Commentary | 03 May 2011

When the flag follows trade

In this opinion piece from The Times of India, Indian columnist Ashok Malik and Lowy Institute program director Rory Medcalf argue that the Indian Government needs to coordinate its diplomacy with the expansion of its business interests around the globe. A key step will be to merge the external affairs and commerce ministries. This article is based on the two authors’ new Lowy Institute Analysis, India’s New World: Civil Society in the Making of Foreign Policy.The Times of India, 3 May 2011Rory Medcalf , Ashok Malik

  • Rory Medcalf
  • Ashok Malik

In this opinion piece from The Times of India, Indian columnist Ashok Malik and Lowy Institute program director Rory Medcalf argue that the Indian Government needs to coordinate its diplomacy with the expansion of its business interests around the globe. A key step will be to merge the external affairs and commerce ministries. This article is based on the two authors’ new Lowy Institute Analysis, India’s New World: Civil Society in the Making of Foreign Policy.The Times of India, 3 May 2011Rory Medcalf , Ashok Malik

  • Rory Medcalf
  • Ashok Malik