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Bill Gates is wrong, the rich-poor divide is only getting wider

Feb 03, 2014

Bill Gates is wrong, the rich-poor divide is only getting wider

The former Microsoft bosss faith in the system that gave him all the money he now spends to fight inequality is perhaps instinctive. But there is ample evidence now that inequality is inbuilt in the capitalist system. #Economy #ToTheContrary #Poverty #Bill Gates #poor
Mumbai cutting tariffs will force a power crisis in the state

Jan 21, 2014

Mumbai cutting tariffs will force a power crisis in the state

Please try to recall what happened in Delhi about 10 years ago. DESU went bankrupt and power supply had to be privatised. #Economy #India #Delhi #Mumbai #LetterstoFP #Power Tariffs #DESU
BJP win lifts markets, but road to economic recovery may be long

Dec 10, 2013

BJP win lifts markets, but road to economic recovery may be long

The function of the markets is to believe what it wants to believe. A bear market factors in only the worst even if there are some signs of turning around. A bull market factors in the best, even if the signals are unsustainable. #Economy #Stock market #GDP #BJP #ToWhatEffect #Indian rupee #Lok Sabha elections #tax revenue
QE can't be stopped even if it makes no sense to continue it

Nov 27, 2013

QE can't be stopped even if it makes no sense to continue it

Tapering would lead to a large influx of dollars into the US from the emerging markets, leading to price inflation. #Economy #Dollar #Emerging markets #US Federal Reserve #LetterstoFP #Quantitative easing
Manmohan Singh had his shot Give India's economy to someone else

Apr 21, 2013

Manmohan Singh had his shot Give India's economy to someone else

Some new thinking and a new strategy may be needed that addresses the lack of internal economic dynamism rather than only attracting the easy money, which by most accounts isn't coming back any time soon #HowThisWorks #Manmohan Singh #Congress #BJP #Rahul Gandhi #Indian Economy
Beware of speculation-driven stocks in this rally

Jan 20, 2012

Beware of speculation-driven stocks in this rally

Investors hoping to invest can invest in the index or in fundamentally sound stocks that do not require speculative action for their performance. #Stock market #Economics #Economy of India #NotJobsButPassion
Land ownership as a curse: How India's landowners lost out

Jan 14, 2012

Land ownership as a curse: How India's landowners lost out

India's landed gentry have lost out due to a lack of engagement with the market. #India #Economy of India #The Long View #Capitalism #Rural Landowners #NotJobsButPassion