Monday, Nov 28, 2022

Douglass C. North


Maverick Economist

November 27, 2015 12:13 am

Douglass North emphasised institutions at a time when markets were the focus.

North star

November 26, 2015 12:19 am

Douglass North can be credited for the foregrounding of the role of institutions in the political economy.

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Delhi Confidential: A trip down memory lane for BJP’s Gujarat campaigner Ravi Shankar Prasad

Updated: November 28, 2022 7:18:28 am

For former Union minister and senior BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad, who is stationed in Gujarat for campaigning, it’s a trip down the memory lane.

Group of educators seeks to bring British colonial history to UK school syllabus

Updated: November 28, 2022 7:14:05 am

Kaur is among a group of professionals from the education sector in the UK, including schoolteachers, trainers, researchers and others, who have come together to start a campaign aimed at bringing South Asian British colonial history and India’s Partition in more detail into the school curriculum in Britain.

From Leander Paes to Sania Mirza, it’s been love all at CLTA

Updated: November 28, 2022 7:12:52 am

The prodigal youngster, Leander Paes won his first ITF title at the grass courts of CLTA.

‘It’s a new virus, it’s still evolving, still adapting. We still need to be cautious’: Dr Soumya Swaminathan at Idea Exchange

Updated: November 28, 2022 7:00:00 am

Soumya Swaminathan, who was appointed World Health Organisation’s (WHO) first chief scientist in 2019, has been an important voice in the world’s largest health agency.

Amid uncertainty, falling risk appetite, India fared better than major economies: CEO, PGIM India Mutual Fund

Updated: November 28, 2022 6:58:46 am

While inflation and interest rate hikes have been major concern for economies and markets, he said that three-six months back people were very concerned about inflation and interest rate hikes, but today much of that has already got priced in or done

134 delegates from Tamil Nadu leave for Kashi Tamil Sangamam

November 28, 2022 6:47:52 am

A total of 90 delegates boarded Ernakulam – Patna Express (Train No 22669) at Coimbatore Junction railway station

Small is good: Mudra loan NPAs at just 3.3% in 7 years

Updated: November 28, 2022 7:20:19 am

Bad loans under the Pradhan Mantri MUDRA Yojana for all banks (public, private, foreign, state cooperative, regional rural and small finance) since the launch of the scheme on April 8, 2015, added up to Rs 46,053.39 crore as on June 30, 2022.

Electoral Bonds: Govt pays Rs 9.53 crore as SBI commission, printing costs

Updated: November 28, 2022 6:31:34 am

The total amount collected by parties through EBs has gone up to Rs 10,791 crore from various anonymous donors in 22 phases since 2018 when the Electoral Bond Scheme was introduced. As many as 93.67 per cent of EBs are in Rs 1 crore denomination.

Safe flying: New SOP soon on 5G airwave infra around airports

Updated: November 28, 2022 6:31:31 am

These are expected to be part of an operational guidelines that the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) is currently preparing, after India’s aviation regulator flagged concerns about interference that 5G signals could cause, potentially posing a challenge to safe airline operations. 

Mehbooba to BJP: Don’t behave like tribal raiders

Updated: November 28, 2022 6:31:22 am

She was speaking at PDP’s first major show of strength since the abrogation of Jammu and Kashmir's special status — a convention organised by its youth wing — in Srinagar on Sunday.