India, The World's Largest Democracy: The Elephant Unshackled?

Published 01 Jan 2004
Reference 4314
Topic Strategy
Region Asia
Length 21 page(s)
Prizes & Awards

Winner of 2007 European Case Awards, Economics, Politics and Business Environment Category


The case is part of a series by the same author on political and economic systems, undergoing regime or system change. The initial Title of the case was: "India, The World's Largest Democracy: Hindu Elephant or Asian Tiger?"

Teaching objectives

To illustrate the political dynamics entailed in an embedded regime, one of whose policy objectives is liberalisation of economic policy.