Meghnad Desai Academy of Economics is back with another essay competition. This time, they’re asking you, dear reader, to think about the near future and write about what will happen in the first six months if Donald Trump is President.

At present, the anti-Trump sentiment is real. But support for him is growing with every primary. His rallies are brimming with people, and his promise to ‘Make America Great Again’ is resonating with huge factions. His stance on immigration, gender and terrorism have led critics and observers to call him a bigot. And several US natives have expressed a will to move out of the country if he wins.

But the question is, what do you think 6 months of Trump rule will do to the United States and the world? Submit your entries to to participate. The deadline is 21st April. First place winner takes away INR 5000 and second place winner gets INR 2500.

Apply now!

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