Alongside building power plants, roads and ports, India should focus on skilling its HR

Around the time the East Asian Tigers (Singapore, Hong Kong, South Korea and Taiwan) took off in the 1960s, public investment rose rapidly in two thrust areas: physical infrastructure creation to smoothen capacity and logistical challenges, and a massive effort to skill and educate the working population.As India tries to kick-start rapid and sustained economic growth, our focus seems to be more o...