ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Articles By Salman Khalid

Pakistan's Power Politics

There is hardly any government meeting in Islamabad these days in which the debilitating energy crisis in which the country is engulfed is not discussed. Almost invariably, however, the problem is treated as one of governance - the government failing to meet its obligations to investors who are left with no choice but to stop producing electricity. This article shows how the actual problem lies in the privatisation policy under which the energy sector now operates.