The writer is assistant professor, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Bombay
Democrats have abandoned predominantly white working class, are too focused on centralised solutions. Both bode ill for progressive politics in a divided nation.
Markets are allocation mechanisms, information processors, ways of being social. Markets long predate capitalism; they will outlast it. Progressives need to learn to design and engineer them for workers and farmers.
Sagarika Ghose’s ‘From House to studio’ (IE, January 1) throws light on some interesting points while obscuring others. She i...