Black Swans, Climate Change and Insurance

Explaining the “black swan” effect, what it means vis-à-vis global climate shifts, and the role insurance companies need to play in future.

posted by Rain Man|June 2, 2014   in Economy|one comment

Article-image-Bullet-train (1)


Ride the BJP-proposed bullet trains to manage time and save the world.

posted by Rain Man|May 28, 2014   in Economy|27 comments


Buy, Buy, Buy: Breaking Down The Hype

The stock market might seem to be heading for an all-time high, but there are potholes to be reckoned with.

posted by Rain Man|May 26, 2014   in Economy|5 comments


Ni Hao, India!

What does the Bank Of China have in common with Madhya Pradesh?

posted by Anand Ranganathan|March 11, 2014   in Economy|31 comments

HomepageImage Oil Infographic

Oil Mathematics

From extraction to pump – breaking down the journey of crude and why it costs so darned much.

posted by Bulbul Negi|December 23, 2013   in Economy|25 comments

dollar hike in india

The Spectre Of Dollar Poverty

With the rupee plunging, fears of the neglected “urban middle class” being pulled closer to BPL territory are palpable.

posted by Indrajit Hazra|August 23, 2013   in Economy|44 comments

Hawala Logic question

Hawala Logic

Wondering why the rupee’s devaluing by the second? Find the answer through this multiple-choice question paper.

posted by Anand Ranganathan|August 20, 2013   in Economy|275 comments

Sibalomics, dodgy calculations and a country in economic morass.

India’s Darkest Hour

Sibalomics, dodgy calculations and a country in economic morass. Is this India’s darkest hour before dawn?

posted by Anand Ranganathan|August 16, 2013   in Economy|66 comments


Decoding Crony Capitalism

With Supreme Court cancelling all 122 telecom licences allotted to 11 companies, crony capitalism has become the phrase to be dissected.

posted by Anand Vardhan|February 6, 2012   in Economy|4 comments