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Performance of Public Enterprises in Karnataka : A Panel Data Analysis

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  • Meenakshi Rajeev

    (Institute for social and Economic Change)

  • B P Vani

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In the wake of the public sector reform programme, performance of public sector units in terms of profitability has become a highly debated issue in India, where major arguments given for inefficiency of public enterprises are over employment and lack of managerial autonomy. However, there is not much academic work which formally establishes these assertions. This paper considers panel data relating to 59 state level public sector firms in Karnataka and uses a random effect model to examine the possible factors contributing either positively or negatively to the performance of public enterprises.

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  • Meenakshi Rajeev & B P Vani, 2004. "Performance of Public Enterprises in Karnataka : A Panel Data Analysis," Working Papers 152, Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bangalore.
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    1. Meenakshi Rajeev, 2004. "Reforms in State Public Enterprises in Karnataka: A Review," Working Papers 148, Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bangalore.
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    Public Sector Enterprises; Karnataka;

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