June 12, 2019
How India made its mark at the Bretton Woods Conference
In a real moment of multilateralism, the Bretton Woods conference was one where countries like India made their mark.
February 19, 2019
Terror attacks on India: Pakistan perfidy and global hypocrisy
In his latest, The New Indian Express column Shankkar Aiyer, Visiting Senior Fellow, opines that India’s target should not just be the instruments but the instrumentality of terror as state policy.
January 02, 2019
The Faustian bargain we have struck with ‘godless secularism’
When religion was forcibly ejected from the public sphere, what replaced it was a vacuum—a malaise or an ennui
August 13, 2018
From Nehru’s ‘idea of India’ to Modi’s ‘new India’
Modi’s policy actions have allowed us to fill in some of the blanks in how his new India differs from the Nehruvian idea
August 13, 2018
India and the August Republics
This week, India will observe 71 years of Independence.
June 11, 2018
India’s trade-off with Trumponomics
The trade-off with Trumponomics is a complex cocktail of geopolitics and economics
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
December 04, 2017
Suresh Prabhu’s Buenos Aires Tango
Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu has been making all the right noises in the lead-up to the forthcoming Eleventh Ministerial Conference of WTO.
August 29, 2017
Calls to Weaken Rupee are Misguided
The need for India to allow the market to freely determine the value of the Rupee while focussing on its inflation-targeting monetary policy regime.
August 14, 2017
Towards Building a People’s Police
Robert Peel laid the foundation for future police forces way back in 1829, which continues to guide them even now.