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Economic reforms were initiated in mid-1991 due to problems such as insurmountable external debt, unmanageable balance of payments situation, high possibility of acceleration in the rate of inflation and the underlying fiscal problems. The external factors like the Gulf war and the collapse of the Soviet economy have also contributed a bit to this crisis. With a view to tide over the unprecedented economic crisis and ensuring the sustainability of the growth process, it was considered necessary plan to introduce certain major policy reforms on industrial, trade and public sector fronts, almost simultaneously with measures of stabilization for reduction in fiscal and current account deficits.

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Kirti. (2019). Impact of Economic Reforms on Agriculture For Poverty Reduction in India. Thematics Journal of Geography, 8(12), 399-407. Retrieved from