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One year on, it’s finally all about the ‘software’, Chandra

21. February 2018 - 0:45
It is all about the ‘software’ of this transformational journey which will determine its ultimate outcome and determine whether Chandra is clever or wise…. or both

To stop school shooters, boycott shares of gun companies

20. February 2018 - 22:17
Each time a US shooting incident has taken place, share prices of the eight publicly traded US gun companies have risen

Policy framework to foster innovation

20. February 2018 - 21:46
India need a Silicon Valley or London’s Silicon Roundabout for deep tech

The making of the Great Ocean of China

20. February 2018 - 19:19
The Maldives may be the smallest country in the region, but its economic and political value cannot be overlooked

The gig economy can help ageing populations

20. February 2018 - 19:16
Allowing people to work post-retirement could relieve the strain on social safety nets

The renewable purchase obligation is hurting

20. February 2018 - 19:12
Renewable purchase obligations (RPO) is the crutch and implicit subsidy for the growth of RE power

Equality, efficiency and levelling down

20. February 2018 - 19:03
A sensible characterization of egalitarianism respects both the size and distribution of the economic pie

The backfire effect and the menace of fake news

20. February 2018 - 18:53
Fake news operates at the confluence of precisely engineered information delivered through finely targeted online advertisement

Privacy by design for financial services

20. February 2018 - 18:42
Privacy should be integrated into a product’s initial design—not retrofitted later

Put your knowledge to the test

20. February 2018 - 16:37
Whether you agree or not, to quote the late Intel boss Andrew Grove, technology will always win

Impossible to say which is the best insurer in India 

20. February 2018 - 12:59
It is often difficult to analyse who the best insurers are. While some of the information is available that can be studied, much of it is not; and even if it is, it isn’t available in aggregate form

The utter nonsense called ‘deft diplomacy’

20. February 2018 - 10:04
The use of phrases like ‘deft diplomacy’ creates an impression that a country can sustainably overcome the limitations placed on it by economic and strategic realities

Who’s responsible for the PNB fraud?

20. February 2018 - 1:59
The PNB fraud may be a particularly egregious example, but risk management in the entire public sector banking system leaves much to be desired

Strategic impatience essential for IT sector to realize full potential

19. February 2018 - 20:48
The IT sector is the story of bootstrapped growth that has created a new middle class and global diaspora, promoted meritocracy and showcased its talent globally

Technology and children

19. February 2018 - 20:39
While adults have resources such as Alter’s book to help them process through our new addiction, children are a different matter altogether

Trade wars

19. February 2018 - 19:17
If the US becomes an inhospitable market for steel from China and Europe, will that drive down import prices in countries such as India?

The RBI got this one right

19. February 2018 - 19:12
The Reserve Bank of India did the right thing by issuing new guidelines for banks regarding the classification and restructuring of stressed assets

Privatize public sector banks to prevent future Nirav Modis

19. February 2018 - 19:11
This is a good time for the government to reverse the bank nationalization policy by selling the government stake in public sector banks and exiting the business

India’s elite institutions are facing a credibility crisis

19. February 2018 - 19:10
The events of the last 12 months suggest that we should no longer take the health of India’s apex institutions—Election Commission, RBI, Supreme Court—for granted

The right way to save India’s forests

19. February 2018 - 19:09
A new community-led approach is needed; the current CAF Act enables the bureaucracy to subvert democratic land and forest governance