Can India Hold Her Position as the World’s Fastest Growing Economy?

Can India Hold Her Position as the World’s Fastest Growing Economy?

Jul 20, 2018 | No Comments

The Indian economy grew at an impressive rate of 7.7% during the fourth quarter (January to March 2018). India’s GDP growth surged past China’s 6.8% growth recorded for the same quarter.

For FY18 (fiscal year ended March 31, 2018), India’s growth

Trump’s America Takes One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

Trump’s America Takes One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

Jul 9, 2018 | No Comments

The US has imposed 25% tariffs on Chinese imports worth $34 billion. Beijing immediately retaliated with tariffs on $34 billion worth of US imports. The Trump administration is working on a second wave of tariffs on Chinese goods

Will Trumponomics Drive America into Another Recession?

Will Trumponomics Drive America into Another Recession?

Jul 2, 2018 | No Comments

The Trump economy received an “important endorsement” from Fed Chairman Jay Power, who said, “The US economy is in great shape…Most people who want to find jobs are finding them,” said an article published by Yahoo Finance on June

The Recent Rollercoaster Ride of Macau’s Gaming Industry

The Recent Rollercoaster Ride of Macau’s Gaming Industry

Jun 25, 2018 | No Comments

Macau’s gaming industry has finally started gaining momentum, after two long years of struggle. China’s gambling hub had been a raging success story. In fact, it rapidly overtook Las Vegas to become the world’s most profitable gambling city

Japan is Betting High on Casinos for Economic Growth

Japan is Betting High on Casinos for Economic Growth

Jun 4, 2018 | No Comments

For nearly a decade, Japan’s political stance on casinos resembled Newton’s Cradle. After years of deliberations, the country finally seems to be moving forward to opening its economy for the

Will Some Countries Continue to be Poor?

Will Some Countries Continue to be Poor?

Apr 17, 2018 | No Comments

More than 8% of the world population live in “extreme poverty”, according to figures reported by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development. Does that sound like

Don’t Miss Rakesh Wadhwa Speaking at FreedomFest 2018

Don’t Miss Rakesh Wadhwa Speaking at FreedomFest 2018

Apr 10, 2018 | No Comments

Businessman and economist, Rakesh Wadhwa has been invited to speak at FreedomFest, scheduled for July 11 – 14, 2018. The event will be hosted in Paris Resort at Las Vegas, California, USA.

Free to Flourish – II

Free to Flourish – II

Mar 9, 2018 | No Comments

Regulators are baffled. Governments have no idea how to tame this one. And, the market is flourishing. I’m talking about ICOs, or initial coin offering, a novel way for businesses to raise funds for their innovative ideas

Free to Flourish

Free to Flourish

Mar 1, 2018 | No Comments

Regulators are baffled. Governments have no idea how to tame this one. And, the market is flourishing. I’m talking about ICOs, or initial coin offering, a novel way for businesses to raise funds for their innovative

India’s Rank Improves in the Human Freedom Index; But Still a Long Way to Go

India’s Rank Improves in the Human Freedom Index; But Still a Long Way to Go

Feb 7, 2018 | No Comments

Do you enjoy freedom in your country? The term “freedom” is so vast and relative that you may not have a definite “yes” or “no” answer. Well, you don’t need to wonder. The latest Human Freedom Index (HFI) report of 2017