Smart cities

India’s Competitiveness and Current Paradigms

November 27, 2015

Although India has comprehensively turned around five years of decline and climbed 16 places in one year, the Global Competitiveness Index 2015 report still places India among the “factor driven economies” because we have largely “insufficient” and “ill-adapted” infrastructure to the needs of the competitive economy. However,...

Conceptualizing the Smart Indian cities

March 1, 2015

How does the concept of smart cities would help cater India’s growing urbanization problem? What constitutes the smart cities? What are the challenges to its implementation?