21 February, 2013
A review of Nandan Nilekani's Imagining India: Ideas for the New Century (Penguin Books 2009)
If you're so smart, why aren't you rich?
It's a daunting task to critique a book by a billionaire. JK Galbraith once wrote that conventional wisdom has it that wealth is correlated with intelligence. By that logic, the author whose book I'm reviewing, Infosys founder (net worth $1.7 billion) Nandan Nilekani is exponentially smarter than me.