Yoginder K Alagh

He is chancellor, Central University of Gujarat.

Articles By Yoginder K Alagh

Take a stand

India seems to be shifting its position at WTO, aligning with multinationals

T N Srinavasan: The Enduring Economist

T N Srinivasan’s work will continue to enrich the discipline of economics.

Happy Hours & Happy Seeders

How electioneering throws a spanner on solving real problems.

Policy paralysis

Government seems blind to the crisis in agriculture, slowdown in industry

The Uncovered Last Mile

Policymakers need to ask why programmes for farmers do not reach them.

A blueprint by bureaucrats

Recent measures to defend currency are insufficient, poorly thought.

Fact Fighting

Statistical estimates on the economy are sacred and need to be treated as such.

The Upward Push

Increase in infrastructure spending will place the economy on road to higher growth.

Sowing Slogans

MSP is important, but real issues are markets, first-stage processing and supply chains.

The More Things Change

Economic priorities set in Planning Commission in 1970s-80s continue

Mending The Frame

It is time the pattern of training, system of evaluation, of civil servants is debated

Marx And Us

He taught us to look at not what the facts say, but what they do

When Civilisations Disagree

Government must be circumspect about Cauvery dispute resolution mechanism.

As You Like It

Is statistical and meteorological data pandering to the establishment?

New Farmer, Old Paradigm

Agriculture sector needs institutions and developed markets.

Beyond Hyderabad House

Justin Trudeau’s India visit was about reaching out, and about people’s diplomacy

In praise of the rebel

Chandramohan case is a reminder: India needs to embrace its diverse traditions

No Eminence By Diktat

Universities cannot be made world-class if the desire doesn’t come from within

Aadhaar and inefficiency

Linking it with other documents is cumbersome, ends up hurting the poor

The Other Indira

She backed the Planning Commission’s plans for self-reliance in foodgrain