Global Economic Crisis: Impact and Restructuring of the Services Sector in India

Published By: ADBI on eSS | Published Date: September, 13 , 2011

The Indian economy has shown considerable resilience to the global economic crisis by maintaining one of the highest growth rates in the world. The services sector accounted for around 88 per cent of the growth rate in real gross domestic product in 2008–09. To demystify the relatively resilient growth of the services sector in India, this study examines both the demand-side and the supply-side factors that have contributed to its growth To assess the role of external demand, income elasticity of export demand for the aggregated services and some of the disaggregated services of India were estimated. [Working Paper No: 311]. URL:[

Author(s): Abhijit Das, Rashmi Banga, Dinesh Kumar | Posted on: Oct 13, 2011 | Views(705) | Download (175)

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