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The mathematician John Allen Paulos in his book Beyond Numeracy writes: “The fourth-grader notes that half the adults in the world are men and half are women and concludes therefrom that the average adult has one breast and one testicle.” 663 more words
It is that time of the year when the annual salary increments are due. While one looked forward to the increments between 2002 and 2008, since the start of the financial crisis in September 2008, the annual salary increment has been slow and steady. 652 more words
In his book Naked Economics—Undressing the Dismal Science, the American author Charles Wheelan recounts a very interesting story about his visit to Cuba. Cuba, as you know, dear reader, has been under a communist regime for a very long time. 1,043 more words
Buried in the inside pages of the Economic Survey of 2015-2016 released on February 26, 2016, is a very interesting data point.
The accumulated losses of sick public sector enterprises as of March 31, 2014, stood at Rs 1.04 lakh crore. 998 more words