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Vol. 4, No. 1

Jan-Feb 2007

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AUTO COMPONENT
Title :

Emerging auto component SMEs of India

Pub. Details : Dun and Bradstreet Information Services India, Mumbai
Contents :

This book deals with chapters: 1) Overview of auto component sector ; 2) SMEs in auto component industry ;  3) Profiles of auto component companies ;  4) Emerging auto component SMEs of India

Keywords :

SMEs, Small and medium enterprises, Micro small and medium enterprises in India, SMEs in auto component industry, Auto component sector , Emerging auto component SMEs of India, Automobiles


BUDGET
Title :

Union budget 2007-2008

Pub. Details : Ministry of Finance , Govt of India, New Delhi, 2007
Notes :

India's central budget documents for 2007-2008.

Keywords :

Union Budget , India , Finance , Economy , Revenue , Capital , Expenditure , Corporation tax , Income tax , Customs , Excise , Receipts , Borrowings , Non tax revenue , Non debt capital , Plan assistance , Duties , Subsidies, Defence , Interest rate , Central plan , States , Finance Bill , Provisions , Grants , Central Government


COURIER INDUSTRY
Title :

Report on express service industry in India

Pub. Details : Credit Analysis and Research Limited : Mumbai , 2006
Contents :

Overview of Express industry ; Major features of India's express service industry ; Major issues concerning the industry ; Recent trends in express service industry , opportunities and outlook ; Perceptions of End - users of express services.

Keywords :

Courier Service industry , India , Express services , Specialized and value added services , Express service industry, Role of express service industry in Indian economy


ECONOMIC GROWTH
Title : Planet India : how the fastest-growing democracy is transforming the world
Author : Mira Kamdar
Pub. Details : Scribner : New York , 2007
Notes :

The world's fastest-growing democracy, India has the youngest population on the planet, and a middle class as big as the population of the entire United States. Not only is India the ideal market for the next new thing, but with a highly skilled, English-speaking workforce, elite educational institutes, and growing foreign investment, India is emerging as an innovator of the technology that is driving the next phase of the global economy.

Keywords : Emerging economies , India , Social change - India , Social conditions -India, Economic conditions - India , Education , Indian cities , AIDS , Health , China

ECONOMIC REFORMS
Title : Economic reforms in India : pro-poor dimensions
Author : Sujata Singh , Aasha Kapur Mehta , R K Tiwari
Pub. Details : Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA) and  UNDP : New Delhi , 2006
Notes :

This books deals with India's economic reforms.

Keywords :

Economic reforms , Economic development , Indian economy , Policies , Poverty in India , Health , Agriculture , Services , Infrastructure


ECONOMIC SURVEY
Title : Economic survey 2006-2007
Pub. Details : Economic Division, Ministry of Finance, Government of India, New Delhi, 2007
Notes :

Government of India survey for economic performance during 2006-2007.

Keywords :

Economic survey , Statistics , India , Economic indicators , Public finance , Monetary and banking developments , securities markets , prices and food management , External sector , industry , agriculture , infrastructure , social sector


ECONOMY - AMERICA
Title :

The past and future of America's economy : long waves of innovation that power cycles of growth

Author : Robert D Atkinson
Pub. Details : Edward Elgar Publishing , UK , 2004
Notes :

This book discusses topics such as: How technology drives economic and social transformations ; Modernizing public policies for the new economy.

Keywords :

US Economy, Economic growth - USA , Economic policy Framework , Knowledge based economy, Public policy


ECONOMY - INDIA
Title :

A view from the outside : why good economic works for everyone

Author : P Chidambaram
Pub. Details : Penguin Books India , New Delhi , 2007
Notes :

This book is a collection of columns that assesses the promises and performance of the NDA government in the period 2002 to 2004. The columns, originally published in the Indian Express and the Financial Express, reflect the views of Chidambaram, finance minister between 1996 and 1998 and again from 2004 onwards, on a range of issues that remain important regardless of the government in power. They also provide snapshots of the Indian economy in good times and bad. This collection covers subjects such as agriculture, reforms, budgets, forex reserves, economic growth and tax policies. It also offers perceptive political analyses and some telling comments on social issues.

Keywords :

Economics , Agriculture , Foreign investment , Budget , Policies and governance , Taxation , Politics , Elections , International relations , Monetary policy


ECONOMY - INDIA
Title :

Rethinking India's future : prosperity of the periphery

Author : Sundeep Waslekar ,  Ilmas Futehally , Leena Pillai
Pub. Details : International Center For Peace Initiatives , Mumbai , 2003
Notes :

This report is divided into two parts. The first part analyses the present situation of India. The second part provides three scenarios for India's future , along with suggestions for translating the best scenario into a reality. The future is , to a great extent , a product of the policy choices made at present. The scenarios in the second part indicate implicit cost and benefits of alternative policy frameworks.

Keywords :

Economy , Indian economy ,  Geo economics , India in the world , Rural employment , Food security , Land and water availability , China , Factors influencing conflicts in India , Naxalism in central India , Conflict zones in India , Employment opportunity , India's future scenarios , Relationship with Pakistan , Transformation process , Agro industrial revalution


EMPLOYMENT
Title :

Jobs , technology and employability : redefining the social contract

Author : Richard P Adler
Pub. Details : Aspen Institute : Washington , 1998
Contents :

The new economy ; Learning and employability ; New initiatives , New proposals ; Beyond employability

Keywords :

Employers , Jobs ,  Learning and employability , Public private partnership , Training , Technology , Employability, Employer - Employee relationship , Government training programme


ENERGY
Title :

Exploration and production opportunities in India

Pub. Details : Directorate General of Hydrocarbons : New Delhi , 2006
Notes :

This book discusses topics such as: Energy sector ; Coal and lignite ; Hydrocarbons ; Power sector ; Renewable energy sources ; Some articles on related themes ; Environment ; Economic indicators ; Energy units and conversion factors.

Keywords :

Hydrocarbons , Geo-scientific information , Energy sector , Coal , Lignite , Hydrocarbons , Power sector , Renewable energy sources , Environment , Economic indicators , Energy units , India , Statistics , Data tables , Private power policies


ENERGY
Title :

National awards on energy conservation for industries , office buildings , hotels and zonal railways 2006

Pub. Details : Ministry of Power , Government of India : New Delhi , 2006
Notes :

National awards on energy conservation for industries , office buildings , hotels and zonal railways 2006.

Keywords :

National awards , Energy conservation industries , National energy conservation award , Awards winners , Aluminium , Cement , Chemicals , Chlor alkali , Fertilizer , Glass , Integrated steel plants , Pulp ,  Paper , Petrochemicals , Refinery , Textile , Mining, India


INDIA-CHINA
Title :

Dancing with giants : China , India and the global economy

Author : L Alan Winters and Shahid Yusuf (eds)
Pub. Details : The World Bank , Institute of Policy Studies : Washington , 2007
Notes :

The book discusses about the China's and India's interactions with the global trading and financial systems and documents their impact on global economy.

Keywords :

China , India China relations , World economy ,  India China bilateral trade , Commodities identified for export to china , Foreign trade and investment in China , Energy and emissions , Economic growth


INDIA - FACTS AND FIGURES
Title :

India 2007 : a reference annual

Pub. Details : Publication Division , Ministry of Information and Broadcasting , Government of India, 2007
Notes :

India 2007 portrays diverse aspects of this large country's progress through the year that has gone by. The reference annual is a compilation of authentic information on demographic features, politics, economy, art & culture, obtained from various central ministries, states, union territories and many important organisations. This is an excellent source of information on India.

Keywords :

India , Indian economy , Land and people , National symbols , Policies , Agriculture , Art and culture , Economic data , Commerce , Communications , Defense , Education , Energy , Environment , Finance , Food and civil suppliers , Health and family welfare , Housing , India and world , Industries , Justice and Law , Labor , Mass communication , Planning , Rural development , Scientific and technological development , Transport , Water resources , Welfare , Youth affairs and sports , States and union Territories , Dairy of national events , Art and culture , Central ministries , States , Important organisations


INTERNATIONAL TRADE
Title : Direction of trade statistics yearbook 2006
Author : International Monetary Fund ( IMF )
Pub. Details : International Monetary Fund ( IMF ) , Washington DC , 2006
Notes :

This publication, 'Direction of Trade Statistics Yearbook 2006', provides data on the country and area distribution of countries' exports and imports as reported by themselves or by their partners. This Yearbook provides, for 182 countries, figures on the value of merchandise exports and imports by trade partners for the years 1999 to 2005. Area and world aggregates showing trade flows are also included.

Keywords :

Trade Statistics , Foreign trade statistics , Industrial countries , Developing countries , Imports and exports , World trade


KNOWLEDGE WORKFORCE
Title :

Enhancing India's knowledge workforce

Pub. Details : Aspen Institute India : Chennai , 2007
Notes :

Second annual joint roundtable on communication policy enhancing India's knowledge workforce [ 1-5 February 2007 : Chennai and New Delhi] - conference readings

Keywords :

India , Current Scenario of India's Skilled Workforce ,  Reforming India's Education System , Development of Training Infrastructure , Outsourcing of Indian Education , Higher Education in India , Investment in Education , Rural Development , Women , Education - India , 


MANPOWER STATISTICS
Title : Manpower profile India yearbook 2005
Pub. Details : Institute of Applied Manpower Research, New Delhi , 2006
Notes :

This yearbook provides comprehensive and up-to-date information on various characteristics of human resource in India available from different sources. It depicts how human resource, generated through the prevailing demographic factors, is transformed into manpower through a process of education and training and then utilised for various socio-economic activities.

Keywords :

Labor statistics - India , Labor force , Manpower statistics , Employment , Unemployment , Labor market , Demography , Population statistics , Disabled persons , Educational expenditure , Health statistics , Educational institutions , Manpower utilisation , Child labor , Industrial relations , Industrial disputes , International comparisons


NON RESIDENT INDIANS
Title :

Compendium on policies , incentives and investment opportunities for overseas Indians 

Pub. Details : Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs : New Delhi , 2007
Notes :

This volume provides all the relevant information on the investment policies , incentives and opportunities in India for the benefit of the potential overseas Indian investor

Keywords :

Investment , Overseas Indian , NRIs , Tax incentives for non-residents , Foreign exchange management act , NGOs , Special economic zones , Overseas citizenship of India , Investment schemes , Foreign direct investment , Portfolio investment scheme ,  Loans , Overdrafts , Double tax avoidance Agreement ,  Income tax , Gift tax , Wealth tax


NON RESIDENT INDIANS
Title :

Handbook for overseas Indians

Pub. Details : Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs : New Delhi , 2006
Notes :

It is a Practical Guide to Non resident Indians for Investment in Industries , Companies , Real Estate , Deposits with companies , Loans , Borrowings , Bank accounts in India along with Incentives & facilities for returning NRIs 

Keywords :

 Economy, Investment , Overseas Indian , NRIs , Incentives for non-residents , Foreign exchange management act , NGOs , Special economic zones , Overseas citizenship of India , Investment schemes , Foreign direct investment , Portfolio investment scheme ,  Loans , Overdrafts , Overseas citizenship of India


NON-RESIDENT INDIANS
Title :

Marriages to overseas Indians : a guidance booklet

Pub. Details : Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs : New Delhi , 2007
Notes :

This book contains chapters: Typologies of problems in NRI marriages ; Preparing for marriage : What to expect going to a different country ; Eternal vigilance ; Precautions for the bride ; Legal awareness ; Rights to NRI spouses ; Other relevant laws ; NRI matrimonial disputes ; Useful information about passport / visas.

Keywords :

Marriages , NRI marriages , Indian laws ,  Registration of marriage , Women , Spouse , NRI matrimonial disputes


NON-RESIDENT INDIAN
Title :

The encyclopedia of the Indian diaspora

Author : Brij V Lal (ed.)
Pub. Details : Editions Didier Millet, Singapore, 2006
Notes :

This encyclopedia contains the following chapters: The Indian context ; The age of merchants ; The age of colonial capital ; The age of globalisation ; India leadership and diaspora , life in the diaspora ; The communities

Keywords :

Encyclopedia , Indian diaspora , India leadership , Globalisation , Communities , Regions and communities


PUBLIC ENTERPRISES - INDIA
Title :

Public enterprises survey 2005-2006, vol.1-3

Pub. Details : Department of Public Enterprises, Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises, New Delhi, 2006
Notes :

Annual report on the performance of the central public sector enterprises (CPSEs) in India. Volume-I contains broad performance appraisal of CPSEs at the aggregate level in terms of broad parameters of investment, productivity, revival and restructuring. Volume-II contains the performance appraisal of the CPSEs at different cognate groups and at the level of individual enterprise. Volume-III contains balance sheet, profit and loss account as well as important management ratios of each CPSE.

Keywords :

Public sector enterprises in India , CPSE , Financial performance , Survey , Statistics , India


RETAIL
Title :

Retail in India : getting organized to drive growth

Pub. Details : Confederation of Indian Industry ( CII ) and A T Kearney : New Delhi and Mumbai , 2006
Notes :

The report analyses several areas of concern for growth of retailing in India. These issues were detailed out for generic Indian industry, for retail sector specific and also across seven Indian states and union territories that were selected based on their geographic representation of India. The report has assessed best practices in policy and infrastructure facilities and analyzed case studies from China and South Africa that highlight the catalyst role regulatory bodies can play in promoting retail and the related economic benefits (employment, tax revenue, etc.).

Keywords :

Retailing in India , Retail landscape in India , Retail growth in India


TELECOMMUNICATIONS
Title :

The mobile generation : global transformations at the cellular level

Author : J D Lasica
Pub. Details : Aspen Institute : Washington , 2007
Contents :

Background of the mobile telephony marketplace ; Overview of the new paradigms ; Differences by region , not just by age ; Myths and realities of the mobile landscape ; Shifting cultural behaviors and values ; Youths develop new sets of skills ; The new economics of mobile internet ; Middle class markets in the mobile bazar ; Mobile's impact in developing economies ; Social services and M-governance ; Digital identity

Keywords :

Telecommunication , Mobile generation , Mobile internet, Mobile market , Cellular phones , Social services


TEXTILES
Title :

Report of the working group on textiles and jute industry for the eleventh five year plan (2007-2012)

Pub. Details : Ministry of Textiles , Govt. of India : New Delhi , 2006
Notes :

The booklet provides details with textile and apparel industry , powerlooms , wool , woolen , handlooms , handicrafts , sericulture , jute and jute textiles and technical textiles.

Keywords :

Textiles , Textile mill industries , Power looms sector , Handloom industry , Raw material , Woolen textile industries , Sericulture , Handicrafts , Textile exports , Jute scheduled caste and scheduled tribe , Women welfare , IT in textiles , India


TOP COMPANIES - INDIA
Title :

India's top 500 companies 2006

Pub. Details : Dun and Bradstreet Information Services India , Mumbai, 2006
Notes :

The booklet provides details on India's top 500 companies for the year 2006. The companies that made it to the top 500 include 474 listed companies and 26 unlisted Public Sector Enterprises (PSEs) . The number of companies featuring for the first time in India's Top 500 Companies stands at 110. The list of 500 comprises  64 foreign MNCs and 76 PSEs.

Keywords :

Company profiles , Private sector companies , Public sector enterprises , PSEs , India , Top companies in India


TRADE AND INVESTMENT
Title :

Winners and losers : impact of the Doha round on developing countries

Author : Sandra Polaski
Pub. Details : Carnegie Endowment for International Peace : Washington DC , 2006
Contents :

Changing world of trade ; Description of the model ; Result of Doha round trade simulations ; Comparison of models and simulation results ; Policy implications and recommendations

Keywords :

WTO , International trade , Doha , Agriculture , Manufactures , Developed countries , GDP , Global economy , Imports , Exports , Labor ratio , Skilled labor , Urban unskilled labor , Agricultural labor , Unemployment , Hong Kong , China


CII PUBLICATIONS

1

Estate South 2006 : [8-9 December 2006 : Chennai ] - Background paper

2

Expanding the Indo-Italian partnership - February 2007

3

Outsourcing summit 2006 : moving beyond cost arbitrage [ 21 December 2006 : Gurgaon, Haryana ] - Theme paper on manufacturing sector

4

Outsourcing summit 2006 : moving beyond cost arbitrage [ 21 December 2006 : Gurgaon, Haryana ] - Theme paper on services sector

5

National seminar on micro finance [20 September 2006: New Delhi] - Proceedings

6

Pravasi Bhartiya Divas: meeting India's development challenges [ 7-9 January 2007 : New Delhi ] - Theme paper

7

Recommended framework to improve regulatory effectiveness in Indian infrastructure sectors - A report

8

2nd International conference on Banking Tech Summit 2007 : technology readiness of Indian banks  [16 January 2007 : Mumbai] - Research report

9

17th International Engineering and Technology Fair 2007 [13-16 February 2007 : New Delhi] - Exhibitor Catalogue

10

Regional summit on quality in education : managing change in higher educational institutions [2-3 February 2007 : Coimbatore] - Background Paper

11

The tenth insurance summit 2006 [9-10 October 2006: Mumbai] - Proceedings


DIRECTORIES

1

All India diary business directory   / Ghaziabad Offset Press , Ghaziabad , 2006  

2

Directory of Central Government Officials 2007 / Delhi Information Bureau , New Delhi , 2007

3

Membership Directory of Vadodra chamber of Commerce and Industry  / Vadodra Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Vadodra , 2006  

4

Indian exporters guide: 2006-2007 / Infomedia, Mumbai , 2006  

5

Who's who in power industry 2006-2007 / India Core Publishing , New Delhi , 2006  


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