Tag Archives: Education
I’m choosing between two PhD advisors. One of the projects is more interesting, but the other advisor is just plain nicer. Who should I p…
Question on @Quora: I’m choosing between two PhD advisors. One of the projects is more interesting, but the other a… A is better funded and more reputable. I’m more attracted to A’s research. But A is a boss, not a … Continue reading
I was thinking of restarting my old blog, so I was thinking what to write. Over the past 3 years, I have not updated this blog much, and my own consumption of news and op-eds have decreased a lot. So … Continue reading
Its been a year since I finished my MS program. I had come to US with the intension of doing a PhD, but a couple of things did not work out for me while in grad school. Here are a few … Continue reading
What is the difference between an M.Tech from an IIT and an M.S. from a top 50 US university for computer science?
This post was good and relevant to a few things I have to say about the Indian education system, so I thought I would cross post it onto my blog(it has been slightly edited to reflect my views) – This short … Continue reading
Answer by Anirudh Acharya: I would suggest first watch a few basic videos from Khan Academy about economics and Finance – Khan Academy Follow it up with Raghuram Rajan’s book Fault Lines. Amazon.com: Fault Lines: How Hidden Fractures Still Threaten … Continue reading