India’s road to global recognition is paved with collaboration
Thu Jul 19, 2012
Indian politician Shashi Tharoor advocates multiple alignments with global powers across the world
For global investors, India seems to be a fallen angel. The
country, once on the path of being a global superpower, seems
to be mired in socio-political and economic upheaval. In a
conversation with Aradhna Dayal, editor of AsiaHedge, noted
Indian diplomat and politician Shashi Tharoor – highly
regarded for his progressive socio-economic and foreign
policies in the international circuits – advocates
that multiple alignments with various global powers across the
world, should be the way forward for India
India seems to be struggling on all fronts. GDP growth
is at a nine-year low at 6.5%, inflation is escalating, while
social unrest and the policy paralysis at government level has
shaken the confidence of foreign investors. Is there a light at
the end of the tunnel?
Shashi Tharoor: I think today’s pessimism is as
overblown as yesterday’s boosterism was
exaggerated. Our GDP growth may not be as high as it has...
ISSN: 2151-1845 / CDC10004H
The full contents of this article are available to active AsiaHedge subscribers and trialists only.
TAKE A FREE TRIAL
To continue reading please, take a free trial or subscribe to AsiaHedge.
Subscribers have unlimited access to all current content, including hedge fund performance Live League Tables. Start your subscription today - click on the button below.