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the problems associated with land acquisition and the multiplicity of vested interests. which then compels a search for commensurate and possibly “infeasible” solutions,the question should be canthe problem be “shrunk” to contextually implementable pieces Can a sequence of steps be scripted to implement these pieces step by step What enablers need to beput in place to scale up these early successes And how can these “bright spots” be leveraged to alter the negative narrative Such questions would turn the focus towards “small” solutions To embed the practical value of this approach consider the issue of administrative reform Everyone recognises this is a critical requirement and the sinequa non for improving our ranking in the ease of doing business index For such improvement requires the simplification and coordination of procedures and approvals and the perforation of the current siloed structure of decision-making The recommendations of the Administrative Reforms Commission are however on the back burner because of the resistance of vested interests The Switch model would posit that instead of looking to solve this problem through a wholesale overhaul the government should lower the bar of success and design and execute a first step Further it should create the enabling environment for further such steps The repeal of the clause in the Prevention of Corruption Act that exposes a bureaucrat to the charge of corruption if he is deemed to have taken a decision of benefit to a private party and by doing so removing the sword of Damocles of the CBI CVC and CAG that currently hangs over their heads would energise the civil servants and “engineer” the hope for further next steps In a similar vein the unclogging of a few of the viable projects still entangled in the web of procedures and approvals may not represent a systemic improvement in the investor climate but it could be signalled as a first step towards that objective Such a step would also have a positive impact on the public narrative “A long journey starts with a single step” is a familiar cliché This does not mean we should not endeavour to leapfrog But if such a jump is physically difficult it makes sense to move forward slowly The current negative public sentiment towards public authority is because expectations have been dashed To change this sentiment the government may be better off defining what can be done quickly and well and leveraging these “bright spots” to shape public opinion The writer is the chairman of Brookings India and senior fellow Brookings Institution For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related News roaring at every punch landed by Ward and chanting his nickname. with a right hand that made Kovalev’s right leg wobble and signaled the beginning of the end to the bout. gain trade and economic dominance.

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