University of Academia and the Emergence of Echo-nomists!

As the year comes to an end, I reflect back on a Summer School which I attended in New Delhi, India. The summer school, 4th IGC-ISI Summer School in Development Economics, was organized by the International Growth Center (http://www.theigc.org) in collaboration with the Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) in New Delhi from 9-13th July 2016. The workshop … Continue reading University of Academia and the Emergence of Echo-nomists!

Interesting Readings – September, 2016

More Wealth, More Jobs, But Not for Everyone: What Fuels The Backlash on Trade by Peter Goodman, New York Times, 29th September, 2016. In this article Peter Goodman writes about the unaccounted consequences of international trade. There is an interesting quote in this article - “The debates that we are having about globalization and the adjustment … Continue reading Interesting Readings – September, 2016