A favor da moção: Gurcharan Das, Mark Tully e Deepak Lal
Contra a moção: Danny Quah e Sir David Tang KBE
O debate será moderado por Edward Lucas.
Um artigo ontem de Gurcharan Das: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/Gurcharan-Das-Why-the-future-belongs-to-India/articleshow/4504408.cms
Gurcharan Das (born June 9, 1946) is an Indian author, consultant and public intellectual. He is a columnist for The Times of India and other newspapers. Currently he is a venture capitalist and a consultant to Industry and Indian government.
Sir Mark Tully, OBE (born 24 October 1935 in Calcutta) was the Chief of Bureau, BBC, New Delhi for 22 years. Schooled in England, he stayed mostly in India covering all major incidents in South Asia during his tenure. He was knighted in the 2002 New Year Honours. In 2005 he received the Padma Bhushan. His love for India is encapsulated in his books. His books have always portrayed India in a positive light.
Deepak Lal (born 1940 in Lahore) is the James S. Coleman Professor of International Development Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles.
Danny Quah, born July 26 1958 in Malaysia, is Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics and Political Science and is currently the Head of Department of Economics at the same school.
Sir David Tang, KBE (Born 2 August 1954), is a Hong Kong businessman and socialite best known as the founder of the Shanghai Tang chain.
E para não estar a abusar (lol..) do espaço, aqui vai do Financial Times de hoje, onde as eleições preenchem toda a página 9: