November 01, 2019
Financial sector still recovering from ‘excesses of the past’: Niti Aayog VC Rajiv Kumar
Rajiv Kumar discusses the structural deficiencies in the financial sector and the need for a reduction in India's "regulatory cholesterol".
April 03, 2019
NITI Aayog 2.0 should be built on the idea of fiscal federalism
Rahul Gandhi wants to scrap the NITI Aayog and revert to the Planning Commission it replaced, but this is inadvisable
October 23, 2018
Centre for Civil Society: Policy Roundtable on Ease of Doing Business
Centre for Civil Society's concept note on Ease of Doing Business cites IDFC Institute's enterprise survey
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.
November 20, 2017
Big picture Modi on step to robust business reforms
Improving the business environment is often seen as an inclusive answer to growth challenges: a vibrant business ecosystem can attract investments to further fuel the economy, create wealth as a consequence, while redistribution in a well-designed ma...
October 04, 2017
Praveen Chakravarty in conversation with Rajiv Kumar, Chief of NITI Aayog on the economy
The article talks about the bad loan crisis, importance of coordination between the central bank and finance ministry and much more.
September 12, 2017
The Task of Job Creation and the Test for Task Forces
Depending on who is telling the story the perception about job creation is—jobs are not being created or more jobs need to be created.
August 31, 2017
IDFC Institute Electoral Work Mentioned in Article for 2-phase Lok Sabha Polls
IDFC Institute work was mentioned in a DNA article relating to NITI Aayog's proposal to start 2-phase Lok Sabha polls from 2024.
August 29, 2017
Press Release by NITI Aayog about the Ease of Doing Business Report's Methodology
The NITI Aayog-IDFC Institute Ease of Doing Business report shows that many of the actual experiences of enterprises are better than expert perceptions reported in past surveys.
August 28, 2017
The Ease of Doing Business Report
The Ease of Doing Business Report on the Enterprise Survey (jointly undertaken by NITI Aayog and IDFC Institute).