It has missed an opportunity to address structural issues including the viability of the current growth model in the future; fiscal policy reform; adapting to the sharing economy.Continue Reading
The APY (Atal Pension Yojna) is an innovative pension scheme introduced by the Union Government of India in 2015. It is open to all citizens aged between 18 to 40 …Continue Reading
Globalisation can offer benefits to all countries, as long as it is accompanied by principles that ensure all participants follow the same rules.
Discussions about globalisation in the West and …Continue Reading
Much has been written about the technical, political, and managerial skills the new Director-General (DG) of WHO needs and which issues should be prioritised. After serving under three WHO DGs, …Continue Reading
It’s clear that the public are against a societal system that produces a top 1 per cent of income distribution and won’t tolerate the same hierarchy of ideas in academia either. Danny Quah argues that a more level playing field is desirable, and possible through increased online scholarly activity.Continue Reading
The VPBY (Varishtha Pension Bima Yojna) 2017, announced by the Finance minister in his budget speech (Paragraph 70) February 2, 2017 is a helpful step for those eligible (Citizen aged …Continue Reading
The unfolding Donald Trump presidency, with all its peculiarities, has evoked a range of responses, both in the United States as well as globally. Besides a sense of outright dismay that first accompanied Mr Trump’s participation in the presidential race, there are two other broad responses that have come about that are interesting to consider.Continue Reading