All questions in India today seem to have the same answer. Everything, it seems, depends on the results of the upcoming general election.

So it’s refreshing to find someone saying that – in some ways – it doesn’t matter who comes into power in the centre. Read more

Emerging Markets across the world should be in a hurry to grow richer, according to Jonas Prising, president of recruitment company ManpowerGroup. “Otherwise they’ll lose the a race to get rich before they get old,” he told beyondbrics at Davos.

Whereas countries like Sweden, the UK or the US had several generations to adjust to new levels of economic growth, and could adjust their institutions so everyone could benefit from the countries’ increasing wealth, EMs won’t have that luxury, according to Prising. Read more