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Software Policy Where Are We Headed

Arun Kumar Software is an advanced techonology product and of strategic importance to the country. To develop it widely would require massive investments in spite of it being a labour-intensive industry. Due to the nature of the product, investment in this field is very risky. Further, the low labour costs in India are unlikely to provide any cost advantages to Indian software on account of the small size of the home market and the large marketing costs in the international market. As such, government protection is crucial for the survival of this industry in India.

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