Hiving off Noncore Activities in Railways

Publication | March 2007

This policy brief discusses options for improving the management of India's railway system. It suggests corporatization, disinvestment, and setting up of joint ventures with strategic partners as ways to ensure the good financial health of the system.


  • Foreword
  • Key Issues
  • Policy Options for Hiving off
  • Extending the Net
  • Glimmer of Hope