Pranab Bardhan, the University of California professor of economics at Berkeley, has a good piece in today’s Indian Express.
The Narendra Modi regime, he says, has perpetrated two grand hoaxes on the Indian people: the promise of jobs, and demonetisation.
Yet, people think all the hardship is worth bearing for the greater cause of fighting corruption and punishing the dishonest-rich.
But does it answer another grand hoax: that this regime is somehow cleaner than the previous UPA regime?
Read the full article: The illusion, the reality check