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    • Will you buy if others touch it? Evaluation of products touched by others during shopping 

      Abhishek (Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, 2015)
      Research on multisensory nature of consumption has highlighted importance of smell, taste, and touch during product evaluation and subsequent purchase decisions. While sensory cues have a role to play in evaluation of ...
    • WIMC versus innovative self-help modes of restructuring and revitalisation 

      Khandwalla, Pradip N. (2009-12-12)
      Restructuring activity has picked up in corporate India, and many of the largest Indian companies have been opting for the services of Western international management consultants (WIMC). The writings of some of these ...
    • Women and formal and informal science 

      Gupta, Anil K.; Mashelkar, R. A. (2010-07-26)
      In this paper, we compare our insights from the formal scientific sector with our investigations in informal scientific sector. The effort to blend excellence in formal and informal scientific sectors would require overcoming ...
    • Women and leadership roles 

      Parikh, Indira J.; Engineer, Mahrukh (2009-12-14)
      Indian Women and Indian society as a whole has moved from well-entrenched gender-centric roles, (where Man was considered the leader and provider and Woman the idealised deity, but submissive and subservient in day to day ...
    • Women at the workplace - the journey of three generations of women 

      Parikh, Indira J.; Engineer, Mahrukh (2010-01-16)
      Women at the Workplace- The Journey of Three Generations of Women', is based on interviews conducted by the authors of a broad cross-section of women in leadership positions, middle management levels as well as women ...
    • Women in management - a movement from fifties to the next millennium 

      Parikh, Indira J.; Engineer, Mahrukh (2009-12-12)
      This paper provides a panoramic view of Indian Women in Management from the 1950 s to the end of the present century. The paper then looks at new opportunities for women mangers in the next mllennium. Women in Management ...
    • Women in management challenge and opportunities 

      Parikh, Indira J. (2010-01-16)
      Women's roles and so also men's roles exist in the context of a society and culture, which allocates and defines roles for both. Society and culture provide myths and epics depicting the journey of a hero as he unfolds his ...
    • Women in management in India 

      Parikh, Indira J. (2010-03-29)
      This paper is in extension of the paper "Career paths of women in management in India". W.P. No. 884 by the same author. In this paper, the origin and the gradual movement of women's role and identity patterns are discussed ...
    • Women managers from myths to reality 

      Parikh, Indira J.; Kollan, Bharti (2009-09-05)
      The role of women worldwide is undergoing a dramatic change. Women today share the podium with men in almost all the fields, be it in kitchen or in defence. Workingwomen are no longer a rarity and are now accepted as an ...
    • Women managers in transition: from homes to corporate offices 

      Parikh, Indira J.; Shah, Nayana A. (2010-07-22)
      This paper discusses the shift of the Indian society from agrarian to industrial, and from rural to urban with reference to women in this process of transition. The career paths of women in management are classified in ...
    • Workers and management: a socio-historical perspective 

      Parikh, Indira J. (2010-03-19)
      This paper is based on a series of discussions held in INSEAD in 1975. Based on the discussions the ideas have been put together to understand why the relations between workers and management have evolved the way they have ...
    • Workers' cooperative - an Indian experience 

      Seetharaman, S. P.; Mohanan, N. (2010-03-14)
      The history of industrial cooperative is a record of the efforts of the cooperators to bring about harmony between capital and labour. Workers' cooperatives in India are found in (a) Traditional Industries, (b) Small Scale ...
    • Workers' cooperative - an Indian experience 

      Seetharaman, S. P.; Mohanan, N. (2010-03-20)
      The history of industrial cooperative is a record of the efforts of the cooperators to bring about harmony between capital and labour. Workers' cooperatives in India are found in (a) Traditional Industries, (b) Small Scale ...
    • Working capital management in Srilanka 

      Pandey, I. M.; Perera, K. L. W. (2010-07-22)
      The study provides an empirical evidence of working capital management policy and practices of the private sector manufacturing companies in Sri Lanka. The information and data for the study were gathered through questionnaires ...
    • Working capital requirements and credit needs for food grains distribution in India 

      Desai, D. K.; Ramachandran, V. (2010-03-14)
      This paper attempts to estimate the working capital required for the procurement and distribution of foodgrains. To arrive at the financial requirements for foodgrains distribution, estimates of the marketed surplus are ...
    • Working capital trends in India 

      Pandey, I. M. (2010-03-14)
      This paper analysis the working capital trends in the medium and large manufacturing public limited companies in India during 1970-71 to 1975-76. A study of the working capital trends will help to highlight some of these ...
    • Working efficiency in relation to alienation, participation and anxiety 

      Gupta, P. K.; Pestonjee, D. M.; Singh, U. B. (2010-03-13)
      In the present investigation an attempt has been made to study the relationship between alienation, participation, and anxiety with respect to worker efficiency. The study was conducted in a file manufacturing unit having ...
    • World Class Logistics Operations: The Case of Bombay Dabbawallahs 

      Ravichandran, N. (2009-07-25)
      The Bombay Dabbawallahs operation is widely recognized as an outstanding example of excellence in Logistics. It is often quoted as a standard example of six sigma implementation in the Indian context. Because of its ...
    • WTO agreements and Indian agriculture: retrospection and prospects 

      Deodhar, Satish (2010-03-28)
      By the end of 1999 World Trade Organization (WTO) will complete its five years of existence. At that time, re-negotiation on Agreement on Agriculture (AOA) will also begin. It is time to take a retrospective look at what ...
    • WTO agreements on SPS and TBT: implications for food quality issues 

      Deodhar, Satish (2010-04-06)
      Trade liberalization, hoped to be achieved through WTO Agreement on Agriculture (AoA) is expected to lead to export promotion and import substitution opportunities for Indian food sector. However, these opportunities ...