Prasenjit K. Basu

India and Asian Geopolitics- The Past Present

Shivshankar Menon gets it all wrong

The two key pathologies that undermine the credibility of Menon’s book are, first, a tenuous grasp of economics; and, less...

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Kolkata must aspire to become India’s Chicago

The economic revival of Kolkata is crucial to eastern India’s future. And that revival must perforce begin by shedding the...

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India lost nothing by staying out of RCEP

The signing of the RCEP (Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership) agreement on 15 November was a geopolitical coup for China, at...

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Biden will have to govern as a centrist: Good news for him and US

Joe Biden’s gamble of running as a centrist in the primaries, but then moving to the left in the general...

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PM Modi delivers a blitz of transformative economic reforms

The past month’s reforms have ensured that the next decade will bring untold prosperity to farmers and workers.   The...