Economy

Demonetisation

Bharat’s Demonetisation – A Review

8th November, 2017 marked completion of one year when the Indian government announced demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes. These banned notes of Rs 500 and Rs…



Acche Din

Glimpses of Acche Din at the End of the Tunnel in 2019

Bharat’s economy is now getting into vicious cycle of delayed and stalled mega projects- NPA-led dip in bank profitability- weaker bank balance sheets- decline in incremental bank credit. Cost escalation…



Economic Legacy of Congress

Legacy of the Past: A Complex Economic Puzzle

I partly differ with Mr. P. Chidambaram’s views in his article – ‘Across the aisle: Clueless in New Delhi’, written in The Indian Express on 17th September, 2017. The credit…


black money Demonetisation

Is Demonetisation a Success or a Failure?

One thing the Demonetisation (DM) announced by PM on 8 November 2016 has done – it has made a large number of people pretend to be economists and experts. Political opposition has been vociferous from Day…



BJP's support base Traders

BJP taking on its support base?

One less talked about thing about GST is that @narendramodi has taken on traders, said to be BJP support base, who want to evade taxes. — HindolSengupta (@HindolSengupta) July 3,…



Logistics

Logistics- Bharat’s Road to Prosperity

Bharat’s road network of 33 lakh KMs is the second largest in the world. National highways constitute just 1.7% of the total road network but carry about 40% of the…