Technology Driven Skill Development for India's Growth
Edited by Yogita Sharma and Surabhi Singh
  • ISBN : 9789385000645
  • year : 2016
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ABOUT THE BOOK Skills and knowledge are the driving forces of economic growth and social development for any country. The magnitude of skills development can't be stressed enough. Behind every successful goal achievement comes proper skills development. Countries with higher and better levels of skills adjust more effectively to the technological challenges and opportunities of world of work. As technological knowledge and skills are cumulative, so the first movers get an advantage at a global landscape. The enhancement of society with the best amalgamation of skills and technology has always been reflected and appreciated. It is the togetherness of allied efforts that helps to hone the skills and sharpen the potential in everyone. The technical skills and knowledge needed in today's time are changing and everyone needs to be learning throughout their careers to stay relevant and competitive. The economic progress and prospects of developing countries are assessed on the basis of Skills, policies for innovation, entrepreneurship, and the way economy functions. It requires flexibility in order to respond to changing conditions in the world economy, in specific markets and in technology. The aim of the book is to provide a global forum to present and discuss research on Technology Driven Skill Development for India's Growth among academicians and practitioners. It has encouraged contributions from researchers and practitioners across academic institutions and industry worldwide. The book comprises of selected papers which have undergone the process of Blind review by a panel of experts.