ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Beyond Aporetic Official Claims

State of the West Bengal Economy

The problems with the Central Statistics Office’s gross domestic product estimates based on the new series with 2011–12 base year are well known by now. In this context, the controversial gross state domestic product estimates rolled out by the Department of Planning, Statistics and Programme Monitoring, Government of West Bengal are analysed and the veracity of the assertions made by the state’s finance minister in his 2018 budget statement is examined.



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Updated On : 25th Jan, 2019

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