COVID-19

COVID-19 TESTING IN VARIOUS COUNTRIES

COVID-19 Testing in Various Countries

In my last blog, I looked at the stringency index of 30 countries. This is an index devised by the Blavatnik School of Government at the University of Oxford and is an aggregate of 9 measures of government enforcement on […]

Economy

Negative interest rates, helicopter cash to pep demand?

Negative Interest Rates

Currently, all the major economies of the world are slowing down and a global recession in the near future is considered a real possibility. The ‘inversion of the yield curve’ (meaning long-term interest rates going below short-term rates) — considered […]

Economy

Should India flex its economic muscle to counter China?

boycott China

Under the current geopolitical reality, India’s trade and investment restrictions may have an extra punch. But these must be well-thought-out Following the military face-off at the Indo-Chinese border, India has started to restrict the import of Chinese goods by raising […]

COVID-19

STRINGENCY INDEX

COVID-19 Testing in Various Countries

Government Response Stringency Index: a composite measure based upon 9 response indicators including school closures, workplace closures, and travel bans, rescaled to a value from 0 to 100 (100 = strictest response). This Government Response Tracker is from the Blavatnik […]

COVID-19

IMPACT OF COVID-19 IN INDIA AMONG VARIOUS SECTORS – Part II

Impact of COVID19

We have discussed a few sectors in the Previous Blog “Impact of COVID-19 in India among various sectors – Part I“. In the same line, the sector which is affecting a lot is Real estate. Real estate was also badly […]

COVID-19

IMPACT OF COVID-19 IN INDIA AMONG VARIOUS SECTORS – Part I

Impact of COVID19

The impact of COVID-19 in India among various sectors have affected badly, so everyone knows that we are facing a bad situation, not only us, many kinds of sectors have also been affected by this pandemic. There are sectors like […]

COVID-19

POST-COVID WORLD: HOW WILL IT LOOK LIKE

Post-COVID World

How would the post-COVID world look like? Though the pandemic has not yet played out fully, some plausible speculations can be made. One rather optimistic view likes to see a parallel between the World War-II and a world war like […]

COVID-19 Economy

Impact of Coronavirus on the Indian Economy III

Impact of 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 the recession, supply chain disruptions and is expected to affect trade […]