Categories Indian Economy

Goods and Services Tax (GST)

India introduced the Goods and Services Tax (GST) on 1 July 2017 after a decade of preparation. Ideally, GST should reduce tax driving the market by enabling businesses to invest, reflecting...

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by Parthasarathi Shome | On 01 Oct 2017

Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement: Law and Politics

This working paper explores key issues in the new Land Acquisition Rehabilitation and Resettlement (LARR) Bill’s attempt at ‘balance’ within the larger political context of land acquisition in India....

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by Kondapi Srinivas | On 01 Jan 2013

Taming Food Inflation in India

High food inflation, which has averaged 10% during FY 2008-09 to December 2012, has been a major concern for policy makers in India. This is all the more important as an average household in India sti...

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by Ashok Gulati | On 01 Apr 2013

The Indian Economy since Independence

India's has been a unique path of economic development—internally decided in a democratic framework, constantly debated between different ideologies and interest groups, and increasingly engaging wi...

Category: Indian Economy

by Vinod Vyasulu | On 15 Aug 2007