Press

  • Greece's Woes: The Virtue of

    Greece's Woes: The Virtue of "Kicking the Can Down the Road"

    Peterson Institute | June 8, 2011

    Jacob Kirkegaard and PIIE colleague Nicolas Véron explain why playing for time before requiring Greece to restructure its debts may be the best option for Europe in an interview with PIIE's Peterson Perspectives.

  • Abbottabad Syndrome

    Abbottabad Syndrome

    Hindustan Times | May 20, 2011

    The Hindustan Times runs Pramit Pal Chaudhuri's assessment of US-Pakistan relations following the US stealth attack on Osama bin Laden's Abbottabad compound.

  • Leadership Vacuum at the IMF

    Leadership Vacuum at the IMF

    Peterson Institute | May 18, 2011

    In an interview with PIIE's Peterson Perspectives, Jacob Kirkegaard argues that the International Monetary Fund should move quickly to resolve its leadership crisis in order to deal with Europe's sovereign debt problems.

  • Can India Pull Off A Covert Strike?

    Can India Pull Off A Covert Strike?

    Hindustan Times | May 6, 2011

    Pramit Pal Chaudhuri (with Rahul Singh) responds to rumors that India will launch a covert missile strike inside Pakistani territory.

  • Yet More About Osama

    Yet More About Osama

    Hindustan Times | May 6, 2011

    Following the death of Osama bin Laden, Pramit Pal Chaudhuri looks back on September 11th and the legacy he'll leave behind.

  • Ambassador Loses Fighter-Jet Bid, Takes Marbles, Goes Home

    Ambassador Loses Fighter-Jet Bid, Takes Marbles, Goes Home

    Time Magazine | April 28, 2011

    Pramit Pal Chaudhuri is quoted by Time Magazine in a piece on the $10 billion contract to supply 126 fighter jets to the Indian Air Force.

  • Flatlander's World

    Flatlander's World

    Hindustan Times | April 21, 2011

    Pramit Pal Chaudhuri profiles Kazakhstan for the Hindustan Times.

  • Markets React to Debt Outlook in the United States and Greece

    Markets React to Debt Outlook in the United States and Greece

    Peterson Institute | April 19, 2011

    Jacob Kirkegaard assesses the prospects for debt restructuring by Greece and the market reaction to Standard & Poor's downgrading the US debt outlook for PIIE's Peterson Perspectives.

  • Uneasy Equilibrium in Europe

    Uneasy Equilibrium in Europe

    Peterson Institute | March 25, 2011

    Interviewed for PIIE's Peterson Perspectives, Jacob Kirkegaard says the struggles to avert sovereign debt default by Greece, Portugal, and Ireland have brought a measure of perhaps temporary stability.

  • Sleeping giant on our doorstep

    Sleeping giant on our doorstep

    The Australian | March 12, 2011

    Pramit Pal Chaudhuri is quoted in an Australian article speculating that the recovery from the global financial crisis will unexpectedly reveal Indonesia on Australia's doorstep.

  • Perth Diary

    Perth Diary

    Hindustan Times | March 11, 2011

    Pramit Pal Chaudhuri, in Perth, notes Western Australia's vast differences from its Pacific-facing counterpart.

  • Mullahs and Merchants

    Mullahs and Merchants

    Hindustan Times | February 25, 2011

    Pramit Pal Chaudhuri writes a new prescription for Arab countries, especially Egypt: "strong civil societies, expanding middle classes, and rising incomes to keep the spectre of fundamentalism contained within certain political confines."

  • Leadership Scramble at the European Central Bank

    Leadership Scramble at the European Central Bank

    Peterson Institute | February 15, 2011

    Jacob Kirkegaard handicaps the voting for the new president of the European Central Bank and explains how the sovereign debt crisis will affect voting for PIIE's Peterson Perspectives.

  • Nepal's Political Closed Circuit

    Nepal's Political Closed Circuit

    Hindustan Times | February 11, 2011

    Pramit Pal Chaudhuri reviews the appointment of the Khanal government in Nepal for the Hindustan Times.

  • Taking Sides in the Battle of the Nile

    Taking Sides in the Battle of the Nile

    Hindustan Times | February 4, 2011

    Pramit Pal Chaudhuri breaks down Hosni Mubarak's global support and opposition for the Hindustan Times.

  • The Arab Democratic Dilemma

    The Arab Democratic Dilemma

    Hindustan Times | January 28, 2011

    In an article in the Hindustan Times, Pramit Pal Chaudhuri ponders the future of Egypt in the face of protests against the Mubarak regime.

  • Discordant Notes Between the United States and China

    Discordant Notes Between the United States and China

    Peterson Institute | January 13, 2011

    In an interview with the Peterson Institute, Daniel Rosen says American policymakers are increasingly unsure of China's reliability as a partner-- or whether China will continue to liberalize its economy.

  • 2011: Year of the Horn

    2011: Year of the Horn

    Hindustan Times | December 30, 2010

    Pramit Pal Chaudhuri predicts that the Horn of Africa will take page one of the newspapers in 2011.

  • Dick the Builder

    Dick the Builder

    Hindustan Times | December 16, 2010

    After the passing of Richard Holbrooke, Pramit Pal Chaudhuri writes that Indian diplomacy needs more people like the Bulldozer.

  • What a Wikiworld Would Be

    What a Wikiworld Would Be

    Hindustan Times | December 2, 2010

    Pramit Pal Chaudhuri on the feasibility of a fully open, transparent, and Wikileaks-friendly world.