Perspectives on Indias Defence Offset Policy

    Perspectives on Indias Defence Offset Policy  (English, Hardcover)

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    • Language: English
    • Binding: Hardcover
    • ISBN: 9789351501398, 9351501396
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    As one of the largest importers of defense equipment in the world, Indias defense procurement affects many domestic and foreign companies, whether or not defense related, owing to its defense offset policy. The policy continues to evolve with as many exceptions as conformities in implementation. This is because of the countrys diverse and competing needs for defense, industrialization and economic self-sufficiency. These needs, along with the industrys needs to make profitable investments, are articulated in this book by defense analysts, civil and elected officials, western original equipment manufacturers and Indian manufacturers, including public sector undertakings.
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    Book Details
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      • SAGE India
    • Table of Contents
      • Foreword S. K. Munjal

        Part I: An Overview of Different Perspectives
        Divergent Views on Defence Offsets - ManMohan S. Sodhi and Rajiv Bhargava

        Part II: Perspectives from The Indian Government and Analysts
        India’s Needs and Defence Offsets - E. S. L. Narasimhan
        Offsets: A Finance Perspective - Vijaylakshmy K. Gupta
        Objectives and Potential of Offsets - Mrinal Suman
        Defence Offsets and Capability Build-up - S. N. Misra
        Chinese Takeaways for Building a High-tech Defence Innovation Base in India - Smita Purushottam
        Technology in Offsets - A Strategic Tool to Galvanize the Indian Defence Industry - Shobhana Joshi
        The Value Chain in Defence Offsets - K. V. Kuber
        Knowledge Arbitrage through Defence Offsets - S. S. Mehta

        Part III: Views from The Global OEMs
        Offsets: A Global Prime Standpoint - Nalin Jain
        FDI in Defence Offsets - Thelakat Jayadevan
        Essential Elements of a Successful Offset Policy - George B. White
        Offset Policy - The Link between OEM and Local Industry - Yannis Ailianos
        Nurturing Long-term Relationships through Banking and Trading of Offsets - R. S. Bhatia

        Part IV: Views from The Indian Private Sector
        An Overview of Indian Defence Manufacturing - V. Sumantran
        Dealing with the Government - An SME Perspective - Arvind Lakshmikumar
        Warship Building in India - M. K. Badhwar
        SMEs as Prime Contractors - Ashok Atluri
        The Market Opportunity - Vivek Lall
        Conclusion - The Larger Context Of Indian Manufacturing
        Building India’s Defence Industrial Base - R. C. Bhargava


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