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Determinants of location of overseas R&D activity of multinational enterprises: the case of US and Japanese corporations
Abstract This paper analyzes the determinants of location of overseas R&D activity of US and Japanese multinational enterprises (MNEs) in a three-dimensional setting. Large domestic market, theExpand
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DES, AES and Blowfish: Symmetric Key Cryptography Algorithms Simulation Based Performance Analysis
This paper provides a fair comparison between three most common symmetric key cryptography algorithms: DES, AES, and Blowfish. Expand
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Technology, firm size and export behaviour in developing countries: The case of Indian enterprises
This article analyses the interfirm variation in export behaviour of Indian enterprises in 13 manufacturing industries using Tobit models. The main contention of the analysis, which is supported byExpand
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Liberalization, outward orientation and in-house R&D activity of multinational and local firms: A quantitative exploration for Indian manufacturing☆
Abstract In an increasingly globalizing and knowledge-based world economy, the declining importance of R&D activity in India is a matter of concern. This paper analyzes the determinants of R&DExpand
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Intellectual Property Rights, Technology and Economic Development Experiences of Asian Countries
The ongoing attempt to harmonise and strengthen the intellectual property protection (IPP) regimes worldwide, as part of the TRIPs Agreement, appears to be adversely affecting technological activityExpand
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Firm size, opportunities for adaptation and in-house R & D activity in developing countries: the case of Indian manufacturing
Abstract This paper employs Probit and Tobit models to analyse the determinants of probability of undertaking R & D activity and the intensity of R & D expenditures for a sample of 291 IndianExpand
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Export of Software and Business Process Outsourcing from Developing Countries: Lessons from the Indian Experience*
* This paper was prepared by Dr. Nagesh Kumar, Director-General, Research and Information System (RIS) for Developing Countries, Core 4B, India Habitat Centre, Lodi Road, New Delhi-110003, India,Expand
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Internationalization of Indian Enterprises: Patterns, Strategies, Ownership Advantages, and Implications
The recent spate of large cross-border acquisitions e.g. Tata Steel-Corus, Hindalco-Novelis, and Tata Motors-Jaguar/Land Rover, among others and Greenfield investments by Indian companies have helpedExpand
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Infrastructure Availability, Foreign Direct Investment Inflows and Their Export-Orientation: A Cross-Country Exploration
This article analyses the role of infrastructure availability in determining the attractiveness of countries for FDI inflows and for export-orientation of MNE production. We posit that investments byExpand
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Mobility Barriers and Profitability of Multinational and Local Enterprises in Indian Manufacturing
This paper examines the determinants of profit margins of affiliates of multinational enterprises and local firms in forty-three Indian manufacturing industries to seek explanations of the superiorExpand
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