Archive for July 16th, 2015

Will computers replace human intelligence in finance?

July 16, 2015

Prof Shiller does not think so.

He says this vision of financial singularity where computers shall replace a fund manager and markets become super efficient is unlikely to happen:

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What does digitalisation mean for banking sector?

July 16, 2015

This speech by Dr Andreas Dombret of Bundesbank is for German banking sector but actually applies to any country’s banking sector.

He says simply sitting and watching will not help banks. They have to figure out ways to get more and more digital in quick time at that:

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Is American Government in Decay?

July 16, 2015

A nice and rigorous review of Francis Fukuyama’s recnt work on Governance and insitutions:

 

Sen vs Mehta on state of Indian higher education..

July 16, 2015

It actually should not have been a case of (Amartya) Sen and (Pratap Bhanu) Mehta critiquing the state of  India’s higher education. But has unfortunately become a case of Sen vs Mehta. Anything Prof Sen says these days becomes a controversy.

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