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Economic Survey 2019 presents good overview, but should not be read as precursor to Sitharaman's maiden Budget
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Economic Survey 2019 presents good overview, but should not be read as precursor to Sitharaman's maiden Budget

The Economic Survey also takes a view that the NPA issue is behind us and hence banks can now lend.

Economic Survey 2018-19: Govt may further ease FDI norms to bridge current account deficit
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Economic Survey 2018-19: Govt may further ease FDI norms to bridge current account deficit

The government is expected to further ease the foreign direct investment (FDI) norms with a view to bridge the widening current account deficit (CAD), according to the Economic Survey 2018-19

Economic Survey 2018-19: Gross tax to GDP ratio dips to 10.9% in FY19 on shortfall in indirect tax revenues
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Economic Survey 2018-19: Gross tax to GDP ratio dips to 10.9% in FY19 on shortfall in indirect tax revenues

The gross tax to GDP ratio declined to 10.9 percent in 2018-19 as indirect tax revenues fell short of budget estimates by about 16 percent, due to shortfall in Goods and Services Tax (GST) mop up, the Economic Survey said

Economic Survey 2018-19: Sticking to fiscal deficit target important, says CEA KV Subramanian
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Economic Survey 2018-19: Sticking to fiscal deficit target important, says CEA KV Subramanian

Chief Economic Adviser KV Subramanian on Thursday stressed that the government should stick to the fiscal consolidation path or risk crowding out investment due to large public borrowings

Economic Survey 2019 lays out blueprint to achieve vision of $5 trillion economy: CEA Krishnamurthy Subramanian
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Economic Survey 2019 lays out blueprint to achieve vision of $5 trillion economy: CEA Krishnamurthy Subramanian

The Economic Survey 2018-19, tabled in Parliament, is the first for the new government, which came to power with an overwhelming mandate

Economic Survey 2019 to chart out reform road map of Narendra Modi 2.0 govt; direct tax collection likely to hit
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Economic Survey 2019 to chart out reform road map of Narendra Modi 2.0 govt; direct tax collection likely to hit

The Economic Survey prepared by Chief Economic Adviser Krishnamurthy Subramanian is likely to flag headwinds that the economy might face in its pursuit to become the world's fifth largest economy.

Firstpost Editor's picks: Heckling of Owaisi, Subramanian's overestimation of GDP, Hasan Minhaj in Volume 3 of Patriot Act; today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editor's picks: Heckling of Owaisi, Subramanian's overestimation of GDP, Hasan Minhaj in Volume 3 of Patriot Act; today's must-read stories

From heckling of Asaduddin Owaisi and non-BJP leaders, Arvind Subramanian's overestimation of GDP, to Hasan Minhaj in Volume 3 of Patriot Act — here are today's must-read stories

Arvind Subramanian's claim on overestimation of GDP is exotic research confined to shelf; CSO should focus on improving robustness of data
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Arvind Subramanian's claim on overestimation of GDP is exotic research confined to shelf; CSO should focus on improving robustness of data

It was expected that the EAC-PM would rebut the conclusions drawn by the former Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian

EAC-PM rejects Arvind Subramanian's claim on over-estimation of GDP, says services, agri sectors ignored in analysis
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EAC-PM rejects Arvind Subramanian's claim on over-estimation of GDP, says services, agri sectors ignored in analysis

The paper notes that Subramanian used 17 indicators to express his skepticism about the growth rates after 2011-12.

Union Budget 2019: Economic Survey serves as an annual report card on state of country's economy
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Union Budget 2019: Economic Survey serves as an annual report card on state of country's economy

The Economic Survey is an annual document which, reviews the developments in the economy over the previous 12 months.

Arvind Subramanian’s wisdom of hindsight on GDP numbers puts India in a tricky spot; tells us we were living an illusion
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Arvind Subramanian’s wisdom of hindsight on GDP numbers puts India in a tricky spot; tells us we were living an illusion

Often, India’s GDP growth pace has been compared with that of China, also the country’s status of being world’s fastest growing major economy.

CEA Krishnamurthy Subramanian says need to focus on meaningful employment; there is misinformation regarding jobs data
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CEA Krishnamurthy Subramanian says need to focus on meaningful employment; there is misinformation regarding jobs data

Subramanian said that the gross capital formation has now picked up adding that an effect of investment on growth is often felt with a lag

Subramanian vs Subramanian: The new CEA shouldn’t wait till he retires to speak his heart out on govt policy decisions
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Subramanian vs Subramanian: The new CEA shouldn’t wait till he retires to speak his heart out on govt policy decisions

Interestingly, the then CEA Arvind Subramanian never even once raised an alarm in public to caution the government.

Govt appoints ISB professor Krishnamurthy Subramanian as Chief Economic Adviser for a period of three years
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Govt appoints ISB professor Krishnamurthy Subramanian as Chief Economic Adviser for a period of three years

The post of CEA had been lying vacant since Arvind Subramanian left the finance ministry after a four-year stint earlier this year.

CEA recruitment row: Flexibility in required qualifications reveals rising redundancy of role; expect a lightweight to fill position
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CEA recruitment row: Flexibility in required qualifications reveals rising redundancy of role; expect a lightweight to fill position

A dispassionate view of the role and responsibilities of the CEA shows that the role of an economic advisor is increasingly becoming redundant with the creation of the PMO, PMEAC and now NITI Aayog

Government could name new chief economic advisor this week; but does the regime need a CEA?
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Government could name new chief economic advisor this week; but does the regime need a CEA?

The problem with advice on economics is that it's more of a recommendation, and while some ideas sound good they may not necessarily be politically feasible, more so in an election year.

India's NPA crisis: Arvind Subramanian is Raghuram Rajan in slow motion; offers diagnosis but no cure
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India's NPA crisis: Arvind Subramanian is Raghuram Rajan in slow motion; offers diagnosis but no cure

Arvind Subramanian speaks now of 'stigmatized capitalism' that stops the govt from reformist solutions to the NPA problem. In plain English, he means that no one is showing the courage to act fast and tough.

Right now, India has neither a chief statistician nor a chief economic advisor; should it worry us?
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Right now, India has neither a chief statistician nor a chief economic advisor; should it worry us?

: One can argue that institutions, and not individuals, are important. But, the absence of a chief statistician and a CEA will worry economists, especially in an election year

Arvind Subramanian quits as CEA; thanks his team and says he's committed to serving the country in future
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Arvind Subramanian quits as CEA; thanks his team and says he's committed to serving the country in future

Union Minister Arun Jaitley said that Arvind Subramanian will be leaving the ministry after nearly 4 years because of "pressing family commitments"

Arvind Subramanian quits as chief economic advisor: Full text of union minister Arun Jaitley's farewell note
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Arvind Subramanian quits as chief economic advisor: Full text of union minister Arun Jaitley's farewell note

Arvind Subramanian elevated the quality of analysis and the presentation of ideas for public deliberation in his four 'economic surveys', said Jaitley.