March 13, 2019
IDFC Institute's Work on Regional Divergence is Quoted in ‘India Elects 2019’ series, a collaboration between Carnegie and the Hindustan Times
May 28, 2018
Inequality in India: How it Can be Seen from Outer Space
Are night lights on earth captured by satellites from outer space a good way to measure inequality?
December 04, 2017
Where is the Indian Economy Headed in the Medium Term
Praveen Chakravarty in conversation with Arvind Subramanian, Chief Economic Advisor, after the release of Q2 GDP Data.
October 17, 2017
What Can SEBI Learn From Thomas Piketty?
Income inequality in India through the MD-to-worker pay ratio in 20 companies; 15 from the private sector and 5 from the public sector.
September 11, 2017
The ‘3-3-3’ Puzzle and What To Do About It
The ‘3-3-3’ puzzle is nothing but a theory that the three richest states in India are three times as rich as the three poorest states.
April 10, 2017
Will the GST Increase Political Fragmentation?
Whether the GST has the potential to exacerbate the growing economic divergence in the country.
March 22, 2017
Income Divergence: Governance or Development Model?
Within most of the large states, the economic gap between richer and poorer districts is widening, not narrowing.
March 14, 2017
A More Perfect Union
The increasing disparity in economic divergence among the states of India, drawing parallels with the situation in the antebellum US that had led to the US Civil War.
December 23, 2016
Praveen Chakravarty and Vivek Dehejia Cited in Entry Tax Case Judgement
Praveen Chakravarty and Vivek Dehejia's article on economic divergence between the rich and poor states in India cited in the Entry Tax Case judgement by Justice Bhanumathi...
October 04, 2016
The stark economic divergence between India's states makes a strong case for greater federalism
The article highlights the need for greater federalism since the priorities of poor states like Bihar or Madhya Pradesh will be vastly different from that of states like Tamil Nadu