The Open University ’ s repository of research publications and other research outputs Globalisation , migration and knowledge transfer : the reconfiguration of R & D capability in Indian pharmaceutical firms

The Indian pharmaceutical industry represents a successful case of indigenous self-reliant development. Over the last three decades the Indian industry, working under weak patent laws, used reverse engineering skills to develop capabilities in process R&D and generics drug development. With the signing of the TRIPS agreement Indian firms faced a stronger… CONTINUE READING