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Upcoming

July 24, 2019
Global trade is facing strong political headwinds in the United States. While evidence shows trade generally yields economic benefits on balance, gains are distributed unevenly. Trade agreements are...
September 22, 2019
Spending on health products tops $50 billion annually in just a subset of low- and middle-income countries. And a large share of health aid goes to the same use. But despite its importance for...

Past

October 2, 2014
India's inability to deliver public services remains its Achilles’ heel. Without a solution to this critical weakness, India's...
June 26, 2014
India’s rapid economic growth offers an opportunity to lift millions out of poverty. But this may come at a steep cost to its environment and...
May 8, 2014
Despite being one of the fastest-growing economies, India has hit a turbulent patch in recent years with declining growth and increasing macro-...
December 4, 2013
Technological constraints on the ability to send and receive money securely to remote locations are a common cause of poor implementation of anti-...
October 29, 2013
In the first Understanding India Seminar of the fall season Rukmini Banerji will discuss insights on the challenges of scaling up in development....
June 7, 2013
The Republic of India is the world's most reckless political experiment. It was born amidst a background of partition, civil war, economic scarcity...
May 15, 2013
Should India, a lower-middle income country that has its own space program and yet is home to more than 400 million people who live on less than $1....
April 22, 2013
Nandan Nilekani is an Indian entrepreneur and Chairman of the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) in the rank of Union Cabinet Minister...

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