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The tinkering’s in the right direction2017

In most countries the Budget is a non-event. There are no major changes as it follows from a pre-announced policy path. In India it...

A Low Key Budget

Although it appears fiscally prudent, the budget is primarily election-driven that offers little to hedge the harm happened to growth momentum and employment by...

What can the Defence Sector expect from 2017-18 Union Budget ?

The Union Budget 2017–18 that comes in the wake of the demonetisation drive will be keenly watched in the country. Amidst speculations of being...

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...

Taxing Capital Gains in India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi signalling the introduction of capital gains tax on equities has caused a tremble in the stock market. He puts forward...

Structural Reforms: What are they and how do you go about...

The microeconomist’s universal answer to all questions is demand and supply and the macroeconomist’s version is structural reforms. So goes the joke. Kaushik Basu,...

Central Banking and Monetary Policy: Independence versus Political Economy

“Despite many protestations to the contrary, the RBI, far from being the exclusive domain of experts and technocrats, is actually a site of politics.” In...