from India Insight:

India can become world’s fifth-largest economy by decade’s end: Jim O’Neill

March 3, 2015

Goldman Sachs Asset Management Chairman Jim O'Neill speaks during the Reuters Investment Outlook Summit in LondonJim O’Neill, who coined the term BRICs to highlight emerging economic powerhouses Brazil, Russia, India and China, said India’s budget lacked a “wow” factor but was good enough to push the country on a path of 8 percent growth or more “for a long time”.

from Breakingviews:

Alibaba’s split nationalities invite trouble

March 3, 2015

By Robyn Mak

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from MacroScope:

Negative inflation to herald QE launch

By Mike Peacock
March 2, 2015

US dollars and euros banknotes are seen in this illustration photo taken at a change bureau in Paris

The European Central Bank is about to start printing money. Euro zone data today will show why.

from Breakingviews:

Australia’s property market joins closed-door club

February 26, 2015

By Peter Thal Larsen

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

China property dispute unearths debt skeletons

February 17, 2015

By John Foley

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Limp Japan recovery may be immune to monetary cure

February 16, 2015

By Andy Mukherjee

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

China web metrics add up to little for investors

February 13, 2015

By Robyn Mak

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Breakingviews:

Fake-free China might not be better off

February 11, 2015

By John Foley

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

China pulls its punches with Qualcomm settlement

February 10, 2015

By Robyn Mak

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from India Insight:

Last chance for the Indian economy? Mihir Sharma explains

By Atul Dev
February 9, 2015

IMihir Sharman the history of India’s economic reforms, rhetoric has often proved to be a stronger force than substance. Scrutinizing The Indian Growth Story, a facile phrase casually tossed about by newsmakers and newswriters, reveals that. Historians, however, have documented the liberalization of the economy in 1991 — the pole around which the Story spins — furtively. A good chunk of Mihir S Sharma’s gripping first book, Restart, delves into the events of that hot summer of 1991: the colicking infancy of a reformist India and how a missed opportunity and internalised mistakes have plagued the economic agenda ever since.