Ishrat Husain

A BRIEF HISTORY OF EXPLORATION

A BRIEF HISTORY OF EXPLORATION

To contextualise the present, one must look back and understand the past. Eos presents selected passages from the

Published May 05, 2019 06:49am
Capacity to reform

Capacity to reform

Public-sector institutions must be revitalised for the incoming government to fulfil its promises.

Updated Aug 13, 2018 09:47am
Expectations & delivery gap

Expectations & delivery gap

The economy requires intensive care and can be resuscitated only by combined efforts.

Updated Aug 06, 2018 09:55am
Economic policymaking

Economic policymaking

Top-down driven, whimsical and ad hoc policies have done much damage to the economy.

Updated Jul 30, 2018 08:13am
Expat Pakistani talent

Expat Pakistani talent

There are few incentives for highly educated youth to return home and apply their expertise here.

Published Jun 11, 2018 07:11am
A pragmatic foreign policy

A pragmatic foreign policy

Our relationships with our neighbours should be determined by economic interests rather than politics.

Published Sep 30, 2017 06:01am
Chinese perceptions of CPEC

Chinese perceptions of CPEC

The Chinese have voiced concerns regarding negative CPEC talk, security and red tape.

Updated Sep 12, 2017 11:16am
Tariffs, trade and taxation

Tariffs, trade and taxation

Convoluted policies have damaged the competitiveness of Pakistani exports.

Published Jul 10, 2017 07:28am
A golden opportunity

A golden opportunity

CPEC provides a chance to improve our institutions of governance.

Updated Jun 21, 2017 05:37pm
Policy imperatives for CPEC

Policy imperatives for CPEC

Six areas need careful consideration if we are to maximise CPEC’s benefits.

Updated Jun 21, 2017 02:18pm
Financing burden of CPEC

Financing burden of CPEC

It is possible to prepare an estimate of the additional burden on our external payments’ capacity.

Updated Jun 21, 2017 05:19pm
The economics of CPEC

The economics of CPEC

There are three types of reservations against CPEC. How can we address them?

Updated Jun 21, 2017 02:27pm
Action at full speed

Action at full speed

There’s a disconnect between the country’s economic managers and ordinary citizens.

Published Oct 18, 2016 04:45am
Reorienting Pak-US ties

Reorienting Pak-US ties

For Vision 2025 to succeed in producing a knowledge economy, Pakistan must invest more in STEM learning.

Published Sep 06, 2016 12:59pm
‘Messy & hidden urbanisation’

‘Messy & hidden urbanisation’

Pakistan’s urban population can have serious transformational consequences on politics and governance.

Published May 16, 2016 02:59am