Arun Jaitley

  • Economic Survey: Dressing up government for a market economy

    Espresso Economics |  Vivian Fernandes
    This year's Economic Survey is a delight to read, especially the chapter on 'Issues and Priorities.' It is an essay on the role of the...

  • Budget view through the eyes of an entrepreneur

    Guest Blog |  Capt G R Gopinath
    Mr Arun Jaitley, in the run up to the budget said yesterday populist policies and mindless spending have stalled growth and drained the exchequer, hinting...

  • Predicting the election results from the body language of the leaders

    Not Worth Another Word |  Sreedhar Pillai
    Predicting the election results by opinion surveys and exit polls have given way in the western world to much sophisticated analytical methods and tools. Old...

  • Media has been unrelenting after Muzaffarnagar riots; it was inert before

    Espresso Economics |  Vivian Fernandes
    'The media is the voice of the voiceless. It did a splendid job on the Muzaffarnagar riots,' but if it had seen a pattern in...

  • LK Advani: The reluctant fundamentalist

    Bloody Mary |  Sagarika Ghose
    Challenging the Nehruvian consensus from the Right has been LK Advani's lifelong mission. When his memoir My Country My Life was released, Arun Jaitley said...