Interview With David Friedman


Interviews

I met David Friedman at Starbucks in Connaught Place, the Central Business District of Delhi. Starbucks, which exemplifies the age of aesthetics, tends to maintain consistency in look, feel and attitude across the world. But, its store in Delhi’s premier market reeks of traditionalism, with bare cement interiors, local crafts and furniture. The Connaught Place market, though […]

March 31, 2018

Interview With Avinash Dixit


Interviews

Avinash Dixit, John J. F. Sherrerd ’52 University Professor of Economics at Princeton University is a pioneer of game theory, and a major influence behind the Nobel Laureate Paul Krugman’s acclaimed work on International trade. Dixit was one of the speakers at the recently concluded Delhi Economics Conclave. In a conversation with Shanu Athiparambath, he spoke on the […]

March 31, 2018

Interview With Tyler Cowen


Interviews

Q. You think that an artist is as much a trader as businessman, and that the making of a Bollywood movie demands as much talent as that of a Satyajit Ray movie. Many would disagree with that. A. They should try making a good Bollywood movie. When you make a Bollywood movie, a lot of co-ordination […]

March 31, 2018

Interview With Cyn-Young Park


Interviews

Read my interview with economist Cyn-Young Park Cyn-Young Park is assistant chief economist of the Asian Development Bank. She has written widely on the economies and the financial markets of Asia. She was a speaker at a satellite event held in IIFT Delhi, as a part of the recently concluded Delhi Economics Conclave. In a conversation with Shanu Athiparambath, she spoke […]

March 31, 2018