Economy

Impact of Corona Virus(COVID-19) on the Indian Economy – I

COVID-19

The outbreak of COVID-19 is expected to have a very significant impact on the world economy in general and the Indian economy in particular. The impact ranges from recession, supply chain disruptions and is expected affect trade for at least […]

Business Market Industry Technology

Paper Industry

Paper Industry

The other evening, I met Prabhakaran Sivathaanu, a batchmate from St. Stephen’s College. The college, which is based in Delhi, belies its age and looks new whenever you visit. However, some of us former students had clearly grown older and […]

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AMERICAN BASKET

Kobe Bryant

Reading about the accidental demise of the legendary NBA basketball player Kobe Bryant, was quite shocking. I was reminded of the famous quote that you may have seen posted on a poster somewhere: “Every morning in Africa, a gazelle wakes […]

Education

The Future of Management Education in India – Part 1

Future of Management Education

Over the past few months, business periodicals have been bemoaning the sorry state of affairs in business education, especially in the United States. Forbes, for instance, had an article talking about the MBA degree being in crisis, while the Financial […]

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The Nineteenth Lesson

21 Lessons for the 21st Century

Yuval Noah Harari is an Oxford-educated historian, who teaches world history at Hebrew University, in Jerusalem. He is the author of two acclaimed books Sapiens and Homo Deus. One of my two smart nephews, who went to IIM Bangalore, on […]

Economy

Govt’s left with only one option

Indian Economy

What is the state of the Indian economy at the beginning of 2020? With growth progressively sliding down to 5%, the slowdown seems to be firmly entrenched. It is interesting to compare the views of the recognized experts on this […]