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Estonia has lessons for India’s digital economy

4. December 2017 - 19:33
India must resist a regulatory culture that is suspicious of foreign competitors and believes that success must be indigenous

Can regulation influence governance behaviour?

4. December 2017 - 19:31
Robustly equipped regulatory systems can influence and nudge companies towards better behaviour

End the welfare state for stock investors

4. December 2017 - 19:30
India exempts capital gains made in listed stocks, on which a short-term transaction tax has been paid, from tax if the stocks had been held for 12 months.

Maybe China can’t take over the world

4. December 2017 - 19:28
One of the major puzzles of corporate China is why firms have struggled to expand internationally

Should Indian outsourcing companies worry about US net neutrality?

4. December 2017 - 19:27
The US’s stance on net neutrality can translate into trade policies that determine who gets what access, depending on where an IT firm is based or where it creates the most jobs

Venezuela’s currency capers

4. December 2017 - 18:40
The way Venezuela has mismanaged its currency is one of the best advertisements for digital currencies

Decide, but not only because returns are good

4. December 2017 - 13:08
What makes the PR visa investment more lucrative than other investment avenues? Here too, it gets complicated when you think about qualitative aspects

Infosys future comes in a choice of three flavours

4. December 2017 - 8:35
The Vishal Sikka-board saga has a clear message for the new CEO: Salil Satish Parekh can have Infosys in any flavour he wants, just as long as the co-founders like it too

China is not taking over the world just yet

4. December 2017 - 7:38
China’s accomplishments are real, but they’re not necessarily evidence of Western failure or Chinese invincibility

The long and the short of bitcoin’s diverse futures

4. December 2017 - 5:39
Don’t expect to see a dramatic bursting of bitcoin’s bubble

HDFC Bank, world’s most richly valued lender, has an unhappy secret

4. December 2017 - 4:14
HDFC Bank must acknowledge the divergence between its self-reported and RBI-assessed NPAs

Fiscal worries

3. December 2017 - 20:46
Even though most economists expect the Modi government to miss its fiscal target by a bit this year, its commitment to fiscal prudence will be tested on budget day

The need for meaningful risk disclaimers

3. December 2017 - 20:23
The disclaimers need to be easy and simple to understand. More importantly, there needs to be a common disclaimer across all products with similar risks

Suresh Prabhu’s Buenos Aires tango

3. December 2017 - 20:14
Commerce minister Suresh Prabhu has been making all the right noises in the lead-up to the forthcoming Eleventh Ministerial Conference of WTO

China’s Frankenstein: ‘Rocket Man’

3. December 2017 - 20:14
The successful test of the Hwasong-15 missile by North Korea has made the moniker of ‘Rocket Man’ Kim Jong Un and turned the country into China’s Frankenstein

Gauging the strength of the economic recovery

3. December 2017 - 20:13
It is satisfying that the slide in economic growth has ended, but the actual strength of the recovery will only become clear after a few quarters

New system of transfer of fiscal resources

3. December 2017 - 20:13
While compositional shifts in resource transfers are indeed desirable in core services, scheme-specific transfers, together with independent monitoring, are equally necessary

Evidence-based policy mistakes

3. December 2017 - 20:12
It is important to recognize that data alone are not enough to determine future expectations or policies

Using telecom data for development

3. December 2017 - 20:12
Telecom data holds the power to resolve issues—from preventing the spread of dengue to driving financial inclusion

Can Ayodhya become a symbol of our coexistence?

3. December 2017 - 20:09
It is true that at times we fight with each other and even go after each other’s heads but for a majority of Indians, coexistence isn’t a slogan but a way of life