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Suman Bery: A way in the world

Some of the newer challenges that India is likely to encounter in the global economy in the years to come

Suman Bery

It is an unusual privilege to be able to publish a column on the first day of a new year: one's thoughts are both of what has been and what might come to be. I am slightly astonished to note that 2016 will be my 13th year haunting these pages, and I thank readers of these columns and the editors of this paper for this continuing privilege. Over these years I have come to understand that there is fundamental difference of rhythm between a weekly and a monthly column. A weekly column has an obligation to comment on contemporary developments, while a monthly column provides more ...