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  • Modi, Jaitley flaunt GDP data; economists look sceptical

    Modi, Jaitley flaunt GDP data; economists look sceptical

    Politics | March 01, 2017 21:41 IST

    The latest government data on GDP showing that demonetisation drive barely impacted India's economy has taken economists by surprise who look at the data sceptically. The government had yesterday pegged GDP growth at a higher-than-expected

  • Subramanian Swamy

    'I am an economist, how can Jaitley be better than me', asks Subramanian Swamy

    Politics | September 17, 2016 21:14 IST

    BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Saturday said that he will be a better finance minister than the incumbent Arun Jaitley. "I am an economist. He is a lawyer. How can he be better than me?"

  • jagdish bhagwati lauds narendra modi as people s pm

    Jagdish Bhagwati lauds Narendra Modi as people's PM

    India | January 14, 2015 9:36 IST

    New Delhi:  Lauding him “as people's Prime Minister”, noted economist Jagdish Bhagwati on Tuesday said Narendra Modi is committed to expeditious reforms and guessed that he will open FDI in multi-brand retail in a year.“Traditional

  • nobel winning economist backs rbi s anti inflation policy

    Nobel-winning economist backs RBI's anti-inflation policy

    November 06, 2014 7:12 IST

    Mumbai: Nobel laureate economist Finn Kydland has supported Reserve Bank Governor (RBI) Raghuram Rajan's strategy of fighting inflation through high interest rates and dismissed concerns of its impact on the growth."If inflation has been over

  • india needs more investments in human capital adb

    India needs more investments in human capital: ADB

    September 13, 2014 7:46 IST

    Singapore: India is ranked 14th out of 24 countries in the Creative Productivity Index (CPI), reflecting the need for further investments in physical infrastructure and human capital, says a joint report by the Asian Development

  • inflation mostly driven by primary articles report

    Inflation mostly driven by primary articles: Report

    March 02, 2014 16:24 IST

    Mumbai: Primary articles led by food itemshave the highest share in overall price index at a whopping35.7 per cent and are mainly responsible for high inflation,Care Ratings has said in a report.The manufactured items basket,

  • india needs a realistic pm not an economist says rajnath

    India needs a realistic PM, not an economist says, Rajnath Singh

    Politics | September 30, 2013 17:01 IST

    Kolkata: Saying that the country was passing through a deep economic crisis for the first time since Independence, BJP president Rajnath Singh today said that the country needed a ‘realistic' prime minister and not an

  • modi meets captains of industry in mumbai for 2 hours

    Modi meets captains of industry in Mumbai for 2 hours

    India | June 27, 2013 23:30 IST

    Mumbai, Jun 27: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi today held a closed-door meeting with the industry captains during his first visit to the city after he was made the head of BJP's Lok Sabha campaign

  • economists predict 4.8 gdp growth in quarter 4

    Economists predict 4.8% GDP growth in quarter 4

    May 27, 2013 17:11 IST

    New Delhi, May 27: Economists have forecast a sub-five per cent readings in the March quarter GDP, pulling down the overall economic expansion in FY13 to a decadal low of around five per cent.Credit Suisse

  • economist monti gets nod to form next italian govt

    Economist Monti Gets Nod To Form Next Italian Govt

    World | November 14, 2011 7:11 IST

    Rome, Nov 14: Italy's presidential palace says economist Mario Monti has agreed to try to form a new government as the nation tries to avoid financial disaster.  Palace officials announced Sunday night that the former