Sakib Sherani

The lockdown dilemma

The lockdown dilemma

Flawed reasoning and muddled maths are informing government action.

Updated May 08, 2020 10:53am
Evaluating the response

Evaluating the response

The policy response so far has been misplaced and piecemeal in two key areas.

Published Apr 24, 2020 05:39am
A disrupted world

A disrupted world

The impact of the pandemic is likely to be deep and far-reaching.

Published Apr 10, 2020 06:25am
A pandemic of fear

A pandemic of fear

The global economy has hit severe turbulence.

Updated Mar 13, 2020 09:59am
What next?

What next?

The IMF programme appears to have been paused, not derailed.

Published Feb 28, 2020 06:54am
Tackling inflation

Tackling inflation

The failure of governance highlights systemic issues which predate the present government.

Published Feb 14, 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 Jan 31, 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 Jan 17, 2020 07:33am
Narratives of power

Narratives of power

The government should avoid singing from a flawed hymn sheet.

Published Dec 20, 2019 07:25am
Chasing hot money

Chasing hot money

The central bank is ignoring significant potential risks.

Published Dec 06, 2019 07:12am
Pathways to growth

Pathways to growth

Despite the fiscal straitjacket there are potential avenues to growth.

Published Oct 25, 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 Oct 11, 2019 07:15am
Challenging the CW

Challenging the CW

Conventional wisdom on the economy is wide off the mark.

Updated Aug 30, 2019 07:13am