Reconstruction after the flood will require continuous public expenditure for years.
Lack of incentives for Pakistani elites and their domination of economy has much to do with regular interruptions in democracy.
Even though sovereign defaults are bad news, they, surprisingly, are very common.
Civil wars are more probable in those countries where the dominant group suffers a loss of status...
Unpopular economic decisions such as oil price increases, import controls and fuel rationing are the need of the hour.
Policymakers need to examine the reasons that led to the Sri Lankan economic catastrophe.
The world seems to be re-entering a Hobbesian phase — complex, chaotic and violent.
Following neoliberal policies has only led to pernicious declines in the exchange rate thereby making everything expensive.
Our tastes, habits, financial transactions and physical movements are all now monitored and available for sale by big data firms.
The present economic meltdown in Lebanon is so pernicious that it has been labelled as the worst economic crisis since 1800 by the
Technology’s application needs to be carefully regulated lest it become a force of destruction itself.
The Afghan economy is on the verge of collapse.
Some efforts have been made for reforming the IMF.
The definition of poverty goes beyond the lack of income.
Covid-19 has demolished the old consensus.
How beneficial would launching a ‘PakCoin’ be?
A blank cheque on autonomy can create problems.
The negative impact on the economy notwithstanding, there are questions about how effective a demonetisation actually is.
Covid-19 is bringing about a reassessment of the role of markets.
Life-saving vaccines have not always been hidden behind patents.