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

Published 01 Jan 2004
Reference 4314
Topic Strategy
Region Asia
Length 29 page(s)
Language English
Prizes & Awards

Winner of the Case Centre Awards and Competitions 2007 in the Category 'Economics, Politics and Business Environment'


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.