The software industry and development: the case of India

  title={The software industry and development: the case of India},
  author={Uma Sarada Kambhampati},
  journal={Progress in Development Studies},
  pages={23 - 45}
  • U. Kambhampati
  • Published 1 January 2002
  • Economics
  • Progress in Development Studies
Software and globalization provide both opportunities and challenges to developing countries. Whether these opportunities are successfully utilized depends upon the availability of infrastructure and educational skills, a conclusion arrived at by many development debates over the past few decades. We will consider the impact of the software industry on development, drawing on the case of India. We show that in India, a number of factors have come together to contribute to the success of this… 
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