India is emerging as one of the fastest growing economies of the world and innovation at various levels continues to drive this growth. This book describes and analyses the emerging trends and leadership potential within India as a nation to excel in innovation - it is set against the backdrop of Asia becoming the epicentre of globalization-led innovation. The book contains an in-depth analysis of the transformation India is undergoing - by examining the private-public system which is driving innovation. The Indian experiments in market reforms, the linkages between industry and academics, role of NGOs and grant providing agencies are examined in detail in order to unravel the essential constituents of innovation: both at the micro- as well as macro-economic levels to establish geo-innovation as a lasting trend.
Introduction; The tipping point eras; Indiaï¿½s place in the new world order; Enviable growth; Enviable growth; Innovation foundation; Gargantuan opportunities and mindless pitfalls; Enhancing rural GDP through inclusive innovation; Formalising innovation through a national innovation system.
Series: Chandos Asian Studies Series
Number Of Pages: 188
Published: January 2008
Publisher: Woodhead Publishing Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 24.77 x 16.51
Weight (kg): 0.44