January 31, 2018
Ten Things I Learnt From The Economic Survey
The Economic Survey of 2017-18 was presented recently by Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian, who said that he learnt 10 new things while preparing this 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.
January 29, 2018
Lost miracle: How India wasted an opportunity to add $200 billion to its economy
The three stars— a ruling party’s Parliament majority, development agenda and low oil prices— may never align again, that is the biggest takeaway from Economic Survey 2018.
December 13, 2017
When Statistics Obfuscate Meaning
The article highlights the importance of reading between the numbers to understand the real picture, whether it is GDP growth or inflation
November 13, 2017
Impact of Demonitisation on India's Small Businesses
Effects of the cash ban on Indian businesses.
October 06, 2017
Modi Defends the Economic Slowdown
Modi defends his government’s management of the economy and pledges to reverse a downturn in economic growth
October 05, 2017
Waiting for Godot? What Are States Doing to Drive Growth?
The article stresses on the need for states to push the envelope to help accelerate India's growth rate
September 19, 2017
Seductive Economics: The Theory That 2017 Is Like 2002
Comparison of 2002 Indian economy to that of the present.
September 14, 2017
India's Growth Slowdown: Praveen Chakravarty in Conversation with Sajjid Chinoy and Ajit Ranade
BloombergQuint brought together Sajjid Chinoy, chief economist at JPMorgan India, Praveen Chakravarty, visiting senior fellow at the IDFC Institute and Ajit Ranade, chief economist of the Aditya Birla Group to debate India’s growth slowdown....
September 04, 2017
When economists look to the sky
Economists are increasingly turning to data from satellite images to estimate economic activity