Turn of the Tortoise: The Challenge and Promise of India's Future

Turn of the Tortoise: The Challenge and Promise of India's Future

by T N Ninan

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780190603014
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 01/03/2017
Pages: 328
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

T N Ninan is well known in India as a trend-setting editor of India's two leading business newspapers, and a sought-after TV commentator on big news occasions. He has also edited a news and business magazine, and writes a widely read weekly column in the Business Standard, where he has been the editor and publisher, and is now chairman of the board. He serves on non-profit boards, and chairs one that supports public-spirited media in India.

Table of Contents

WHERE WE ARE
1. "Premature Superpower"
2. The Day of the Tortoise

QUICK, SLOWELQUICK?
3. Enterprise: Losing Your Way
4. The Quest for Manufacturing Prowess
5. Faster than China?

THE STATE & THE CITIZEN
6. The Experimenting State 7,500
7. Corruption: Why, How, and What to Do
8. The Prospect of Ending Absolute Poverty
9. Development vs Environment

EMERGING INDIA
10. Aam Aadmi1 & A Universe of Realities
11. The Politics of the Neo-Middle Class
12. Transformational Projects
13. New Businesses, New Entrepreneurs
14. Change on the Farm

INDIA & THE WORLD
15. Default Option or Defaulting Power?
16. The Rush to Re-arm
17. Negotiating with the World

LOOKING AHEAD
18. Modi: The First Year
19. "Time and chance overtake them all"

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