Globalization and Standards

Issues and Challenges in Indian Business

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ISBN: 978-81-322-1993-4 (Print) 978-81-322-1994-1 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-20

      Globalization and Standards: Concerns in a Large Transforming Economy, India

  3. Consumers, Retails and Trade

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 21-21

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      Pages 23-40

      Standards and Consumer Behaviour of the Rising Middle Class in India

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      Pages 41-59

      Impact of the Retail FDI Policy on Indian Consumers and the Way Forward

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      Chapter

      Pages 61-100

      Environmentally Sensitive Goods in India’s Trade: Emerging Challenges and Prospects

  4. Regulations, Standards and Compliance

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 101-101

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      Pages 103-120

      Indian Microfinance and Codes of Conduct Regulation: A Critical Examination

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      Chapter

      Pages 121-142

      Automotive Industry Response to Its Global QMS Standard ISO/TS-16949

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      Pages 143-163

      Regulatory Standards in Pharmaceuticals and Consumers: Missing Links

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      Pages 165-178

      Medical Consumption and Clinical Practice: India at the Crossroads

  5. Issues in Innovation, Labour and Environment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 179-179

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      Chapter

      Pages 181-191

      From Reverse Engineering to Reverse Innovation: GPNs and the Emerging Powers

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      Chapter

      Pages 193-208

      Institutions and Innovation: A Study of ICT-MSMEs in India

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      Chapter

      Pages 209-223

      Promoting Cluster Development Through Decent Work: The Case of the Surat Diamond Processing Cluster

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      Chapter

      Pages 225-244

      Regulating Industrialization Through Public Action and Legal Intervention: Interpreting an Ongoing Experiment in Tamil Nadu

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      Chapter

      Pages 245-260

      Small Industry in India: Are CETPs an Appropriate Response for Controlling Pollution?

  6. Farm Sector and Its Global Interface

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 261-261

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      Chapter

      Pages 263-273

      India’s Organic Guarantee System: Novelty or Facsimile?

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      Chapter

      Pages 275-291

      Has Indian Tea Plantation Sector Weathered the Crisis? An Assessment in the Post-reforms Context

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 293-300