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A wish list for Indian banks

5. January 2018 - 6:39
The start of what will likely be an eventful year is a good time to introspect and set goals to ensure banks don’t go back to business as usual

Break free from FOMO this new year

5. January 2018 - 6:24
At the end of the day, it’s not about analogue and digital or online and offline. It’s about finding balance

Metrics and their unintended consequences

5. January 2018 - 6:23
The less you deal with things, and the more you deal with human beings, the less useful productivity metrics are

Elections in a federal system and the GST

5. January 2018 - 6:22
GST was justified as an issue in the Gujarat polls, as indeed it will be everywhere because it reaches so deeply into India’s economic machine

Three paradigms of banking regulation

5. January 2018 - 6:21
While banks have been regulated since their inception, the approach to regulation has followed an evolutionary path

The US has many levers against Pakistan’s perfidy

5. January 2018 - 6:19
Pakistani leaders know well the limitations that could arise from having just one patron, China

VC investment momentum to continue in 2018

5. January 2018 - 6:15
The Indian venture capital industry is expecting the government to ease tax policies in order to bring speed of investments in the start-up ecosystem

The consensus curse

5. January 2018 - 6:14
It is as if we care about our history only as long as there is contestation involved

Bitcoin’s cheap energy feast won’t last much longer

4. January 2018 - 10:10
The world’s digital-currency miners have gravitated to the regions where power is cheapest. In recent years, that’s been China

North Korea’s Olympic gambit is a big opportunity

4. January 2018 - 6:57
To understand the significance of these talks, it’s worth remembering the last time the Olympic Games were held on the Korean peninsula, in 1988

Solving the wrong problem: Bitcoin misunderstands money

4. January 2018 - 3:08
Limiting money to a finite stock is the most arbitrary form of central planning, deciding in advance and for all time the liquidity needs of a complex, evolving economy

How to be resolute about our New Year resolutions?

3. January 2018 - 23:05
Everyday, each small activity we undertake towards a goal, should be seen as making a small step towards a brighter future

India wants to stop the export of its financial markets, or does it?

3. January 2018 - 23:02
The policy missteps are not restricted to equities. Both over-the-counter and exchange-traded markets for the dollar-rupee have gradually moved offshore

Digital, IPL to rule advertising in 2018

3. January 2018 - 22:55
2018 may see consolidation in media as the broadcast landscape is too cluttered. Some of the smaller players may exit or get acquired

Reforms, capital demand to drive private equity investments in 2018

3. January 2018 - 21:08
Looking ahead to 2018, the time is right for private equity investors to invest in India, says KKR India CEO Sanjay Nayar

The ordinary men and women of India

3. January 2018 - 20:52
A life of ordinariness in its full arc is the kind of heroism that upholds the world and animates the progress of humanity

A third generation of policy economists

3. January 2018 - 20:26
Economists have lost a lot of credibility over the past decade. Yet, it would be wrong to believe that policymakers can function without good policy advisers.

Has China’s growth finally stabilized?

3. January 2018 - 20:04
China’s economic roller coaster is headed for another climb. But its passengers may have to wait a while

Agri price volatility

3. January 2018 - 19:49
Policy should focus on reducing volatility by allowing futures trading and encouraging investment in cold-storage facilities, along with a national market for agriculture

Financialization trend is just getting started

3. January 2018 - 12:34
Investors should determine their asset allocations based on an assessment of their risk appetites and time horizons