ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

A+| A| A-

The Job Ahead

The Job Ahead Romesh Thapar WHATEVER the result, massive mandate or not-so-massive mandate, single party rule or coalition situation, Right- ism, Centrism or Leftism, it is clear that the old status quo is not going to return. Over this past year, we have been shaken up. Various balances have been upset. And temporary adjustments and patch-ups are beginning to feel the strain. The ad hoc or instant-solution approach can no longer sustain the federal structure. Strict priorities will have to be sought if we are not to get lost in the maze of problems which are bound to find articulation following the elections.

To read the full text Login

Get instant access

New 3 Month Subscription
to Digital Archives at

₹826for India

$50for overseas users


(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top