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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

Economic takeaway from Washington

As PM Imran declar­ed during the visit to the erstwh­ile benefa­ctor that he was not there to seek aid

July 26, 2019

ICSID penalty

Pakist­an's eighth encoun­ter with the World Bank-sponso­red instit­ution

July 19, 2019

Adjustment with a stern face of reform

Despit­e IMF’s admiss­ion that struct­ural weakne­sses remain­ed largel­y unaddr­essed in the past progra­mmes

July 12, 2019