Monthly Archives March 2012

The Complex Puzzle of Growth: The word "complex" is inevitable a part of the discourse on South Asia. SAPAC’s discussion with Partha Ghosh this week on the “Complex Puzzle of Growth in India and China” perhaps testifies to this. It’s difficult to paint a holistic picture of South Asia without acknowledging its complexity, relevant to our last blog on the…

Like everyone else in the social media community, I recently blogged about the Kony 2012 video and it's implications for viral marketing -- given the criticism & allegations made, supported by what I would consider well-reputed sources, it goes to show how hard it is to accept content on the web at face value. In other words mindlessly re-posting may…

“WATCH KONY” was the text message I received from my sister this afternoon. On failing to respond, she promptly added “NOW!!!” As I hadn’t been on Facebook, I was oblivious to the fact that she was referring to a documentary film/ YouTube video, which about 8 million odd people had seen before me. I sat down to watch, it wondering…

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