August 30, 2020
One nation, one tax, one act of God
In his column for the New Indian Express, Shankkar Aiyar comments on the Indian government's discourse on the economic slowdown. He urges for addressing State's due compensations and highlights a few solutions that the central government can a...
August 25, 2020
Our corona crunch is quite unlike any other crisis in recent times
In Mint, Niranjan Rajadhyaksha compares the macroeconomic variables of India’s previous economic crises with the current shock. He argues that the COVID-19 crisis is different, and calls for developing a new policy response.
July 05, 2020
Fund brick and mortar to construct growth
In The New Indian Express, Shankkar Aiyar discusses the strategy for reviving the Indian economy. He suggests investments that will enable employment.
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.