If Mr Khan gets an IMF bail-out, it will be Pakistan’s 22nd.
Many, including Mr Khan, blame venal politicians for Pakistan’s problems.
The paranoid doctrine helps the armed forces commandeer resources.
Only sizzling rates of economic growth can guarantee Pakistanis a decent life, and that demands profound change in how the economy works, people are taught and welfare is conceived.
However, wholesale reform is beyond the reach of any one individual, including the prime minister.