GST

GST

Galvanizing Simple Transparent Tax

GST was introduced in Bharat on 1st July, 2017 as a tax reform measure for unification of all indirect taxes across the country. The items that are kept outside the…


Abhijit Banerjee: Thank You, Prime Minister

When he came out of the meeting with the Prime Minister, Abhijit Banerjee made the following statement: “(Prime Minister) talked about his way of thinking about Bharat.  Which was quite…




GST

Will the State Polls be a Referendum On GST?

Post DeMo, BJP &  NDA won the UP elections resoundingly which was considered a vindication of Modi’s demonitization move and a vote against corruption. Close on the heels of demonitization…


Mersal

Mersal – Storm in a Tea Cup

The film ‘Mersal’ has created a real storm. Of late there is a kind of thinking and functioning that one can utter falsehoods / lies under the garb of free…


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…


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,…