Author Archives: IPAN Research Team

For A Better Facilitation of Dalit Entrepreneurs Through Start-Up India Plan

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In this last edition in the series of articles published at the conclusion of research undertaken on India’s Start-up India Plan, IPAN researchers propose additional efforts to make Start-up India Plan more inclusive and pro-Dalit communities.

Recommendations to Facilitate Women Entrepreneurs through Start-up India Plan

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This comprehensively researched article presents a compelling case for creating a women entrepreneur friendly start-up ecosystem and proposes a few interesting solutions.

Start-ups in India and Why Majority Fail: Some Mistakes That They Commit

why startups in india fail

Alongside the hype around success of Indian startup unicorns, there is another hype these days around why a lot of them are downsizing or scaling back. This article, as a part of published series on Start-up India Plan contemplates on

The Need for Industry – Academia Partnerships in India

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This is the second article in the series of articles on Start-up India Plan. The researchers argue for a better industry-academia collaboration while highlighting the recent work done and the problems still persisting.

The Start-Up Ecosystem in India – Present Scenario

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First in the series of articles on PM Modi’s Start-up India Plan, this piece presents the status quo on start-up ecosystem in India – with its green shoots as well as problems.