News Burger of the Day – Your Daily Prep Diet – Oct 20

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If you follow these articles regularly, they will help build a broader perspective of the current Indian and global business scenario. Also, moving away a bit from regular news, we will try to bring forth informative articles that will guide your preparation for interviews.


Interview with India’s Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian
According to articles we shared recently, India has outperformed its fellow BRIC countries economically. This positive sentiment is echoed in Arvind Subramanian’s interview with Forbes magazine, where he talks about the future, RBI policies, government disinvestment and land reform, and the general global macroeconomic scenario.

News on the IndiGo IPO scene: The promoters have decided to reduce the number of shares available to retail investors in the company IPO. The IPO, to be released on October 27, has generated considerable interest.
Also, recently, the investors have been left fuming after the company has emptied its reserves just days before the IPO. Read what reasons IndiGo has given to angry investors over its emptying of coffers.

Scrutinizing the Volkswagen Scandal
This NewYorker article lays bare the possible psychology of the engineers who stand accused of indulging in tweaking software. While this emissions scandal may have rocked the company internally, Volkswagen’s, and indeed Germany’s, culture and ethics are at stake.


Happy mind-chomp!

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