Authors Name: Asma Farooq, Pranav Kumar Anand, Firdous Ahmad Malik

ISBN: 978-1-63278-913-6

Pages: 173

Publisher: Shineeks Publishers

Published On: June 2022

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New ideas of development, new policies, and emphasis on their efficient execution began in the 21st century, but the fruits of development are still evading the majority of rural populations, especially women. There is now a dualism about sex (men and women). While official surveys do not show the poor health conditions of women appreciably, there is widespread evidence that interaction between many social forces outside the health sector inhibits jointly the chances of women for improving their health status. Researchers thought that women’s needs were not recognized by the health care system. Women play an essential role in the process of economic growth. How an economy can flourish if women are not healthy? How can unhealthy women achieve economic status? How women’s health relates to income and expenditure. This book is an attempt to answer all such related questions. Empirical evidence has been shared regarding the health services, health status, and overall development of the health system in Jammu and Kashmir. This book comprises six chapters. Chapter one is an introduction to the book. Chapter two is an overview of the health system in India. chapter third Indian health policies a snapshot of center state health programs in Jammu and Kashmir. chapter four availability of health facilities in Kulgam district. Chapter five is awareness and utilization of health facilities among women in Jammu and Kashmir a study of district Kulgam and chapter six conclusion and policy framework for a better future.

About Authors

Asma Farooq

An Indian citizen by birth. She holds MPhil degree in Economics from Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University Lucknow, a Master’s degree in Economics from Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, Srinagar (Garhwal) Uttarakhand. Her research area of interest is Status, Availability and Utilization of Health Services for Women: A Study of Kulgam District of Jammu and Kashmir.

Pranav Kumar Anand 

An Indian citizen by birth, is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University Lucknow, India. He did his M. A, M.Phil. and Ph.D. degree from JNU, New Delhi. His areas of specialization are in Agriculture, Labour and Development Policy. He is member of the Indian Economic Association. He has published papers in edited books, several Scopus indexed and peer reviewed journals. He has 07 years of teaching experience in Economics (Indian Economy, Public Economics, Growth and Development, Agricultural Economics, Quantitative Methods). Under his supervision 04 Ph.D. Students are continuing and 02 M.Phil. student’s degree awarded.

Firdous Ahmad Malik

An Indian citizen by birth, presently working as a Senior Research Associate at Jindal Center for Global South, O.P. Jindal Global University Sonipat Haryana. He has Graduated Ph.D. from Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University in Lucknow, India. He holds an MPhil degree in Economics from Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University Lucknow and a Master’s degree in Economics from Kashmir University. His research area of interest is Microfinance, financial inclusion, and financial literacy. He has published papers in springer, Elsevier, Taylor Francis, and other Scopus indexed journals. He has published his latest book with a springer, “financial inclusion Schemes in India” His Second book is published by notion press on “Financial Behaviour of Urban Destitues in India” His Third Book is Published by Booksclinic on “Asymmetry of Information and Lending Risk Livelihood Pattern of Street Vendors in India” and shineeks publish his Fourth coming Book on “Health System in Jammu and Kashmir Challenges and Opportunities.”
Specialization: Microfinance, Development Economics, Monetary Economics, Public Finance, Inclusive Education.