Thursday, October 18, 2018

The Banking & Insolvency Code: A Watershed Moment in Financial Reform

We may hope to witness a finishing touch to India’s long and patchy transition from a state-centred socialism to a market economy by the...

NAM: Will it be a game changer in agricultural trading?

Stabilising food inflation has emerged as a major challenge for emerging economies, including India, in the past decade. During 2006 to 2014, India experienced...

Globalization – A Paradox?

Globalization is a historical process, the result of human innovation and technological progress. It refers to the integration of economies around the world through...

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...

Demonetisation, Budget and Expectations

The Central Government will present the budget for 2017–18 on February 1, 2017. The decision to present the budget a month in advance is...

When we stopped writing

A landmark was established in1860’s, it was when  the QWERTY keyboard was designed. However, it was an inefficient design- the order in which the...

Assessing Modi’s third budget

When India voted in the Narendra Modi government with a stable majority in the last election in 2014 it was widely expected to pave...

Tajikistan President visits India; gives big impetus to bilateral ties.

For the sixth time, the President of Tajikistan, Mr. Emomali Rahmon, paid a state visit to India — from 14 to 18 December this year. He...

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,...

Institutionalising the monetary policy committee

An abiding characteristic of Indian reforms is continuity. Large changes come in a series of digestible small steps. This may be one reason for...

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