Dhiraj Nayyar

Articles By Dhiraj Nayyar

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India facing twin crisis – grave public health emergency, and a sharp economic downturn – how it can deal with it

The concurrent grave public health emergency and sharp economic downturn need to be fought by flattening the curve (of disease and downturn contagion) and staying ahead of the curve (on responses to deal with these).

coronavirus, covid19

Karnataka: Preference for govt-miners compromises efficiency, leads to leakage of revenue

The steel industry is also protected from import competition by the government through a variety of measures including anti-dumping duties.

Karnataka’s ore problem: Distortions in price and quantities injecting inefficiency into important sectors of the economy

These distortions in price and quantities are a recipe for injecting chronic inefficiency into important sectors of the economy, like iron ore and steel.