Bibek Debroy

Bibek Debroy is chairman of the Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council

Like Father, Like Son
Like Father, Like Son

Abhijit Banerjee, like Dipak Banerjee, embodies the spirit of the Bengal renaissance

18 October 2019
Rates Are Deceptive
Rates Are Deceptive

Debunkers of employment growth are focusing on wrong indicators

04 October 2019
The Dharmic State
Cover Story
The Dharmic State

The excesses of state intervention in India have been justified in the name of Gandhi. That’s because he has often been reduced to a face on a currency note, or a remembrance fetish twice a year

27 September 2019
The Artist of the Possible
The Artist of the Possible

Only Arun Jaitley could generate political consensus on GST

30 August 2019
Tax Errorism
Tax Errorism

The fault is not in our raids but in our exemptions

19 August 2019
Form & Reform
Measures for Measurement

Judging development progress is easier said than done

26 July 2019
A Cultural Survey of the Economy

Are we finally going beyond Kautilya in our economic thinking?

12 July 2019
Form & Reform
New India’s Budget

People need to catch up with the Government’s vision

08 July 2019
The Panglossian Years

For those who bothered to look, the problems with planning were always clear

14 June 2019


Mehr Tarar

Mehr Tarar is a well-known Pakistani columnist and author

Nanditha Krishna

Nanditha Krishna is a historian, author and environmentalist, and director of the CPR Institute of Indological Research in Chennai

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape, director, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, is the author of the forthcoming book Swami Vivekananda: Hinduism and India’s Road to Modernity

Sumantra Bose

Sumantra Bose is Professor of International and Comparative Politics at the London School of Economics and Political Science. His next book, Secular States, Religious Politics: India, Turkey, and the Future of Secularism, will be published in early 2018 by Cambridge University Press


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