Recommendation is backed by fact that schemes floated to help sector have not been implemented properly
Economic Survey 2019-20: A radical deregulation agenda of poor economics and poorer economic history
Budget 2020-21: Climate Change must be mainstreamed
Cess excess: How India’s states remain deprived of what revenue Centre collects
Budget 2020-21: Will Sitharaman keep aside Rs 1.10 lakh crore to revamp India's discoms
Sitharaman may provide support for Ujjwala beneficiaries for buying refill gas cylinders
How India remains poor: ‘It will take 7 generations for India’s poor to reach mean income’
World Economic Forum’s latest report says social inequality negates gains from high economic growth
India’s declining rural income pulls downs global economic growth: IMF
International Monetary Fund says downgrade of global economy due to India’s dipping growth rates
How India remains poor: Has poverty become ‘hereditary’
Millions of Indian households transfer poverty to the next generation, making poverty eradication nearly impossible
How India remains poor: As many as 22 states have become poorer
Latest NITI Aayog counts no state as ‘achiever’; overall performance of most ‘performing’, ‘laggard’ states towards cutting poverty dipped
Look back at the decade: Unemployment
Outtake from the second decade of the new millemium: India desperately needs to avail jobs for its ever increasing ...
Look back at the decade: Geopolitics
At the end of the second decade of the millenium no one knows how human activity would affect its ...
Look back at the decade: Globalisation
A series to highlight crucial points in the second decade of the new millenium: Here's looking at how ultra-localism started to replace ...
Being darker makes being a migrant much harder
Migrants from 'developed' economies enjoy more clout
World economy is slowing down, UNCTAD’s new statistics say
Consistency seen across a range of indicators, according to UNCTAD’s chief statistician
India has one of the highest unemployment rates in women
There is a 52 percentage point difference in the employment rates of men and women in India
Mortality rates in working Americans on the rise
Women and adults without diploma the worst hit
India failed to benefit from free trade agreements with Asean: Report
The report, prepared by PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry, said India’s trade had increased since it entered into ...
Global supply chains major user of child labour: UN report
Asian region has highest child labour in global supply chains
Who benefits most from US-China trade war: Chinese ‘province’ Taiwan
American consumers pay more now; imports from others significantly up; no gains for US Inc: UNCTAD report
India not to be part of Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership
Concerns not addressed: India; 15 other countries to sign agreement in 2020;
Commonwealth finance ministers mull over how to tax tech MNCs
The growing digitalisation of trade in services is affecting the collection of tax and adding to the burden of ...
Goats, sheep drive India’s livestock numbers
The number of camels, pigs, donkeys, horses, mules, ponies and indigenous cattle breeds has drastically declined
Economics Nobel 2019: Why Banerjee, Duflo and Kremer won
Through the award, the Nobel committee recognised both the significance of development economics in the world today and the ...
Indian-origin economist in trio selected for 2019 Economics Nobel
Mumbai-born Abhijit Banerjee, wife Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer won the prize for their approach to fight global poverty
UN reports demands review of non-tariff measures to boost world trade
If implemented in the right trade, such measures can help in achieving sustainable development goals