The Alaska World Affairs Council Presents
Global I.Q. with the Economist
“Business in India”
Speaker: Free Audiocast with,
Jim Falk from The Economist
Monday, 24 October, 2011
6:00 a.m. – 7:00 a.m.
Alaskan Standard Time
Special Report: Business in India
An emerging superpower that is both capitalist and democratic, India has one of the fastest-growing economies in the world. As the country grows, will it continue to be a “soft state” on issues like infrastructure maintenance and contract enforcement? Do the big family groups who resemble mini-states crowd out the less influential entrepreneurs and small businesses?
Global I.Q. with The Economist
Go beyond the pages this month with Patrick Foulis, India business and finance editor for The Economist, and Jim Falk, president and CEO of the World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth as they discuss these topics and other issues affecting India’s business environment. Register now.
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Read the latest news on on this topic:
Indian Entrepreneurs’ Biz Sentiments Slump in Q2: Report –
The Economic Times
India Business Leaders Appeal for More Action on Corruption –
The Wall Street Journal
Not just rubies and polyester shirts – The Economist