Yearly Archives: 2011

“Mobile phones cheaper than toilets,” says Chandran Nair

Jun 24, 2011

In a conversation moderated by Dr. Razeen Sally at Asia House, Chandran discussed the ideas behind his book Consumptiononomics (Infinite Ideas, 2011). He said that the world is heading for disaster if Asia continues to develop using the “Washington consensus”, which he defines broadly as liberal free market economics. Speaking during the round table discussion,

Jo Johnson MP on India

Jun 24, 2011

Earlier this week Jo Johnson MP launched his new book, “Reconnecting Britain and India: Ideas for an Enhanced Partnership”, at a reception in 11 Downing Street. Jo says that given the UK’s sluggish economy and the unfolding Eurozone crisis, it’s imperative Britain works for a global partnership with India to prevent further economic decline. As

Corporate responsibility must be profitable says Michael Skapinker

Jun 24, 2011

Writing in the Financial Times today, Michael Skapinker is concerned about the sustainability of corporate responsibility. Shoemaker Timberland was acquired by VF Corporation for $2.3 billion last week. Despite pledging to maintain its positive working environment, VF executives spoke of raising profit margins from 9% to 20%. Solar panels and vegetable patches, schemes implemented by

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