Policy & Press

Moderated discussion of Alex Edmans' new book, "“Grow the Pie: How Great Companies Deliver Both Purpose and Profit”



Opinion pieces: 2021 events in India

Selected Press coverage: 2021

India's Covid-19 Crisis

Global news interview

Open letter to PM Justin Trudeau

Advocating for paid sick leave in Ontario:

CBC Radio interview

Canadian Press interview

Epilogue: It wasn't the 7-14 days I was hoping for, but 3 days of sick leave is better than 0.




Books Reviews, Chapters, and Edited Work

Book Review of “An Economist in the Real World: The Art of Policy Making in India” by Kaushik Basu, MIT Press (2015), in Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. LIV (June, 2016).

Essay collection (co-edited with Tim Besley), 2010, MIT Press

Book chapter, "International Public goods and the case for foreign aid", 1999, (with Ravi Kanbur), Oxford University Press.

Research & Policy Briefs

Germany's Refugee Crisis

Focus Online, Sept. 20, 2017.

*In German. The original title I submitted was "What the data say about the refugee influx: Merkel is not omnipotent". This one is plain wrong.

Süddeutsche Zeitung, July 3, 2016.

*In German. Original title: "Using Evidence to Reform Refugee Policy".

Panel discussion on the German Refugee Crisis (from minute 1:22:40).

Panel Discussions

Roundtable on India's Economy, India Innovation Institute at Rotman, February, 2020.

A talk show on fair trade, Quadriga, Deutsche Welle, October, 2018