Book Review | The Rise and Fall of Nations

The rise and fall of nations - Book Review

Ruchir Sharma in his debut book 'Breakout Nations' examined the emerging economies and their scrambling pursuit to break out into the big league. In his latest book 'The Rise and Fall of Nations', he draws the distinction between countries with good economic prospects and ugly ducklings of the world. Early on in the book, he … Continue reading Book Review | The Rise and Fall of Nations

Book Review | Winning in Emerging Markets

How much importance Emerging Markets wield in the global economic landscape today is beyond debate. The financial crisis of 2008-09 and the havoc it wreaked on the world turned out to be a test of endurance and credibility for the Emerging Markets. With the decades-old revered financial institutions failing and the US economy floundering, emerging … Continue reading Book Review | Winning in Emerging Markets

Book Review | The World is Flat

I believe the hallmark of any good book, especially, the one having to do with a subject as diverse as Globalization, is the kind of research that goes into it. Another good point is the ability of the author to de-jargonize the content so that even a layman comprehend the subject matter. Friedman, to my … Continue reading Book Review | The World is Flat