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Atanu Dey
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Mr Katju, who is a retired supreme court judge, provided his insights into “abolishing unemployment in India” on social media yesterday. According to him, Soviet Russia solved that problem by “raising the purchasing power of the masses, and thereby rapidly expanding the economy and consequently abolishing unemployment.”

Mr Katju explains in subsequent comments how the scheme is supposed to work. It’s about reducing prices to increase “purchasing power”, he says. I don’t think he understands what prices or purchasing power means.

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Question: “What did the Soviet socialists use for light before candles?” The answer: “Electricity.” As jokes often do, this one also points to a disconcerting truth: that societies can regress due to bad government policies. Another question: “What were Indians like before the British and the Indian governments took control of education?” Answer: “Educated.”
Question: “What did the Soviet socialists use for light before candles?” The answer: “Electricity.” As jokes often do, this one also points to a disconcerting t...
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I use this site to get the audio from Youtube videos.
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A simple picture from my neighborhood. Old Oakland Road (between McKay and Wayne.) 
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One of the Founding Fathers of the United States, polymath, inventor, scientist, writer, diplomat, etc., etc., Benjamin Franklin (1706 – 1790) observed that “We are all born ignorant, but one…
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You wouldn't believe it but this guy is not Paul Simon. He sounds exactly like Simon, though.
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This one is going to stick in the craw of "seculars" and get their collective knickers in a frightful twist.

On technology, prosperity, and dysfunctional ideologies.
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"You are free to speculate as you wish about the philosophical and metaphysical aspects of 2001 A Space Odyssey." Stanley Kubrick
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Peace will descent upon earth when everybody is slaughtered !!!
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I think about India's economic development. I wrote a book on "Transforming India." For more on my ideas, see my blog on India's Development.
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  • University of California, Berkeley
    Economics
  • Rutgers University
    Computer Science
  • Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
    Computer Science
  • Nagpur University
    Mechanical Engineering
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