Brexit Curbs Freedom of Movement: What’s the Economic Impact?

Brexit Curbs Freedom of Movement: What’s the Economic Impact?

Posted by: on Jul 15, 2019 | No Comments

For years, people in the UK have been fed a steady stream of media stories and statements by politicians regarding the dangers of unrestricted migration. So much so that most people believe migration from the EU into the UK is

Step Aside, Bureaucrats, And Make Way for Progress

Step Aside, Bureaucrats, And Make Way for Progress

Posted by: on Jan 25, 2019 | No Comments

We have seen markets fail, right? Some are quick to site such instances and proclaim the benefits of government regulation. However, government failure is often hidden and only a handful of people seem to be

Where is the Indian Economy Headed in 2019?

Where is the Indian Economy Headed in 2019?

Posted by: on Jan 11, 2019 | No Comments

With major publications, including Forbes, warning of a coming recession in 2019, the ancient Chinese curse seems to be coming true – May you live in interesting times. And, what an interesting time it is especially for India, given that all

What Does No-Deal Brexit Really Mean for Businesses?

What Does No-Deal Brexit Really Mean for Businesses?

Posted by: on Dec 14, 2018 | No Comments

Brexit, a termed coined to denote the exit of Britain from the European Union, is scheduled for March 29, 2019. The decision to leave the EU was made with the meagre majority of merely 51.9% voting in favor of this move. And

Petrol and Diesel Prices in India: A Slippery History and a Fiery Road Ahead

Petrol and Diesel Prices in India: A Slippery History and a Fiery Road Ahead

Posted by: on Oct 8, 2018 | No Comments

The Indian Government had for several decades controlled the prices of various petroleum products. Under the pretext of “the larger good”, the government had supposedly subsidized the prices of the most important petroleum products, like

What it Takes to Be a Successful Entrepreneur in India

What it Takes to Be a Successful Entrepreneur in India

Posted by: on Jul 30, 2018 | No Comments

India stands at an interesting juncture. As entrepreneurs, we can rejoice the fact that the country has a huge working-age population. This not only presents businesses with a strong consumer base, but also with a large pool of educated

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

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

Posted by: on 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

Posted by: on 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?

Posted by: on 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