Urbanisation Brokering the social contract in India’s slums: (Live Mint, Editorial)
Political brokers, who have emerged through a solid bottom-up process, operate in the informal space between the state and the citizen.The vexed question of financing Indian cities: (Live Mint, Editorial)
Their financial health is in such a pathetic state that urban local governments have to rely on state governments to fund even basic operational expenditure.Indian society
‘Weak public institutions best way to ensure social injustice’: (The Hindu, Editorial)
Danger to India’s checks and balances, and the perils of the democratisation of mediocrity in universities.
It is not enough to simply have a bankruptcy code in place.