July 10, 2019
Opinion | A close examination of Indian financial and business cycles
In this article, Niranjan Rajadhyaksha takes a closer look at financial and business cycles in India. He analyses the policy implications of India's 12-year financial cycle, compared to the typical 5-year business cycle....
July 08, 2019
Budget and the Elephant in the Room
In this New Indian Express article, Shankkar Aiyar examines the new budget and the need for efficient government expenditure to meet the goal of $5-trillion GDP for India.
July 08, 2019
Union Budget 2019: An attempt to address the economy’s stress points
In this article published by Ideas for India, Niranjan Rajadhyaksha looks at how the budget seeks to address some of the stress points in the Indian economy with a lot riding on the sanctity of the budget numbers....
July 02, 2019
Note to the FM: India needs a new fiscal policy framework
Such a structural revamp can help rectify the use of fiscal policy, which has been pro- rather than counter-cyclical too often.
July 01, 2019
Modi govt’s Swachh Bharat shows why switching to ‘mission mode’ is helping India
From funding flexibility to faster outcomes, government service delivery works better if it is implemented in mission mode and not as a programme.
June 30, 2019
This Budget, focus on water crisis
Can India aspire for high growth without addressing the water crisis?
June 28, 2019
National monetary authorities should wake up to the Libra challenge
With cryptocurrency here to stay, the big question for the authorities will be how to embrace this new means of exchange.
June 26, 2019
‘India Story’ Caught Between Qs & As
The ‘India Story’ is caught between questions and answers. Perception is challenged by the perils of slowdown.
June 19, 2019
Five policy reforms to jump-start growth
How can India put in place policy reforms to raise GDP growth without creating macroeconomic instability?
June 12, 2019
How India made its mark at the Bretton Woods Conference
In a real moment of multilateralism, the Bretton Woods conference was one where countries like India made their mark.