Below are two articles which are by all means must read. One on cartoon textbooks and the other one is on why Indian economists don't understand the law.
- "Indian cartoonists take this irreverence and turn it around in various ways till we arrive at Independence and the British depart, leaving mostly home-grown targets for our cartoonists to aim at." More here.
- "When the history of the Indian economy is written twenty years down the line, we will look back at the 2004 to 2014 decade as one that was just as damaging as mid-1960s to mid-1970s, if not worse, because the world has changed. As was the case during that earlier decade, contrary views are not encouraged and are marginalized. Advisers, bureaucrats and economists flow along with the tide. That’s partly because views of many people are malleable. That’s a requisite trait for survival." More here.