It's time to assess the very real impact of technology's advances on those who will lose their jobs today as the "jobs of tomorrow" are created.
For Meera Kumar's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:
Our challenge, as individuals in this era of discontent, is to ensure that amid the madness, our own sanity endures.
In this time of fear, people are willing to give up their power to the strongman. But the forces they are seeking protection from are far beyond the abilities of one person to control.
It remains to be seen what changes India's most dynamic leader in years can bring about in a country too often wedded to the past.
As Asia's economic growth continues to drive the global economy, it is time for the Asian Development bank to bid farewell to systems that enable development money to flow without regard to results and impact.