Archive for December 31st, 2014

Goodbye MSD…your calmness off and on the field shall be missed..

December 31, 2014

What a difference time makes and how thongs turn around. There was a time when media and experts could not get enough praising MS Dhoni and called him captain with the Midas touch. And why not. Ever since he took over captaincy, India won T-20 world cup, got no.1 rankings in Tests and then the World Cup in 2011. This was followed by Champions trophy in 2013 and couple of more IPL titles.

And come to 2014 and experts have been criticising MSD for nearly every ill in Indian cricket team. The Aussie experts which have harsh words for most Indian players called him a product which is pass his date and so on. I so wish MSD had hung around and answered them the way Sachin Tendulkar did when similar words were said to him after 2007 WC debacle.

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How macroeconomics has changed since the crisis…(getting more behavioral)

December 31, 2014
Wouter den Haan of London School of Economics sums up the changes in “the discipline”. The best bit is it is an interview which one can actually just hear rather than read the piece:

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