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Council Of Financial Regulators

Council of financial regulators

`Thirty years of experience is not the same as experience of one year multiplied thirty times` Anonymous AT times we forget the consequences of events once we move away from…

The Village

The village

What socio-economic changes have taken place in the last two decades in a typical village in Punjab and what have been the major drivers of such changes? What are the…

Failings Of The State Bank

Failings of the State Bank

All over the world, central banks perform three main functions. First, they formulate and conduct monetary policy with the objective of keeping monetary expansion and inflation under control, and channelling…

The Making Of An Asian Tiger

The making of an Asian tiger

The remarkable economic success of the ‘Asian Tigers’ (South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore and Hong Kong) has long fascinated the world, Asia in particular. The Asian Tigers resurfaced during the May…

It Must Be Said

It must be said

Pakistan and India celebrated their 66th independence anniversary this past Wednesday and Thursday respectively. As usual, the few in both countries who do not believe that the partitioning of the…

Learn From The Hungarians!

Learn from the Hungarians!

In our article 'Allying with tax evaders', Business Recorder, January 25, 2103, we mentioned that "while our government and parliamentarians during the last many years have been busy in extending…

A Case For Building The ‘IPO Pipeline’

A case for building the ‘IPO pipeline’

In any life cycle of a business, in particular during its initial growing stage, access to capital is the most treasured factor to assist in its growth and expansion. Capital…