What’s worth reading | Shreyas Recommends (Week 7 : May 4 to May 11)

The seventh edition of our weekly series on InsideIIM, where Shreyas Panse (Consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers) picks out the best  from across the web that industry professionals and current students must read.


India will grow faster than China? Really?

When you order online for food, you order more quantity and variety than usual

The effect of personal digital assistants on brand marketing

Investment banking is not what it used to be, and that may be good thing

Tales of elections in remote lands: from Leh-Ladakh , and also from Afghanistan

A case for nuclear energy as the chief source of energy in the future

Apple’s purchase of “Beats” was largely derided this week, but it may have some logic

Somewhat technical: Understanding the PPP measurement, and there is something wrong with the India PPP calculations

On a lighter note: Most overrated moviescorporate time equivalents
Longer Reads

Soylent is the solution to all food

The story of Saravana Bhavan and its founder


All previous week’s recommendations can be found here




Shreyas Panse is a Delhi-based Consultant working with PricewaterhouseCoopers. He blogs at shreyasp.wordpress.com. He is an alumnus of IIM Indore.