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Indian Journal of Economics and Business

An analysis of perception of foreign direct investment in India

An analysis of perception of foreign direct investment in India Janardhana A. Alse Abstract Foreign direct investment to India increased from a mere $97 million in 1990-91 to $5,526 million in 2004-05 because of institutional restructuring. This investment led to a change in technological, economic and social conditions in India. Our analysis using Likhert scale […]

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Impact of environmental pressures and culture on factors influencing the requirements of human resources engaged in it applications

Impact of environmental pressures and culture on factors influencing the requirements of human resources engaged in it applications Vijay K. Agrawal Abstract The objective of the study is to identify the effect of cultural and environmental pressures on the factors influencing the requirements of human resources engaged in information technology applications based on the experience […]

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How to promote energy efficiency in small enterprises? An economic analysis of small enterprise clusters in India

How to promote energy efficiency in small enterprises? An economic analysis of small enterprise clusters in India M.H. Bala Subrahmanya Abstract This paper probes the role of labour and energy intensity in the economic performance of small enterprises with reference to brick making in Malur, foundries in Belagaum, rice mills in Raichur and Oil mills […]

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Assets-liabilities management in banks—a case of Kuwait

Assets-liabilities management in banks—a case of Kuwait Batool K. Asiri Abstract The Statistical Cost Accounting (SCA) method is used to test whether asset and liability of a bank could help forecast its profits. All Kuwaiti Listed Banks have been examined over the period 1980-1997 for the asset-liability relationship. Considering the size difference, the sample was […]

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Competitive strategies adopted by vegetable retailers in Mumbai city of India—an insight

Competitive strategies adopted by vegetable retailers in Mumbai city of India—an insight Veena Goel Abstract Study indicated the emergence of a more modern retail sector in the midst of traditional wet markets. To cope up with the resource constraints, small and medium sized retailers target the medium and low-price market segments, design merchandise mixes with […]