Indian arbitration is on a slow road to death, like much around us. As we struggle to grasp the enormity of the unfolding human tragedy, there is no mind-space, even to spare a thought to the monetary calamity set to befall us. The economy will require many measures for its revival in the time to come. Boosting arbitration should certainly be one of them. It is still not too late. The government must course-correct and do so with immediate effect.