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Demystified: What Is A Bad Bank; The Debated Concept Introduced By Arun Jaitley &...

Demystifier: An ED Original where the content is written in such a way that it is knowledgeable and easy to comprehend at the same...

Cigarette Ban: My “Butt’s” Not Pleased

  Smoking has become a difficult pastime in the country. You ask why? The sky-rocketing prices - thanks to over the top excise duties, increasing...

How to stop doing dumb things with money? Carl Richard answers this question in...

Economy Decoded brings you another set of solutions to big & complex financial problems which we face as participants of financial markets. These 10...
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Life Can Throw Situations At You & Either You Can Prepare For It In...

Life can throw situations at you and either you can prepare for it in advance, or panic when it hits you. What got me thinking...

IS THE U.S ECONOMY ALL GOOD ?

By Prachi Saxena Ask an economist about the best economies of the world and the conversation can not end without the chronicle description of the...
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Watch: These Items Like Movie Tickets To Become Cheaper From January 2019 After GST...

In what came as a festive bonanza to the common man, the 28% tax rate has been reduced on certain items under the Goods...

Here’s Why It Is Useful To Buy A Two-Wheeler Insurance Policy Online

Gone are those days when purchasing a two-wheeler insurance policy meant approaching the insurance agent and then buying the policy suggested to you even...

Decoding the Economy; Can India follow China’s growth model?

By Ipshita Agarwal China is the world’s most populous country. India follows. Yet, they grow at incomparable rates. China shooting ahead, India lagging behind. One...

The Most Awaited IPOs to invest in 2015

Initial Public Offer or IPO is the first sale or offer of stock by a company to the public. It can be defined as the...

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1. 'Cleaner' Playboy coming to Goa, India2. BJP's Naqvi would like to see Shashi Tharoor as Minister of Love Affairs 3. The picture says it...

Debunking the ‘Made in China’ Myth

By Akanksha Goel As soon as we read the label and get to know that it’s a “made in China” product, our mind suddenly conjures...

Should The RBI Cut Interest Rate To Revive The Economy?

The Reserve Bank Of India is in a dilemma whether to increase or decrease interest rates and the upcoming meetings will be key to...

What MBA Teaches Us In Two Years And Why It Is The Most Coveted...

Salini Madiraju This is that time of the year when every MBA aspirant gets restive. The year long preparation, evidently fake excuses at office for...

How Real Are These Economic Ratings & Growth Estimates By Fitch/Moody’s Etc.?

“I was wondering what would break first. Our country or its growth estimates.” Economic ratings and growth estimates are a “bane” to any economy if...

Government As Angel Investors In Start-ups- New Idea For The Upcoming Budget

By Preeti Kumari Budget is the policy plan made every financial year, to be implemented. It can be called as the fuel put to run...

The BRICS Puzzle

By Shreya BRICS- consists of 5 nations Brazil, Russia, China, South Africa and Ind------------------ err...what is I, India or Indonesia? A food for thought and...
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चित्रों में: वास्तव में कितना बड़ा है पतंजलि?

पतंजलि, भारत में तेजी से बढ़ती कंपनियों में से एक है जो एक बड़े ग्राहक आधार के साथ है। लोगों की पतंजलि के उत्पादों में...

Layman’s guide to the US shutdown

By Mudit Batra The whole world is talking about the US shutdown when rarely a few people know what really is going on. When the...

Who Runs the World? Guns!

21st century - and yet the days of conquest and rule haven’t passed. While half of the world has been talking about global citizenry,...

Know your Strategy

Before I start with the topic I want to introduce via this article, I’d like you to note that this article is a rewrite...

Why do the French tolerate such high taxes?

THE French are steeling themselves for yet more tax increases when the finance minister, Pierre Moscovici, unveils the 2014 budget on September 25th. The...

China’s Policy Reversal To Two-Children: A little too late?

After nearly 35 years of the most radical experiments in the field of social engineering, the woes of China seem nowhere close to dissipation....

More Banking in Agriculture, More Output

By Rajshree Gupta Don’t have an iPhone? Don’t have a home? Get it on EMIs. Banks have made life so easy. Take a loan and...

Laxman’s Caricatures and Indian Economy: Connecting the Dots

"I drew objects that caught my eye outside the window of my room--- the dry twigs, leaves and lizard like creatures crawling about, the...

The ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Decoded

Unless you've been living on some other planet for the past couple of months, surely you have heard about the 'Fiscal Cliff'.Fiscal Cliff is...

ED Forecasts Economy 2012

The year before was one where not only did we see the unexpected but also a negative phase. Hopefully 2012 has something good in...

Manufacturing Story: At Crossroads

By Shreya Bajaj According to a study by the global management consulting firm Mc Kinsey and Company, the manufacturing sector in India could grow six-fold to...
China Has Invaded India

5 Major Sectors Where China Has Invaded India: Another East India Company In Making?

India as a country doesn't boast of a booming market of its own. Businesses that are homegrown generally don't please the targeted demographic due...

In Pics: Did Budget’19 Live Up To The Expectations Of The Youth?

The Interim Budget for the financial year 2019-20 was laid down in front of the Parliament by Railway Minister Piyush Goyal today in the...

Game Theory; Trust vs. Rationale

By Roop Kunwar Singh So you think economics is meant only for the policy makers of the world? That equilibrium, payoffs, utility- all this technical...

Gender, Income and Wealth

I would like to analyze the contribution of gender towards the  global trends of inequality. Let’s talk about gender, income and wealth. Let me make...

GST For Dummies: A Numerical Example To Show How Your Tax Payments Will Get...

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) finally seems to become a reality, now that Rajya Sabha has shown its support for it. Ever since...

Snapdeal Says Its Revenue Jumped By 73%, We Wonder How

In what was a shocking revelation, Indian e-commerce startup Snapdeal announced earlier this week a revenue of Rs. 925.3 crore in the last financial...

Desi Is Better Than Phoren: Buy Indian Stuff, It Might Just Be Better

By Jinelle D'Souza If I were to ask you to name some of your favourite brands - let's say, from apparel - what would be the first...
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McDonald’s India After 22 Years Has Scored Its First Profit After A Total Loss...

After almost 22 long years of wait, McDonald's perhaps the biggest burger and fries food chain in India, has finally scored its first profit. The...

Keep Calm And Carry On.

Read the amazing story behind Keep Calm And Carry On.Keep Calm and Carry On was a propaganda poster produced by the Govt of the UK in 1939 during the...

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Some Crazy Things About Society Which Leapt Out At Me From Joker

I recently watched Todd Phillip’s Joker and since enough has been said about the protagonist Joaquin Phoenix’s riveting performance, gory nihilism, and an underwhelming...

By Doing Prisoner Swaps With Taliban, US/Indian Govts Are Making Civilians A Target For...

On Sunday, Afghan Taliban freed 3 Indian hostages in exchange for 11 top militant leaders. After key meetings between US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation...
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OpED: Why Are Middle-Aged Politicians Threatened By 16 Year Old Greta Thunberg?

Unless you've been living under a rock, you've probably seen a particular video that's been going viral on social media.