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India And Services Outsourcing In Asia

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  • RUPA CHANDA

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    (Indian Institute of Management, Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore 560076, India)

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This paper examines India's role in services outsourcing within Asia. It provides a brief overview of the global as well as Indian services outsourcing industry. The core section examines India's relationship with other Asian countries such as China, the Philippines, Vietnam, and Malaysia in service outsourcing. It examines the extent to which these countries pose a competitive challenge to India and concludes that at this time, India is far ahead although it is likely to face growing competition as its costs rise. The paper highlights the need to move beyond this comparative paradigm and to examine the complementary and collaborative opportunities that exist between India and other Asian countries in services outsourcing. It concludes that there is considerable scope for such synergies and that India and other Asian countries can form different parts of a larger regional or global delivery model. Regional and bilateral agreements within Asia can also facilitate this process.

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Article provided by World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd. in its journal The Singapore Economic Review.

Volume (Year): 53 (2008)
Issue (Month): 03 ()
Pages: 419-447

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Handle: RePEc:wsi:serxxx:v:53:y:2008:i:03:p:419-447

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Keywords: Services; outsourcing; offshoring; information technology (IT); IT-enabled services; business process outsourcing;

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