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Sakib Sherani

Undemocratic data

An obsession with the economy is undermining democracy. Updated Mar 03, 2017 08:02am

Growth vs development

Economic growth is not a sufficient condition for development. Published Feb 17, 2017 01:41am

The ‘Rashomon’ effect

Two completely different narratives on the economy are in the field. Published Feb 03, 2017 03:13am

Reading tea leaves

The year 2017 is likely to be another turbulent one. Published Jan 06, 2017 12:59pm

Post-IMF or pre-IMF?

The economy is in its weakest post-stabilisation ‘recovery’ in recent times. Updated Dec 09, 2016 12:51pm

The Trump effect

The global economy as well as Pakistan face an uncertain period. Published Nov 25, 2016 01:43am

The economics of anger

A loss of welfare and prosperity confronts hapless populations around the globe. Published Sep 30, 2016 01:44am

Understanding Pakistan

Putting Pakistan Right is a book that is somewhat restrained due to its format, yet contains ample content worth Published Aug 21, 2016 06:57am

A gathering storm

A misplaced policy framework is leading to external vulnerability. Updated Aug 19, 2016 06:19am

A tale of two journeys

One departed with respect, the other arrived on the wings of self-entitlement. Published Jul 22, 2016 01:26am

The data controversy

The integrity and quality of official statistics needs to be unquestioned. Published Jun 24, 2016 01:53am

Budgets to nowhere

Revenue generation through predatory taxation appears to be the sole vision. Published Jun 10, 2016 04:04am

Behind the numbers

An honest assessment of economic performance will serve the nation well. Published May 27, 2016 03:07am

Ultimate tax haven

Pakistan is an onshore tax-free paradise for millions. Published May 13, 2016 01:36am

Democratic corruption

Democracy is being undermined globally by corruption. Published Apr 29, 2016 03:09am