PIO outfit urges US Senate to lift cap on green card



In a policy paper submitted to US Senators, the Foundation for India and Indian Diaspora Studies (FIIDS) said the excessive delays in the processing of permanent residency applications due to country-wise quota contributed to America’s loss of revenue, market leadership and competitive edge.



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Nitin Nohria quits as Harvard Business School dean



In a letter to the Business School community on Wednesday, Nohria said he will step down from the position of dean of the Harvard Business School (HBS) on June 30, 2020, after a decade in the role.



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Indian economy is on a shaky ground: Abhijit Banerjee



‘In the last five-six years, at least we could witness some growth, but now that assurance is also gone,’ Banerjee told a news channel from the US.



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MIT congratulates Abhijit Banerjee, wife Esther Duflo



MIT, in a release, said the ‘work of Duflo and Banerjee has emphasised the use of field experiments in research, to bring the principles of laboratory-style randomised, controlled trials to empirical economics’.



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What's the fair value for the rupee?



‘Global investors expect the rupee to be more vulnerable in the downturns in the future than ever before,’ notes Apoorva Javadekar.



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4 PIOs on Fortune's '40 under 40' list



Dhivya Suryadevara, chief finance officer of the US’s largest automaker General Motors, comes in at the 4th spot, followed by Vimeo CEO Anjali Sud (14), cofounder and co-CEO of Robinhood, Baiju Bhatt (24) and Female Founders Fund founding partner Anu Duggal (32).



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