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Indian Software Industry: Distortions and Consolidations of Gains


  • Pradosh Nath


The Indian software industry is at the bottom of knowledge hierarchy, where the bottom is highly segmented. The political process that successfully thwarted the automation of Indian manufacturing sector has caused an irreparable damage to the global competitiveness and has to be reversed to capitalise on the gains of the software industry across the whole economy. [WP No. 04/2008].

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  • Pradosh Nath, 2010. "Indian Software Industry: Distortions and Consolidations of Gains," Working Papers id:2779, eSocialSciences.
  • Handle: RePEc:ess:wpaper:id:2779
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    1. Lazonick,William, 1993. "Business Organization and the Myth of the Market Economy," Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press, number 9780521447881, May.
    2. Arora, Ashish & Arunachalam, V. S. & Asundi, Jai & Fernandes, Ronald, 2001. "The Indian software services industry," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 30(8), pages 1267-1287, October.
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    market; NASSCOM; Indian; manufacturing sector; economy; knowledge; global competitiveness; political process; automation; capitalise; industry; software;

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