Being Chief Economic Adviser: Potential lessons for the future CEA
The incumbent must support the government without spinning on its behalf and focus on immediate policy agendas without losing sight of longer term consequences.
Jul 25, 2018
Quasi-UBI: Rythu Bandhu can be the social & agri policy template
Replacing current farm schemes with a modified telangana-like UBI scheme would yield critical efficiency and income-boosting benefits
Jul 11, 2018
GST Report Card: Understanding the revenue performance of Goods and Services Tax
After one fiscal year into the implementation of the GST, it is worth asking how it has performed in terms of revenue generation, both for the country and for individual states.
Jun 20, 2018
Economic Survey 2017-18: Here are some of the long-term challenges confronting India
Budget 2018: The response to last year’s Economic Survey was overwhelming, humbling, and of course, burdening. According to behavioural economics, humans place greater welfare weights on avoiding loss than experiencing equi
Jan 30, 2018
Power must come under GST; Here is why, how and when
Unrebated taxes on power Will lead to increased costs and lower margins by 1-3% for several industries, eroding competitiveness and undermining Make-in-India
Dec 07, 2017
Recapitalisation success depends on future reforms: CEA Arvind Subramanian
Public-to-private lending has proved toxic. It may be better to have more private-to-private lending and private-to-public lending
Oct 26, 2017
GST enters critical lap even as it suffers from weaknesses
It must be accepted that the GST suffers from weaknesses largely related to the exemption of so many items from its scope: alcohol, petroleum, electricity, land and real estate, health and education.
Apr 04, 2017
Black money: Next frontier is to bring land and realty under GST
After the steps taken to reduce black cash and streamline election finance, the natural follow-up step is to clean up one of the biggest sources of black money—land and real estate.
Mar 03, 2017
Union Budget 2017: In Economic Survey, CEA Arvind Subramanian says India must broaden competition between states to span cities too
There is free flow of goods, people, and capital across India. Yet, income and health outcomes are not converging
Feb 01, 2017
CEA Arvind Subramanian unveils Delhi pollution fighter – the humble arhar dal
Growing arhar instead of paddy can help tackle pollution, increase yields and improve soil health
Nov 09, 2016
CEA Arvind Subramanian on understanding the latest GDP numbers
It is quite likely that the GVA numbers are signalling a real improvement in the economy
Sep 08, 2016
Column: What makes apparel sector a great job growth driver, find out here
These will offset the challenges apparel exporters face, from higher duties in major markets to domestic hurdles.
Jun 23, 2016
Column: Clearing the air on DBTL’s impact
The Rs 12,700-crore figure indicated potential savings, not the actual in FY15
Apr 02, 2016
Column: Resisting west’s carbon imperialism
The rich world’s move against fossil fuels is a disaster for India, and other poorer countries.
Nov 30, 2015
Pathetic! Lakhs of towels, bedsheets missing from Indian Railways AC coaches; affluent passengers to blame?
Call drop menace on Indian Railways network: New TRAI report shows all telcos except Reliance Jio fail test!
Bullet trains to be cleaned in just 7 minutes? What India is learning from Japan's Shinkansen trains
60 crore Indians hadn't seen a bank; now half of them have their own bank accounts: Arun Jaitley
Cashless India is not happening; here's why
Tighter-than-global norms hit lending: S Gurumurthy, Independent Director, RBI Board
Top bikes from EICMA 2018
EICMA 2018: Royal Enfield KX Concept unveiled: V-twin RE aimed at the Triumph Bonneville Bobber, Indian Scout Bobber!
India bound Kawasaki Z400 unveiled at EICMA 2018: KTM 390 Duke challenger explained in images
EICMA 2018: KTM 790 Adventure,Adventure R unveiled: Triumph Tiger Rivals from KTM!
Diwali celebrations in a completely new light? Havells says ‘why not?’
Govt vs RBI: Using reserves for current expenditure is a bad idea, says Arvind Virmani
PM Modi aims spot in top 50 in 'Ease of Doing Business' Index, to chair meet with India Inc on Monday
Samsung sets up 2019 innovation war with foldable smartphone
Chhattisgarh elections 2018: BJP, Congress repose faith in royal scions in Surguja
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