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Dec 26, 2018
After a disappointing 2018, will Narendra Modi risk disapproval or court fringe elements as 2019 elections approach?Even to his admirers, 2018 will seem a bad year for Narendra Modi, and not only because it concluded badly for the BJP in the state elections.
Dec 09, 2018
GDP back series data row: Former CEA Arvind Subramanian calls for expert review to solve 'puzzle' of revised figuresSubramanian, who criticised demonetisation in his new book titled 'Of Counsel: The Challenges of the Modi-Jaitley Economy', was, however, evasive when asked if he was consulted in the decision-making process on note ban.
Nov 30, 2018
Arvind Subramanian plays a mirror trick on NDA's note ban, changes tone out of power to turn up heat but not his stanceArvind Subramanian is now in a Mark Antony act from Julius Caesar as he slams the government even as he seems to praise the "honourable men" who surrounded him
Nov 11, 2018
Eminent economist TN Srinivasan passes away; a 'guru' to many, never craved for recognition, say his admirersSrinivasan was Samuel C. Park, Junior Professor of Economics Emeritus and Professor Emeritus in International and Area Studies at Yale University
Aug 29, 2018
CEA recruitment row: Flexibility in required qualifications reveals rising redundancy of role; expect a lightweight to fill positionA 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
Aug 19, 2018
Bad loans issue: Raghuram Rajan called by Parliamentary panel to brief on mounting NPAsThe banking sector is grappling rising NPAs which touched Rs 8.99 trillion or 10.11 percent of the total advances at December-end 2017.
Jul 31, 2018
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.
Jul 13, 2018
CEA Arvind Subramanian bats for more private banks, fewer PSBs; says historians will assess demonetisationOutgoing CEA Arvind Subramanian believes a healthy system is one that houses more private lenders
Jun 25, 2018
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
Jun 21, 2018
Arvind Subramanian quits as CEA: The economic advisor who showed a mirror to the govt on economyOn demonetistaion, Subramanian was probably the only voice in the government who warned against its ill-effects on cash-intensive sectors