Bibek Debroy

India can have USD 10000 per capita income by 2047: Bibek Debroy

India currently has per capita income of USD 2,000 and is categorised as a lower middle-income country.

published on : 31st August 2022

Indian economy can touch USD 20 trillion by 2047: Bibek Debroy 

According to him, India will also be among the high human development category countries by 2047.

published on : 30th August 2022

FIR against magazine over 'offending picture' of Shiva, Kali; economist Debroy quits as columnist

The magazine has offered its "sincere apologies" for publishing the picture and replaced it with another on its website.

published on : 5th August 2022

ThinkEdu 2022: Rituals are a reminder of restraint, says Bibek Debroy

For example, if somebody fasts on a Tuesday, there is nothing specifically sacrosanct about it. The ritual is only to remind them that one should be restrained in their diet, Debroy noted.

published on : 9th March 2022

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