Strategic Infrastructure Development for Economic Growth and Social Change
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Strategic Infrastructure Development for Economic Growth and Social Change

Nilanjan Ray (Royal Thimphu College, Bhutan), Dillip Kumar Das (Sikkim Central University, India), Somnath Chaudhuri (Royal Thimphu College, Bhutan) and Arindam Ghosh (Royal Thimphu College, Bhutan)
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Release Date: January, 2015|Copyright: © 2015 |Pages: 404|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-7470-7
ISBN13: 9781466674707|ISBN10: 1466674709|EISBN13: 9781466674714
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Obtaining the ultimate objective of economic growth depends largely on the availability of infrastructure in the economy. New developments in finance also play an important role in enhancing economic prosperity in a country.

Strategic Infrastructure Development for Economic Growth and Social Change explores different avenues of research in the areas of corporate governance, socioeconomic conditions, modern business infrastructure, business automation, strategic financial management, and financial aspects of modern businesses. This reference work discusses practical applications, skills, practices, and strategies involved in economic and business growth, and overall economic development. Academicians, practitioners, professionals, and researchers will benefit from the topics discussed in this book.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Corporate Governance
  • E-Business
  • E-Governance
  • Economic Law
  • Political and Economic Governance
  • Service Marketing
  • Strategic Financial Management

Reviews and Testimonials

Editors Ray, Das, Chaudhuri, and Ghosh present students, academics, researchers, policymakers, and professionals working in a wide variety of contexts with a collection of academic essays and scholarly articles that together provide a comprehensive examination of contemporary research in the modern business aspects of corporate governance, finance, strategic financial management, business automation, modern business infrastructure, and socioeconomic conditions.

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Mr. Nilanjan Ray is from Kolkata, India. He has obtained his M.Com (Mktg), MBA (Mktg), STC FMRM (IIT-Kgp), PhD Fellow The University of Burdwan Department of Business Administration, in Management. He has 7 years of teaching experience in BBA, MBA, BCom and 5 years research experience and guided around 40 Post Graduate students’ project. Prior to joining Royal Thimphu College, he was a of Lecturer and Asst. Professor at different reputed Management Colleges at West Bengal, N. Delhi and Uttar Pradesh. Mr. Ray has contributed to 20 research papers in reputed National and International Referred, Peer Reviewed Journals and Proceedings. He has contributed 6 book Chapters and is also Editor of 2 Edited Book Volumes of IGI Global USA. Mr. Ray has presented over 25 National and International Conferences at different reputed Institutes and University like IIT-Kharagpur, IIM-Shillong, Pondicherry University, Burdwan University, IMT Gaziabad, IJAS Multidisciplinary Conference at Harvard University, USA, The IBFR Conference Lasvegas, USA etc. He has also associated himself as a reviewer of Journal of Business and Economics, Research Journal of Business and Management Accounting and Journal of Service Marketing and as an Editorial Board Member of several referred Journals. He has received the Outstanding Research Award at The IBFR Conference at Las Vegas, USA as well as Outstanding Research Presentation Award of Certificate at IJAS Multidisciplinary Conference at Harvard Campus in collaboration with Central Connecticut State University, USA. He has also chaired in a technical session at the said IJAS Conference 2012, Boston, USA. Mr. Ray is a life-member of the International Business Studies Academia. His areas of research interest are Service Marketing, Tourism Marketing, and Socio Economic Impact study.
Dillip Kumar Das is currently working as an Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Tourism Management, Sikkim Central University, India. He has been awarded a PhD in the year 2008 in Tourism from Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, on the topic “Economic, Socio Cultural, and Environmental Impact of Tourism: A Case Study on Puri, Konark, and Bhubaneswar.” He has completed a Masters in Tourism Management (MTM) from IGNOU, and also two times Qualified UGC-NET (National Eligibility test for Lectureship) in December 2003 and in 2004. He has completed a Masters degree in Economics, from Ravenshaw University, Cuttack, and also completed a Diploma in Tourism Management, from Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management, Bhubaneswar, Orissa. His areas of research interest are eco-tourism, tourism impact studies, and travel agency management. He has altogether 15 years of academic experience in tourism education. He is currently associated with different universities and institute of repute in India, including IGNOU, IITTM, Magadh University, Utkal University, etc.
Somnath Chaudhuri has a MTech (fourth in the university with distinction) in Computer Science and Engineering, BTech in Computer Science and Engineering, and BSc in Physics, all from the University of Calcutta, India. He is working as an international faculty in the department of IT, Royal Thimphu College, Bhutan, for the last three years. His research interest lies in the domain of VLSI, Cloud computing, automated system, and application of information technology in business and industry sectors. He has some publications in these domains. Mr. Somnath has worked as the project guide for some real-time projects in the government and private sectors of Bhutan.
Arindam Ghosh is from Siliguri, India. He obtained his bachelor degree in Commerce with honours in Accountancy from the University of Burdwan, India, and did his Masters with a specialization in Accountancy from the University of Kalyani, India. In both graduation and Masters, he topped the university and was awarded Gold Medal for his outstanding performance. Mr. Ghosh is presently engaged in teaching in Royal Thimphu College under Royal University of Bhutan as an Associate Professor. Earlier, he worked with North Bengal St. Xavier’s College and Gyan Jyoti College under North Bengal University. In addition, he was engaged with many institutes as a guest faculty. Mr. Ghosh has 16 years of experience working in industry. He is also a professionally qualified Cost Accountant and a fellow member of the Institute of Cost & Management Accountants of India. He also held the post of Chairman of the Siliguri-Gangtok Chapter of the Institute. He worked as Reviewer of Strategic Business Infrastructure Development and Contemporary Issues in Finance, published by IGI Global, USA. He also has qualified in the UGC NET examination.