Arvind Kejriwal and economic illiteracy in public life4 min read . Updated: 19 Nov 2012, 06:47 PM IST
Kejriwal’s recent ‘exposé’ on the causes of inflation makes for painful viewing
Arvind Kejriwal’s 31 October “exposé" on the causes of inflation made for painful viewing, and not just because of his general air of gormlessness or its interminable length. Here was a former income-tax officer and someone who has taken it upon himself to rid the country of corruption, making one statement after another that betrayed a shocking ignorance of even the basics of how an economy functions.
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