking for is quite sensible, even if I stand to lose out of the deal.
All developed countries in their destinies went through phases which focuses exclusively on GINI. Only after they established that standard GINI did they branch out into GDP initiative. China from 1950 up to 1980s was focusing mor ...more