Why is neoliberalism a dirty word?8 min read . Updated: 26 Jun 2016, 12:04 AM IST
Inequalities in the West should not blind us to the record that neoliberal policies have had in raising growth and eradicating poverty
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has been naughty. In its flagship magazine Finance & Development, it boldly asked, “Neoliberalism: Oversold?", and did everything but discuss that. What it did do was hand a gift to partisans who now have an IMF-certified stick to beat anyone who supports the mainstream economic consensus of the past three decades.
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