Money Laundering

Fashion is a $3 trillion market, constitutes 2% of the global GDP
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Fashion is a $3 trillion market, constitutes 2% of the global GDP. Clothes & accessories have never been cheaper or more abundant in the history of mankind.Having said that, the market has never been as fiercely competitive or dynamic as...
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We economists can be a little bit useful
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“We economists can be a little bit useful.”Gabriel Zucman, an assistant professor at the University of California at Berkeley and the world’s foremost expert on where the wealthy hide their money - makes quite an understatement - not just about...
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Do Your Data Scientists Know the ‘Why’ Behind Their Work?
Most Data Science initiatives & projects fail
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Most Data Science initiatives & projects fail. By some estimates, when judged by practical or actionable outcomes, less than 5% of all ML, AI, Analytics and Deep Learning work may be considered successful.For a profession which prides itself in 'knowing...
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Indian General Elections – How much do they cost?
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Most of us don't really think about the cost of democracy in economic terms. After all, regular elections are considered fundamental to being 'Free'. But as the wise and weary will often tell you - Free doesn't mean zero cost.Adjusting...
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Why are almost all Bond villians, Europeans?
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This question, though trivial, has bothered me for decades. Is it because these villains are charismatic, stylish and swill wine as they describe their evil deeds? Or is it because art is trying to mimic real life in some way?...
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