ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

A+| A| A-

Foreign Technology Licensing in Indian Industry

Recent research has shown that there appears to be real opportunities for less developed countries to obtain high yields to their investments in technology licensing agreements. Using a unique data set on all foreign technology licensing agreements entered into by India's largest 485 private sector firms in the industrial sector, this paper analyses important but often neglected questions on licensing agreements, and concludes that though technology licensing enhances firms' profitability, it is found having a negative effect on the net export earnings.

Dear reader,

To continue reading, become a subscriber.

Explore our attractive subscription offers.

Click here

Comments

(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top