Archive for December 30th, 2015

khanmarketonline.com vs khan market — interesting battle of copyrights..

December 30, 2015

Interesting bit of news this morning. Salman Khan, the Indian actor recently announced setting an online portal called khanmarketonline.com. This has angered Delhi’s iconic Khan market:

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How Shi Yongxin built the Shaolin Temple into a global business. Now, karma’s catching up…

December 30, 2015

Another of those fancy business stories which were too good to be true. Just that this one is a different business – business of religion.

History of US debt limits..

December 30, 2015

An insightful interview of Prof Thomas Sargent. He recently discussed his new paper on US debt limits at one of the IMF lectures.

In the interview, he further distils the lessons:

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How computerisation was pushed in Indian banking?

December 30, 2015

Well, obviously there is a lot of excitement these days around technology in Indian banking space. However, how did this process actually start?

Here is a nice article which looks at this history of introducing computers in banking. It was a process that started around 1982, contrarian to most who would think it started post 1991. Actually, much of changes in Indian economy started around 1980s (s0me say 1970s around Emergency) and 1991 is just that time when all these things came together and became more reinforced.

Coming back to the article:

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