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Choosing the right mix: market state and institutions for environmentally sustainable industrial growth
Efficiency, Growth and Exports are the main items on nationzs economic agenda. There is some concern (perhaps not adequate) for developing Safety Nets for people hurt/left out by growth. Unfortunately environmental ...
Should we save, what serves only human ends? a review on environmental ethics
Ethical dilemma arise in pursing conservation of environment at different levels. In this paper, we review various ethical philosophies and identify the determinants of responsibility. Boundary of pain, responsibility ...
Greenhouse cultivation in a hot arid area
A facility for controlled environment agriculture is under investigation at Kothara (Kutch), a hot and extremely arid region. It consists of a greenhouse of 120 m2 floor area coupled in closed-loop mode to an earth-tube- ...
Organizations and men and women managers: approaches and perspectives in training
The paper "Organizations and Men & Women Managers: Approaches and Perspective in Training" presents the existing models and approaches in training which are brought to the third world countries. For example, four such ...
Industrial restructuring, unions and the state: the case of textile mill workers in Ahmedabad city
This paper looks at the case of 50,000 odd workers who lost their jobs between 1983-84 as a result of closure of privately owned textile mills in Ahmedabad city. In a large majority of cases, these workers did not receive ...
Documentary on IIMA
(Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, 2011)
Citizen and experts in policy deliberation
(Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, 2011-09-30)
This chapter examines deliberative democratic theory and various deliberative experiments that can inform it. It illustrates how these efforts pose questions of expertise and complexity that have yet to be adequately taken ...
An Arrested Virtuous Circle? Higher Education and High-Tech Industries in India
This paper provides a brief but comprehensive overview of linkages between higher education and the high-tech sector and study the major linkages in India. It finds that the links outside of the labour market are weak. ...
The Dynamic Relationship between Price and Trading Volume: Evidence from Indian Stock Market
This study investigates the nature of relationship between price and trading volume for 50 Indian stocks. Firstly the contemporaneous and asymmetric relation between price and volume is examined. It examines the dynamic ...
Introducing Competition in Container Movement by Rail
Container movement by rail was a monopoly of Indian Railways (IR) until recently and its subsidiary, Container Corporation (CONCOR), was the sole operator of container trains. Entry of other entities has been driven by ...