Why the Indian protests were not a surprise

Nov. 14 – Tulsi Tanti, the chairman and managing director of Suzlon Energy, sits down with Chrystia Freeland to discuss the Anna Hazare movement in India, and why protests like this are not surprising in emerging economies.

Nov. 14 - Tulsi Tanti, the chairman and managing director of Suzlon Energy, sits down with Chrystia Freeland to discuss the Anna Hazare movement in India, and why protests like this are not surprising in emerging economies.

Why the global economy will not affect India

Nov. 14 – Tulsi Tanti, the chairman and managing director of Suzlon Energy, sits down with Chrystia Freeland to discuss the global economy and how India will not be affected like European countries have been.

Nov. 14 - Tulsi Tanti, the chairman and managing director of Suzlon Energy, sits down with Chrystia Freeland to discuss the global economy and how India will not be affected like European countries have been.

Can Esther Duflo eradicate poverty?

Poverty and hunger are two plagues of human society that are usually synonymous with each other. Economist, Esther Duflo, is trying to change that old way of thinking about hunger. Foreign Policy magazine has ranked Duflo as one of its “Top 100 Global …

Poverty and hunger are two plagues of human society that are usually synonymous with each other. Economist, Esther Duflo, is trying to change that old way of thinking about hunger. Foreign Policy magazine has ranked Duflo as one of its "Top 100 Global Thinkers," for "Poor Economics," a book she co-authored, which says that the impoverished may be suffering from hunger because of where they choose to spend their money.

BRIC: Brilliant/Ridiculous Investment Concept

With BRIC stocks lagging other markets and economic growth slowing in all four countries, some say the grouping makes no sense. One analyst says BRIC should stand for Bloody Ridiculous Investment…

With BRIC stocks lagging other markets and economic growth slowing in all four countries, some say the grouping makes no sense. One analyst says BRIC should stand for Bloody Ridiculous Investment...

How did this man impact revolution in the Arab world?

As the head of Al-Jazeera for eight years, Wadah Khanfar transformed the network into one of the most influential in the Middle East. Al-Jazeera’s coverage of the Arab revolts this year, brought the network millions of viewer and praise from around th…

As the head of Al-Jazeera for eight years, Wadah Khanfar transformed the network into one of the most influential in the Middle East. Al-Jazeera's coverage of the Arab revolts this year, brought the network millions of viewer and praise from around the world, which is why Foreign Policy magazine has honored Khanfar as one of its "Top 100 Global Thinkers."

Why is this guy a top thinker?

In the past, author and NYU professor, Clay Shirky’s predictions haven’t always come true, but it appears he was on the money in 2011. Foreign Policy Magazine named Shirky one of their “Top 100 Global Thinkers,” for his musings on social media’s impact…

In the past, author and NYU professor, Clay Shirky's predictions haven't always come true, but it appears he was on the money in 2011. Foreign Policy Magazine named Shirky one of their "Top 100 Global Thinkers," for his musings on social media's impact on revolutions, which we saw come to full fruition in the Arab Spring.