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India, China Face Trade Choices

November 3, 2016 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, China, Dan Steinbock, IndiaComments (0)

By Dan Steinbock In the coming years, China and India must decide whether their bilateral ties will be based on economic cooperation, political facilitation and strategic trust – or economic walls, political barriers and strategic containment.   In early October, militants attacked an Indian army camp in Indian-administered Kashmir, killing a

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The Informal Sector in India: Prosperity or Persistence of Misery?

October 5, 2016 • IndiaComments (0)

By Saumya Chakrabarti, Daipayan Sarkar and Ankita Biswas Based on the recent publication of Saumya Chakrabarti’s Inclusive Growth and Social Change: formal-informal-agrarian relation in India (2016) published by the Oxford University Press, the article

How India is benefiting from cheap oil

November 30, 2015 • India, VideosComments (0)

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India’s Lessons for Creating a Digital Business

September 30, 2015 • BUSINESS & INNOVATION, Digital Transformation, IndiaComments (1)

By Raghav Narsalay and Avnish Sabharwal As India rapidly moves into the digital era, leading Indian businesses are changing their business models to capture the opportunity. You might also like: 3 Industries To Watch As America Faces Economic Downturn

Management lessons from the Emerging World: Seven principles that you can learn from the new Global Giants

September 30, 2015 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, EMERGING TRENDS, BUSINESS & INNOVATION, Capitalism in the 21st Century, Asia - Pacific, IndiaComments (0)

By Mauro F. Guillén and Esteban García-Canal Emerging market multinationals are taking over the world, but their success can be emulated by any company from any country in the world. Based on their book Emerging Markets Rule, Mauro Guillén and Esteban

The Trans-Pacific Divisions

August 21, 2015 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, CRITICAL ANALYSIS, World Politics, International Relations, Americas, Asia - Pacific, Dan Steinbock, IndiaComments (0)

By Dan Steinbock The White House’s effort to hammer the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement in Maui failed. As time is running out for President Obama’s legacy achievement, both Washington and Beijing are reassessing their options.   You might

Helping Disabled Youth Get Good Jobs

July 30, 2015 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, EMERGING TRENDS, BUSINESS & INNOVATION, Frontier Markets, Climate Change & Society, IndiaComments (0)

By Aneel Karnani, Kevin McKague, & Meera Shenoy People with disabilities comprise the world’s largest minority group and they face significant barriers to employment. But in most cases they are eager and willing to work, and can significantly increase a

Mysteries on India’s Agricultural Credit Supply

June 4, 2015 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, FINANCE & BANKING, IndiaComments (0)

By Dr. A. Narayanamoorthy and Dr. P. Alli  Following the announcement of comprehensive credit policy of 2004, an impression is often gained from the official statements that all agrarian problems can be set right with the enhancing of agriculture credit.

Decrypting The Aspiring Indian Low-Income Consumer

March 26, 2015 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, EMERGING TRENDS, CULTURE & LIFESTYLE, Frontier Markets, Editor’s Choice, Asia - Pacific, India, Unprotected PostComments (0)

By Glyn Atwal, Douglas Bryson and Ambi Parameswaran In this article, Glyn Atwal, Douglas Bryson and Ambi Parameswaran highlight the common misconceptions held by companies regarding low-income consumer markets in India and suggest the best ways to

Luxury Brands Need to Chart a Course into New Frontier Markets

September 22, 2014 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, CULTURE & LIFESTYLE, SPECIAL FEATURES, Frontier Markets, Editor’s Choice, Asia - Pacific, China, India, Middle East & Africa, Strategies for the Changing World, Unprotected PostComments (0)

By Glyn Atwal and Douglas Bryson The progressively unpredictable dynamics of the BRIC markets are now challenging luxury brands to rethink their global market strategies. Below, Glyn Atwal and Douglas Bryson argue that as luxury brands seek to adapt to new