June 12, 2019
The problems of regulating digital markets
Modern competition policies are poorly equipped to deal with the unique nature of digital markets.
June 09, 2019
Cabals, credit contagion and denialism
The term anniversary owes its origins to the Latin word ‘anniversarius’, which means returning yearly.
June 06, 2019
India’s macroeconomic policy playbook is ripe for a debate
This is an opportune time to revisit the 2-4-6-8 framework that sets economic targets for achieving sustained high growth.
June 04, 2019
Ten steps to maximise growth
The timing of the release of the GDP data sets up the focus for Modi 2.0—to minimise the sarkar and maximise growth.
June 03, 2019
The Indian Macro Policy Playbook: Time for a Fresh Look
There is a need to take a fresh look at India's macro policy playbook. This paper presents five sets of policy recommendations that can help raise potential growth without putting economic stability at risk.
May 29, 2019
Opinion | The contemporary relevance of Swatantra Party’s liberal view
In this Mint article, Niranjan Rajadhyaksha looks at the contemporary relevance of the Swatantra Party's liberal view as the party's 60th anniversary is around the corner....
May 26, 2019
Congress demonetised by Modi-ism
In this The New Indian Express article, Shankkar Aiyar examines the tactical and strategic undercurrents that has lead to the victory of the NDA in the Indian 2019 general elections....
May 22, 2019
The immediate challenges for the next finance minister
The country’s current macroeconomic indicators should not cause any alarm but the economy’s direction is worrisome.
May 20, 2019
Exit polls and the X-factor fog
The commentary on the accuracy and credibility of exit polls depends on the ‘who’ factor—entrenched emotions of identity and ideology rather than the matrix of mathematics.
May 15, 2019
Urban Planning | The potential of moving the national capital
In this Moneycontrol article, Associates Sharmadha Srinivasan and Prakhar Misra discuss the potential implications of Indonesian decision to move its capital from Jakarta for India and other countries....