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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 also like: Getting to Yes with China and North Korea Trump’s Asia Tour: From Old Conflicts to

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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, 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

Internationalising Media Studies

July 28, 2014 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, EMERGING TRENDS, CULTURE & LIFESTYLE, Editor’s Choice, China, India, Unprotected PostComments (0)

By Daya Thussu For hundreds of years the West has dominated the world of Media Studies, but Daya Thussu is about to prove to us that countries such as China and India are fast becoming a challenge to the Western hold on the world of Media Studies. You might

Urban Development In India

July 28, 2014 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, CULTURE & LIFESTYLE, Climate Change & Society, India, World DevelopmentComments (0)

By A. Panagariya, P. Chakraborty & M. Govinda Rao Below, Arvind Panagariya, Pinaki Chakraborty and M. Govinda Rao give a detailed account of India’s vast need for urban development, and suggest there are important governance issues surrounding the need

A System Perspective on India’s Healthcare Industry

July 28, 2014 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, Healthcare Reform, India, World DevelopmentComments (0)

By Lawton Robert Burns As one of the recently industrialized nations, India has a fast-growing economy as well as an ever-expanding, ever-urbanized population, however its healthcare system still has a lot of potential for development. Lawton Robert Burns

India: Domestic Lenses for a Global Vision for the 21st Century

June 28, 2014 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, Editor’s Choice, In-depth, India, Unprotected Post, World DevelopmentComments (0)

By Jean-Pierre Lehmann India has emerged as one of the world’s six leading nations. Its global ambitions, however, are mired by difficult domestic circumstances and myopic national lenses. Jean Pierre Lehmann charts India’s economic standing throughout

Company Boards in China and India – Functioning on Half a Brain?

June 28, 2014 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, BUSINESS & INNOVATION, China, IndiaComments (0)

By Alice de Jonge Studies have shown that companies perform better when there is an equal representation of women at senior levels. However, some countries have a noticeable lack of female leaders. This article focuses on how China and India need to find