Involve the state Governments in the promotion of foreign trade and commerce
Making Room for Indian States in Foreign Policy
March 08, 2017|The Diplomat|Full Article
Modi has spoken on numerous occasions in favor of both “cooperative federalism” and “competitive federalism.” Cooperative federalism refers to a cordial relationship between the center and states, irrespective of the political affiliations of state governments. Competitive federalism refers to the need for states to compete with each other for foreign direct investment (FDI).