Archive for October 24th, 2011

Comparing IT industries in India, China and Philipines

October 24, 2011

F. Ted Tschang of Singapore Management University writes this nice paper on the topic.

He looks at how IT industry  has developed in the 3 countries:

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Banks are global in life and national in death

October 24, 2011

Mervyn King gave this memorable quote and is mentioned in this superb speech by Andrew Sheng.

The speech looks at how badly things have become with respect to financial sector and its rescues.

He says things have changed greatly since 1971 when B-Woods broke and we have the current System:

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4 Lessons from 4 economies – France, Greece, Japan and Zimbabwe

October 24, 2011

This is a superb article from Greg Mankiw.

What are the lessons from these four countries? The objective of the article is to understand lessons for US economy. He connects the lessons superbly. First the lessons:

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C40 – a group of the world’s 40 largest cities..

October 24, 2011

A recent HBS articles alerts me to this group called C-40, a group where cities look at climate change challenges and solutions.

I was not aware of a group like this.  C-40 website says:

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