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Evolving an effective management information system to monitor co-management of forests
(Economic and Political Weekly, 2009-05-02)
The failure of the Joint Forest Management programme since 2000 to sustain the growth in afforestation achieved during the 1990s is a cause for concern. This paper looks at the necessity of developing an effective management ...
Challenges of identity management: a context in rural India
(Information Security and Digital Forensics 2009, 2009-04-15)
An efficient identity management has been an aspiring and dream for many nations and organizations. The objectives for uniquely identifying individuals have been different for different entities. For some, the need for ...
Mapping expressive differences around the world: the relationship between emotional display rules and individualism versus collectivism
(Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 2008-11-02)
Despite the importance of the concept of cultural display rules in explaining cultural differences in emotional expression and despite the fact that it has been more than 30 years since this concept was coined, there is ...
Bringing about changes at a large engineering college: lessons for designers and implementers of large scale change efforts
(Organization Development Journal, 2008-11-11)
This paper outlines a change management program undertaken at Maritime Engineering Institute in India. The intervention came in the form of a focused three month effort where the first author, a professor of OB at a leading ...
Self employment and human capital
(Indian Journal of Labour Economics, 2008-11-10)
The structure of production in the process of economic development embodies a shift from self-employment to wage work. This paper develops a simple labour allocation framework to explain this. The extent of human capital ...
Store choice in an evolving market
The objective of this study is to identify, at a macro level, the drivers of store choice in various product categories, in the context of the evolving retail industry in India. The paper attempts to correlate the distinct ...
Management development for women
There has been a recent upsurge of interest in the provision of management development opportunities for women. The A.T.M. has run a one-day seminar on the topic (see Chambers, 1979) and has established a Special Interest ...
Indian agriculture: retrospective and prospects
As India has depend almost exclusively on her own efforts and resources, she must not depend too much on external markets in the short run. She must economize on resources in all fronts ans channel them towards building ...
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