mises.org/library/understanding-money-mechanics-0 I am a big sucker for economists explaining things, and an over sharer of all such knowledge made public.
Trends in the global housing market http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/Urbanomics/~3/Q1BnbqEmY6Y/trends-in-global-housing-market.html — Read on feedproxy.google.com/~r/Urbanomics/~3/Q1BnbqEmY6Y/trends-in-global-housing-market.html
Vijay Kelkar Convocation Address at BHU: Three development paradigms of Indian economy https://mostlyeconomics.wordpress.com/2020/01/30/vijay-kelkar-convocation-address-at-bhu-three-development-paradigms-of-indian-economy/ — Read on mostlyeconomics.wordpress.com/2020/01/30/vijay-kelkar-convocation-address-at-bhu-three-development-paradigms-of-indian-economy/
Yeah so, even as Budget 2020 is waiting to be ripped apart mostly for what it’s projections for the year
This may become possible if Nobel winners Duflo and Banerjee’s efforts are successful. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is trying the idea
Here is a rare archival footage of Kenyes speaking on the gold standard. Savour.
Economics professors Arjun Jayadev and Branko Milanovic have collaborated on a video lecture series on Inequality – the five vidoes,
(C) Photos by Pallsin.
(c) Photos by PallSin.
I am absolutely thrilled to share another story on caste. This one again has gone missing from Mint’s website. I
We are the cursed boat people They said we have snatched their jobs And then, we were killed in a
This very interesting interview with Alpa Shah is a must-read for anyone aspiring to write narrative non-fiction. Shah, a professor
I usually don’t do this but I am tempted to share an amazing thread by Prof Chinmay Tumbe of IIM-A
Wikipedia has been a deeply unequal place and this wasn’t going to change anytime soon. But thanks to the efforts
Machine Learning (ML) is commonly seen as the scientific study of algorithms and statistical models used by computers to perform
I am always intrigued by developments in China, but this piece felt like the disturbing facts have moved closer home
I couldn’t resist my curiosity to find out more about TikTok, the social media app that’s bringing the mass following
The debate over India’s GDP numbers (economists are still locking horns over the truth and objectivity in these figures) was
I have always felt that IITs have been the subject of unfair criticism over the years. I think IITs flowed
Chances are, you have an Alexa at home. So do I. So, this post is for you. A UN study
Hello 2019, how are we women doing across the world? Same same, this UN Women report released this month says.
United States–India trade ties have been in news for all the wrong reasons, of late. There may be optimism that
Is democracy dying? This question seems to be back on the mind of economists this week. I live in the
Once a beacon and anchor for those fed up with corruption, the AAP’s ambition of achieving national prominence seems to be over.
One of the most compelling worries of the fourth estate in recent years has been the restricted window of communication
More than 100 years ago, in the iconic Citizenship In A Republic speech, US President Theodore Roosevelt outlined the key
Without transparency on methodology, exit polls are more like an astrologer’s day at the science fair with its share of hits and misses.
Everyone loves Sunday mornings. In this part of the national capital, young men and women find time for fitness. Their morning runs on this day have become early noon jogs on tree-lined streets; the tree branches mask their sweaty faces from the blistering summer sun. A few cyclists compete with cars driving out of the colony and tiny dairy kiosks have opened for early morning milk buyers. It’s easy to spot the polling booth …
The only way to tackle the intrusion of the past in the political debate of today is to discuss it—to explain the myths or facts that exist and to confront them with the right questions and a dogged pursuit of the truth. Journalists are primary witnesses of history when it’s made. There are enormous dangers of misinterpretation when historical facts enter the realm of politics. With the INS Viraat controversy, an unwelcome, opportunistic and largely immoral attempt at misrepresentation may have been made. But by harping on to conflicting and uncorroborated versions of the event, Indian media not just kept discrediting itself, it also lost the opportunity to shape the historical narrative objectively, truthfully, credibly.