Monday, May 27, 2024
MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj April 27- May 3, 2024 India’s economic performance is standing out Avid British climber, George Mallory, when asked why he was trying, for the third time, to climb Mr. Everest, said ‘because it’s there’. In much the same vein,...
MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj Apr 20-26, 2024 IMF warns America to cut spending At its spring meeting in April, the IMF warned USA, and China, about their excessive levels of debt, advising both to lower their borrowings, for fear of profound impact...
MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj April 13-19, 2024 Can geopolitical considerations avoid escalation of conflicts? The use of a slingshot by David, circa 1000 BC, was, possibly, one of the first examples of asymmetric warfare. Diminutive David slew the giant Goliath with a...

MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj Apr 6-12, 2024 Lyrics of the song written by Merle Travis, about the life of a coal miner, describes the current over-indebtedness well.  You load sixteen tons, what do you get? Another day older and deeper in debt, St. Peter...
MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj MARCH 30-APRIL 5, 2024 And how it shapes policy The concept of democracy, propounded by Cleisthenes in 508 BC in ancient Greece, is a wonderful one, giving, as it does, power to the people to elect who should...
MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj MARCH 23-29, 2024 The self destructive policies of the global polity is perplexing It’s extremely perplexing how the global polity is governing in a way to destroy their own countries, emulating Emperor Nero who, it is said, fiddled...
MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj March 16-22, 2024 The huge GST collection should be used to improve social indicators Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman stated recently that India will become a $ 5 trillion economy by 2027-28, from the $ 3.7 tr. it is,...
MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj March 8-15, 2024 Shaping the narrative using doublespeak The priorities of political leaders are malleable, and can change, depending on current exigencies. One of the top priorities for the Biden administration was climate change. Towards this end, one...
MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj March 2-8, 2024 Turn to Ayn Rand to explain how In January, a court in Delaware decided, on an appeal by a shareholder of Tesla, that a compensation agreement the Board had signed with Elon Musk, its founder,...

MARKET PERSPECTIVE By J Mulraj Feb 24- Mar 1, 2024 How states destroy themselves Last week a judge in New York fined Donald Trump $454 m. (Including penalty and interest) for over valuing his property in order to get favorable terms for a...