China and India, apart from being some of the fastest growing global economies, far outshining European counterparts, also have high economic complementarities. These regional realities have taken over the border tiffs as both countries usher an era of economic partnership.
Rachit Ranjan explores the ongoing battle between those trying to replicate the Tobacco Plain Packaging Act and the companies that stand to lose out.
Shreyas Tirunagari argues that the burgeoning rise in investments and resources towards a ‘greener’ approach to business and technology creates an environment where the corporation can embrace corporate social responsibility while maintaining the firms’ profit maximizing interests
Rachit Ranjan argues that justifying ongoing sanctions using Article XXI of the GATT would be antithetical to the raison d’etre of a multilateral trading body dedicated towards liberalization and predictability in trade.
Rachit Ranjan argues that the Appellate Body report in EC-Seals dispute brings us closer to a convergence between trading and environmental interests.
Policy-makers in the BRICS nations face numerous challenges to maneuver through several headwinds. slow growth and high inflation in Brazil, Russia, India and South Africa and a potential new round of Fed-related Emerging Markets selloffs is a threat to financial stability.
In upholding the authority of the international nuclear non-proliferation regime and dealing with regional nuclear issues, both China and the US will benefit from the moral and systemic effect brought by the entry into force of the Treaty
The meeting of the two leaders had captured the attention of all – though the prism through which both countries attempted to weigh the expectations and outcomes were somewhat different.
Mr. Modi has to convince the world’s investors that he means to restart India’s efforts at becoming an emerged marketplace, despite inevitable setbacks. If he achieves this, his next visit to Washington will be very different.
The Narrative III report states that there are a number of different accounts of the last phase of the civil war – including documented data from the Sri Lankan military, international NGOs such as Human Rights watch.