All posts by MeghnadDesai

Trump the polariser intensifies questions on Biden

Trump the polariser intensifies questions on Biden

Foreign crisis may rescue president seeking global withdrawal ...
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Too early to write off president who never learnt the rules

Too early to write off president who never learnt the rules

World catches up with Trump’s insouciance on debt ...
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Why the euro needs monetary finance

Why the euro needs monetary finance

Cost of inaction: lives, incomes, break-up ...
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Predicting random shocks

Predicting random shocks

Despite nearly a hundred years of development of econometrics, its treatment of random shocks remains quite naïve ...
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Rishi Sunak's tax troubles

Rishi Sunak’s tax troubles

Surprise chancellor could revisit predecessors' debt rules ...
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Trump hastens advent of multipolar world

Trump hastens advent of multipolar world

President embodies return to classical Washington isolationism ...
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RBI’s waning independence

RBI’s waning independence

Payout to government raises questions ...
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Johnson's suspension ploy backfires

Johnson’s suspension ploy backfires

Anti-hard Brexit rebels gain upper hand ...
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Bumpy ride for UK PM candidate

Bumpy ride for UK PM candidate

Johnson's three drawbacks, one benefit ...
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How Tories can regain rationality

How Tories can regain rationality

Deciding Brexit deal before October ...
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Britain’s powerless leaders

Britain’s powerless leaders

Backbenchers could lead UK out of Brexit impasse ...
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Back to pre-1914 Fortress America

Back to pre-1914 Fortress America

Trump’s radical breakup of consensus ...
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