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An Oil Discovery Before Systemic Reform in Pakistan Would Be a Tragedy
April 18, 2019
An Oil Discovery Before Systemic Reform in Pakistan Would Be a Tragedy
Pakistan needs drastic and systemic reform. An oil bonanza will enable the government to postpone needed fixes indefinitely.
An Oil Discovery Before Systemic Reform in Pakistan Would Be a Tragedy
Pakistan Revisits the Usefulness of ‘Armed Militias’—For What?
April 17, 2019
Pakistan Revisits the Usefulness of ‘Armed Militias’—For What?
Why does Pakistan’s prime minister believe that the country has no use for armed groups?
Pakistan Revisits the Usefulness of ‘Armed Militias’—For What?
Looking East: The Evolution of Pakistan-Malaysia Economic Ties
March 25, 2019
Looking East: The Evolution of Pakistan-Malaysia Economic Ties
Malaysia and Pakistan push their bilateral ties forward.
Looking East: The Evolution of Pakistan-Malaysia Economic Ties
Pakistan’s Governance Changes Won’t Be Enough to Offer It Economic Salvation
February 22, 2019
Pakistan’s Governance Changes Won’t Be Enough to Offer It Economic Salvation
Pakistan is patching strategic problems with tactical solutions.
Pakistan’s Governance Changes Won’t Be Enough to Offer It Economic Salvation
How Pakistan's Struggling Economy Creates Opportunities for Imran Khan
January 28, 2019
How Pakistan's Struggling Economy Creates Opportunities for Imran Khan
Imran Khan may have an opportunity that wasn't available to his predecessor.
How Pakistan's Struggling Economy Creates Opportunities for Imran Khan
What Lies Ahead for Pakistan at the IMF?
October 02, 2018
What Lies Ahead for Pakistan at the IMF?
What will another International Monetary Fund loan mean for Pakistan’s economy?
What Lies Ahead for Pakistan at the IMF?
How to Bail Out Pakistan and Augment American Leverage
September 26, 2018
How to Bail Out Pakistan and Augment American Leverage
A bailout for Pakistan should be contingent on reforms and transparency.
How to Bail Out Pakistan and Augment American Leverage
Dos and Don'ts for Imran Khan if He Wants to Govern for 5 Years in Pakistan
August 27, 2018
Dos and Don'ts for Imran Khan if He Wants to Govern for 5 Years in Pakistan
Khan should heed the lessons of his predecessors as he assumes the reins of power in Pakistan.
Dos and Don'ts for Imran Khan if He Wants to Govern for 5 Years in Pakistan
Pakistan: Imran Khan's Economic Challenges
August 02, 2018
Pakistan: Imran Khan's Economic Challenges
Imran Khan will try to usher in a new era for his country. The first step requires tackling its economic challenges .
Pakistan: Imran Khan's Economic Challenges
What Pakistan's Decision to Pull Out of a Mega Dam Project Tells Us About the Future of CPEC
January 11, 2018
What Pakistan's Decision to Pull Out of a Mega Dam Project Tells Us About the Future of CPEC
There's much more to the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor than the rosy headlines touting friendship between Islamabad and Beijing.
What Pakistan's Decision to Pull Out of a Mega Dam Project Tells Us About the Future of CPEC
Pakistan’s New Big Threat: A Bulging Population
August 31, 2017
Pakistan’s New Big Threat: A Bulging Population
Pakistan’s unrestricted population rise and radical demographic changes present real dangers to the country’s existence.
Pakistan’s New Big Threat: A Bulging Population
How Well Is Pakistan Dealing With Its Fiscal Deficit?
May 31, 2017
How Well Is Pakistan Dealing With Its Fiscal Deficit?
Contrary to the government’s claims, Pakistan’s fiscal deficit is likely to rise rapidly.
How Well Is Pakistan Dealing With Its Fiscal Deficit?
The Indus Waters Treaty Is Here to Stay
October 10, 2016
The Indus Waters Treaty Is Here to Stay
India cannot easily and will not abrogate the Indus Waters Treaty.
The Indus Waters Treaty Is Here to Stay
How Will Brexit Impact Pakistan?
July 05, 2016
How Will Brexit Impact Pakistan?
Pakistan isn't immune from the effects of Brexit.
How Will Brexit Impact Pakistan?
Toward Stronger Economic Relations Between Pakistan and Iran
June 26, 2016
Toward Stronger Economic Relations Between Pakistan and Iran
Pakistan and Iran need to come together to develop their economic and trade ties.
Toward Stronger Economic Relations Between Pakistan and Iran
Saving Pakistan’s Dying Agriculture Sector
June 13, 2016
Saving Pakistan’s Dying Agriculture Sector
Pakistan cannot achieve sustained economic growth with its agriculture sector in decline.
Saving Pakistan’s Dying Agriculture Sector
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