- Columnist, Wall Street Journal, 2010-present
- Indonesia Correspondent, 2000-2004; India Bureau Chief, 1999-2000, Far Eastern Economic Review
Prime Minister Narendra Modi often says the government has no business being in business. It has even less business being in the bedroom.
As an upstart party that has ruled India for only seven of its 68 years as an independent country, BJP would be foolish to believe that preserving the status quo will work for it.
Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley discusses economic reforms currently underway in India and lays out his plans for Asia’s third-largest economy.
As India steps up its economic diplomacy in the neighborhood, Pakistan risks falling further behind.
So are we living in an Asian Century or aren’t we? That is an open question. The economic and demographic outlooks in the region cast doubt on the robustness of Northeast Asia’s future growth. The United States should look to South and Southeast Asia for the future of Asian growth
Modi needs to ignite the imagination of investors and show he’s serious about reform.
Bluntly put, if the government’s economic policy grades do not quickly improve its foreign policy grades will suffer too.
Over the past year, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has already shown that he can dominate the headlines. Now he needs to aim for the history books.
While Mr. Rahul Gandhi appears to have upped his tactical game, the same can’t be said for his long-term strategy.
Tax authorities have brought a wrecking ball to Mr. Modi’s economic party.
India needs to start talking about aggregate demographic trends without losing sight of individual rights.