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P V Rajeev
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Indian economy today, growth rates & GDP estimates

The Indian Economy is slowing down. Growth rates have come down drastically as the new GDP estimates show. The reason for this to happen was primarily two: – demonetization and introduction of GST. The informal...

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Two Language Policy, debate continues

The language controversy keeps erupting every now and then in India. Initially, it was considered that it was the people in Tamil Nadu who were primarily opposed to the imposition of Hindi.Today the people of...

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Whither Indian politics?

Elections for five state assemblies have just been concluded. In UP and Uttarakhand, BJP got a clear majority. In Punjab, victory went to the Congress. Two other states did not give a clear cut mandate....

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Negative income tax

A system of taxation that has been almost universally accepted today in different countries of the world is the progressive income tax. When we say progressive it implies that the rate of taxation is higher...

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Are private schools better?

An issue that is violently debated is whether the private sector should play a role in health and education. What should this role be? Can the private sector totally replace the public sector in these...

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Was demonetization successful?

On November 8, 2016 it was announced by the PM that currency notes of Rs 1000 and Rs 500 denomination having a total value of over Rs 15 lakh crores will cease to be legal...

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Impact of Demonetization

A week back government came with the sudden announcement that Rs 1000 and Rs 500 notes will cease to be legal tender. The government also provided various alternatives for the public to convert their defunct...

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Aadhaar: Direct cash transfers

When the AADHAAR scheme was introduced by UPA the BJP was against it. Today the Prime Minister is a strong advocate of the scheme. The UPA Government had the foresight to visualize the benefits of...

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India: Politics Revisited

The great election battle of 2016 has been concluded and the people have given their verdict. Two lady chief ministers, Mamta and Amma have retained their positions. The Kerala Chief Minister has lost to his...

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India: State of the nation

India is considered to be the fastest growing large economy in the world. Then why are we still complaining about low growth rates in the economy. For India any growth rate above 7 per cent...

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Aging India

India has a young population. The demographics of the country are such that the number of young people in the population is high. At the same time the country has an aging population. The proportion...

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A price based transport policy vs odd-even policy of AAP

Air pollution levels in Delhi have reached alarming proportions. Something drastic has to be done to curb pollution emanating from automobiles. But is the odd-even policy of the AAP government in Delhi the best method...