Sakib Sherani

The lockdown dilemma

The lockdown dilemma

Flawed reasoning and muddled maths are informing government action. Updated 08 May, 2020 10:53am
Evaluating the response

Evaluating the response

The policy response so far has been misplaced and piecemeal in two key areas. Published 24 Apr, 2020 05:39am
A disrupted world

A disrupted world

The impact of the pandemic is likely to be deep and far-reaching. Published 10 Apr, 2020 06:25am
A pandemic of fear

A pandemic of fear

The global economy has hit severe turbulence. Updated 13 Mar, 2020 09:59am
What next?

What next?

The IMF programme appears to have been paused, not derailed. Published 28 Feb, 2020 06:54am
Tackling inflation

Tackling inflation

The failure of governance highlights systemic issues which predate the present government. Published 14 Feb, 2020 07:05am
A bolder policy framework

A bolder policy framework

Pakistan needs a return to high rates of economic growth, but only one that is sustained, export-led, and inclusive. Updated 31 Jan, 2020 07:22am
Grey swans on the horizon

Grey swans on the horizon

2020 could see the continuation of the challenging environment the PTI govt has had to contend with since taking office. Updated 17 Jan, 2020 07:33am
Narratives of power

Narratives of power

The government should avoid singing from a flawed hymn sheet. Published 20 Dec, 2019 07:25am
Chasing hot money

Chasing hot money

The central bank is ignoring significant potential risks. Published 06 Dec, 2019 07:12am
Pathways to growth

Pathways to growth

Despite the fiscal straitjacket there are potential avenues to growth. Published 25 Oct, 2019 07:28am
State of the economy

State of the economy

Recessionary conditions prevail as a result of both the crisis and the response. Published 11 Oct, 2019 07:15am
Challenging the CW

Challenging the CW

Conventional wisdom on the economy is wide off the mark. Updated 30 Aug, 2019 07:13am