How to define a farmer

At the heart of recent debates around agricultural laws are the nature of state intervention in agriculture and the effectiveness of the pro-market reforms that are being pushed. Farmers' unions demand the removal of agricultural laws, but…

Nepal’s debt sustainability

Last year, economic activities in Nepal remained at their lowest level in decades: the growth rate in 2020 was negative at 1.9%. Some economic sectors are still in shock. The tourism and entertainment industries (major contributors to the…