India

CogitAsia Podcast: AIIB Dustup

This week we discuss the U.S. reaction to China’s new infrastructure bank, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). Simon Chair Deputy Director Amy Studdart describes the bank’s origins, explains why Washington’s critique of its allies for joining AIIB has proven…

No Budget on Expectations!

By Richard Rossow The Budget Session of India’s Parliament began on Monday, running until May 8, with a month-long break between March 20 and April 20. The budget itself will be released on February 28, accompanied by the finance minister’s…