DISCLAIMER: Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian has in collaboration with IIT Delhi started a course on “CONTEMPORARY THEMES IN INDIAS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND THE ECONOMIC SURVEY “. I would be doing a write-up based on every module. Hope that it’s informative. MODULE 1: GLOBAL AND INDIAN ECONOMIC HISTORY To understand today’s economic scenario we need … Continue reading IndianEconCourse – Module 1
"he didn't hurt you , did he? His voice was surprisingly angry. "no well , he just hurt my heart" This was my first book by KASIE WEST and I am definitely star struck with her writing. A short synopsis – GIA has to make her friends meet her boyfriend at her prom who dumps her … Continue reading FILL IN BOYFRIEND by KASIE WEST BOOK REVIEW
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
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
It took me an all-nighter to finish the book. The story keeps you enthralled with all the adages (old sayings) related to love coming true. It’s a typical bad boy-good girl book but what keeps you hitched are the plot twists (I’m letting one secret out-the girls petty good with cards).the ones who have fallen … Continue reading BEAUTIFUL DISASTER-JAMIE McGuire A BOOK REVIEW
So I have had the chance to meet a RBI governor (let’s say THE RBI governor – Raghuram Rajan a few months back) and now a startup co-founder (Abhay Tamaria of REDCARPET). We had a competition being organized in our college by our marketing society where this startup was a sponsorer. I had a … Continue reading REDCARPET- THE CARPET TO YOUR FINANCIAL STARDOM!!
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.
Coming out of the rules and regulations of school college feels like fresh air. Living in Delhi and using the public transportation is a fun roller coaster ride in itself. Trying for all kind of societies (and not getting any) that’s fun too. The best part are the various sitting lounges where we can sit … Continue reading ONE MONTH AT COLLEGE… MANY MORE TO GO.