July 2024

Book Releases

The Trance Girl: The One Who Became an Addiction – Arjun Prasannan, PGP 2020 About the Book Inspired by true events, “The Trance Girl: The One Who Became An Addiction” is a realistic fairy tale set against the vibrant backdrops of Chennai, Colombo, Kochi, Montreal, Toronto, Aalsmeer, Frankfurt, Florence, and...

Is ‘security’ work secure?

– Dr. Rajalaxmi KamathPublic Policy, IIM Bangalore Security services industry needs support lndia’s Smart Cities Mission is aimed at improving the quality of urban life. While there have been considerable investments in hard infrastructure, soft infrastructure, Like the provisioning of safe and secure spaces, bas not been targeted well enough. Today,...

Importance of enabling LGBTIQA+ inclusion by Corporate India

– Prof. Debolina Dutta, Organizational Behaviour & HRM, IIM Bangalore The celebration of Pride Month may be seen by some sceptics as “pinkwashing”, but it is often the start of a long and arduous journey toward building a truly inclusive organisation. We are celebrating Pride Month with sporadic initiatives by...

Indian Democracy needs a Reinvigorated Civil Society

– Prateek RajFaculty Member, IIM Bangalore We must involve our youth in volunteering and socially conscious work and value those youngsters with genuine civic engagement backgrounds. India is a truly unique democracy. It is the only decolonized country with a sustained democracy since its independence among the 39 nations that...

What Exit Pollsters Can Learn From Empirical Social Science

– Prof Ritwik BanerjeeEconomics at IIM Bangalore Subjecting pollsters to the scrutiny, transparency and demands of modern-day scientific research will help inject some much-needed scientific rigour into exit polls that are otherwise largely an exercise in showbiz. As the election results began trickling in on June 4, it became apparent...