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A blueprint for India@100

The Budget nurtures short-term growth impulses by leaving more money in the hands of middle-class taxpayers and remains inclusive like…

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An economist’s Budget

All revenue numbers are conservative, 5.9% fiscal deficit for FY24 is a believable target. It’s best to under-promise and over-deliver…

A strong foundation for Green India

While Budget FY24 allocates significant amounts to green hydrogen and EV battery manufacturing, it could have have done more in…

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Flying on hope alone?

The Economic Survey seems too optimistic about the prospects in FY24. Not enough jobs and weak wages remain headwinds for…

Overly optimistic

The Economic Survey’s stress on fiscal prudence and capex-led growth is an important pointer to the Budget

Social-sector spends rise

The share of expenditure on health in the total expenditure on social services has increased to 26% in FY23 from…

Onshoring Indian innovation

Many entrenched issues in the Indian policy landscape are forcing ‘flipping’—startups founded by Indians, operating in India, but getting domiciled…

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The hybrid workspace

The work-from-home regime has ended, but employers may have to provide varied experiences for employees who now demand customised use…

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