Table is an entirely student run publication at New York University’s
Leonard N. Stern School of Business.
is to promote greater awareness of global affairs within, but not
limited to, the field of commerce; to provide a channel of expression
for students in an effort to promote understanding and debate within the
context of an increasingly globalized world.
The Indian economy has seen robust growth over the past decade. A growth rate hovering at the 8% mark consistently for 4 years in the face of volatile gas prices and a slowing US economy is an excellent achievement.
India has a mammoth, and rapidly growing urban migration problem. There is a tremendous strain on the urban infrastructure in mega-cities like Mumbai, where around five million people are estimated to be living in slums.