September 08, 2019
Rats, crabs, potholes and wasted taxes
In this article, Shankkar Aiyar writes on the quantum of taxpayer money wasted and the need for efficiency.
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 27, 2019
Opinion | It’s time for a direct tax regime that’s growth-focused and fair
A more efficient direct tax system can create space for a lower and less complicated GST that could boost economy activity.
August 25, 2019
For ‘Ease of Living’: Dismantle distrust
The promise and potential of transformation, though, requires the dismantling of the ideology of distrust.
August 22, 2019
Tracking India's economic slowdown: Get real, growth will follow; do not waste the crisis
This article discusses solutions, on the need to invest in governance and dismantle hurdles, in the context of the crisis facing the Indian economy.
August 20, 2019
Opinion | Is India headed for its worst growth recession in a decade?
It is risky at this juncture to bet merely on a natural recovery. Even so, using monetary policy is the best option right now
August 18, 2019
Fix real estate mess to house growth
This article examines the real estate industry which poses an economic and systemic risk—the buyer without an asset and the builder with an unfinished project.
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.
August 09, 2019
Lessons for Kashmir’s economic integration with the rest of India
It will be a slow process and the Centre may have to take the lead by increasing infrastructure investment to boost tourism.