Archit Puri

Archit Puri is a Programme Associate at the Takshashila Institution. His background is in economics and marketing. Archit is the founder of an award-winning skill development social venture and is interested in behavioural economics, technology and masala chai.

Get That Jaguar!

Our weekly explainer on economics using lessons from popular culture. In Installment 34, Mr Sukh-E discovers the Signalling value of Conspicuous Consumption.

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Keep the Cheaters Out

A new study shows that cheating as a student is a a good indicator of future corruption in the civil services. This is why screening for those jobs should not be based on ability alone.

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Pretty Surplus

Our weekly explainer on economics using lessons from popular culture. In Installment 10, Richard Gere and Julia Roberts enjoy Consumer Surplus and Producer Surplus.

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