Sakib Sherani

A pandemic of fear

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

What next?

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

Tackling inflation

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

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

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

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

Chasing hot money

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

Pathways to growth

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

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

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

The IMF decision

The prime minister took arguably the most difficult decision of his career. Updated Aug 02, 2019 09:58am

Anatomy of a crisis

The evolution and vector of economic crises are fairly ‘typical’. Updated Jul 19, 2019 07:12am

A challenging context

The budget is part of a policy response to a difficult situation. Updated Jul 05, 2019 08:20am

Crises past and present

A recursive history of economic boom and bust — and lessons unlearnt. Published Oct 13, 2017 02:57am

Challenging the CW

Half-baked economic beliefs continue to pervade the discourse. Published Sep 15, 2017 01:42am