Syed Bakhtiyar Kazmi

That which works

Who amongst the outsiders do we believe is actually right about our economy? Published Mar 18, 2020 07:02am

State of economy

Unless we have a Plan B, we should stop criticising the IMF. Published Feb 25, 2020 07:06am

Definitely not easy

FDI is required to be paid back in foreign currency. Published Oct 08, 2019 06:57am

A snapshot

In time, we will be left with nothing to sell, except our souls. Published Aug 19, 2019 07:03am

Free market myth

‘You’ll find a unicorn before you find a free market.’ Published Aug 08, 2019 07:01am

Can opener

We have probably forgotten how to make can openers. Published Jul 17, 2019 06:56am

Why it won’t work

This time we have a bigger national debt and trade deficit. Updated Jul 04, 2019 12:35pm

The 10 per cent rule

The old but gold rule, saving for a rainy day, gets chucked out the window. Published Feb 27, 2019 07:06am

Atlas bolted

The right economic solution lies between two extremes. Published Jan 15, 2019 06:44am

An endless debate

If you do not get where you wanted to be, you should have taken a U-turn. Updated Nov 29, 2018 10:53am

The U-turn option

What should a leader do when he realises he is heading for a collision? Updated Nov 20, 2018 11:12am

All for ‘freedom’

Bad actors at the very top seriously affect the behaviour of all others. Published Aug 08, 2018 06:53am

All is for the best

One can’t help but think that everyone is confused about their roles. Published Jul 10, 2018 07:20am

Is there no one?

What are the masses being treated to less than 40 days before polls? Published Jun 26, 2018 07:06am

The scorecard

No real issue is expected to make it to the forefront of the poll debate. Updated Jun 13, 2018 10:11pm

The scheme

Conceivably, amnesty might even be the littlest of all evils. Published Apr 12, 2018 06:13am

Trading places

It’s not illegal to have a business plan to get richer... Published Mar 28, 2018 07:08am

Raising doubts

There are reasons why the common man gets duped. Published Jan 19, 2018 01:54am

Land and taxes

Democracy is an illusion of freedom. Published Jan 09, 2018 01:40am

Democracy in peril?

One can visualise Marx grinning in his grave. Published Nov 29, 2017 06:55am