March 26, 2018
Congress heads back to the centre on economics
The Congress economic policy resolution this year signalling a change in its stance from far-left economics to sensible, centrist economics is a welcome gesture.
March 18, 2018
2019 Prophecies and March of Events
The voting in upcoming elections will be influenced by the Supreme Court verdict on the Ayodhya case and the monsoon.
March 14, 2018
WhatsApps for India from Maharashtra
The issues embedded in Maharashtra’s Economic Survey have a national resonance. It is verily a WhatsApp message for India.
March 13, 2018
Donald Trump, trade wars, and optimum tariffs
Donald Trump’s intuition that US economic might could be used to extract more gains from trading partners is not necessarily wrong
March 04, 2018
Congress stranded in no man’s land
The BJP has reiterated its claim of a party with a pan-Indian presence in power, from Dwarka to Dimapur.
February 26, 2018
Justin Trudeau’s false fixation with ‘progressive’ trade
Trudeau’s progressive trade agenda is likely to be as damaging to the cause of genuinely freer trade as Trump’s protectionist approach to trade agreements
February 25, 2018
Modi’s Medicare And The Challenge Of Ground Realities
Shock and awe is a tactic and a strategy with the Modi government. The announcement of the National Health Protection Scheme (NHPS) aka Modicare, in the last budget of this government falls squarely in the shock and awe category.
February 25, 2018
Investor Summits: Supply Side Item Songs
The choreographed carnival of supply side economics has all the optics of a T20 match—the festoons, the hoopla, the cheerleaders, the big hits and neon-lit scorecards.
February 21, 2018
Do your math. You will see that Modi increasingly looks like a one-term Prime Minister
The BJP has not shown any signs of improving its tally in its weak large states such as West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
February 18, 2018
Nirav Modi Scam: The Stench of Sloth
The anger among the people is about the fact that the system was manipulated so easily by one individual to cart away crores.