The death knell of our extant socioeconomic order keeps getting louder.
Alex M. Thomas
Teacher, School of Liberal Studies, Azim Premji University
Alex M. Thomas is with the School of Liberal Studies, Azim Premji University.
Jean Drèze’s 'Sense And Solidarity: Jholawala Economics for Everyone', Rightly Underscores Ethics And Social Norms
Jean Drèze is a familiar name for social science students and researchers. His contributions unarguably have helped improve the state of social programmes in India and have motivated several st...
05/10/2017 11:37 AM IST
The political economy of GST.
09/09/2017 9:24 AM IST
Besides, the term ‘apolitical’ is a misnomer.
28/06/2017 8:49 AM IST
The nature of the support for demonetisation reminds one of the following telling sentence by John Maynard Keynes in his A Tract on Monetary Reform (1923): "Economists set themselves too easy, too use...
08/12/2016 11:13 AM IST
Yes, universities skill people and add to the human capital of a country which have positive effects on the GDP. However, if this is the primary purpose, please don't call them universities, call them coaching centres. Education is fundamentally equivalent to transformation, and this warrants a critical attitude towards existing forms of knowledge and extant societal arrangements.
02/04/2016 8:25 AM IST
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