Economy

satan

The satanic marketing machine

A couple of days back I was sitting with the securities arm of a large private sector bank - the guys who help you...
world gdp growth rates

The Brick in the BRICs

BRICS countries are once again in the limelight; it is indeed interesting to see how an innocent prophesy by Dominic Wilson and Roopa Purushothaman...
US Cent

The four deficits

Many movies have been made on the US financial crisis; of those I have seen, the ones I like the most are I.O.U.S.A. and...
Tom & Jerry

Eurozone : A Tom and Jerry story

There is this one episode in the Tom & Jerry serial wherein Tom sets up an elaborate ‘mechanism’ of levers and pulleys to hit...
International Monetary Fund

World Economic Outlook and Financial Stability Report : IMF

The IMF in its recently released World Economic Outlook states on a cautious note the global prospects have improved again, but that recovery in...

Gross National Happiness

We are all familiar with GNP - Gross National Product, defined as “the market value of all the goods and services produced in one...
1000 rupees India

Beyond the money laundering

Some days back a sting operation threw up videos of some bank employees helping the customers to open accounts without proper documentation and to...
mutual funds

Why have the Mutual Funds failed ?

That may be an intriguing question. Have the MFs failed ? Do I mean in terms of performance ? Do I mean in terms...

Nalco receives mining lease for Utkal-E coal block

National Aluminium Company Limited (Nalco), the navratna CPSE, and leading producer of alumina and aluminium in the country, has been granted the mining lease of Utkal-E...

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