June 07, 2020
Growth interrupted: The visible hand
After India’s announcement of ‘One Nation, One Market’ in the agricultural sector, Shankkar Aiyar, in the New Indian Express, reflects on the mechanics of policy reforms in India, where problems and solutions for economic growth are known. ...
June 02, 2020
Opinion | How creative destruction could yield new market opportunities
In his column for Livemint, Niranjan Rajadhyaksha remembers Orwell and J. B. Priestley's writings and discusses Prof. Barry Eichengreen's views about the impact on growth of the current economic crisis. ...
May 31, 2020
Dragon’s dare calls for reset of dollar dynamics
In this article, Shankkar Aiyar discusses shifts in geopolitics and the opportunity for India and the world to redesign economic engagement.
November 27, 2019
Opinion | The Indian consumer seems to have buckled under pressure
As growth slows, it seems that Indian consumers are contributing to the decline in aggregate demand.
September 06, 2019
The LIC card and two more tricks that can get our economy humming again
India is caught at the intersection of a promise of a $5 trillion economy and the reality of a slowdown, between hope and despair.
September 06, 2019
A key piece in India’s slowdown puzzle that has gone unnoticed
While the slump debate has focused mostly on monetary and fiscal policies, our monetary dynamics offer a crucial insight.
August 20, 2019
Opinion | Is India headed for its worst growth recession in a decade?
It is risky at this juncture to bet merely on a natural recovery. Even so, using monetary policy is the best option right now
June 26, 2019
‘India Story’ Caught Between Qs & As
The ‘India Story’ is caught between questions and answers. Perception is challenged by the perils of slowdown.
March 11, 2019
The mounting challenges of a two-speed Indian economy
The dualism of income stagnation in the farm sector and the rapid growth in rest of the private sector is our next big hurdle.
February 13, 2019
Has India successfully tamed the inflation dragon?
India has contained inflation in recent years, but it is risky to say that it has decisively won the battle