Why India must remain vocal for global
Embracing economic isolation at this point will be a strategic mistake. India must seize global opportunities
A confident India, which is already a lower middle-income country, and which needs to avoid the middle-income trap, should not be afraid to engage with the world
MUMBAI : There is a whiff of protectionism in the air. The unprecedented economic dislocation across the world as a result of the coronavirus pandemic has resurrected demands that countries should cut down their interactions with the rest of the world. It would be a strategic mistake for India to accept such a course of action, just when it has rediscovered its ancient roots as a trading nation.