January 31, 2018
Ten Things I Learnt From The Economic Survey
The Economic Survey of 2017-18 was presented recently by Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian, who said that he learnt 10 new things while preparing this survey.
January 29, 2018
Lost miracle: How India wasted an opportunity to add $200 billion to its economy
The three stars— a ruling party’s Parliament majority, development agenda and low oil prices— may never align again, that is the biggest takeaway from Economic Survey 2018.
January 29, 2018
The Myth of the Myth of ‘Jobless Growth’
We cannot say whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi has yet been successful in his promise to boost job creation in India.
October 05, 2017
Waiting for Godot? What Are States Doing to Drive Growth?
The article stresses on the need for states to push the envelope to help accelerate India's growth rate
September 19, 2017
Seductive Economics: The Theory That 2017 Is Like 2002
Comparison of 2002 Indian economy to that of the present.
August 17, 2017
India's Tax Reform
The GST Is an Important, Limited First Step
July 02, 2017
India’s ‘Simplified’ Tax Scheme is Anything but Simple
Twenty-nine states are now working under the same, centralised Goods and Services Tax, but most seem ill-prepared for the tidal wave of economic disorder it seems likely to bring
June 19, 2017
The Importance of Ease of Doing Business
Firms in India are smaller and less productive than they should be, and burdensome regulation is one important culprit.
April 04, 2017
The flip side of ‘one nation, one tax’
India is the only large country in the world that is experiencing subnational income divergence
March 27, 2017
Why Care About Inequality?
In the real world, accumulated inequalities of outcomes can, and do, become embedded in inequalities of opportunity and access.