/Tag: Leadership

Why trust is key to business in India: Lessons from Adam Smith to Jack Ma

2018-10-12T07:31:05+00:00October 12th, 2018|2017/2018, Global Edition – October 2018|

The author of ‘Trust: Creating the foundation for entrepreneurship in developing countries’ presents a snapshot from his latest work to highlight the importance of a simple set of principles in achieving entrepreneurial excellence. In the past decade, India has become the flavor du jour for investors, whether one uses portfolio flows or direct investment as a measure.  As an academic and investor-entrepreneur in India, and in other emerging markets, I often try to regroup with my colleagues to ask ourselves, [...]