How should we assess a candidate’s competency?
The CPI raises several questions.
Non-performance spreads like a virus.
Can Pakistan’s economy survive without graft?
The principle of equity demands that development efforts of the state be spread all over the country.
Costs can be cut significantly by revisiting our education model.
Rent-seekers will always come in the way of meaningful change.
There are lessons to draw from not meeting goals.
What can be done to revive interest in business studies?
Imagine 300,000 semi-educated youth with few prospects of jobs.
Voters do not assess the honesty level of candidates.
HEC rankings are sending misleading signals.
A common economic agenda is not good for the nation.
The CPEC website needs to give more details.
An economist imagines what Pakistan’s future could be if a revolution of thought began now
Fewer but better-equipped schools might be the solution.
Rising inequality is a ticking time bomb.
Structural issues must be sorted out for economic growth.
Those pointing a finger at irregularities deviate from the norm.
Governments adopt myopic fiscal policies to win votes.