July 12, 2018
Simultaneous elections are a bad idea
‘One nation, one election’ might sound appealing, but it will have a number of anti-democratic consequences.
July 10, 2018
Politics of Paddy and MSP of Votes
Maharashtra, where the BJP faces a possible Congress and NCP coalition and the tantrums of seasonal friend Shiv Sena, is the largest producer of jowar.
July 06, 2018
The Liabilities Insurance Corporation Of India
What does LIC's future look like? Does the government need to step in?
July 05, 2018
The challenge of formalizing the Indian economy
The government is still too prominent at the “commanding heights” of the economy and it must recede further, making room for a rejuvenated private sector.
July 02, 2018
Final Session? 18 Days, 50-plus pending Bills
Issues of life, liberty, dignity and ethical practices demand legal backing.
June 25, 2018
MW woes: India needs a national discom
The moot point is that no economy has progressed without fixing energy security.
June 20, 2018
Bad loans, bad bank — just do it
India’s banks, as on May 25, 2018, hold about Rs 110 lakh crore of hard-earned money belonging to the public.
June 20, 2018
Demonetisation failed to make India a ‘less cash’ society
The ratio of currency in circulation as share of broad money is back at pre-demonetisation levels, according to Reserve Bank of India data
June 11, 2018
India’s trade-off with Trumponomics
The trade-off with Trumponomics is a complex cocktail of geopolitics and economics
June 04, 2018
Air India flop: Lessons for all PSUs
The moot point is must the government own all that it owns, and must it manage whatever it decides to own?