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Asia’s Stumbling Giant

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India’s economy is slowing sharply, with GDP growth lagging well behind other major Asian economies in the second quarter of this year.  How can India achieve – and sustain – the Chinese-style rates of growth that Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised when he came to power? 

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