US Equity Markets, Technology, Innovation and Wage Growth: Part 1

Majestic Benjamin Franklin ” Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” Founding Father United States of America

VIX Index also known as fear index reflects the market sentiment in a country. A higher value of VIX shows a high probability of uncertainty in the market usually reflected during crisis. Higher the value, the more volatility the market, with a bearish outlook. If you look into the graph, VIX was at the highest during the subprime crisis. Presently, low value implies a bullish sentiment in the market…  Continue reading “US Equity Markets, Technology, Innovation and Wage Growth: Part 1”

Role and Rise of Social Entrepreneurship in US

Below is one of my papers which I wrote for an assignment for one of my courses. This discusses Social Entrepreneurship, its role in United States, convergence between Social Entrepreneurship and Nonprofits. 

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Northwood, Pierpont Commons & Herd of Deer…Mama i AM home

IMG_20160820_180103528En-route back to my residential campus apartment in Northwood from Pierpont Commons, https://uunions.umich.edu/pierpont, encountered a herd of Deer. Continue reading “Northwood, Pierpont Commons & Herd of Deer…Mama i AM home”

Dude Has Landed…United States of America & University of Michigan, Ann Arbor…Go Blue!!!

13882353_796951093781301_1746736691650152929_nIts been sometime since I wrote on my blog here. Well its time to start with a bang. The dude landed in United States of America this month…The Quintessential Country of Our Times…A country which has led the world in innovation, academics, entrepreneurship and philanthropy for about a century. Continue reading “Dude Has Landed…United States of America & University of Michigan, Ann Arbor…Go Blue!!!”

Marcus Willis: Britain’s Got Talent

Marcus Willis a very colorful handsome dude has come out as a silver lining amid the chaos in Britain. Marcus story has all hallmarks of a spectacular feel good movie. Marcus born with an exuberant humor made a fairly tale turnaround when he won his first round watch against a person ranked in 700 places above him. This story is a page turner for people who want to read about glorious events around the world. He described his loss against Roger Federer in the second round when he took 7 games of Federer ” I have earned  a beer, I think” highlights his wit in his evergreen modesty. Marcus plays the good old serve and volley style of tennis…Highlights of his game with Roger Federer with inset his girlfriend cheering him on.

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Brexit: Cataclysmic Roar

BrexitLast week I woke up to a Cataclysmic Roar which reverberated across the globe. Well its not Katy Perry’s Roar but after effects of Brexit, name given to the referendum in UK to decide the future of UK within EU. It wiped more than $3 tr from stock market and brought in evermore uncertainty to the world. I was myself shocked that majority of people would vote to exit European Union considering it did not make Political, Economic or Humanitarian sense. I had planned to write a detailed report but with so much of information freely available on internet and almost a universal consensus among Economists and leading intellectuals, it does not make sense to research for another one but a brief look at some concerns highlighted in the referendum. Pic source: http://wccftech.com/ Continue reading “Brexit: Cataclysmic Roar”