Darjeeling green, white teas get GI backing
Teas sold as Darjeeling white and green teas without GI will not be considered authentic
Economic Survey 2019: Of Gods, Gandhi, myths & ‘mental models’
Survey emphasises social, cultural and religious norms for changing behaviour.
RBI might slightly cut interest rate: Kaushik Basu
The central bank should be left alone with complete autonomy, he added.
Ex-CEA Kaushik Basu says slowing GDP growth cause for concern
The economy grew at 7.1% in July-September, the lowest in three quarters, accor...
London School of Economics (MSc, PhD)
Rupee is still overvalued, right level Rs 70 to 71: Kaushik Basu
"Barring the correction over the past few months, the rupee has been appreciating."
Kaushik Basu, S Jaishankar to speak on India's economic future at different events
From foreign policy to philanthropy, the topics of conversation will be far ranging.
Government, RBI like husband & wife, says Manmohan Singh
There will be hiccups, but ultimately they must be harmonised in a manner that the two great institutions can work in harmony,” Singh said.
Demonetisation had little to do with corruption: Kaushik Basu
Basu said that demonetisation had very little to do with corruption and it is the poorer people and the informal sector which has been hit very adversely by the move.
Downturn in India's growth 'very worrying': Kaushik Basu
India's GDP growth dropped to a three-year low of 5.7 per cent during April-June as manufacturing dipped and impact of the demonetisation lingered on in the third quarter.
India's GDP should have been back at 9%, says Kaushik Basu
"Now with oil prices so low, the growth should have been back at over 9 per cent. This massive slowdown needs to be properly diagnosed," he added.
Kaushik Kaushik Basu takes over as IEA president
"Basu's leadership kicked off with the closing of IEA's 18th World Congress in Mexico, at which Basu spoke, along with Cornell's Ravi Kanbur," the Cornell University said in a statement.
Rupee opens 3 paise down at 68.91 against US dollar
The domestic unit on Monday skidded to its lowest in two weeks, falling 28 paise to end at 68.88.
GST good economics; demonetisation is not: Kaushik Basu
"GST was good economics; the demonetization is not. Its economics is complex and the collateral damage is likely to far outstrip the benefits."
UBI scheme should have a cut off income: Kaushik Basu
"UBI is a powerful idea whose time, even if not ripe for implementation, is ripe for serious discussion," the Economic Survey had said.
Central bank should enjoy autonomy: Kaushik Basu
Basu said, "In general it is extremely important that central bank has autonomy. It aims to institutionalise decision making on interest and inflation."
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