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 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

India Achieves its Highest Ever Score on the Index of Economic Freedom

India Achieves its Highest Ever Score on the Index of Economic Freedom

Posted by: on May 27, 2016 | One Comment

India achieved its highest ever score on the 2016 Index of Economic Freedom. India’s score of 56.2 gave it the 123rd rank among the 178 countries ranked by this index. India was ranked the 25th among the xx nations in the Asia Pacific region. The 123rd

Daniel Kahneman: The Psychologist  who won a Nobel Prize for Economics

Daniel Kahneman: The Psychologist who won a Nobel Prize for Economics

Posted by: on Apr 21, 2016 | No Comments

Daniel Kahneman and his colleague Amos Tversky studied human behaviour when faced with uncertainty and risk, and came up with groundbreaking results; primarily, that human beings are not necessarily the rational agents of economic theory. Daniel Kahneman

Michigan’s Gun Lake Casino to Double its Size with a $76 Million Expansion

Michigan’s Gun Lake Casino to Double its Size with a $76 Million Expansion

Posted by: on Apr 14, 2016 | No Comments

The Gun Lake Casino in Wayland, Michigan has announced a $76 million expansion plan that is expected to nearly double its size. Ed Pigeon, vice chairman of the Gun Lake Tribal Gaming Authority Board said in a news release on January 7, 2016,

MGM Resorts International Delays Opening of New Macau Resort to 2017

MGM Resorts International Delays Opening of New Macau Resort to 2017

Posted by: on Mar 23, 2016 | No Comments

MGM Resorts International has decided to delay the opening of its new resort in the Cotai district of Macau, due to gloomy market conditions. Gross gambling revenues in Macau fell 34% in 2015, to a five-year low of $28.8 billion from a year ago,

What Lies in Store for the Indian Economy?

What Lies in Store for the Indian Economy?

Posted by: on Jan 22, 2016 | No Comments

In an interview with Indian Express, in November 2015, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said, “The biggest strength of India and the silver lining is its resilience. Our systematic firewalls have to be such that the ability to resist the

Dr. Roy Spencer: The Meteorologist Who is a Free Market Thinker

Dr. Roy Spencer: The Meteorologist Who is a Free Market Thinker

Posted by: on Nov 26, 2015 | No Comments

It is rare to come across a person who is as diverse as Roy Spencer. He describes himself as a climatologist, author and a former NASA scientist. Other than his many contributions academically, he is also attributed with many memorable