Thursday, August 16, 2018

India’s Health and Safety Standards: Biggest Hindrance to MAKE IN INDIA...

India lacks a comprehensive legislative and regulatory framework to maintain health and safety standards at workplace. A safe, clean environment with healthy working conditions is...

Fiscal Stimulus or Fiscal Discipline?

The Union Budget 2017–18 is unique in many ways. It will be the first budget after the unprecedented demonetisation and will be presented on...

The Impact of Budget 2017–18 on Infrastructure

Image Source: Viking Reality Infrastructure Infrastructure development is considered a key benchmark for gauging the growth trajectory of a country. The allocation for infrastructure in...

Demonetisation: How to reduce costs and make it worthwhile

The current demonetisation will have a one-time effect and may, as part of other moves, discourage tax evasion, and speed up the shift to...

Are Government schemes improving the socio-economic situation in India?

Smt. Abola Bawri, resident of Raghavpur village, Purulia 1 block of Purulia district, West Bengal, lost her husband in an accident three years ago....

Demonetisation: A Positive Step towards a Less Cash Society

The Prime Minister announcing the withdrawal of the legal tender status of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes was conceived as a surgical strike...

Stress in the Banking Sector: Need for New Approaches

The lull in the Indian banking sector in the wake of the government’s demonetization move appears to be on its way out. And with...

Growth in India under NDA and UPA Governments: The Role of...

How well did the recent Indian governments manage the economy? In order to answer this question, several aspects of economic management, e.g., poverty reduction,...

Industries should respond positively to demonetisation

Ever since the  Government of India announced demonetization of Rs.500 and Rs.1000 notes, there have been heated debate and discussions all over India about...

What is Inclusive Growth? An Alternative Perspective

Ever since UNDP started advocating for ‘inclusive growth’, developing countries have set it as an avowed goal of their long-term strategies. However, there is...

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