All Things Policy: Call of Duty: Short-term service in armed forces

The Union government recently announced a new recruitment plan called “Tour of Duty” to recruit young soldiers and officers for a term of three years. Will this help reduce the burden of pensions expenditure? Pranay Kotasthane talks to Lt Gen (ret) Prakash Menon about the merits and shortcomings of the new plan, and possible ways to implement the tour of duty.

A Human Capital Investment Model for India’s National Security System: