February 24, 2016
‘Pikettymania’ Arrives in India
Vivek Dehejia's article, "A wrong priority for India" quoted in CIGI article by Keven Carmichael on the inequality debate in India
February 12, 2016
Excerpts from book by Mohan Lakhera 'Economic Growth in Developing Countries'
Mohan Lakhera writes that "Growth paths differ radically across countries, depending on the pace and the pattern of their individual structural transformations."
November 30, 2015
Do Indian Voters Really Care for Economic Growth?
The evidence is mixed on whether the country's electorate rewards parties that deliver high economic growth.
November 26, 2015
How Lower Oil Prices Impacted the Indian Economy
Sajjid Chinoy writes in Business Standard: "In all the discussion about India's growth performance and prospects, the elephant in the room is barely discussed."
October 19, 2015
Paul Romer on Growth: Speeding-up and Missed Opportunities
Romer writes a blog series on the 25th anniversary of the publication of his paper "Endogenous Technological Change, JPE (1990)."
September 26, 2015
The Mystery of the Indian Economic Recovery
The three issues that can be thought about as smoking guns that have created a smokescreen which obfuscates the true state of the Indian economy.
September 07, 2015
"This is the best year for the govt to set the house in order"
IDFC Chief Economist Indranil Pan pegs GDP rise at 7.7 percent for the current fiscal: Forbes
August 02, 2015
A Year of Economics Express
An economic perspective of nearly everything
April 28, 2014
The missing economic model?
IDFC Institute CEO Reuben Abraham and Visiting Fellow Mudit Kapoor write in Mint: "The story of poverty reduction in Andhra Pradesh is about two chief ministers with vision and execution skills."...