'Downturn' more appropriate word than 'recession': Bibek Debroy on state of economy
Chairman of the Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Mi...
View: Beyond the facade of feel-good growth numbers lies a picture of gloom
Ex-CEA Subramanian had showed that between 2011-12 and 2016-17, I...
Economic Survey a blue print for growth and jobs over next 5 years: EAC-PM Chairman Bibek Debroy
Debroy further said the EAC-PM welcomes the ...
View: A ‘boring’ Budget spells continuity, stability
FM Sitharaman has adhered to continuity and signalled reforms in debt & corporate bond m...
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States should contribute in defence, railways, highway projects: Bibek Debroy
Debroy said state governments should contribute in funding for defence, national highways and rail projects.
View: Why Arvind Subramanian's GDP over-estimation argument is flawed
Subramanian made the dramatic claim that the real GDP in India grew between 3.5% and 5.5% during 2011-17.
Plans afoot to ‘right-size’ the Indian Railways
The Indian Railways will opt for a restructuring exercise to ensure better efficiency.
Economic Advisory Council defends India's economic growth
According to EAC-PM, it was on the basis of recommendations of several committees with that the government implemented the change from January, 2015.
Government to conduct new survey on employment, says Bibek Debroy
The govt will conduct a new national sample survey on employment, said economic advisory council chief.
India lacks good economic, jobs data due to informal economy: Bibek Debroy
Debroy said it is difficult to draw an inference from data gathered from the enterprises as very few individuals in India work under an employee-employee kind of relationship.
System needed to protect ‘bonafide’ bureaucrats: Bibek Debroy
Debroy has authored a chapter on corruption in soon to be released book Making of New India.
Go for reforms but watch out fiscal deficit, Economic Advisory Council tells govt ahead of budget
EAC-PM said govt should stick to its fiscal roadmap with continued emphasis on social sector interventions.
Coming: A revolution in devolution with a federal flavour
The present basket of centrally-sponsored schemes needs to be streamlined and integrated with Finance Commission suggestions.
How calendars went from featuring gorgeous women to being just purely functional
There are fewer calendars these days but the earlier ones helped fashion modern Indian visual culture.
Eminent economist Surjit Bhalla resigns from EAC-PM
"I resigned as part-time member of PMEAC on December 1," Bhalla said on social networking site Twitter.
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