January 15, 2021

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Decoding the Signals Surrounding Signal’s Success

The defining feature of 21st-century innovation has been the reduction of friction. The most successful companies of our times – Google, Facebook, Uber, and so on – follow what economists David S. Evans and Richard Schmalensee call the “Matchmaker” business...

The PLA Insight: China-India Tensions; Sansha City and China’s South China Sea Strategy; C4ISR; Taiwan; Chinese UUVs; WJ-700

I. The Big Story: China and India Tensions The US National Security Advisor declassified the US Strategic Framework for the Indo-Pacific document over 20 years ahead of schedule, as the text was not due for public release until 2043. There are no major...

Prateek Waghre quoted in Vice world news on India’s Vaccination drive

Prateek Waghre was quoted in Vice world news on India’s Vaccination drive. The article by Pallavi Pundir argued that India was witnessing vaccine hesitancy. Prateek was quoted as saying: So far, we have seen no major history of vaccine hesitancy...

All Things Policy: Can India Displace China in Global Supply Chains?

The rise in international tensions and the decline in economic globalisation are often touted as opportunities for India to become a critical part of global supply chains as businesses exit China. But how many enterprises are actually leaving China? Are...