What is it about the world of finance and capital, that the intermediary agent is more valuable and powerful than the principals?
At 7 million new formal jobs a year, India would, by far, be the world's largest formal job creator
The notion that there is one right valuation for a company is absurd. To pretend that the government is the best judge of this valuation and to use that as the basis for persecution is tyrannical
The current regulatory framework for initial public offerings is incompatible with today's venture capital-backed start-ups. It's time we removed these hurdles
It's clear that behind the five-fold increase in Sensex and ten-fold increase in market capitalisation in the 21st century is actually the greenback, not the signature of our RBI governor
A summary of Amit Shah's master strategy that helped the BJP emerge victorious in the recent Assembly elections
The expansion in equity market volumes is driven by retail speculators indulging in heavy trading of complex derivatives that are economically unproductive
The difference in the seats won by BJP in Hindi and non-Hindi states is the highest in India's electoral history
The election day debacle in Mumbai shows that the Election Commission's voter list data have long been suspect. Aadhaar would be a great solution for second-level authentication
An analysis of vote share data and pre-poll alliances shows India is keeping true to its diverse federalism
Data suggest that the BJP will have to deliver five per cent more seats than its best-ever performance to achieve 'Mission 272+'
The Tamil Nadu chief minister's aspirations to be PM seem entirely logical with more multi-cornered contests, uncertainty in Andhra Pradesh and the winner-takes-all history of elections in Tamil Nadu
In our electoral system of first-past-the-post, the probability that an independent will influence the eventual outcome of an election is statistically high