InCred | In this episode of ‘Special Series with Punita’, Dr. Punita Kumar Sinha speaks with Bhaskar Chakravorti, Dean of global business at The Fletcher School, as he delves into the intricacies of Big Tech and its pros and cons.
Nasdaq | As a part of Nasdaq’s “World Reimagined” series, Bhaskar Chakravorti and Ajay Banga discuss the importance of building a more digitally inclusive world, and what barriers need to be addressed in doing so.
Nation Africa | Data from Digital Planet’s Digital Intelligence Index (DII) is mentioned in this article about the lack of accessible broadband services in South Sudan.
iHeart Radio Podcast | Bhaskar Chakravorti explains how misinformation spreads on social media platforms and discusses the very real and, in some cases, dire consequences of this.
Foreign Policy | Bhaskar Chakravorti outlines why Facebook’s ban on the Taliban and pro-Taliban content “may make a monumental failure of U.S. intelligence and nation-building even worse.”
Bloomberg | Bhaskar Chakravorti is quoted in this article about how internet tech companies such as Google and Facebook should address the Taliban’s social media presence now that it is a governmental entity in Afghanistan.
DimSum Daily | Data about Hong Kong’s ranking on Digital Planet’s Digital Intelligence Index (DII) is featured in this article about tech opportunities in Korea.
Open Gov | Digital Planet’s Digital Intelligence Index (DII) is mentioned in this article about the development of digital payment technologies in Hong Kong.
Foreign Policy | Bhaskar Chakravorti discusses why it would be problematic if Big Tech dominates the development of artificial intelligence technology, suggesting ways that policymakers can prevent this from happening.
HD Blog | Italy’s ranking on Digital Planet’s Digital Intelligence Index is mentioned in this article about the rise of FinTech companies in the country.