Prabir Purkayastha, March 13, 2013
The combination of Uhuru Keyatta and William Ruto have won the elections in Kenya comfortably without the predicted bloodshed that took place last time.
Vijay Prashad, March 12, 2013
Narendra Modi is a big man. He does not seem his 62 years – energetic and brash, larger than life.
Newsclick, January 28, 2013
India not only has hideous poverty and repression but also an unsustainable growth model, which offers little hope to the mass of the population.
Noam Chomsky, exclusive interview with Newsclick’s Vijay Prashad.
Vijay Prashad, Newsclick, June 4, 2011
For the world's developing economies, a movement away from the dependence on the IMF is in order. Vijay Prashad writes.
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, May 23, 2011
The IMF has been an instrument of rape and pillage of nations. Not surprisingly, this was also reflected in the internal culture there – women were afraid to wear skirts and forced into relationship with their bosses.
Jayati Ghosh, TripleCrisis, July 23, 2010
The more things change, the more they really do stay the same. For a while after the global crisis, we were told that the IMF had changed its position with respect to the strict and generally pro-cyclical measures it had been suggesting to countries in the throes of financial or balance of payments crisis. Their economists openly accepted the need for fiscal stimuli and generally counter-cyclical macroeconomic policies to combat the recession.