Global Economy

Global Banks Share Responsibility for Cambodia’s Microfinance Disaster

Cambodia’s microfinance loans are a slow-motion car crash with millions of victims, for which the world’s banks share responsibility. The Cambodian League for the Promotion...
PM Boris Johnson

Why UK Needs Asia in a Post-Covid World

The Boris Johnson administration has clearly indicated that the nature of economic links with China in a post-Covid world is likely to be significantly...
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

Can Japan Jumpstart Its Growth While Finding a “Happy” Middle Ground?

While the COVID-19 crisis first hit China and then reverberated like a shock wave around the world, Japan decided to break its supply chain...

Scrapping of Labor Laws Won’t Solve India’s Unemployment Problem

With the ongoing lockdown since March 24th, amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, India’s economy is seeing a deep slump for the upcoming years. To tackle...

Chinese Economic Ascendance, US Entangled Fortune and Its Repercussion

"There are many things we could do. We could cut off the whole relationship. Now if you did, what would happen? You would save...
Container ship

Covid-19 and the Future of Global Supply Chains

There have been numerous debates with regard to whether or not manufacturing companies will shift from China, once the coronavirus pandemic has been controlled,...
TPP signing

TPP and Globalization in a Post-Covid World

Many analysts and commentators have argued that in a post-coronavirus world, countries are likely to become more insular; and globalization which has been on...
New York National Guard response to coronavirus

Forward to the Past: Covid-19 and Our Brave New Future

No more kisses, handshakes or blowing out birthday candles. But that is alright. We can live with these changes. How people behave in the...
State Public Health Laboratory in Exton Tests for COVID-19

Immunity Passports: A Reliable Contribution to the End of Confinement

After publication of my article "International Immunity Passports Can Help Restore Freedom of Movement" in The Geopolitics on 8 April, some reactions have questioned the feasibility of these...