Tag archive for ‘Why’
By Loknath Das On Monday, March 4th, 2019
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Beware of groupthink on why the economy’s so weak

According to our top econocrats, the underlying cause of the economy’s greatest vulnerability – weak real wage growth – is obvious: weak improvement in productivity. But I fear they’ve got that the wrong More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, February 26th, 2019
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Bank Accounts: 4 reasons why you must close your idle savings accounts

Although savings accounts do not have any annual maintenance charges, their linked-debit cards mostly come with annual fees. The steady penetration of banking services has led to a large section among middle More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, September 6th, 2018
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Opinion | Why India needs to promote savings culture

Photo: iStock A senior citizen recently remarked that these days banks only contact you for loans as compared to 3-4 decades back when banks reached out to customers to garner deposits. I couldn’t agree more. More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, August 16th, 2018
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The Trump Economy Is Strong. So Why Exaggerate?

It’s sunny out. We get it. Photographer: Alex Wong/Getty Images There’s no denying that, since Donald Trump was sworn in as president in January 2017, the U.S. economy has been doing quite well. Growth in real More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, May 28th, 2018
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7 stocks experts are most bullish on now and why

To help you benefit from the changes in analysts’ recommendations, ET Wealth has selected the most promising stocks. With the results season coming to an end, stock analysts are busy changing their recommendations More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018
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Hammond, the economy and why chewing gum matters

It was Lyndon Baines Johnson who famously said that Gerald Ford could not walk and chew gum at the same time. (He actually said fart and chew gum, but his words were sanitised by a US media that didn’t much More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018
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Why is Trump still standing? The answer is the economy

How much will the American public let Trump get away with? US media organizations have been hounding Trump since he became president until they now collectively sound like the boys and girls who cried wolf. (Quite More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 28th, 2018
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Why should you go for .me TLD?

Ok, so you have decided to go for web hosting. Now you are thinking which domain name should you go for? Well, dot.com domain names are undoubtedly the most popular, but many new domains are available in the market. More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, February 9th, 2018
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The stock market is scary. But here’s why you still should invest

Better buckle up. Volatility is back on Wall Street. On Monday the Dow sunk a record 1,175 points. Tuesday started off scary, but the index ended the day up more than 500 points. Thursday was another wild ride More...

By Loknath Das On Wednesday, January 24th, 2018
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Why Angel Investors Should Have an Investment Thesis

Few angel investors have investment theses, short summaries of the person’s strategy for what kinds of startups he or she will fund. Fewer still have these theses written down in a form that can be shared with More...