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India's Foreign Policy: The Democracy Dimension

By: S.D. Muni

Price: $11.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cambridge University Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030361

ISBN: 8175967137

Condition: New


In the new millennium, India has joined global initiatives like the Community of Democracies (2000) and the UN Democracy Fund (2005) for promoting democracy. This marks a significant shift in India 's foreign policy as never earlier had India claimed or committed itself to playing a proactive role in promoting and protecting democracy in other countries. India has always remained engaged with the democracy question, particularly in its immediate neighbourhood. India's Foreign Policy: the Democracy Dimension is a study of India 's responses to the challenge of democracy in other countries befo... View more info

Mulberry Sericulture in New Areas: Empowering Tribal Women

By: S.K. Panda

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2014

Seller ID: 701000

ISBN: 9789351250296

Condition: New


Because of its unique features like luster, tensile strength, capacity to absorb dye, silk is popularly known as the “Queen of Textiles”. Sericulture industry has special significance in poverty alleviation as it is labour intensive, less strenuous, requires less capital, low gestation and has good market. Promotion of sericulture covering both on-farm and off-farm activities generates sizable employment opportunity in the rural areas and is of particular relevance to the women, small and marginal farmers. Mulberry sericulture, which contributes bulk of the silk produced in the country, is... View more info

Essays in Longitudinal Thinking: Managing Change With Continuity

By: S.K. Tamotia & Vinayshil Gautam (Eds.)

Price: $12.35

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2005

Seller ID: 700928

ISBN: 8180691918

Condition: New


This is a pioneering effort in creating an anthology of writings in management by leading practitioners of the profession. The anthology spans a period of over 3 decades. Each text is a unique contribution to the growth of management literature dated at the point of time it was written. (Some of them are valid even today an approach, being demonstrated). The volume put together is an example of longitudinal thinking as produces a rich compendium of history of ideas, as documented through publications in Indian Journal of Training and Development (IJTD). This is one of the rare volumes which is... View more info

Human Rights and Poverty in India: Theoritical Issues and Empirical Evidences (In 5 Volumes)

By: S.N. Chaudhary

Price: $98.98

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2005

Seller ID: 700969

ISBN: 8180691802

Condition: New


The 94 papers in this set of five volumes, presented at an international conference, organised by Barkatullah University, Bhopal, analyse the interface between human rights and poverty, with particular reference to India. Dealing with conceptual theoretical and philosophical dimensions of poverty and human rights, they address a wide range of issues pertaining to the situation of human rights and poverty among different social groups in different states of the country. The role of National Human Rights Commission and NGOs in the protection of Human rights and in eradication of poverty has also... View more info

Central Government Budgets in India: An Analysis (2nd Revised and Enlarged Edition)

By: S.P. Ganguly

Price: $11.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2000

Seller ID: 700880

ISBN: 8170228247

Condition: New


Government budgets in a planned economy are instruments of social and economic change in underdeveloped countries. They reflect the thrust areas of such change. Budgetary and financial data capture the dynamics of change taking place in the country during the past few decades. Analysis of Central Government budgetary data falls in the realm of public finance. The macro-economic categories like revenue, expenditure, savings, etc. present an economic picture of the country through their interrelationships. This book analyses the growth in these macro-economic categories and their direction in th... View more info

Control Over Public Finance in India (Foreword by T.N. Chaturvedi)

By: S.P. Ganguly

Price: $18.30

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1997

Seller ID: 700893

ISBN: 8170225884

Condition: New


This book demystifies the inscrutable process of public finance in India, focusing on the systems of control over it and how these controls are exercised. It presents the political, legislative and administrative structure of government in the Constitutional perspective, and the evolutionary historical background. Further, the book explains the entire process in the preparation of the budget at its various stages. It describes how proper utilisation of funds, with efficiency, economy and effectiveness is ensured, and the basic rules that govern them. The book also explains the role of the Publ... View more info

Control Over Public Finance in India (Second Revised Edition)

By: S.P. Ganguly

Price: $10.26

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2007

Seller ID: 700894

ISBN: 8180692914

Condition: New


This book demystifies the inscrutable process of public finance in India, focusing on the systems of control over it and how these controls are exercised. It presents the political, legislative and administrative structure of government in the Constitutional perspective, and the evolutionary historical background. Further, the book explains the entire process in the preparation of the budget at its various stages. It describes how proper utilisation of funds, with efficiency, economy and effectiveness is ensured, and the basic rules that govern them. The book also explains the role of the Publ... View more info

Central Government Budgets in India: An Analysis

By: S.P. Ganguly

Price: $4.15

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 1993

Seller ID: 105761

ISBN: 812120433X

Condition: New


A lucid and Analytical presentation of the Union Government budgets, wit their Financial implications. A valuable book for economists, Policy makers and legislators in identifying the problems leading to fiscal imbalance.Printed Pages: 168. View more info

Capital-Output Relations in Indian Manufacturing (1946-1964)

By: S.R. Hashim and M.M. Dadi

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Baroda, India, The Maharaja Sayajirao University: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026446

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 86. Slightly chipped dust jacket. View more info

Management and Monitoring of Industrial Sickness

By: S.S. Srivastava & R.A. Yadav (Authors)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1986

Seller ID: 700991

ISBN: 8170220815

Condition: New


The book advises the entrepreneurs and managers on the whole spectrum of industrial sickens-causes, prevention and sure. Key parameters of data drawn from technical, financial and operational areas have been used to develop a computer programme which successfully predicts sickness. Included are also the various measures adopted by the government, financial institutions and bank to rehabilitate sick industry. The book outline practical approaches which can be useful in monitoring sickness by managers and other executive staff of industrial units, banks, financial institutions and state-level co... View more info

Rural Urban Fringe: Problems and Management

By: S.S.A. Jafri & B.K. Bajpai (Eds.)

Price: $41.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2012

Seller ID: 701039

ISBN: 8180699056

Condition: New


The rapid expansion of urban area in the metropolitan cities has given rise to the phenomenon of rural-urban fringe, a transition zone between urban and rural settlement sharing the features of both. The contact of urban area with the rural area affects the lifestyle and economy of the rural area on the outskirts of big cities bringing about phenomenal socio-economic transformation. This volume is based on the papers presented at a seminar organised by the Giri Institute of Development Studies, Lucknow. The 35 papers included in the book have been classified into seven main sub-themes: (i) Rur... View more info

Bhutan: New Pathways to Growth

By: Sabyasachi Mitra & Hoe Yun Jeong (Authors)

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 111572

ISBN: 019947401X

Condition: New


The Kingdom of Bhutan has gone through a remarkable socio-economic transformation over the past five decades. It has progressed from a traditional stage of economic development with limited production rooted in one primary sector, to achieving the preconditions for an economic take-off. However, Bhutan is still confronted with a number of development challenges, including a narrow economic base, limited private sector development, underdeveloped credit markets, and a build-up in economic inequality with significant youth unemployment. This book chronicles Bhutan’s development story and discu... View more info

The Hindu Temples in South East Asia: Their Role in Social, Economic and Political Formations

By: Sachchidanand Sahai

Price: $62.80

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100140

ISBN: 8173054282

Condition: New


Many thousand temples built within a time span of about thousand years, before the fourteen century, stand as witness to the creative genius of different communities of Southeast Asia. They also testify to the cultural dialogue between India and Southeast Asia centered on the architectural and planning experiences as coded in the silpasastra texts of India. The present monograph looks at the Khmer temples of Hindu inspiration spread over mainland Southeast Asia both at the level of ideology and praxis, and attempts an integrated account of their symbolical as well as functional aspects. In th... View more info

Job Creation and Poverty Reduction in India: Towards Rapid and Sustained Growth

By: Sadiq Ahmed

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028138

ISBN: 0761936513

Condition: New


Rapid growth since 1980 has transformed India from the world's 50th ranked economy in nominal US dollars to the 12th largest in 2003. When income is measured with regard to purchasing power parity, the Indian economy occupies 4th place, after the United States, Japan, and China. Along with growing incomes, India's increasingly outward orientation and the growing optimism about its economy has led to a sweeping rise in international investors' interest. At the same time evidence suggests that income inequality is rising and the gap in average per capita income between the rich and poor states i... View more info

India's Long-term Growth Experience: Lessons and Prospects

By: Sadiq Ahmed

Price: $12.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028518

ISBN: 076193605X

Condition: New


India’s rapid growth since 1980 is transforming it into a modern economic power. Measured in nominal US dollars, India’s economy has risen from a low rank of 50 in 1979 to 12th position in 2003. In income-to-purchasing power parity, India ranked fourth in the world in 2003, behind only the United States, China, and Japan. Although still classified as a low-income country in terms of per capita nominal US dollars because of its huge population, if present rates of growth continue, India should reach low middle income status by the end of this decade. Due to the closed nature of the Indian ... View more info

Promoting Economic Cooperation in South Asia: Beyond SAFTA

By: Sadiq Ahmed, Saman Kelegama, and Ejaz Ghani (eds)

Price: $20.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031071

ISBN: 8132103114

Condition: New


Promoting Economic Cooperation in South Asia: Beyond SAFTA examines the distinct development dichotomy that exists in South Asia and tries to find a workable solution to bridge this gap. In spite of rapid economic growth since 1980, there is extensive poverty and inequality in South Asia. This dichotomy has two faces: one is highly urbanized and well-linked to global markets and the other is rural, isolated from the global economy and growing very slowly. The large bulk of South Asia’s poor live in the latter environment. The book brings together perspectives from academics, the private sec... View more info

India in the Third Millennium CE: An Inclusive View

By: Saibal Gupta

Price: $19.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 2012

Seller ID: 112368

ISBN: 818069884X

Condition: New


India in the Third Millennium CE, a collection of essays covering a wide range of experience and concerns, is knit together by the incisive and probing mindset of the author, a distinguished surgeon who has travelled extensively and studied several cultures comparatively to draw inferences for India. In the process he comes up with an original analysis of the present Indian reality perceived in social, economic, political and cultural terms, his brilliant insights opening up fresh approaches to contemporary problems. Printed Pages: 276. View more info

Emerging Economic Landscape of Saudi Arabia: Opportunities for India

By: Sameena Hameed

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Aakar Books: 2017

Seller ID: 901664

ISBN: 9789350023891

Condition: New


This Monograph gives a detailed acount of direction and composition of Saudi Arabia's trade. The emerging dimensions and challenges of its energy sector have been elaborately discussed. The Kingdom's recent foray into the exploitation of renewable energy and construction of green buildings are examined. Saudi Arabia's trade and investment is gradually increasing in the West Asian region. India-Saudi economic relations is best with vast complementarities and unexploited potential. The emerging economic scenario in Saudi Arabia opens vast business and collaboration opportunities for India. PRINT... View more info

Dynamics of Global Crisis

By: Samir Amin, Giovanni Arrighi, Andre Gunder Frank & Immauel Wallerstein (Authors)

Price: $5.35

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 109212

ISBN: 9789350020425

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 248. View more info

Intermediate Microeconomics : A Tool-Building Approach

By: Samiran Banerjee

Price: $29.10

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/Manohar Publishers&Distributors: 2018

Seller ID: 1201114

ISBN: 1138493821

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 325 View more info

Financial Markets Institutions and Services

By: Sandeep Goel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Delh, PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd: 2018

Seller ID: 1201516

ISBN: 9789387472693

Condition: New


Description: During the last few years, India, with its strong financial system, has emerged as one of the fastest growing economies in the world. In view of the inevitable importance of financial system globally and in India, the present book is an attempt to provide an up-to-date overview of the Indian financial system and an elaborative discussion on its three wings: financial markets, institutions and services. Printed Pages: 564 View more info

Understanding India’s New Approach to Spatial Planning and Development: A Salient Shift?

By: Sanjeev Vidyarthi, Shishir Mathur & Sandeep K. Agrawal

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2017

Seller ID: 900552

ISBN: 0199472645


Taking the regime change in the early 1990s as a point of departure, this book focuses on the complex nature of India’s ongoing urbanization and transformations in the interrelated, but rarely-studied-together, domains of infrastructure finance and development, local planning practice, and on-the-ground empirical outcomes. The authors pay close attention to regional cities, rural settlements, and the nuances of the shift away from the Nehruvian planning and development model. PRINTED PAGES: 308. View more info

India Nigeria Trade Relations (2000-2013)

By: Sanju Prasad

Price: $10.15

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gen Next Publication/Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2015

Seller ID: 106113

ISBN: 9789380222547

Condition: New


This book is an account of emerging India- Nigeria trade relations over the past decade in three major sectors, namely, energy, health and ICT. It studies how an increased engagement between the two partners has eventually contributed to an evolved and mature India-Nigeria trade relations. This book emphasizes the role of Nigeria in bridging the shortfall in India's energy requirement and thus contributing significantly to India's energy security programme. On the other hand, India has proven to be strategic partner for Nigeria in the fields of healthmainly pharmaceutical and information techn... View more info

The Power of Influence: The Easy Way to Make Money Online

By: Sarah Prout

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Times Group Books: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104894

ISBN: 8126534591

Condition: New


The internet offers a wondrous world of possibilities for anyone with an entrepreneurial streak, including the chance to gain international recognition and influence without even leaving the house! Social media platforms such as Twitter and Facebook make it possible to leverage the most powerful marketing tool available-you!-no technical wizardry or design savvy required.In this candid and accessible book, internet entrepreneur Sarah Prout reveals how anyone, with any level of experience, can build a successful online business and harness the power of influence with social media. She shares he... View more info

Eco-Socialism or Eco-Capitalism?: A Critical Analysis of Humanity's Fundamental Choices

By: Saral Sarkar

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032373

ISBN: 812501795X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 304. View more info

Economic History of Hyderabad State: Warangal Suba (1911-1950)

By: Sarojini Regani (Author) & V. Ramakrishna Reddy (frwd)

Price: $21.38

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 1987

Seller ID: 105668

ISBN: 8121200997

Condition: New


A significant work of economic developments of a backward district on a former princely state. Various factors bearing on the Economics development, such as Political and administrative conditions, education, health, tribal and Urban development have highlighted by the author. With a total area of 82,700 sq. miles and a Population of 181/2 millions, Hyderabad formed one of the premier Native States of pre-Independent India. Of the four Subas or Revenue Divisions into which it was divided administratively, Warangal was one Forest and tribal Infested, and predominantly Telugu-speaking Districts ... View more info

World Edible Nuts Economy

By: Sat Pal Malhotra

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2008

Seller ID: 701072

ISBN: 8180695611

Condition: New


This book reviews the present status problems and future prospects of nine major edible nuts across the world cashew, almond, walnut, chestnut, pecan, pistachio, Brazil nut, hazelnut and macadamia and their contribution towards world economy. Tracing the history and origin of these nuts, it discusses at length their agronomic, climatic and cultural aspects. Further addressing the issue of their demand and supply as well as international trade, it analyses the impact of policies got implemented forcibly by multilateral agencies like World Bank and IMF under their special Adjustment programmes. ... View more info

Sickness in Small Scale Sector: Causes and Cures (With special reference to the role of Commercial Banks

By: Satish B. Mathur

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1999

Seller ID: 701044

ISBN: 8170227445

Condition: New


An present book is to identify the various causes of sickness, both internal external, based on the empirical study of selected live cases of sick SSI units. Some live cases of health units have also been studied to identify the facilitating and hindering factors responsible for the success or failure of the units. A comprehensive comparative study of he distinct profiles of successful and unsuccessful entrepreneurs has also been made, which may prove highly beneficial for the entrepreneurs-both present and prospective-as also for the commercial banks and other financial institutions. Printed ... View more info

Microeconomics for Business

By: Satya P. Das

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028544

ISBN: 0761935924

Condition: 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... View more info

Inclusive Growth and Social Change: Formal, Informal, Agrarian Relations in India

By: Saumya Chakrabarti

Price: $31.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2016

Seller ID: 900561

ISBN: 0199466068


With in-depth theoretical foundations and empirical analysis, the book interrogates the paradigm of ‘growth’ being ‘inclusive’, proposing that only a comprehensive structural change can resolve the challenges of the informal sector. PRINTED PAGES: 656. View more info

Peri Urban Livelihoods: Opportunities and Challenges

By: Shahab Fazal

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2014

Seller ID: 701010

ISBN: 8180699730

Condition: New


Sustaining the rural-urban populations in India has become a challenge in rapidly transforming socio-economic environment. The Peri Urban Interface Livelihoods is an introduction to the growing but complex relationship between urban and rural places at the edge of expanding city – the peri urban interface. The book takes rural-urban inter-actions as its focus, rather than considering them as only a part of either urban development or rural development. It examines a range of interactions and its resultant consequences and transformations in social, economic and cultural environment. The high... View more info

Methodological Issues in Village Based Decentralised District Planning

By: Shankar Majumdar

Price: $7.25

Publisher: Shimla, Indian Institute of Advanced Studies: 2002

Seller ID: 901313

ISBN: 8185952949


Printed Pages: 160. View more info

Economic Philosophy of Mahatma Gandhi

By: Shanti Swarup Gupta

Price: $40.13

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1994

Seller ID: 700909

ISBN: 8170225485

Condition: New


Gandhiji's highly practical approach to life and its problems, to politics in all its ramifications, to economics, in short, in very field of human activity, takes care of the idealistic craving of the human mind. Here lies the impotance of Gandhiji's thoughts and approach. In the present study Dr. S.S. Gupta has analysed some of the basic concepts of Gandhi's economic philsophy in the context of modern economic theory. The author belives that Gandhiji took life as a whole. He was not prepared to divide it into water-tight comprartments. He was convinced that every part of life is interdepende... View more info

Gandhian Holistic Economics

By: Shashi Prabha Sharma

Price: $24.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1992

Seller ID: 700953

ISBN: 8170224462

Condition: New


Gandhian economics is based on paradigm that is fundamentally different from that of modern economics. This book attempts to present a philosophical analysis of Gandhian world view, its accompanying value system and concepts, and examines in detail, now they bear upon economic principles and policy with special reference to the solution of the existing problems. The book offers a penetrating analysis of the dynamics of Gandhian thought and action. The study takes refreshingly new approach to the concept of man and society, goal of life, meaning of growth and the means to achieve the same while... View more info

India's Tryst with Democracy: Changing Contours of Politics, Economy and Society

By: Shashikant Pandey

Price: $52.76

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2017

Seller ID: 700522

ISBN: 9789351252689

Condition: New


This book makes an attempt to understand and explain the way Indian democracy has taken shape in recent years. It seeks to provide insights into different dimensions of India’s democratic experiment. Although covering the various issues relating to democratic challenges in Indian Polity is a herculean task, in this volume an effort has been made to incorporate papers focusing on various dimensions of Indian polity. It also tends to unravel and explain the myriad challenges that have emerged before the Indian state particularly in the post-liberalized era. However, it has also dealt with many... View more info

Productivity, Efficiency and Pricing in India Post

By: Shekhar Kumar Sinha

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2009

Seller ID: 701022

ISBN: 8180696499

Condition: New


This book makes an analytical assessment of the productivity and efficiency of resources used in India Post and how they have changed over a period of time. Critically examining the existing price mechanism being followed in India Post and how it relates to cost recovery, it identifies pricing principles for cost recovery. It further analyses the policy implications with a number of suggestions such as organizational transformation, joint ventures, subsidiaries, introducing. E-commerce and financial products. Inter-temporal and inter-country comparisons with developing and emerging economies h... View more info

The Economy of the Mughal Empire c. 1595: A Statistical Study (Second Edition)

By: Shireen Moosvi

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2015

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 104494

ISBN: 0199450544

Condition: New


Exploring the rich statistical material present in the earliest manuscripts of the A'in-i Akbari—the great official compilation of the Mughal empire—this book challenges and revises widely held views on the economic conditions of the day. It breaks new ground by subjecting the Indian economy c. 1595 to the same kind of quantitative analysis as is employed in the case of contemporary economics. First published in 1987, this seminal work on the economy of the Mughal empire now appears in its second revised and updated edition, with the addition of a new chapter on GDP. In its extensively rev... View more info

Social Dynamics in Contemporary North East India: A Study of Regional Exclusion, Self-Determination Movements and Ethnic Violence

By: Shukhdeba Sharma Hanjabam & J.J. Roy Burman (Authors)

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2013

Seller ID: 701045

ISBN: 8180699390

Condition: New


Northeast is one such region in India which feels and is excluded from rest of the country. It is not just a matter of feeling but almost all development indicators point towards a position of utter backwardness. Apart from these, a major factor of discrimination of northeast lies in the Parliamentary form of democracy in which the population logic of constituency formation has directly marginalised the people of the region. But apart from being neglected, there are many other factors which have been given birth to self-determination movements in the region. Historical reasons are very importa... View more info

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Economic Organisation in Ancient India

By: Shyamsunder Nigam with a Foreword By Dr. G.P. Gupta

Price: $10.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002489

ISBN: 8121502926

Condition: New


This book is refreshing study of some of the basic issues in the current historical debate on early Indian economy and society. It identifies major trends in the writings on early Indian economic history , and analyses the increasingly oppressive nature of ancient Indian land revenue system and the economic role of early medieval south Indian temples. The author not only makes an assessment of the growing literature on the classical phase of Indian feudalism but also provides a critique of recent studies which claim to demolish the theory of Indian feudalism and seek to replace it by the fragi... View more info

Sustainable Rural Livelihood Systems: The Case for India's Inland Fisheries Sector

By: Sib Ranjan Misra

Price: $38.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2012

Seller ID: 701058

ISBN: 8180697851

Condition: New


Understanding the livelihood systems of the poor is crucial to effective poverty reduction. It is true that livelihood of the poor can never be understood in any one-track logic-be it economic, social, technical, cultural or political. The livelihood systems are made up of very diverse elements which-taken together-contribute the physical, economic, social and cultural universe wherein the families live. The livelihood approach puts households of the pooras its central focus. There is no denying the fact that India has observant natural endowments, conventional wisdom and human skills in respe... View more info

Industrialization and Displacement: An Economic Impact

By: Sikta Pati

Price: $35.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2012

Seller ID: 700979

ISBN: 818069867X

Condition: New


This book is the most contemporary and comprehensive work on a very controversial proposed project: Tata Steel at Gopalpur. It has used a wide database to study the economic impact of displacement, especially in the face of the fact that the project did not come up over a period of 11 years, which makes it a unique case in India. It is based on a Ph.D. thesis undertaken by the author. The book will be useful for readers wishing to know about the various aspects of Resettlement & Rehabilitation as well as Corporate Social Responsibility as it covers academic areas of Economics and General Manag... View more info

Management Dynamics of the 21st Century

By: Soumak Palit

Price: $13.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd..: 2017

Seller ID: 700259

ISBN: 9789351283492

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 118. View more info

Comparative Economics Systems: Culture, Wealth, And Power In The 21st Century

By: Steven Rosefielde

Price: $29.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2002

Seller ID: 701799

ISBN: 140512492X

Condition: New


Comparative Economic Systems: Culture, Wealth and Power in the 21st Century explains how culture, in various guises, modifies the standard rules of economic engagement, creating systems that differ markedly from those predicted by the theory of general market competition. This analysis is grounded in established principles, but also assumes that individual utility seeking may be culturally determined, that political goals may take precedence over public well-being, and that business misconduct may be socially detrimental. The book clarifies conceptual misunderstandings about the comparative me... View more info

Information and Communication Technology in Development: Cases from India

By: Subhash Bhatnagar and Robert Schware (eds)

Price: $9.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028932

Condition: New


This book documents the successful use of information and communication technology (ICT) in rural development. The book begins with an introductory chapter that traces the history of ICT use in rural India, examines some of the problems that have afflicted the implementation of rural development programmes, at the same time showing how ICT applications could help overcome them, assesses the early efforts in ICT use, and proposes a scheme by which to classify ICT applications. Printed Pages: 232. View more info

Corporate Governance In India: An Evaluation

By: Subhash Chandra Das

Price: $17.30

Publisher: New Delh, PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd: 2018

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 1201524

ISBN: 9789387472976

Condition: New


This comprehensive and thoroughly revised text, now in its fourth edition, continues to give a clear analysis of the principles and practices of corporate governance prevalent in India as well as in other industrialized countries of the world. Now, the book incorporating the latest information on the subject finds relevance with the new Companies Act, 2013 and Rules, 2014 and also with the SEBI (Listing Obligation and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2015. The book begins with an introduction to corporate governance, and then moves onto the evaluation of corporate governance system. It p... View more info

Globalization and Indian State: Education, Health and Agricultural Extension Services in Punjab

By: Sucha Singh Gill, Sukhwinder Singh & Jaswinder Singh Brar (Authors)

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 109242

ISBN: 9789350020340

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 135. View more info

Gender in the Market Economy

By: Sudeshna Mukherjee

Price: $44.15

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2015

Seller ID: 701727

ISBN: 8131607054

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Contents 1. Gender Discrimination and Inclusive Growth / Jasbir Singh 2. Social and Spatial Meanings of Respect / Nitya Rao 3. The Emerging Market of Care Work / Vinita Singh and Kalinath Jha 4. Feminine Representation and Identity as the Vulnerable Workforce in the Indian Cinema Industry / Nirmala M.N. 5. Ghataks, Marriage Bureaus, Astrologers / Madhurima Mukhopadhyaya 6. Internet Arranged Marriages / Namratha Mogaral 7. Caste-Based Prostitution / Anwesha Ghosh 8. Mysore Kalyanam / Moly Kuruvilla and Dilshad Valasseri 9. New Market Economy and Problems of Women’s Health in India / Heena K. ... View more info

CLASSICAL ECONOMIC THEORY

By: Sudhanshu Bhushan

Price: $16.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 1996

Seller ID: 701811

ISBN: 8170333326

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The book presents classical economic theory as a systematized body of knowledge. It had its beginnings in the writings of Physiocrats and Smith. Through critical and constructive writings of Ricardo and Marx, it developed into an analytical system of thought which was later brought to the forefront by Piero Sraffa. A More focused attention towards classical theories may be presented in terms of its theoretical structure is sharp opposition to the neo-classicals. Within the framework of surplus approach the problematics of the classicals centre round the questions of value, distribution and the... View more info

Poverty and Human Wellbeing: The Indian Context

By: Sudip Chakraborty

Price: $20.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2014

Seller ID: 701016

ISBN: 9789351250623

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The principal aim of the book is to unravel the narrowness of India’s official definition of poverty that results in underestimation of it. The government’s euphoria over its success in bringing down headcount poverty in recent time is watered down by the revelation of pervasive malnutrition among women and children in India. Something, therefore, is wrong with the official estimation. Poverty must not be construed as a state of consumption deficits or income deficits. Poverty, in its comprehensible implication, has been plaguing our fellow beings in different corners of the world. Fast gr... View more info

India Macroeconomics Annual 2008

By: Sugata Marjit (ed.)

Price: $12.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028530

ISBN: 8178299399

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India Macroeconomics Annual 2008, like the annuals for the earlier two years, provides a macroeconomic update on the state of the country’s economy and discusses issues that were pertinent during the course of the year. It analyses macroeconomic events using macroeconomic and statistical tools. The first section of the annual surveys stock market development and private capital accumulation in the country. The second section contains research papers on a wide range of topics such as labour, fiscal issues, banking and finance, econometrics, computations and mathematical methods, foreign dire... View more info