August 17, 2020
NEP 2020: Piety demands educated outcome plan
In this opinion editorial, Shankkar Aiyer discusses the cues that we can take from historical champions of education policy in India including M C Chagla and Daulat Singh Kothari....
August 14, 2020
The definitions of community and community data are too broad
In this piece for The Financial Express, Prakhar Misra and Sharmadha Srinivasan argue that the current framework for community data in the Non-Personal Data report needs rethinking as the definition is too broad to be practically implementable....
August 12, 2020
Questions that still hover around our monetary policy framework
The first MPC has ended its term and the inflation target has to be reset in April 2021. In this context, Niranjan Rajadhyaksha raises three questions about the road ahead for the Indian monetary policy framework....
August 09, 2020
US-China, Nixon to Trump: End of a delusion?
Nixon called it the Week that Changed the World. July 2020 makes it 49 years, nearly half a century, since the fertilisation of a delusive idea which rested on a parade of fallacies and follies.
August 07, 2020
Opinion | A development story with an epilogue yet to be written
Niranjan Rajadhyaksha writes in Mint about India's quest to structurally transform its economy....
August 07, 2020
Tackling Covid-19 through adaptive control: lessons from India
What's adaptive control? Dr. Vaidehi Tandel, Prof. Anup Malani, Luis Bettencourt, Satej Soman and Jonathan Gruber discuss a few lessons from India for tackling COVID-19....
July 30, 2020
Grants from Centre and States' Fiscal Marksmanship
We undertake a study of 28 states to establish the issues with their revenue budgets’ fiscal marksmanship.
July 29, 2020
Opinion | A century of education at the Bombay School of Economics
As Bombay School of Economics enters its centenary year, Niranjan Rajadhyaksha fondly reminisces and writes in LiveMint, about his alma mater, and how it has given the country some of the best of her Economists and shaped the country's economic thou...
July 22, 2020
Opinion | The return of workers to cities isn’t a sign of normalcy
In this article, Anup Malani and Vaidehi Tandel discuss the return of migrant workers from rural areas and its likely implications on the spread of COVID and the urban economy.
July 21, 2020
Opinion | Indian inflation and what the tea leaves have to say in a pandemic
Niranjan Rajadhyaksha discusses the case of Indian inflation—what explains its sharp spike when the pandemic struck and why in an economy expected to contract, it continues to be high.