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Corporate statistics: The missing numbers

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  • N. Shanta

    (Centre for Development Studies)

  • J. Dennis Raja Kumar

    (Centre for Development Studies)

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    This paper reviews the current status of Indian corporate statistics. It makes a critical evaluation of the various sources of data such as ASI,RBI, ICICI, IDBI, BSE, CMIE and DCA in terms of comprehensiveness, reliability and timeliness. In this process it identifies the gaps in the data and gives suggestions for improvement taking into account the increasing demand for data following globalisation. It emphasizes the role of firm level / industry-wise / state-wise / size-wise data on a census basis.

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    Paper provided by Centre for Development Studies, Trivendrum, India in its series Centre for Development Studies, Trivendrum Working Papers with number 295.

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    Length: 41 pages
    Date of creation: May 1999
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    Handle: RePEc:ind:cdswpp:295

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    Keywords: India; Private Corporate Sector; Corporate Statistics; Database;

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    Cited by:
    1. C. Veeramani, 2010. "Analysing Trade Flows and Industrial Structure of India: The Question of Data Harmonisation," Working Papers id:2986, eSocialSciences.
    2. Ghosh, Saibal, 2008. "Does divestment matter for firm performance?: Evidence from the Indian experience," Economic Systems, Elsevier, vol. 32(4), pages 372-388, December.

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