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Global economic crisis and Neoliberalism

‘The global multilateral economic system has been stress tested twice this century. The first time was with the 2008 global economic meltdown; the second – with the COVID-19 pandemic. And…

Graveyard of neoliberalism

OBSERVERS will not have missed the irony when Chile’s newly elected President Gabriel Boric stood on the stage on the eve of his primary election victory and declared Chile as…

Understanding Neoliberalism

‘Neoliberalism is the defining political economic paradigm of our time – it refers to the policies and practices and processes whereby a relative handful of private interests are permitted to…

Neoliberalism and Pakistan

The concept of neoliberalism is a part of capitalism that gained wide currency soon after the compelling defeat of socialism in the backdrop of the disintegration of the former Soviet…

Cost of neoliberalism

THE harrowing news of a young girl who recently committed suicide on account of her failure in the CSS exam points to a deep malaise in society. This mental health…

Textbook neoliberalism

In textbook economics the movements of financial markets are supposed to reflect underlying conditions in the real economy where goods and services are produced, workers are hired and paid, and…

Neoliberalism And Poverty

Neoliberalism and poverty

Poverty has been vaguely defined in development literature as an undesirable state of living with no indepth analysis of its real nature. If you read any social policy journal, an…