Planning Commission

When Galbraith & Friedman were in agreement

John Kenneth Galbraith was ideologically far removed from Milton Friedman. So if they both had similar views about India’s economic plans, there must have been something wrong

published on : 16th October 2021

Five-Year Plans and the myth of Harrod-Domar

Students learning economics and preparing for competitive tests have always been taught that the First Plan’s model was Harrod-Domar. But that may not be wholly correct

published on : 18th September 2021

No ego about reforms not working at first: Economic Advisor Sanjeev Sanyal at ThinkEdu Conclave

Sanyal sounded positive when he spoke about how well the economic reforms and COVID response strategies have been received by the states.

published on : 28th March 2021

NK Singh appointed chairman of 15th Finance Commission

The commission will review the current status of the finance, deficit, debt levels, cash balances and fiscal discipline efforts of the Union and the states.

published on : 27th November 2017

Government fund formula drives wedge between rich, poor

The report highlights the trend of increasing disparity in infrastructure levels and human development indicators since the Planning Commission was dismantled.

published on : 1st November 2017