ISBN 9788129109309,Eminent Indians: Economists And Industrialists

Eminent Indians: Economists And Industrialists


M L Ahuja


Rupa & Co



Rupa & Co

Publication Year 2006

ISBN 9788129109309

ISBN-10 8129109301


Number of Pages 166 Pages
Language (English)

Business & management

he country; Amartya Sen,the Nobel laureate, has worked in the area of poverty, inequality, standard of living and famine; Dr Manmohan Singh, the fourteenth Prime Minister of India, is a distinguished economist-turned politician; JRD Tata, besides being the pioneer in Indian aviation, ushered in a new industrial culture and management philosophy; Aditya Birla, the grandson of G.D. Birla, brought a new dimension to the Birla group of companies by successfully establishing twelve overseas companies; Ratan Tata, the chairman of the Tata group of companies is today one of the most respected business leaders of India; Dhirubhai Ambani built the formidable Reliance Industries from scratch and set an example before the world; Narayan Murthy, Azim Hashmi Premji and Himanshu Bhatia are icons of the information technology industry. Himanshu is the youngest woman business entrepreneur among Asian-American women owning small business enterprises to have won accolades in USA for her fast-growing organization, Rose International. The book, while reviewing industrial development in India in its comprehensive preface, provides valuable insights into the workings of some successful organizations. It highlights the new industrial culture and management philosophy developed by India's industrialists so that their sincerity, vision and dedication may remain a constant source of inspiration to posterity. The book, therefore, serves as a valuable reference for inculcating values conducive to the development of a civilized society. About the Author M.L. Ahuja has over thirty books to his credit. He is the recipient of Janseva Sadbhavana Award (2006), Bharat Gaurav Award (2007) and Rajiv Gandhi Rashtriya Ekta Samman (2009). He was the area representative of International Association of Orientalist Librarians for three years and is now executive secretary of Afro-Asian Book Council. He is associated with book publishing as well as marketing of books and journals in India since 1959. He has travelled extensively both within and outside India and has presented a number of papers at several national and international seminars. He has also contributed a number of articles to journals and books.