Bibek Debroy

Economist Bibek Debroy out, ministers in as NITI Aayog is shuffled

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday reconstituted the National Institution of Transforming India (NITI) Aayog by inducting a few Cabinet ministers.

published on : 7th June 2019

Shiva trilogy author Amish Tripathi hits out at colonial hangover in education system

He was in conversation with author and economist Bibek Debroy and senior journalist Kaveere Bamzai about whether lessons from our epics need to be in our curriculum. 

published on : 14th February 2019

Government will conduct new survey on employment to show job creation: Bibek Debroy

In the video, the EAC-PM chairman also pointed out that India does not have any robust statistical data on job creation after the year 2011-12.

published on : 2nd February 2019

Unrealistic to expect GST to settle down in less than 10 years: Bibek Debroy

Debroy said only seven countries in the world had actually implemented the GST system in its true form and only two countries, including India, had implemented a federal GST.

published on : 20th March 2018

India is in the grip of tax terrorism, says BJP leader Yashwant Sinha

Former finance minister and BJP leader Yashwant Sinha believes that India is in the grip of “tax terrorism”.

published on : 2nd December 2017

India must stick to fiscal consolidation, says Economic Advisory Council

The Council, which met for the first time today, has identified ten themes, including economic growth and job creations, that need attention.

published on : 11th October 2017

Bibek Debroy takes a dig at Yashwant Sinha, says economy suffering from "minor cold"

Niti Aayog member Bibek Debroy took a dig at former Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha's critique of the economy and said what Sinha called a "serious emergency" was actually a "minor cold".

published on : 28th September 2017