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Global One

Posted by: Girish S. Paranjpe | April 06, 2010

It was early 2002 and in the first rush of globalization, I and my European colleagues called on a French bank at Paris trying to sell them the virtues of “off shore”. After listening patiently for half an hour about the glorious state of “off shore”, they turned to us and said nonchalantly, “Oh, we have already gone off shore”. We were floored.