Foreign Direct Investment in Indian Retail Sector – A SWOT Analysis | Original Article
This paper traces the economic progress made by India’s Retail Sector in the planning era, and the emerging issues under globalization. It examines the socio-economic magnitudes, problems and challenges of the country as well as the pitfalls in FDI planning in India. The paper also makes some policy suggestions to address the constraints in promoting sustainable FDI in India. In view of some of short coming observed in the SWOT analysis, FDI in retailing is going to attract retail players by Indian Government, but India should welcome them with a talented pool of human resources by promoting institution imparting knowledge in retailing. protection must be given to Indian small and medium retailers as retailing is their source of live hood.