Mihir S. Sharma, Ramgopal Agarwala and Surjit Bhalla, moderated by John Elliott

 

“The times they are a changing”, says the Prime Minister but does India need crisis and shock tactics in order to change? Demonetisation, anti-graft and reform agendas all aim at transiting from a low to middle-income economy. But what happens to the undernourished, unskilled and illiterate against the ruthless logic of urbanisation and development? A panel of  economists and journalists discuss this and more.