As the coronavirus rages through the world and devestats economies, a number of Indian states are suspending labor protections in the name of encouraging industrial activity. Is this labor reform or denegrtion, Bhavya Pandey discusses.
Argentina has a new financial management team, and long time IMF critic Joseph Stiglitz is close to them. In addition, he too is turning pro-IMF in the recent past. Bhavya Pandey presents this inside opinion of how the winds are shifting in Argentina.
Oil prices have been in free fall since before the COVID-19 epidemic. As Russia and Saudi Arabia battle to capture the market, they have driven down oil prices to some of the lowest in modern history. But the sands are shifting and the global economy may not be ready, Bhavya Pandey explains.
The last few days have seen an outpouring of relief packages by major global economies across the world. However, as economies around the world collapse with people moving into quarantine, is this enough? Bhavya Pandey looks at the relief packages across the world.
As some of the largest economies in the world came together to open up a free trade market in Asia, India - the 2nd largest in Asia - opted out of the arrangement. What prompted this economic powerhouse to chicken out, and what does it mean for RCEP? Alika Raina pens this exhaustive analysis.