ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Corporate Myths and Fairy Tales

CORPORATE India has assiduously propagated a number of myths. One is that much of its surpluses are drained by corrupt politicians and bureaucrats who control the regulatory apparatus. A second is that this combination of regulation and graft has often necessitated 'inefficient' decisions on its part. And third that, despite these constraints, big business has managed to eke out a profit based on sheer professional competence and good corporate governance.

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