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Is Modi Too Ambitious? Arvind Panagariya On Infrastructure, Reforms & Joining The Government

Is Modi Too Ambitious? Arvind Panagariya On Infrastructure, Reforms & Joining The Governmentfeatured

A rvind Panagariya is a Professor of Economics & Jagdish Bhagwati Professor of Indian Political Economy at Columbia University. A well-known backer of Narendra Modi’s economic policies, the Princeton-trained economist is open to moving to India if offered a role in the new administration. However, in an interview with The 545, the former Chief Economist Read more

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BJP “Needs To” Allow FDI In Retail | Q&A with Jagdish Bhagwati

BJP “Needs To” Allow FDI In Retail | Q&A with Jagdish Bhagwatifeatured

Jagdish Bhagwati is University Professor of Economics, Law, and International Affairs at Columbia University and among India’s most eminent economists. In recent years, the Mumbai-born, Cambridge-educated academic has been broadly supportive of fellow Gujarati prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. The 545 recently interviewed him to ask how he sees India’s economic model changing in the Read more

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The Incomplete List of Scams You Need To Know About

The Incomplete List of Scams You Need To Know Aboutfeatured

It was the Jeep Purchase Scandal that started it all back in 1948, and ever since our politicians have not disappointed. Scams have become an inseparable part of Indian politics. But 10 years of the UPA government has set the bar rather high. The 2G Spectrum Scam, Coalgate and the Commonwealth Scam were hugely ambitious, even Read more

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In His Own Tweets: Arvind Kejriwal’s 49 Days In Power

In His Own Tweets: Arvind Kejriwal’s 49 Days In Powerfeatured

In the 49 days that he was Delhi’s Chief Minister, Arvind Kejriwal tweeted just 39 times. But — perhaps more than any other Indian politician — he used Twitter to voice his opinions, announce policy, level allegations and, eventually, hint at his resignation. Here is a recap of Kejriwal’s short-lived term, 140 characters at a Read more

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