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New Arrivals (February 2006)


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BOOKS

Agriculture
Title :

Agricultural subsidies and negotiations: strategies and options

Author : Parthapratim Pal
Pub. Details : CENTAD, New Delhi, 2005
Notes :

This paper analyses the provisions of Annex A of the July Framework and shows that, by itself, the July Package will not lead to any real decrease in the domestic levels of subsidies in developed countries. This paper points out that there are some waivers built into the Framework, which may allow developed countries to maintain and, in some cases, even to increase domestic farm support and still remain WTO-consistent. 

Keywords :

Agricultural subsidies, Agricultural negotiations, July framework, WTO, India, Domestic subsidies - developed countries 


Budget - India
Title : Union budget 2006-2007
Pub. Details : Ministry of Finance, Government of India
Notes :

This contains budget speech, key to budget documents, annual financial statement, demands for grants, the finance bill 2006,0o Statements laid before Parliament as required under the fiscal responsibility and budget management act, 2003, Expenditure budget, Receipts budget, Budget at a glance, Memorandum explaining the provisions in the finance bill, 2006.

Keywords :

Union budget - India


Budget-Railway
Title : Railway budget 2006-07
Pub Details : Ministry of Railway, Government of India, New Delhi, 2006
Notes :

Budget papers of Railway budget for 2006-2007.

Keywords :

Railway budget - India


Corporate Governance
Title :

Corporate governance in public sector enterprises

Author : S M Dewan (ed.)
Pub. Details : Dorling Kindersley, Delhi, 2006
Notes : This book attempts to understand issues of corporate governance in the case of the public sector enterprises in India. 
Keywords : Corporate governance, Public sector enterprises, Independent directors, Management, Case study

Cost of Conflict - Sri Lanka
Title :

Cost of conflict in Sri Lanka

Author : Semu Bhatt, Devika Mistry
Pub. Details : Strategic Foresight Group, Mumbai, 2006
Notes :

This booklet enumerates the past, present and the future costs associated with the Sri Lankan conflict and provides three scenarios for the island country for the period of 2006-10 and beyond. Scenario no. 1 is based on the assumption that the Sri Lankan Government and the LTTE manage to uphold the ceasefire agreement till 2010. Scenario no. 2 is based on the assumption that peace negotiations fail sometime in 2006 or 2007, resulting in a military standoff between the Sri Lankan Government and the rebels. Scenario no. 3 is based on the assumption that a successful power-sharing agreement between the Sri Lankan Government and the LTTE comes through by 2006-07, leading to normalcy within the country.

Keywords :

Conflict Resolution - Sri Lanka, Cost of Conflict, War cost


Excellence Award
Title :

Leadership and excellence award in SHE (Safety, Health and Environment) 2005 [16-17 February 2006: Chennai]

Pub. Details : Confederation of Indian Industry, Chennai, 2005
Notes :

Background material containing the presentations made by the 23 companies at the CII (SR) Leadership & Excellence Award in SHE 2005, held on 16 and 17 February 2006 at Chennai.

Keywords :

Leadership and excellence award , CII Awards , Safety , Health and Environment , Case studies


Economic Growth

Title :

Essays on macroeconomic policy and growth in India

Author : Shankar Acharya
Pub. Details :

Oxford University Press, New Delhi, 2006

Notes :

This collection of essays provide a coherent, insightful, and judicious analysis and critique of macroeconomic policy and economic reform in India.

Keywords :

Macroeconomic policy and growth - India, Economic growth, Economic Development, Economic reforms, India


Economic Growth

Title : Tomorrow's India: Another Tryst with destiny
Author : B G Verghese
Pub. Details : Penguin, New Delhi, 2006
Notes : Almost sixty years ago, Nehru spoke of India's tryst with destiny at the dawn of Independence. In the constitution of the new republic that was framed a few years later, the goals and values of that vision were unfolded. How far have we progressed since then and what is it that destiny now holds for tomorrow's India?
Keywords : Economy , Governance , Diplomacy and security , Heritage and culture

Economic Survey
Title :

Economic survey 2005-2006

Pub. Details : Economic Division, Ministry of Finance, Government of India, New Delhi, 2006
Notes :

Government of India survey for economic performance during 2005-2006.

Keywords :

Economic survey - India


Indian Administrative Service
Title :

Civil List 2006

Pub. Details : Ministry of Personnel , Public Grievances and Pensions , Department of Personnel and Training , Government of India, New Delhi, 2006
Notes :

Combined list of IAS Officers appointed under various categories defined by the Indian Administrative Service.

Keywords :

Indian Administrative Service , IAS , India


Industrial Growth
Title :

Handbook of industrial policy and statistics 2003-2005

Pub. Details : Office of the Economic Adviser, Department of Industrial & Promotion, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India, New Delhi, 2005
Notes :

This issue of the Handbook of industrial policy and statistics is the 14th issue of the kind. The last issue before this publication pertained to the year 2002. This issue of the handbook contains development data (statistics on following keywords) during the years 2003, 2004 and partly for 2005.

Keywords :

Industrial policy, Index of Industry Promotion, Industrial performance - sector wise, Industrial growth, Foreign direct investment, FDI, Public sector enterprises, Small scale sector, Employment and industrial relations, Macroeconomic data, GDP, Whole sale index price, Research and Development, State profiles


Information Technology - USA
Title : Cyberstates 2005: a state by state overview of the high technology industry [in USA]
Pub. Details : American Electronics Association, Washington, DC, 2005
Notes :

This report provides one-page snapshots of the electronics and information technology industry for each state. The report includes 2004 national data on high-technology employment, trade, and venture capital investments, high-tech wages, establishments, payroll, and research and development expenditures.

Keywords :

Electronics industry - United States, Information technology industry - United States, High-technology employment, Trade, and venture capital investments, High-tech wages, and Research and development expenditures, USA


Infrastructure and Poverty Reduction
Title :

Assessing the impact of transport and energy infrastructure on poverty reduction

Author : Cynthia C Cook, et al.
Pub. Details : ADB, DFID, JBIC, and WB, 2005
Notes :

This book addresses the contribution of transport and energy infrastructure to poverty reduction.

Keywords :

Infrastructure and poverty, Impact assessment, Transport and energy infrastructure, Poverty reduction


Institution Building
Title :

Impressions about an institution builder

Pub. Details :

CII, New Delhi, 2004

Notes :

Mr Tarun Das took on a new role from the 17th of June 2004 - that of Chief Mentor of CII, after having led the organisation for 30 years. This booklet presents the impressions of over 50 eminent persons from around the world who made the effort to record their personal views of Mr Das.

Keywords :

Tarun Das and CII, Institution building


Management
Title :

Strategies of winning organizations

Author : Upinder Dhar, Santosh Dhar, Vinit Singh Chauhan
Pub. Details : Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore, and Excel Books, New Delhi, 2005
Notes :

Essays on finance, human resources, IT and BPO, and Marketing.

Keywords :

Finance, Human resources, IT and BPO, Marketing


Management
Title : The five step discovery process manual
Author : Prof. Shoji Shiba
Pub. Details : CII, New Delhi, 2005
Notes :

One essential skill required by CEOs and upper management of companies is to 'perceive symptoms of change' and create a clear concept of the future. This training manual aims to create a new methodology to discern symptoms of change and to create future concepts, models and hypotheses.

Keywords :

Change management, Skill development, Management


SMEs
Title : Analysing success and failure factors for SMEs
Author : CII, State Bank of India and ACNielsen
Pub. Details : Confederation of Indian Industry ( CII ), New Delhi, 2005
Notes :

This survey of more than 500 SMEs across the four Western Region States of CII aims to focus on the key issues that lead to failure of SMEs and develop a roadmap for the future. The report crystallizes the strengths, weaknesses and solutions of the SME sector.

Keywords :

SMEs in India, Strength and Weaknesses, Small Scale Industries


Statistics - India
Title :

Statistical outline of India 2005-06

Pub. Details : TATA Services Limited, Mumbai, 2006
Notes :

A pocket book containing basic economic indicators of India.

Keywords :

Statistics - India, National income, Population, Agriculture, Mining industry, Energy, IT and telecom, Foreign trade, Transport and communications, Corporate statistics, Capital market, States, Investment, FDI, Labour and employment, Productivity, Money, banking and insurance, Public finance, Social sector, prices, Five year plans, WTO, International comparisons


Training
Title :

Training and consulting: designing, developing and delivering training and consulting interventions

Pub. Details : International Trade Centre, UNCTAD, WTO, Geneva, 2005
Notes :

This handbook is designed to address the difficulties encountered when providing business development training and counselling services to SMEs in developing countries. The objective of the programme is to help institutions responsible for supporting SMEs to improve their capacity by developing teams of trainers to train both other trainers and consultants.

Keywords :

Training, Training for business development, Business Development Services, Business management, Consulting services, Manuals


Rural Development
Title : India rural development report: rural institutions 2005
Author : National Institute of Rural Development
Pub. Details : National Institute of Rural Development, Ministry of Rural Development Government, Hyderabad, 2005
Notes :

This report is about the role of institutions for socio-economic transformation of the rural areas in India. The four key areas discussed in this report are: agriculture development, social and human development, poverty and employment and institutions.

Keywords :

Rural development, Rural institutions, Agriculture development, Agricultural growth, Food Security, Social infrastructure, Social sector development, Institutional infrastructure, Social development, Human development, Rural Poverty and employment, India


Securities Market
Title :

Indian securities market: a review

Author : National Stock Exchange of India Limited
Pub. Details : National Stock Exchange of India Limited, Mumbai, 2005
Notes :

This publication reviews the developments in the securities market in India.

Keywords :

Securities market in India, Primary market, Secondary market - trading, Clearing and settlement, Debt market, Derivatives market.


Urban Development
Title :

Urban statistics handbook 2000

Pub. Details : National Institute of Urban Affairs, New Delhi, 2000
Notes :

This handbook intends to provide complete information about urban development in India. The chapters included are urbanisation and migration, economy and employment, housing, infrastructure, transport, health and education, poverty, environment, plan outlay and SAARC countries

Keywords :

Urbanisation and migration, Economy and employment, Housing, Infrastructure, Transport, Health and education, Poverty, Environment, Plan outlay and SAARC countries


CII PUBLICATIONS

1

Enterprise intelligence platform for government: key elements, challenges and approach / by Peter Dorrington and Satyajit Dwivedi

2

Impressions about an institution builder

3

The five step discovery process manual

4

Analysing success and failure factors for SMEs

5

Leadership and excellence award in SHE (Safety, Health and Environment) 2005 [16-17 February 2006: Chennai] - Proceedings

6

Proceedings of the Seminar on leading the good life [8-12 February 2006: Goa] / The Aspen Institute India

RESEARCH PAPERS

1

Sustainable tribal development model case of WADI / Dr Dilip Shah [NABARD, Mumbai, 2005]

2

Contracting farming as means of value-added agriculture / Dr C S Deshpande [NABARD, Mumbai, 2005]

3

Risk philosophy: an enquiry into risks and uncertainties in agriculture and the role of credit / Dr N A Mujumdar [NABARD, Mumbai, 2005]

4

Viability of rainfed agriculture in semi-arid regions / M S Bhatia [NABARD, Mumbai, 2005]

5

The tea industry in India: a survey / Dr K G Karmakar, Dr G D Banerjee [NABARD, Mumbai, 2005]

6

Post WTO era: impact on export prospects of livestock products / Dr S P Singh [NABARD, Mumbai, 2005]

7

Pricing of crop loans by co-operative banks / R Bhaskaran, S Muralidaran, K Roy [NABARD, Mumbai, 2005]

8

Female labour supply in rural India: an econometric analysis / Purnamita Dasgupta, Bishwanath Goldar [Institute of Economic Growth, University of Delhi, 2005]

9

India ASEAN FTA: business complementarities trade advantage and rules of origin - a survey of Indian industry / ASSOCHAM, New Delhi, 2005

10

India European Union strategic ties: the road ahead / ASSOCHAM, New Delhi, 2005

11

India-Pakistan: bilateral trade relations - potential for a breakthrough - a study / ASSOCHAM, New Delhi, 2005

12

Textile sector of India: strengths, weakness, opportunities & threats in the quota free regime / ASSOCHAM, New Delhi, 2005

13 White paper on equity conversion option / ASSOCHAM, New Delhi, 2005
14

India's trade and investment opportunities : a study / ASSOCHAM, New Delhi, 2005


DIRECTORIES

1

India 2006-2007 business directory / Amelia Publication

2

[Directory] of Czech exporters and importers 2006 / Inform Net Partners

3

Directory of central government officials 2006 / Delhi Information Bureau

4

Directory of diplomatic missions and consulates 2006 / Delhi Information Bureau

5

8th Autoexpo [12-17 January 2006: New Delhi]: exhibitor catalogue / CII

6

Defexpo 2006 - 4th land and naval systems exhibition [31 January - 3 February 2006: New Delhi]: show catalogue / CII

7

CII Kerala Members Directory 2006 / CII

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