"There is no intoxicant more dangerous than cheap money and excessive credit “- Benjamin.M.Anderson So as you might have guessed from the cover above this book is about someone who ended up making huge bucks. Well to clear the mystery, Greg Paulson made $4billion in 2007 by betting against the housing marketing (his bet was … Continue reading THE GREATEST TRADE EVER BY GREGORY ZUCKERMAN BOOK REVIEW
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A Collection Of Quotes Mentioned In MR.Basu’s Book
AN ECONOMIST IN THE REAL WORLD: THE ART OF POLICYMAKING IN INDIA BY KAUSHIK BASU QUOTES AND ADAGES MENTIONED IN THE BOOK For a system resistant to change, nothing is as good as a crisis. Totalitarian control is seldom as total and controlled as appears to outsiders. History makes suggestion but rarely gives a roadmap. “Don’t … Continue reading A Collection Of Quotes Mentioned In MR.Basu’s Book
AN ECONOMIST IN THE REAL WORLD: THE ART OF POLICYMAKING IN INDIA BY KAUSHIK BASU BOOK REVIEW
First published September 1 2015 (MIT PRESS and then Penguin Books) A few words “For a system resistant to change, nothing is as good as a crisis.” (Feels like an apt saying for how demonitisation has struck us making us realize that this crisis was necessary to lead us in the direction of being a … Continue reading AN ECONOMIST IN THE REAL WORLD: THE ART OF POLICYMAKING IN INDIA BY KAUSHIK BASU BOOK REVIEW
The baton being passed.
So we all have embraced the news of a new RBI governor (the media leaves no one in a loop). For the past 2-3 days the newspapers have overflowing articles on what would be expected of the to be governor on prospects such as inflation, growth, deficit, growth along with deficit. (Really huge words for … Continue reading The baton being passed.