Energy Intensity and Firm Performance: Do Energy Clusters Matter?

Published By: FGKS on eSS | Published Date: November, 10 , 2011

In analyzing this phenomenon for Indian manufacturing industries, this study tries to find out the determinants of profitability of firms based on three energy clusters (natural gas, petroleum, coal) of Indian manufacturing industries. This study uses data from the PROWESS database provided by the Center for Monitoring Indian Economy from 2000-2008. The finding of the study suggests that capital intensity, age of the firm and MNE affiliation of firms are the common determinants of profitability for different energy clusters in Indian manufacturing industries. URL:[http://fgks.in/IndexServer/tifac/article/153.pdf].

Author(s): Santosh Kumar Sahu, K. Narayanan | Posted on: Nov 10, 2011 | Views(667) | Download (161)


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