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US-India trade initiative

This working group will take a political-economic approach in its examination of US-India trade relations. It will begin by developing a shared understanding of existing formal and informal governmental relationships that drive current trade positions and negotiation, and will critically examine the political and economic incentives. It will then identify and consider potential agreements with mutual benefit and limited areas of disagreement that may be pursued to facilitate trust, as well as policy tools available to the United States and India.

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The South Asia Center serves as the Atlantic Council’s focal point for work on greater South Asia as well as its relations between these countries, the neighboring regions, Europe, and the United States.

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Tue, Mar 2, 2021

Akhtar quoted in Daily Times on Operation Swift Retort

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Defense Industry Defense Policy

Mon, Mar 1, 2021

Nawaz joins the American Muslim Institution to discuss the future of democracy in South Asia

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Bangladesh India

Wed, Feb 24, 2021

Varshney joins NDTV’s Reality Check to discuss Disha, Dissent, and Democracy

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Elections Human Rights

Wed, Feb 24, 2021

Varshney joins the Watson Institute’s Trending Globally to discuss India and the US in a Time of Democratic Erosion

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China Geopolitics & Energy Security

Wed, Feb 24, 2021

Varshney in The Indian Express: India’s democratic exceptionalism is now withering away. The impact is also external

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Human Rights India

Fri, Feb 19, 2021

Recovering from COVID-19: Can India’s 2021 Union Budget rise to the challenge?

The Indian government recently announced a new budget aimed at providing a major boost to healthcare and infrastructure development. Here's how Atlantic Council experts are assessing the budget.

New Atlanticist by South Asia Center

Economy & Business India

Thu, Feb 18, 2021

Chhibber writes on India’s Interventionist State

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Financial Regulation Fiscal and Structural Reform

Wed, Feb 17, 2021

Eight reasons why the United States should promote Kashmir peace talks now

The time is ripe for Kashmir peace talks, and the Biden administration, with Secretary Blinken at the helm of foreign affairs, can play a constructive role in bringing India to the table. Why should the United States promote the Kashmir peace process? What could it realistically do?

SouthAsiaSource by Yelena Biberman

Civil Society Human Rights

Wed, Feb 17, 2021

Nawaz to join American Muslim Institution to discuss the future of democracy in South Asia

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India Internet

Wed, Feb 17, 2021

Akhtar joins SIPRI to discuss Perceptions on nuclear challenges in South Asia’

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India Nuclear Deterrence