Thursday, December 31, 2015
I join Mint editors, writers, and columnists in sharing a mini-review of the best book we read in 2015.
Sunday, December 27, 2015
My latest Economics Express for Mint on Sunday #longread assesses the contributions and legacy of the late Doug North.
Sunday, December 20, 2015
My latest for Mint assesses the WTO ministerial in Nairobi and in particular the abandonment of the Doha Development Agenda.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Delighted to announce that IDFC Institute in partnership with NITI Aayog is conducting a major new "ease of doing business" enterprise survey at the state level. This, we hope, will be a key input into the "Make in India" and "competitive federalism" initiatives of the Union government.
Thursday, December 10, 2015
Vivek Dehejia gave a special invited lecture on "Economic Reforms in India in the Narendra Modi Era" at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies in Washington, DC. The talk was followed by a lively Q&A with some of the premier India policy experts in the US capital including from SAIS and major DC think tanks such as the American Enterprise Institute and the Brookings Institution.
Sunday, December 6, 2015
My latest Mint column takes stock of the hits and misses of the Modi government's reforms agenda, halfway through the policy-relevant portion of their mandate.