February 11, 2020
Opinion | The story of entrepreneurship that our numbers seem to miss
December 02, 2019
GDP: How deep is the slowdown?
A closer look at the recent GDP data and core sector growth rates to highlight implications for government spending.
November 17, 2019
Moody’s and the mood of the economy
A comprehensive look at the various factors responsible for the present downturn, in the light of Moody's recent downgrade of India's outlook.
November 12, 2019
Opinion | There’s more that RBI needs to think about than just rate cuts
Given the economic slump, it should review whether its neutral real interest rate and inflation target need to be recalibrated.
October 29, 2019
Opinion | The relevance of an old debate to the economic scenario today
Niranjan Rajadhyaksha discusses the relevance of the insights from Sukhamoy Chakravarty’s paper titled "The Question Of Home Market And The Prospects of Indian Growth” in the context of India’s current economic scenario.
October 01, 2019
How Much of a Monetary Boost Will We See from the RBI?
In this article by Sushant Hede on Wire, Niranjan Rajadhyaksha's column on using Taylor rule for an appropriate repo rate is quoted in the context of examining the impact of rate cuts on the Indian economy....
September 06, 2019
The LIC card and two more tricks that can get our economy humming again
India is caught at the intersection of a promise of a $5 trillion economy and the reality of a slowdown, between hope and despair.
September 06, 2019
A key piece in India’s slowdown puzzle that has gone unnoticed
While the slump debate has focused mostly on monetary and fiscal policies, our monetary dynamics offer a crucial insight.
August 29, 2019
Fast Fact: How can India’s Population Prospects inform Public Policymaking?
Analysis of trends in the ratio of working to non-working population shows that this ratio is likely to be higher than 1 until 2085. Further, there is a declining trend in projections of children below the age of 5 years. Taken together this suggests...
August 14, 2019
The great growth story of China awaits a modern-age epilogue
With China in the midst of a profound change in its economic model, India needs to work out how to make the most of it.