Chapter 22 – Business Environment

Chapter 22

 

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8. Ibid.

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10. Ibid.

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15. Ibid.

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33. http://www.nasscom.org/upload/5216/IT_Industry_Factsheet-Mar_2009.pdf

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42. Bageshree S., “Calorie Intake Criterion Puts 50% Indians Below Poverty Line,” The Times of India, 20 September, 2009.

43. C. Ram Manohar Reddy, “Growth, but Still Short of the Goals, Independent India at 60,” The Hindu, 15 August, 2007.

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46. “Exports Decline by 19% in August,” The Hindu, 02 October, 2009.

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50. Lesley Wroughton, IMF Says Global Economic Recovery Has Begun, http://www.forbes.com/feeds/afx/2009/10/01/afx6954756.html, 10.01.09.