Tag: Macro-economy

Video at CFC 2015: Outlook of Commodity Finance : Key Game Changers

CFC 2015: Outlook of Commodity Finance: Key Game Changers by Mr. Akhilesh Tilotia, Kotak Securities. You can watch the video here: YouTube Mr. Akhilesh Tilotia, currently working as an Associate director with Kotak Securities. Mr. Tilotia has worked with the Boston Consulting Group and was a co-founder of Park Financial Advisors. He has been an investment banker, a consultant and a personal finance advisor, … Read More Video at CFC 2015: Outlook of Commodity Finance : Key Game Changers

Video: Speaker at E-merge 2015 – Kotak Institutional Equities Conference

Akhilesh Tilotia speaks about how the entire online e-commerce digital industry is panning out in India. In his point of view there is a bit of dichotomy, but as India becomes more digital there are immense business opportunities beginning to open up. You can watch the video here: YouTube

Meeting change in food habits

The Hindu Business Line India needs to diversify its agriculture, break out of the cereals trap The country’s agriculture has mostly revolved around inputs required to make farming viable and successful. But it is high time that agriculture is viewed from the perspective of the output that country wants from the sector. Nutrition guidelines that the National Institute of Nutrition (NIN) lays down specify … Read More Meeting change in food habits

Video: If I were FM

Akhilesh Tilotia, associate director, Kotak Institutional Equities, says if he were FM he would try to kick start the capital cycle. You can watch the video here: LiveMint

Uday Kotak launches ‘The Making of India’ by Akhilesh Tilotia

The Making of India – book launch Uday Kotak observes, “Markets and economies worldwide are in a state of constant tumult led on by a string of known and unknown unknowns. In a connected world, the ever changing global flows of money, ideas and people, has led to unpredictability being the new norm. This timely book makes meaning of the many seemingly disparate, yet … Read More Uday Kotak launches ‘The Making of India’ by Akhilesh Tilotia

Dr. Ben S Bernanke, former Chairman of the US Federal Reserve in conversation with Mr. Uday Kotak at the second Kotak Presidium

Write-up here.

Missing women in India’s labour force

The Financial Express Over the past seven years, India has strongly economically implemented a minimum-wage regime via MGNREGA: We hypothesise that this may have driven rural women out of the workforce leading to jobless growth. Basic economics tells us that an artificial floor or cap on prices leads to the misallocation of resources: minimum-wage regulations drive out workers from the labour market whose productivity … Read More Missing women in India’s labour force

Two articles in the India Infrastructure Review 2004, 3i Network (IDFC, IIM-A, IIT-K)

Swapnil Pawar and I wrote two articles in the India Infrastructure Review in 2004 while we were second-year students of the Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management (PGDBM) at Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A). You can read the articles here: Book (from page 270 of the printed book; page 298 of the pdf) A Faster Road on the Periphery of a City Sprawl … Read More Two articles in the India Infrastructure Review 2004, 3i Network (IDFC, IIM-A, IIT-K)