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Policy-Bharatmala revival and India’s capex cycle !!!

2017-11-08T00:49:36+00:00

Last week, the government relaunched the Bharatmala Pariyojana (BMP)—an initiative to add 35,000km of new highways (subsuming existing plans to add 10,000km of national highways) with an outlay of Rs5.35 trillion over the next five years—to raise investments in infrastructure, and boost economic growth. An additional Rs1.57 trillion is set to be used in existing projects. Thus, overall the Union government is set to spend around Rs6.92 trillion on roads over the next five years. […]

Policy-Bharatmala revival and India’s capex cycle !!! 2017-11-08T00:49:36+00:00

Economy-“Paradise Papers” !!!

2017-11-06T04:58:17+00:00

Just when the Panama Papers are about to rest, thus emerges the “Paradise Papers” – The Paradise Papers – Secrets Of The Global Elite […]

Economy-“Paradise Papers” !!! 2017-11-06T04:58:17+00:00

Economics-Ease Of Doing Business Rankings-India Jumps 30 Places !!!

2017-11-01T07:44:13+00:00

India has jumped up 30 spots in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business Report that was released today (31 October). India now finds itself ranked at the hundredth place as opposed to 130 in last year’s report. India stands out this year as one of the 10 economies that improved the most in the areas measured by Doing Business. Ease Of Doing Business Report, 2018 […]

Economics-Ease Of Doing Business Rankings-India Jumps 30 Places !!! 2017-11-01T07:44:13+00:00

Economy-Circular Economy-Moving Beyond “Take, Make, Dispose” !!!

2017-10-07T23:54:08+00:00

By 2050, the global population is expected to soar beyond 9 billion people, 66 percent of whom may live in cities. Accompanying this stunning pace of urbanization will be a complex web of challenges related to consumption, pollution, and water and energy stresses. […]

Economy-Circular Economy-Moving Beyond “Take, Make, Dispose” !!! 2017-10-07T23:54:08+00:00

Economy-Extreme Poverty Worldwide and Some Economic Approaches !!!

2017-10-02T16:30:32+00:00

Measurements of poverty indicators are usually highly controversial, and many obstacles may arise over providing an exact and objective estimate of people living in extreme poverty. Many nations and organizations working in this regard such as the World Bank and the United Nations (UN) have different approaches in qualifying and quantifying extreme poverty, and this creates ambiguities in providing objective estimates of extreme poverty. […]

Economy-Extreme Poverty Worldwide and Some Economic Approaches !!! 2017-10-02T16:30:32+00:00

Economy-Why The Digital Marketplace Is Here To Stay !!!

2017-08-27T23:11:22+00:00

Chris Anderson was the editor of Wired magazineuntil 2012. Now he is the co-founder and chief executive officer of 3D Robotics, a company that produces drones. His book The Long Tail: How Endless Choice is Creating Unlimited Demand (Updated and Expanded Edition, 2009) was shortlisted for the 2006 Financial Timesand Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award. […]

Economy-Why The Digital Marketplace Is Here To Stay !!! 2017-08-27T23:11:22+00:00

Economy-Inequality vis-a-vis Innovation !!!

2017-08-27T23:00:29+00:00

A world where a few people have most of the wealth motivates others who are poor to strive to earn more. And when they do, they’ll invest in businesses and other areas of the economy. That’s the argument for inequality. But it’s wrong. […]

Economy-Inequality vis-a-vis Innovation !!! 2017-08-27T23:00:29+00:00

Economy-What fueled CAPITALISM – the Potato ?

2017-08-27T22:51:25+00:00

Our Right to Eat What we eat matters to us – but we’re not sure whether it ought to matter to anyone else. We generally insist that our diets are our business and resent being told to eat more fruit, consume less alcohol and generally pull our socks up when it comes to dinner. […]

Economy-What fueled CAPITALISM – the Potato ? 2017-08-27T22:51:25+00:00