The light touch
Throwing money at rural India without redistributing its excess population is worthless populism
The future according to a professional pessimist
The Punjab assembly says all about Pakistan’s fate
The internal struggle of Central planning
The trajectory of state interventions in history
Negotiating China’s road to global domination
Novelist Karan Mahajan chronicles the rise and fall of three small-time traders from Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh who went on to become the de facto rulers of South Africa
Is the State set to loom over the Market again?
How do we broaden the tax net? How do we jump-start strategic disinvestment? How do we rationalise existing welfare programmes to accommodate cash transfers?