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1 Ambani & Sons

Hamish McDonald

Roli Books, New Delhi, India, 2010, 8174368140 / 9788174368140, First Edition, Paperback, New, 14 Cms x 23 Cms 
Ambani & Sons is the riveting story of one of the wealthiest families in the world. Dhirubhai Ambani was a rags-to-riches tycoon whose company Reliance, is now one of India’s major corporations. His sons Anil and Mukesh took over after his death in 2002 and their respective arms of the company are bigger than the parent ever was. However, a family feud of colossal proportions, that has had political reverberations, ensued. The Ambani tale contains a bigger story about modern India, not only as an economic powerhouse, but about the complicated links between government and big business. Printed Pages: 408. 034297

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2 Analysing Social Opposition to Reforms: The Electricity Sector in India

V. Santhakumar

Sage Publications, New Delhi, India, 2008, 8178298589 / 9788178298580, First Edition, Hardcover, New, New, 
This book examines how market contexts shape the opposition of people to public sector reforms, with evidence from the Indian electricity sector. Based on a survey of 7,000 households in 14 Indian states and following a rational choice framework, it analyses the response of households to the prospect of privatization of electricity utilities. Analysing Social Opposition to Reforms: The Electricity Sector in India discusses the possibility of compensating losers and sequencing reform strategies. It uses empirical evidence from the Indian electricity sector to suggest that much of the opposition can be explained in terms of the (short term) losses due to reforms. The book uses insights gained from Indian data to discuss the likelihood of opposition to reforms in other public services and also to examine the performance of electricity reforms in other Asian countries. It is one of the few empirical studies on how gains and losses affect opposition/support to economic/institutional reforms globally and as such is a valuable contribution to development studies, political economy and governance. The book will be of great interest to development professionals, policy makers and researchers. Printed Pages: 248. 028565

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3 Basant Kumar & Sarala Birla: Life Has No Full Stops

Rashme Sehgal; Foreword By Amitabh Bachchan

Amaryllis, New Delhi, India, 2011, 8191067358 / 9788191067354, First Edition, Hardcover, New, New, 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 272 with numerous b/w illustrations. 036554

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Bazaar India: Markets, Society, and the Colonial State in Gangetic Bihar, Anand A. Yang
4 Bazaar India: Markets, Society, and the Colonial State in Gangetic Bihar

Anand A. Yang

Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, India, 2000, 81-215-0926-2 / 9788121509268, First Indian Edition, Hard Cover, New, New, 16.5 Cms x 25 Cms 
The present edition of the writings of the late Indrani Ray has been planned around certain identifiable factors that determined India's changing tryst with the Indian Ocean in the late seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. While the protagonist in these writings is the Indian merchant, the biographer is the French East India Company's Official. Using a wide array of French sources, the author reconstructed the changing world of the Indian merchant as he rubbed shoulders with the European trading companies in the palmy decades of the seventeenth century and retreated into his shell in the turbulent decades of the eighteenth. Taken together, these essays underscore both the prosperity and vitality of Indian trade in the seventeenth century as well as its inherent fragility in the face of political uncertainty and unrestrained competition in the succeeding years. The conclusions arrived at, tend to reinforce some of the better known propositions about the nature and orientation of pre-modern Indian trade and the making of its material context. Individually, the essays constitute important interventions in ongoing debates about the extent and logic of Mughal decline, the benevolence of the Mughal state towards matters maritime and about the relative importance of European trade vis-?vis Asian trade in the economy of eighteenth century Bengal. The Introduction attempts to identify these interventions and knit the essays around the current debates on the eighteenth century crisis in Indian history. The introduction, will help to situate the relevance of the French connection in the complex trading grid of the Indian Ocean. The fact that the French were the most serious rivals of the English for empire and very nearly succeeded in the imperial game is often obscured in the flush of English victories. In terms of the historiography on maritime India, this has meant a subtle neglect of French language sources in the reconstruction of the trading world of the Indian merchant and seafarer. That this omission is entirely unwarranted is amply borne out by Indrani Ray's analysis of French archival sources and documents like the Roques' manuscript, which in terms of both range and detail is of enduring value. Printed Pages: 290. 001070

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5 Billions of Entrepreneurs: How China and India are Reshaping Their Future and Yours

Tarun Khanna

Penguin/Viking, New Delhi, India, 2008, 97806700818486, First Edition, Hardcover, New, New, 16 x 24 Cm 
Printed pages: 368. 023005

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6 Brands Under Fire

Ivan Arthur and Kurien Mathews

Penguin Portfolio, New Delhi, India, 2008, 0670082260 / 9780670082261, First Edition, Paperback, New, 14 x 22 Cm 
Big brands, big companies, big budgets—and yet, things can still go wrong. In fact, four of the country’s most powerful brands were involved in major brand disasters: Cadbury’s Dairy Milk Chocolates, Coca-Cola and Pepsi, and UTI’s Unit-64 were hit by major problems—worms in chocolates, pesticides in colas and a catastrophe in the country’s favorite mutual fund. In Brands under Fire, brand experts Ivan Arthur and Kurien Mathews use these case studies to cut through the common thinking on brand behaviour to submit fresh insights into the brands of the 21st century. In this book, the two authors, together with India’s most respected personalities from the fields of marketing, communication, academics and social science, explore the whole meaning of a brand, not just in the reality of today’s marketplace but also in the new global environment. Are we witnessing the fading out of the traditional concepts of the brand as a deliverer of consumer expectations and the arrival of alternative models? What impact does the reach of new media, aggressive social activism, changing global sensitivities, agricultural, industrial and economic practice, the unpredictability and uncertainty of an increasingly complex environment, and, above all, a fully participating consumer who influences the product and brand dynamics, have on brand behaviour and a brand’s dialogue with the consumer? Brands under Fire questions whether there is a need to re-evaluate our relationship with brands and redesign it to make it more meaningful—to go beyond the traditional concept of the brand as merely a transaction between seller and buyer to new definitions of what today’s brands can be. Brands under Fire will earn a place on the bookshelves of frontline managers, strategists and practitioners alike. Printed Pages: 232. 026722

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7 Break Through: Learn the Secrets of the World's Leading Mentor and Become the Best You Can Be

David C. M. Carter; Foreword By Matthew Kelly

PIATKUS/Little Brown/Hachette, London, UK, 2012, 074995955X / 9780749959555, First Edition, Paperback, New, 15 x 23 Cm 
In 1954, Roger Bannister decided he would break the four-minute-mile record. Not only did he do this, but within a year, his achievement empowered 37 others to do the same. He accomplished his own 'breakthrough' and inspired others to push themselves beyond what they thought they could achieve. For the first time, the world's leading mentor David C. M. Carter shares his most effective 'breakthrough' secrets in this practical guide to becoming the best you can be. Previously only accessible to his handful of exclusive international clients, these strategies are the keys to a more successful and happier you. By following them, you will learn how to identify and clarify your goals - and then achieve them in every area of your life. With simple, easy-to-action 'breakthroughs' outlined in each chapter, complete with 'how-to' tools, you'll have no excuse to live anything less than the life you were destined to live. Printed Pages: 318. 037679

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8 Business and the Buddha: Doing Well By Doing Good

Lloyd Field, PH.D.

Wisdom Publications, Boston, USA, 2007, 0861715446 / 9780861715442, First Edition, Paperback, New, 15 x 23 Cm 
All businesses want to do well, but can they also do good? Lloyd Field says yes, and moreover, no business can afford to focus simply on ?doing well.” Increasingly, public assessment of a business’s worth must take into account its consideration of shared human values. That doesn’t mean a business can’t or should not compete; it means that investing in efforts to build a better society can, on many levels, be an asset. In this book, Field lays out the guidelines for putting social responsibility, both corporate and individual, into practice without sacrificing profits. Drawing from traditional Buddhist teachings, Field shows how, with attention to ethics, skillful means, and corporate responsibility, entrepreneurs and decision-makers can achieve new levels of happiness and security both inside the company and out, while acting as a powerful force for positive global change. Printed Pages: 212. 037676

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9 Business Sutra: A Very Indian Approach to Management

Devdutt Pattanaik

Aleph Book Company, 2013, 8192328074 / 9788192328072, First Edition, Hardcover, New, New, 16 x 23.5 Cm 
In this landmark book, best-selling author, leadership coach and mythologist Devdutt Pattanaik shows how, despite its veneer of objectivity, modern management is rooted in Western beliefs and obsessed with accomplishing rigid objectives and increasing shareholder value. By contrast, the Indian way of doing businessas apparent in Indian mythology, but no longer seen in practice accommodates subjectivity and diversity, and offers an inclusive, more empathetic way of achieving success. Great value is placed on darshan, that is, on how we see the world and our relationship with Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth. Business Sutra uses stories, symbols and rituals drawn from Hindu, Jain and Buddhist mythology to understand a wide variety of business situations that range from running a successful tea stall to nurturing talent in a large multinational corporation. At the heart of the book is a compelling premise: if we believe that wealth needs to be chased, the workplace becomes a rana-bhoomia battleground of investors, regulators, employers, employees, vendors, competitors and customers; if we believe that wealth needs to be attracted, the workplace becomes a ranga-bhoomia playground where everyone is happy. Brilliantly argued, original and thoroughly accessible, Business Sutra presents a radical and nuanced approach to management, business and leadership in a diverse, fast-changing, and increasingly polarized world. Printed Pages: 446. 037779

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10 Ceylon: Its History, People, Commerce, Industries and Resources

A Board of Scholars (ed.)

Sri Satguru Publications, New Delhi, India, 81-7030-033-9 / 9788170300335, New, 

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11 Challenge and Counter-Challenge: US-Japan Trade Relation

Parama Sen

Firma KLM Private Ltd., Calcutta, India, 1996, First Edition, Hard Cover, Very Good, Very Good, 15 Cms x 22 Cms 
Printed pages: 125. 021759

Price: 4.95 USD
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12 Changing Policy Regimes & Corporate Performance

B.L. Pandit and N.S. Siddharthan

Oxford University Press, New Delhi, India, 2009, 0195699408 / 9780195699401, First Edition, Hardcover, New, New, 15 x 23 Cm 

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13 Colonialism In Action: Trade, Development and Dependence in Late Colonial India

Debdas Banerjee

Orient Longman, New Delhi, India, 1999, 81-250-1697-X / 9788125016977, First Edition, Soft Cover, As New, Slightly Soiled Jacket, 16 Cms x 24.5 Cms 
Printed pages: 247. 017180

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14 Commercial Banks and Monetary Policy in India

Partha Ray

Academic Foundation, New Delhi, India, 2008, 8171886353 / 9788171886357, First Edition, Hard Cover, New, New, 
Printed pages: 279. 030345

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Competition and Collaboration: Parsi Merchants and the English East India Company in 18th Century India, David L. White
15 Competition and Collaboration: Parsi Merchants and the English East India Company in 18th Century India

David L. White

Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, India, 1995, 81-215-0663-8 / 9788121506632, First Indian Edition, Hardbound, New, New, 14 Cms x 23 Cms 
Printed Pages: 215 and 3 maps.. 015819

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16 Crisis, Capital Flows and FDI in Emerging Asia

Ramkishen S. Rajan with Sasidaran Gopalan and Rabin Hattari

Oxford University Press, New Delhi, India, 2011, 0198069723 / 9780198069720, First Edition, Hardcover, New, New, 15 x 23 Cm 
The relative insulation and rapid recovery of emerging Asia from the global financial crisis has evoked considerable interest in the growth experience of the Asian region. This book offers a unique view of this phenomenon through a critical and in-depth analysis of international capital flows, FDI, and exchange rate regimes and choices. Using a combination of quantitative data and analytical rigour, the essays provide answers to a wide array of questions of contemporary relevance such as: ?How has emerging Asia handled booms and busts in capital flows? ?How important are worker remittances as a source of external financing? ?How are FDI flows to emerging Asia from within Asia different as compared to those from OECD economies? ?What are the de jure and de facto policies of foreign bank entry into emerging Asian economies? ?What has been the role of bank lending in India’s robust growth? ?How are emerging Asian currencies managed in the context of global imbalances? While the book covers India, China, and other sub-regions of East and South Asia, it also has valuable policy pointers for other emerging markets. Printed Pages: 273 with numerous b/w illustrations, maps, and charts. 036590

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17 Development of Small and Medium Enterprises in ASEAN Countries

Prof. Tulus Tambunan

Readworthy Publications Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, India, 2009, 8189973983 / 9788189973988, First Edition, Hardcover, New, New, 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 390 with numerous b/w illustrations. 025334

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18 Elsevier's Dictionary of Economics, Business, Finance and Law: Russian-English, 2 Vols.

N.G. Rakipov

Elsevier, 2004, 0444821589 / 9780444821584, First Edition, Hardcover, New, 

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19 Emerging New Industrial Spaces and Regional Development in India (Japanese Studies on South Asia: No. 5)

H. Okahashi (ed.)

Manohar, New Delhi, India, 2008, 8173047332 / 9788173047336, First Edition, Hard Cover, New, New, 15 x 23 Cm 
This volume provides a comparative analysis of the underdeveloped and metropolitan regions and gives special attention to industrial development, labour market characteristics, infrastructure development, urban growth, and the transformation of neighbouring villages. Comparing India with Japan, the volume details the problem and future prospects of the Indian Industrialization. Printed Pages: 197. 027772

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20 Ethics and Business: Concept, Cases and Context

Ananda Das Gupta

Rawat Publications, New Delhi, India, 2005, 81-7033-855-7 / 9788170338550, First Edition, Hardcover, New, New, 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 214. 032148

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21 Facilitating Trade and Global Competitiveness: Express Delivery Services in India

Arpita Mukherjee, Parthapratim Pal, Subrata, Mitra, Ramneet Goswami, Souvik Dutta

Oxford University Press, New Delhi, India, 2012, 0198076398 / 9780198076391, First Edition, Hardcover, New, New, 
Globalization, technological development, and expansion of international trade have created demand for sophisticated logistics infrastructure. It is in this context that this book examines how express delivery services enhance the global competitiveness of Indian industry. Printed Page: 037511

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22 Forty Chances: Finding Hope in a Hungry World

Howard G. Buffett

Simon and Schuster, New York, USA, 2013, 1476750653 / 9781476750651, First Edition, Paperback, New, 15.5 x 23 Cm 
Legendary investor Warren Buffett posed this challenge to his son in 2006, when he announced he was leaving the bulk of his fortune to philanthropy. Howard G. Buffett set out to help the most vulnerable people on earth-nearly a billion individuals who lack basic food security. And Howard has given himself a deadline 40 years to put more than $3 billion to work on this challenge. 40 Chances: Finding Hope in a Hungry World is a new book that captures Howard's journey. Beginning with his love for farming, we join him around the world as he seeks out new approaches to ease the suffering of so many. Printed Pages: 443. 037975

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23 Gender Stereotypes in Corporate India: A Glimpse

Sujoya Basu

Response Books, New Delhi, India, 2008, 8178298511 / 9788178298511, First Edition, Paperback, New, 
A stereotype is a conceptual image that may lead to a simplified view of a person or a thing. Inaccurate stereotypes serve to constrict and limit vision and perception. Gender Stereotypes in Corporate India: A Glimpse explores the theme of `understated` gender stereotypes in the corporate domain in India, while delving into the antecedents and outcomes. Studies suggest that only an insignificant percentage of women managers ever reach the higher echelons of management in most organizations—a phenomenon which can be attributed to the glass ceiling, and the differential treatment meted out to women managers in terms of career mobility, recruitment, evaluation, compensation and other factors. Studies also suggest that gender stereotypes contribute largely to such phenomena. Through three broad studies, the book, a first of its kind, explores existing managerial gender stereotypes in Indian corporates, the antecedents of such stereotypes and the possibility of reducing such stereotypical inaccuracies. The book argues that a basic transformation at the level of policy making, along with a collective will for changing the mindset of the people, is needed to overcome gender differences in organizations as well as educational institutions. This book will interest a wide readership including women professionals, students and trainers in corporate training schools and business schools, sociologists, and organizational psychologists. Printed Pages: 240. 028614

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24 Globalization and Indian Logistics Industry

Dr Girish Mehta

Adhyayan Publishers & Distributors, New Delhi, India, 2009, 8184351909 / 9788184351903, First Edition, Hard Cover, New, New, 15 x 23 Cm 

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25 Globalization, Labor Markets and Inequality in India

Dipak Majumdar and Sandip Sarkar

Routledge, New Delhi, India, 2008, 0415436117 / 9780415436113, First Edition, Paperback, New, 155 x 240 Mm 
Printed Pages: 378. 021917

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26 Gods of Management: The Changing World of Organisations

Charles Handy

Penguin Portfolio, New Delhi, India, 2008, 0143102850 / 9780143102854, First Edition, Paperback, New, 14 x 22 Cm 
‘It was always a myth that there is one best way to manage, but it has been a pervasive myth and a damaging one, to both individuals and organizations. The Greeks at least recognized a variety of gods, even if each had his or her favourite. We need a law of requisite variety in management as well as a theory of cultural propriety.? The four gods of the title symbolize the very different styles of management and culture to be found in today’s organizations. Zeus is the dynamic entrepreneur who rules over companies of the club cluture, characterized by speed of decision and rapid, intuitive communication. Apollo, god of order and bureaucracy, is the patron of the role culture, based not on personalities but on definition of the jobs to be done. Athena, goddess of craftsmen, recognized only expertise as the basis of power and influence: hers is the task culture. Dionysus is the god preferred by artists and professionals within the existential culture, people who owe little or no allegiance to a boss. Under this witty and sparkling allegory, Charles Handy, Britain’s foremost business guru, makes a serious analysis of the changing patterns of work and business. Gods of Management is a world bestseller which is required reading for managers, business students and everyone who wants to be a survivor on a world of constantly changing organizational culture. Printed Pages: 272. 026720

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27 High-Tech Industries: Employment and Global Competitiveness

S.R. Hashim and N.S. Siddharthan (eds)

Routledge, New York, USA, 2008, First Edition, Hardcover, New, 
Printed Pages: 268. 024271

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28 High-Tech Urban Spaces: Asian and European Perspectives

C. Ramachandraiah, A.C.M. Van Westen, and Sheela Prasad (eds)

Manohar, New Delhi, India, 2008, 81-7304-773-1 / 9788173047732, First Edition, Hard Cover, New, New, 15 x 23 Cm 
This book takes a comparative approach in discussing the engagement of hi-tech industries and urban space, and the associated problems and challenges. It presents a range of case studies of India cities, and also dcuments experiences in other Asian countries such as China, Malaysia, Korea and Singapore, and European countries like The Netherlands and France. Printed Pages: 393. 027773

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29 How Asia Works: Success and Failure in the World's Most Dynamic Region

Joe Studwell

Hachette India, Gurgaon, India, 2013, 1846682428 / 9781846682421, First Edition, Paperback, New, 15 x 23 Cm 
A provocative look at what has worked and what hasn't in East Asian economics. Until the catastrophic economic crisis of the late 1990s, East Asia was perceived as a monolithic success story. But heady economic growth rates masked the most divided continent in the world one half the most extraordinary developmental success story ever seen, the other half a paper tiger. Joe Studwell explores how policies ridiculed by economists created titans in Japan, Korea and Taiwan, and are now behind the rise of China, while the best advice the West could offer sold its allies in south-east Asia down the economic river. The first book to offer an Asia-wide deconstruction of success and failure in economic development, Studwell's latest work is provocative and iconoclastic and sobering reading for most of the world's developing countries. How Asia Works is a must-read book that packs powerful insights about the world's most misunderstood continent. Printed Pages: 322. 037899

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30 How China and India are Reshaping Their Future and Yours

Tarun Khanna

Penguin/Viking, New Delhi, India, 2008, 0670081485 / 9780670081486, First Edition, Hard Cover, New, New, 16.5 x 25 Cm 
For the first time since the rise of Western capitalism, entrepreneurs in China and India can ignore New York and London—and still build companies worth billions. Thanks to social and economic revolutions, Asia has captured the best minds and money from all around the world. In Billions of Entrepreneurs, Tarun Khanna uses on-the-ground stories and thorough research to show how China and India are embracing the world on their own distinct terms. Entrepreneurs are powering change through new business models and bringing hope to countless people. Through intriguing, often provocative comparisons of triumphs and travails in both countries, the author illuminates such critical areas as: * The challenges of governing 2.4 billion people with entrepreneurial tendencies * The need for information accessibility, transparency, and reliability * The balance between private property rights and public interests * The need to encourage and fund indigenous enterprise * The role of overseas Chinese and Indians in development back home * The rise of medical tourism and the inequality of health care This book reveals how such differences will influence China’s and India’s future development as well as what the two countries can—and must—learn from each other today. A compelling account, Billions of Entrepreneurs paints a vivid picture of how China and India are reshaping business, politics, and society around the world. Printed Pages: 368. 021391

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31 How India Earns, Spends and Saves: Unmasking the Real India

Rajesh Shukla

Sage Publications, New Delhi, India, 2010, 8132104765 / 9788132104766, First Edition, Hardcover, New, New, 
This book maps the earning, spending and saving profiles of Indians in the post-liberalisation era. It studies how socio-economic, religious and individual characteristics lead to inequality in the incomes of households. Among other aspects of the problematique, it reveals that while a household’s income is primarily dependent on socio-economic factors (occupation, education and age of its chief earner), its economic prosperity is impacted by factors like its spending and saving levels, sectors of employment of members, state of residence, and so on. The book is based on the results of the National Survey of Household Income and Expenditure (NSHIE) 2004?5, conducted under the aegis of the National Council for Applied Economics Research (NCAER). It not only offers valuable insights for economic analysts, policy makers, development professionals and academics, but the primary data of the survey also offers opportunities for further research. Printed Pages: 232. 033379

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32 India and the UAE in Celebration of a Legendary Friendship

Venu Rajamony

Indian Expressions Management Consultancy in association with Motivate Publishing, Dubai, UAE, 2009, 1860632807 / 9781860632808, First Edition, Hardcover with a Slipcase, New, New, 
Printed Pages: 260 with numerous colour illustrations. Limited and numbered edition. 036562

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33 India Policy Forum: 2005-06: Volume 2

Suman Bery, Barry Bosworth, and Arvind Panagariya (eds)

Sage Publications, New Delhi, India, 2006, 0761935401 / 9780761935407, First Edition, Paperback, New, 
The India Policy Forum (IPF) is an annual publication dedicated to analyzing contemporary trends in the Indian economy. Its objective is to carry theoretically rigorous yet empirically informed research tacking current issues relating to India’s economic policy. In particular, it will address issues related to the scope, speed, and desirability of economic reforms in India and their fundamental impact on the country’s social and economic welfare. A joint publication of the National Council of Applied Economic Research in India and the Brookings Institution in the United States, the IPF serves as a forum for a global network of scholars interested in India’s economic transformation. Among the topics covered in the 2005-06 volume are: ?The Impact of Excessive Budget Deficits ?Trends and Issues in Tax Policy and Reform in India ?Whether an Inflation-Targeting Framework is applicable to India ?Employment, Wages, and Inequality ?Universal Telecommunications Service in India Printed Pages: 308. 028570

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34 India Policy Forum: 2006-07: Volume 3

Suman Bery, Barry Bosworth, and Arvind Panagariya (eds)

Sage Publications, New Delhi, India, 2007, 0761936327 / 9780761936329, First Edition, Paperback, New, 
India Policy Forum is a journal which is jointly promoted by the National Council for Applied Economic Research, New Delhi and the Brookings Institution in Washington D.C., with the objective of presenting high-quality empirical research on the major economic policy issues that confront contemporary India. The papers cover a diverse set of macro and microeconomic topics of relevance to policymakers. The prime objective of this volume is to make the policy discussion accessible to a broad nonspecialist audience within India and abroad. This journal is also expected to assist in the development of a global network of scholars interested in India’s economic transformation. Printed Pages: 296. 028569

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35 India Policy Forum: 2007-08: Volume 4

Suman Bery, Barry Bosworth, and Arvind Panagariya (eds)

Sage Publications, New Delhi, India, 2008, 8178299100 / 9788178299105, First Edition, Paperback, New, 
India Policy Forum is an annual publication jointly promoted by the National Council for Applied Economic Research, New Delhi and the Brookings Institution in Washington D.C., with the objective of presenting high-quality empirical research on the major economic policy issues that confront contemporary India. The papers cover a diverse set of macro and microeconomic topics of relevance to policymakers. The prime objective of this volume is to make the policy discussion accessible to a broad non-specialist audience within India and abroad and assist in the development of a global network of scholars interested in India`s economic transformation. Printed Pages: 308. 028568

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36 India Policy Forum: 2008-09: Volume 5

Suman Bery, Barry Bosworth, and Arvind Panagariya (eds)

Sage Publications, New Delhi, India, 2009, 8132101499 / 9788132101499, First Edition, Paperback, New, 
India Policy Forum 2008?9 (Volume 5) comprises papers and highlights of the discussions from the fifth India Policy Forum (IPF) conference, held on July 15-16, 2008, in New Delhi. The annual examines India’s reforms and economic transition using policy-relevant empirical research. It generates theoretically rigorous and empirically informed research on important current and unfolding issues of Indian economic policy. The first paper examines the growth of private schools in India and their influence on the quality of education being imparted. It is an extension of the recent issues of this journal that have evaluated the performance of India’s education system. The second paper addresses the major question of why the growth of manufacturing output and employment in India has been disappointingly low. The final three papers share a common focus on India’s external financial relations. The third paper analyzes the process of capital account liberalization and the integration of India’s financial institutions into the global financial system. The fourth paper measures the evolution of prices in the nontradable and tradable sectors of the Indian economy and seeks explanations for the rise in the relative price of nontradables. The last paper addresses the issue of the adequacy of India’s current foreign exchange reserves. The volume would be useful to researchers and policy-makers in the fields of economics, policy studies, development studies, and political economy. Printed Pages: 320. 028567

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37 India's Liberalisation Experience: Hostage to the WTO?

Suparna Karmakar, Rajiv Kumar, and Bibek Debroy (eds)

Sage Publications, New Delhi, India, 2008, 0761936572 / 9780761936572, First Edition, Hardcover, New, New, 
This book reviews India`s liberalisation measures in the last decade, in cognisance of the impact of the country`s World Trade Oraganisation (WTO) membership on the same. The collection of articles by subject experts recognises that the changes mandated by WTO membership are but one of the three-pronged liberlisation measures that the country has been subjected to—in the external, domestic (industrial policies) and financial sectors. The lucid analyses bear out that rather than being WTO-induced, external liberalisation of most sectors has been part of India`s general economic reform programme, having been shaped by domestic compulsions. India`s Liberalisation Experience: Hostage to the WTO? also analyses how the country has coped with and benefited from its obligations and rights as a WTO member. It attempts to evaluate the impact of the domestic reforms on the country`s economy and the implications thereof on its performance as a WTO negotiator. It tries to dispel the myths regarding the impact of international trade negotiations on India`s ongoing reform processes and its developmental and poverty/livelihood concerns. Thus, it will appeal not only to WTO experts, but also to trade policy analysts, academicians, research students, policy-makers, scholars and economists. Printed Pages: 416. 028564

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India's Overland Trade with Central Asia and Persia during the Thirteenth and Fourteenth Centuries, Joginder K. Chawla
38 India's Overland Trade with Central Asia and Persia during the Thirteenth and Fourteenth Centuries

Joginder K. Chawla

Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, India, 2006, 81-215-1160-7 / 9788121511605, Reprint, Hard Cover, New, New, 14 Cms x 22 Cms 
The thirteenth century opened new vistas in the world history, particularly Asia. It witnessed the rise and fall of different dynasties and ultimately allowed the Mongols to survive as the mightiest power in China, Russia (Kipchak), Central Asia, and Persia for more than a century. They brought under their sway the Islamic lands of the Orient except India where the Turks had already established themselves as a powerful state during this period. The present study is the first of its kind dealing with India's overland trade with Central Asia and Persia during the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries. The book seeks to interpret the working of the political forces in India and her neighbouring countries which shaped the commercial network of the medieval period. Despite the Mongol devastatations, the yasa of Chingiz Khan and the zeal displayed by the Turks created an aura of mercantile activities. Printed Pages: 196 with 2 folding maps. 030623

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39 Industrial Development for the 21st Century

David O'Connor and Monica Kjöllerström (eds)

Orient Longman, New Delhi, India, 2008, 812503398X / 9788125033981, First Edition, Paperback, New, 16 x 24 Cm 
Printed Pages: 441. 023532

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40 International Business and Global Climate Change

Jonathan Pinkse and Ans Kolk

Routledge, New Delhi, India, 2008, 0415415535 / 9780415415538, First Edition, Paperback, New, 155 x 235 Mm 
Printed Pages: 214. 025169

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41 International Competitiveness, Investment and Finance: A Case Study of India

A. Ganesh-Kumar, Kunal Sen and Rajendra R. Vaidya

Routledge, New Delhi, India, 0415312329 / 9780415312325, First Edition, Hardcover, New, New, 14 Cms x 22 Cms 
Studies on international competitiveness have tended to focus primarily on factors such as productivity, costs and technological capabilities, largely ignoring the role of financial factors. In this book the authors offer a fuller account of the determinants of international competitiveness. Using India as a case study, this well-written, concise book covers everything one needs to know to understand how a country becomes internationally competitive, Showing that reforms that pertain to the real sector alone, such as industrial deregulation and trade reforms, are not enough to enhance a country`s competitiveness, the text makes a compelling case for complementary financial sector reforms. Of interest to academics studying international trade, industrial economics and development economics, this book is also guaranteed to be extremely useful for professional economists and those involved with policy making in developed and developing countries. Contents List of figures List of tables Preface 1. Competitiveness, investment and finance: analytical links 2. The policy environment in India 3. The balance of payments and national competitiveness 4. The determinants of sectoral competitiveness 5. Outward orientation: a firm-level analysis 6. Finance constraints, persistent exporting and investment 7. Conclusions and policy implications Appendix Notes References Index. Printed Pages: 159. 027036

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42 Law of Business Contracts in India

Sairam Bhat (ed.)

Sage Publications, New Delhi, India, 2009, 8132102231 / 9788132102236, First Edition, Hardcover, New, New, 
Law of Business Contracts in India brings together in-depth, wide-ranging articles by legal experts in the area of business contracts. It focuses on the modern forms of business contracts and exposits on the historical evolution, judicial interpretation and future applications of such contracts. The articles bridge the gap between the theoretical understanding of contract law and its practical orientation, need, relevance and challenges. The key features of the volume are: - Comprehensive coverage of modern laws on contract formation. - Discussion on the relevance of international laws in the global business context. - Delineation of the modern style, practice and challenges confronting new forms of contracts. - Description of the application of contract law to special contracts. - Discourse on the issues of international taxation and multinational contractual jurisdiction. - Research-based analysis of the common law approach with the Indian perspective on contract law application. The compilation views modern business contracts in a wide variety of commercial segments—from infrastructure to consortium loans, from joint ventures to outsourcing. It will serve as an excellent reference material for students of law, especially commercial law and business contracts. It will also be an exhaustive guide for lawyers and entrepreneurs. Printed Pages: 352. 031078

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43 Liberalizing Foreign Trade, Volume 1: The Experience of Argentina, Chile, and Uruguay

Domingo Cavallo, Joaquin Cottani, Sergio De La Cuadra, Dominique Hachette, Edgardo Favaro and Pablo T. Spiller; Demetris Papageorgiou, Michael Michaely, and Armeane M. Choksi (ed.)

Basil Blackwell, Oxford, UK, 1991, 0-631-166666-1, First Edition, Hard Cover, Very Good, No Jacket, 16 Cms x 24 Cms 
Printed Pages: 259. 003927

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44 Liberalizing Foreign Trade, Volume 3: The Experience of Israel and Yugoslavia

Nadev Halevi, Joseph Baruh and Oli Havrylyshyn; Demetris Papageorgiou, Michael Michaely, and Armeane M. Choksi (ed.)

Basil Blackwell, Oxford, UK, 1991, 0-631-16668-8 / 9780631166689, First Edition, Hard Cover, Very Good, No Jacket, 16 Cms x 24 Cms 
Printed Pages: 375. 003929

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45 Liberalizing Foreign Trade, Volume 4: The Experience of Brazil, Colombia, and Peru

Donald V. Coes, Jorge Garcia Garcia and Julio J. Nogues; Demetris Papageorgiou, Michael Michaely, and Armeane M. Choksi (ed.)

Basil Blackwell, Oxford, UK, 1991, 0-631-16669-6 / 9780631166696, First Edition, Hard Cover, Very Good, No Jacket, 16 Cms x 24 Cms 
Printed Pages: 416. 003930

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46 Liberalizing Foreign Trade, Volume 5: The Experience of Indonesia, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka

Mark M. Pitt, Stephen Guisinger, Gerald Scully, Andrew G. Cuthbertson, Premachandra Athukorala; Demetris Papageorgiou, Michael Michaely, and Armeane M. Choksi (ed.)

Basil Blackwell, Oxford, UK, 1991, 0-631-16671-8 / 9780631166719, First Edition, Hard Cover, Very Good, No Jacket, 16 Cms x 24 Cms 
Printed Pages: 440. 003931

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47 Liberalizing Foreign Trade, Volume 6: The Experience of New Zealand, Spain, and Turkey

Anthony C. Rayner, Ralph Lattimore, Guillermo De La Dehesa, Jose Juan Ruiz, Angel Torres, Tercan Baysan and Charles Blitzer

Basil Blackwell, Oxford, UK, 1991, 0-631-16672-6 / 9780631166726, First Edition, Hard Cover, Very Good, No Jacket, 16 Cms x 24 Cms 
Printed Pages: 425. 003932

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48 Liberalizing Foreign Trade, Volume 7: Lessons of Experience in the Developing World

Michael Michaely, Demetris Papageorgiou and Armeane M. Choksi; Demetris Papageorgiou, Michael Michaely, and Armeane M. Choksi (ed.)

Basil Blackwell, Oxford, UK, 1991, 0-631-16666-1 / 9780631166665, First Edition, Hard Cover, Very Good, No Jacket, 16 Cms x 24 Cms 
Printed Pages: 464 with numerous b/w illustrations. 023241

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49 Merchants, Traders, Entrepreneurs: Indian Business in the Colonial Era

Claude Markovits

Permanent Black, New Delhi, India, 2008, First Edition, Hard Cover, New, New, 
Printed Pages: 304. 033279

Price: 14.75 USD
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50 Microeconomics for Business

Satya P. Das

Sage Publications, New Delhi, India, 2007, 0761935924 / 9780761935926, First Edition, Paperback, New, 
This book breaks away from standard microeconomics textbooks for management students in numerous ways. Some of its relevant and useful features are: - A strong emphasis on concepts, their explanation, understanding and application. - Graphical and logical derivations supplemented by economic intuition in easy-to-understand English, while retaining the rigour of algebraic treatment. - Numerous real-life examples, largely pertaining to India. - Two unique chapters: Demand for Assets and Game Theory and Economic Applications. - Questions at the end of each chapter, emphasising the application of concepts. Printed Pages: 372. 028544

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