Thursday, October 2, 2014

Sanjeev Sanyal

Sanjeev Sanyal is Deutsche Bank’s Global Strategist, and a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader. He is the author of The Indian Renaissance: India's Rise After a Thousand Years of Decline (Penguin 2008) and Land of the Seven Rivers: A Brief History of India's Geography (Penguin 2012).

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Economics 4

India’s East Asian Dream

Since 1991, India has been slowly changing its policy framework away from the socialist vision of its first prime minister, Jawaharlal Nehru. But now, despite significant obstacles and risks, Prime… read more

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World Affairs 6

The Last Pagans of Iraq

With US President Barack Obama belatedly ordering air strikes and humanitarian airdrops of food and relief supplies to refugees in northern Iraq, the world is finally taking action against the… read more

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The Detroit Syndrome

When the city of Detroit filed for bankruptcy last week, it became the largest such filing in US history. Detroit's fate should serve as a warning, not only for China, but for the next generation of… read more

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World Affairs 3

Bretton Woods III

Current economic conditions in the US and China imply that the post-crisis global economy will experience a return to large macroeconomic imbalances. Although many economists condemn such imbalances, … read more

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World Affairs 4

Clicks over Bricks in India

The Indian government's announcement this month that it will open the country’s retail market to foreign players has provoked intense opposition from small shopkeepers. But the debate misses a… read more

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World Affairs 5

Who Are Tomorrow’s Consumers?

While manufacturers of luxury goods have lately had a difficult time in emerging markets, the real story for the next two decades will be these countries’ shift to middle-class status. Although other … read more

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World Affairs 2

The Customization Revolution

The last two decades were the era of hypermarkets – massive superstores that could dazzle customers with an astonishing array of standardized products. But there are signs that the superstore’s age… read more

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