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Regional Export Statistics: A Critique and an Alternative

  • Jaya Prakash Pradhan
  • Keshab Das
Chapter
Part of the India Studies in Business and Economics book series (ISBE)

Abstract

It provides a critical review of sources of official statistics on state level exports along with their limitations. In India, the regional break-up of the origin of commodity exports is available for a few recent years and limited to just select important exporting states. The chapter suggests an alternative method on the basis of linking exports of a firm to its space of production and deals with the strengths and weaknesses of the proposed method.

Keywords

Sample Firm Total Export Host State Export Share Manufacturing Export 
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Copyright information

© Springer India 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centre for Studies in Economics and PlanningCentral University of GujaratGandhinagarIndia
  2. 2.Gujarat Institute of Development ResearchAhmedabadIndia

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