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The latest crisis of global capitalism

It’s always amazing how the stock market pulls big surprises on those who should know better. The momentous rise in share prices in the Shanghai stock exchange from mid-2014 to…

Capitalism in dire crisis?

After having remained in a state of denial since the 2007-08 financial crisis that world had reached almost the dead-end of capitalism, its proponents have begun debating alternatives. New literature…

How To End The Capital Market Crisis

How to end the capital market crisis

HAVE you ever wondered: Why short selling is usually banned in a very bearish market, and speculative trading using CFS is always welcomed in a bull run?

Pakistan: leadership crisis

The primary constituents of economic growth encompass physical capital, infrastructure, human capital, and technology. Pakistan stands among those nations where growth rates have not aligned with its developmental profile for…

This crisis is a moment: Part – I

Survival is increasingly challenging, and an overhaul is possible with a credible roadmap undertaken. It necessitates reengineering, as Pakistan needs deep, extensive restructuring and a deregulated competitive environment to deliver…

Pakistan amidst a polycrisis

The caretaker government has made a sensible decision to link any possible relief in electricity bills to the consent of the IMF in order not to jeopardize the ongoing standby…

Heavy indebtedness & power sector crisis

In terms of new commitments, the Government of Pakistan signed new agreements, worth USD 7,228 million, during the period under review. These commitments comprised financing agreements signed with foreign commercial…