A Gandhian economist ahead of his time
Kumarappa was a close associate of Gandhiji and a firm believer in the theory the village must be made the focus of economic planning. Aware of …
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
आर्थिक सर्वेक्षण: देश में घट रही है प्रजनन दर, जनसंख्या वृद्धि दर में होगी गिरावट
आर्थिक सर्वेक्षण में कहा गया है कि आने वाले सालों नौ राज्यों में प्रतिस्थापन दर के मुकाबले प्रजनन दर कम हो जाएगी
Need to integrate human ecology and nature
Green Futures -- Agenda for the 21st Century Sara Parkin Publisher: Fount Paperbacks, Harper Collins, London Price: £ 2.99
In 1999, Spencer Abraham tried to close down the US department of energy. Thanks to George W Bush, he now heads it
The new urban dream
Sweden is successfully moving towards self-sustaining cities where long-term ecological gains rank higher than short-term economics.
Simply Put: The zero emission Indian economy
Analysis of Union Budget since 1947
As countdown to the Union Budget 2017-18 has already begun, Down To Earth looks back at the history of budget presentations and how they …
‘Centre using finance commission to promote its flagship programmes’
Centre is urging Finance Commission to finalise tax-devolution formula keeping in mind the national development programme
Sustainable agriculture can be key to reducing youth migration in Africa
Agriculture is Africa’s largest employer and a possible solution to its migration problem
Surgical strikes for fetching jobs
Like terrorism, jobless growth continues in India irrespective of who is in power. To tackle it, we need not cross borders
Cost of ecological balance
ENVIRONMENT AND ECONOMICSAN INDIAN PERSPECTIVE· Edited by Rabindra N Bhattacharya·Oxford· New Delhi·Rs 550
...production techniques could go a long way in creating a pollution-free milieu as the final aim would be to achieve a no-waste company discipline
Global economy to grow slightly in 2016: World Bank
Global economic activity will see 2.9 per cent growth this year as per a report, slightly higher than 2.4 per cent in 2015
In the red
The Union Budget fails to make any provisions for protecting the environment.
Nothing to smile about!
Yashwant Sinha pleases the industry by playing a rude joke on the environment
Regional Trade Agreements dividing north-south trade?
भारत के ग्रामीणों की आमदनी घटने से थमी दुनिया की आर्थिक रफ्तार: आईएमएफ
अंतरराष्ट्रीय मुद्रा कोष (आईएमएफ) ने कहा है कि उसने भारत की आर्थिक वृद्धि दर में गिरावट के चलते वैश्विक आर्थिक वृद्धि में कमी का ...
Does poverty trigger extremism?
Two recent developments could precipitate a global debate on whether poverty triggers extremism
Researchers in the US have developed a highly efficient paper recycling process