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Book review: Insider Writing

Drawing on his stint as chief economic advisor in the finance ministry, Kaushik Basu provides an insider’s account of the workings of North Block

John Nash: The Shakespeare of economics

In terms of influence on modern economics and game theory, John Nash has few peers.


Game Changers

The ever-changing logistics of film economics and the extraordinarily high actors’ fees may require stars to take a pay cut after a consistently abysmal performance at the box-office

Professor fondly remembers his teacher,now PM

Professor Singh graduated with a BA (Mathematics and Economics) from the university in 1958,when our present Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh was his teacher.

DU colleges use programme seats for honours courses in new disciplines

With Programme courses being done away with under Delhi University’s new four-year undergraduate programme,more colleges are planning to use the seats to offer Honours in popular subjects such as English,Economics and Mathematics.

99% syllabus for four-year programme is ready: DU

Even as opposition to the implementation of the four-year under-graduate programme in Delhi University gathers momentum,most departments and faculties have approved the new syllabus.


Cotton College State University elections

185 faculty members of Cotton College in Assam participated in the voting process.

‘We aim to make learning fun’

It is heartening to know that after CCE was implemented,Class X is no longer a pressure class for an average or below-average student

PU to okay 10% increase in seats at affiliated colleges

Panjab University (PU) is all set to grant an approval of 10% increase in seats offered in these courses.

DU cut-offs: In SRCC,100% must for B Com (H) category

A perfect score -- a fantasy or even a joke for most,is part of the first cut-off list of Shri Ram College of Commerce.

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All you need to know about Amazon's new home, Long Island city

Amazon officially announced that it will put a major corporate outpost in the New York neighborhood of Long Island City. Here is what the Queens enclave has to offer the tech giant.