Saving Lives and Livelihoods 01 Amidst a Once-in-a-Century Crisis: Chapter I, Economic Survey 2020-21

During the unlock phase, demand-side measures have been announced in a calibrated manner. A public investment programme centred around the National Infrastructure Pipeline is likely to accelerate th...

Institution: Ministry of Finance, Government of India

Section: Speeches

by Ministry of Finance | On 29 Jan 2021

Budget Speech of Kerala Finance Minister 2021-22

Kerala Budget presented by the Finance Minister.

Institution: Government of Kerala

Section: General

by T.M. Thomas Issac | On 15 Jan 2021

Longitudinal Ageing Study in India (LASI): An Investigation of Health, Economic, and Social Well-being of India’s Growing Elderly Population

The LASI pilot sought information on households and older individuals in the respective households. The analysis of LASI pilot data revealed insightful evidence on reported and measured health status...

Institution: International Institute for Population Sciences

Section: Reports

by Arokiasamy Perianayagam | On 06 Jan 2021

Redressing Violence Against Women in COVID 19: Experience of Hospital-based Centres in Mumbai, India

The pandemic has brought a sharp focus on the issue of domestic violence. Over the last few months while COVID 19 has in general led to deaths and disruption of lives, it has, in particular, been an e...

Institution: Centre for Enquiry into Health and Allied Themes (CEHAT)

Section: Reports

by Sangeeta Rege | On 01 Nov 2020


During health crises, like COVID-19, individuals are inundated with messages promoting health- preserving behavior. Does additional light-touch messaging by a credible individual change behavior? Do t...

Institution: National Bureau of Economic Research

Section: Working Papers

by Abhijit Banerjee | On 01 Jul 2020

Estimation of Effective Reproduction Numbers for COVID-19 using Real-Time Bayesian Method for India and its States

This study assesses the impact of nation-wide lockdown in slowing down the spread of the COVID-19 at the national and state level. An attempt has also been made to examine the important state-level...

Institution: International Institute for Population Sciences

Section: Reports

by Rishabh Tyagi | On 20 May 2020

Is Delhi enjoying Better Air Quality? A Note on the Effect of COVID-19 Lockdown on Air Pollution

The global spread of COVID-19 has restricted the anthropogenic activities across the world. This has led to some unexpected alterations in the environment. As industries, transport networks, and b...

Institution: International Institute for Population Sciences

Section: Reports

by Ankit Sikarwar | On 14 May 2020

COVID-19: Global Diagnosis and Future Policy Perspective

The macroeconomic policy responses to COVID-19 pandemic and the impact of the pandemic on economic growth, and the level of consumption are analysed. The COVID-19 crisis is a dual crisis - public hea...

Institution: National Institute of Public Finance and Policy

Section: Working Papers

by Divy Rangan | On 05 May 2020

On Issues With Covid19 Data And Why Kerala Stands Out In India

Quality of data released by Government having high COVID 19 numbers was analyzed. Parameters considered are timeliness of the publication of daily reports, accessibility of reports, sufficiency of t...

Institution: International Institute for Population Sciences

Section: Reports

by Viraj Mahesh Vibhute | On 29 Apr 2020

Assessing the Impact of Complete Lockdown on COVID-19 Infections in India and its Burden on Public Health Facilities

The COVID-19 has emerged as a global public health concern due to a large-scale community-based outbreak across countries. The number of confirmed cases has also increased in India in the past few w...

Institution: International Institute for Population Sciences

Section: Reports

by Laxmi Kant Dwivedi | On 25 Apr 2020