Faculty Articles

A Perfect Policy

A Perfect Policy Krishanu Karmakar/ The Tribune |Public policy is both what the government does and doesn’t. Government action and inaction touches, controls and coaxes our behaviour at every step of …

Why Study Public Policy in India?

Why Study Public Policy in India? Sudarshan Ramaswamy/ Higher Education Plus |Until recently in India, public policy has been regarded as a field of study that is meant only those in …

15th Finance Commission: continuing neoliberal bent

15th Finance Commission: continuing neoliberal bent Vinod Vyasulu/ Deccan Herald |The President of India, under Article 280 of the Constitution, has just appointed the 15th Finance Commission. Its task is to …

Sexual harassment must not be normalised

Sexual harassment must not be normalised Shayani Sarkar/ Qrius|After the Vishakha guidelines were implemented, more and more cases of sexual harassment were reported. One such case was of Rupan Deol Bhaj, …

India’s role in Rohingya resolution

India’s role in Rohingya resolution The Supreme Court is due to rule on the fate of the Rohingyas facing deportation by the Indian government. We argue that the Rohingyas in India …

India’s neoliberal path to perdition

India's neoliberal path to perdition Vinod Vyasulu/ Catch News |Since the 1980s, the world has been governed by an economic philosophy known as neoliberalism. This is a faith in the universal …

Build BASE on Ambedkar’s ideals

Build BASE on Ambedkar's ideals Vinod Vyasulu/ Deccan Herald |The B R Ambedkar School of Economics (BASE) was inaugurated by the President of India Pranab Mukherjee, himself a practitioner of economic …