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India Demonetizes Currency After 36 Years

India’s central bank, the Reserve Bank of India, came out with a surprise announcement today that it will withdraw all banknotes printed before 2005 at the end of March 31,…

The Frightening Gap Between Private & Government Run Schools

  The good and well documented news about primary education in India is that enrolment is almost 100% i.e. almost all children are in school; the bad news is that…

Inflation Below 10%, Seriously?

It might be difficult to believe that consumer price inflation (CPI) was below 10% in December, 2013 as claimed by the Government when it released the data on January 13, 2014.  …

Sticking Around Tougher Than Beating Congress Party

With elections approaching and the main political parties strategising on how to ensure victory, it would be interesting to step back and take a look at past elections and the…

World Bank Projects Economic Growth In India At Over 6% in 2014-15

Takeaways from the Global Economic Prospects (GEP) released by the World Bank.   In the Global Economic Prospects (GEP) released in January 2014, the World Bank has said that the…

Can AAP’s Ban Of FDI In Multi-Brand Retail In Delhi Affect Jobs ?

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has put his foot down and shut the doors on foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail in the nation’s capital.   The Aam Aadmi…

IndiaSpend Debates: Where Are The Jobs?

India is facing a jobs crisis: between 2004-05 and 2011 -12, 37 million people moved out of agriculture. And between 2011-12 and 2018-19, 12 million jobs will be added to…