- FDI in retailing and inflation: The case of India
- Dasgupta, Nandita
- Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment
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- India’s food price inflation is a major driving factor behind the country’s overall accelerating inflation. As demonstrated by experiences of other countries, the recent move of the Indian Government to allow FDI in multi-brand retailing is a step in the right direction, transforming the way perishable agricultural produce is acquired, stored, preserved, and marketed -- and thus helping to control India’s persistent food inflation.
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