The Economic Times features The Takshashila Institution and quotes Nitin Pai in an article discussing the debate surrounding foreign funding of think-tanks, and the importance of encouraging credible voices in the space.
“She also helped Takshashila, with a clear pro-market agenda, get off the ground. Nitin Pai reveals that Rohini, as the angeldonor to the institution, made it clear that she disagreed with him on many contentious developmental issues but would still like to support him. Has her money changed the thinking process at Takshashila? No, he says. He wouldn’t have taken the money if the intent was to influence his thinking. “I cannot influence how people think; wouldn’t want to either,” explains Rohini.”
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