1. The Global Economy is under lots of "stress," and the feeling of "weirdness" where nothing makes sense about where it is headed adds to the overall sense of what The Atlantic Magazine called "The Everything is Weird" Economy. So, to make it easier for you, the reader, to comprehend what is happening in the … Continue reading 10 Reasons Why The “Stressed” Global Economy Is In For A Hard Landing!
The Global Economy Is Caught Between A Rock And A Hard Place! Ever heard the saying, Caught between a Rock and a Hard Place? This signifies someone or something that is facing an "impossible" choice in the face of a "pincer" of a "double whammy" of sorts challenging situation. In such cases, there is no … Continue reading The Global Economy Has “Nowhere” To Run, Nowhere To Hide! The Great Stagflation And The Road To Redemption!
Betting big on technology, India is attempting to "leapfrog" into the Digital Age, bypassing the need for an Industrial/Manufacturing "Renaissance." For a nation that prides itself on its technological prowess, this "ambitious" task seems within reach. However, doubts persist about the "reach" of technology, given the problems of "scale and speed" that a vast, diverse, … Continue reading Betting Big On Technology, India At 75 Aims To “Leapfrog” Into The Digital Age!
Haven't we seen this before? Charismatic leaders emerge with promises of "good days" that all of us fall for, only to see the Utopian "dreams" turn to dust as the "realities" of human nature and the daily "grind" set in. It doesn't matter much if the outcome was only "realpolitik" driven policies, as the status … Continue reading Welcome To The Age of False Dawns! Where Utopia Is Promised And Dystopia Is Delivered!
Has the Indian Economy "turned the corner" with regards to the post-pandemic "recovery" gathering steam and most economic indicators in the "green"? Or is it just the "spin" around the growth prospects making us believe that "all is well" with the Indian Economy? If the former is true, why is the tag of the world's … Continue reading India@75: A Reality Check! Decoding The Bullishness Around The Indian Economy!
Is Millennial/Gen Zer angst with the status quo driving protests such as the anti-Hijab uprising in Iran and The Great Resignation in the United States? If so, what is that is making the Millennial/Gen Z age cohorts so angst-ridden? Is it due to the Pandemic upending their careers and otherwise taking a toll on their … Continue reading Is Millennial/Gen Zer “Angst” Driving The Anti-Hijab Protests In Iran And The Great Resignation In The United States?
What is The Great Reset? Is it a "last" chance to "save the world", or are we simply "clutching at straws" in the face of the approaching Perfect Storm? To put it plainly, The Great Reset is a complete "rebooting" of the global economic and financial systems, along with a holistic plan to remake what … Continue reading The Great Reset! Clutching At Straws Or The Last Chance To Save The World? Here’s Why We Need The Great Reset
Dubbed Dr Doom for his "doom and gloom" predictions about the global economy, the market expert and noted economist, Nouriel Roubini, has warned about a "long and painful" recession, with stocks falling by nearly 40% and the "pain" being felt by everyone, including debt-laden corporations and households. For those who are old enough to remember, … Continue reading Dr Doom, Nouriel Roubini, Warns Of A “Long and Painful” Recession in 2023. He Got It Right In 2008! Here’s Why He Is Spot On Now As Well!
The world is perhaps in the most "dangerous moment" since the Second World War. With battlelines drawn between the West and Russia in Ukraine, where Putin threatens a "nuclear winter", and between the US and China over Taiwan, where Xi is "flexing his muscles", what could go wrong? Plenty, if you were to ask me, … Continue reading Nuclear, Cold (War) Winter Ahead! Why The World Is In The Most “Dangerous” Moment Since The Second World War!
Is India a "lone bright spot" amidst global turmoil and economic gloom, or is it too premature to announce its "arrival" on the world stage? Sure, the Indian Economy is the "world's fastest-growing major economy", and its geopolitical heft and influence have grown with the Ukraine war, where Modi can "hold its own" with Putin, … Continue reading False Dawn Or Bright Spot? Is India “Shining” Amidst Global Turmoil And Economic Gloom, Or, Is This A Mirage In The Desert Of The Unreal?