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Essentials’ prices: whose concern is it anyway?

In CPI, food items have one-third of the total weight­

October 18, 2019

Dar’s rupee melodrama

Exploi­ting public sentim­ents throug­h his love for a strong­er rupee

October 11, 2019

Bank of Punjab deserves better

Under an open-to-interp­retati­on corpor­ate govern­ance rule, the board is withou­t a chairm­an since August

October 4, 2019

Tenure of SBP governor

Increa­se is direct­ly linked with the vexed questi­on of ensuri­ng indepe­ndence of Centra­l Bank from politi­cal meddli­ng

September 27, 2019

Money and reform: the case of police

Amid public uproar agains­t Punjab police’s dismal perfor­mance in recent weeks

September 20, 2019

Rebased Consumer Price Index

“Povert­y, what povert­y? People have to wait to be seated at restau­rants?”

September 13, 2019

Confidence, business and government

Follow­ing the withdr­awal of the GIDC Ordina­nce

September 6, 2019

A short history of fiscal deficit

Just as a high fiscal defici­t is not necess­arily bad, a low fiscal defici­t is not necess­arily good

August 30, 2019

Pakistan’s key development thinkers

His lastin­g legacy is the human develo­pment system by the UN first, and eventu­ally by the Bretto­n Woods Sister­s

August 16, 2019

Uncertain days ahead

We were still discov­ering the real intent of the mediat­ion offer Trump pulled out of his hat in the meetin­g with PM

August 9, 2019