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Small Change for India’s Piggy-bank!!

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(I must admit upfront that this post is inspired by the Tipping Point theory popularized by Malcolm Gladwell, who in turn was inspired by several serious researchers.)

Very often, policy makers and newspaper editors recommend heavyweight reforms for India’s development. The trouble with such ideas is that they get mired in interest-group politics and snail-pace legislation, making implementation nigh impossible. I think we need small triggers that will unleash bigger change in the long term however, their immediate purpose would be much more obvious and un-disagreeable. Read the rest of this entry »


Written by serialbus

September 21, 2008 at 8:44 pm