My Mind

  • Jun
    By A Gary Shilling, Bloomberg

    China’s growing list of problems, including a slowing economy, rising militarism, messy corruption crackdown and increasingly troubled shadow banking sector, could provoke a major financial crisis. In the “never

  • Jun

    On May 26 In­dia's new prime minister and his team took oath of office. May 27 was their first day at work

  • May

    Mobile phone use while driving is common but widely considered dangerous. Due to the number of accidents that are related to cell phone use while driving some

  • May

    Presumably, every globally successful family business is engaged in creating societal value that is either integral to their business or which goes beyond it. But if it has to

  • May
    By William Pesek, Bloomberg

    Thaksin Shinawatra is living proof that leaders get the popularity thing all wrong. From America’s Barack Obama to Indonesia’s Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono they try governing well articulating

  • May
    By Anatole Kaletsky, Reuters

    Check-mate. As Russian president Vladimir Putin signed Russia’s historic $400 billion gas-supply agreement with China he must have felt the satisfaction of a chess grandmaster revealing the inexorable

  • May
    By Mark Buchanan, Bloomberg

    In the field of economics it’s not easy to keep an open mind. That at least is the conclusion one might draw from the experience of

  • May

    The monumental Indian general elections were followed with great interest in east Asia. Now that the results are out and India has a government with a solid majority