ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Budget 2020-21

The 2020–21 Union Budget was expected to provide a strong fiscal stimulus to revive faltering economic growth. Those expectations have been belied. The revenue projections, though still overly....

Every year, the union budget raises expectations on the changes in tax policies as it has a direct impact on the disposable incomes of households. However, after the implementation of the goods and....

The timing for the presentation of the union budget for India’s Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman was not an enviable one by any stretch of imagination. Not being a party to the high level pre....

The World Economic Outlook (WEO) 2020 released by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has reduced India’s growth forecast to 4.8%, a reduction of 1.3% within three months. The WEO also indicated....

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, in her second budget speech, mentioned a 16-point action plan for agriculture sector to ensure sustainable agricultural practice and adoption of modern....

Metaphorically speaking, going through the Union Budget 2020–21 is like reading Gabriel García Márquez’s 1985 classic novel Love in the Time of Cholera, where optimism is seen to coexist with physical....

The Union Budget of 2020–21 was presented against the backdrop of growing concerns about India’s ability to maintain its position as a meaningful participant in the process of global integration. In....