A chaired professor at Columbia University, Panagariya was formerly the Chief Economist of the Asian Development Bank. A leading free-trade advocate, he writes on trade policy, outsourcing, WTO and economic reforms in India.
India is very energy hungry. A lot of its companies are largely public-sector companies. There's a need for more advanced foreign companies.
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