May 18, 2020

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Book Review: Pax Sinica: Implications for the Indian Dawn

Samir Saran and Akhil Deo’s latest book Pax Sinica: Implications for the Indian Dawn was reviewed by Manoj Kewalramani for the The Book Review Literary Trust. The review can be accessed here.

Takshashila Policy Advisory — COVID-19: Healthcare Measures to Tackle a Second Wave in India

Executive Summary Countries worldwide are bracing for a second wave of COVID-19 infections in the coming months. A second wave is a resurgence in infections after the existing cases appear to be reducing. This document proposes a series of measures...

Takshashila Discussion Document — Attracting Large Investments in the Post COVID-19 World

By Shankar Khasnis, Sarthak Pradhan Download the Discussion Document in PDF India must be prepared with a post-pandemic economic reconstruction plan to revive the different sectors of the economy. It is here that attracting large investments becomes important. To do...

All Things Policy: Why India Needs Arms Imports

Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat recently said the armed forces should not push for large arms imports and be realistic about their requirements. Why does Indian remain a major arms importer? Lt General Prakash Menon, the director of...

Anticipating the Unintended #34: East is East, and West is West

This newsletter is really a weekly public policy thought-letter. While excellent newsletters on specific themes within public policy already exist, this thought-letter is about frameworks, mental models, and key ideas that will hopefully help you think about any public policy problem...