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India’s GDP Contraction
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India’s GDP Contraction

The inevitable has transpired. The contraction in the gross domestic product (GDP) of India was anticipated. It was expected that there will be a big fall in the Indian economy in tune with the rest [Read More]

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Gig Economy
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Gig Economy

Gig economy refers to the market comprising of temporary, flexible jobs for individuals, freelancers etc. In the gig economy the organisations enter into a temporary contract for a short period of time with independent contracts. [Read More]

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The Precarious Shape of State Finances
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The Precarious Shape of State Finances

A few weeks ago, the Goods and Service Tax (GST) compensation dues to states for 2019-20 was released by the Central government. Due to economic slowdown, the compensation amount was more than the double of [Read More]

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Agriculture and the Pandemic
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Agriculture and the Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has incapacitated the entire world. The outbreak has created panic to such an extent that economic activities have almost come to a standstill. Different restrictions put in place in order to curb [Read More]

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Public Private Partnership
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Public Private Partnership

Public Private Partnership or PPP refers to a contract or agreement between the government and private company which is usually for a long period of time. PPP generally includes financing, designing, implementing and operating services [Read More]

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Ease of Doing Business
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Ease of Doing Business

The Ease of Doing Business report is released by World Bank’s private arm International Finance Corporation. According to the World Bank, the Ease of Doing Business rankings have influenced nations to carry out changes in their regulatory framework. [Read More]

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The Reality of Boycotting Chinese Products
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The Reality of Boycotting Chinese Products

In the present era of globalisation and open international trade, a nation is dependent on other nations for exchange of goods and raw materials. Indian economy adopted the LPG reforms during 1991 which led to [Read More]

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The Changing Government- RBI Relations
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The Changing Government- RBI Relations

The major roles of RBI include management of monetary policy, inflation targeting and supervising all other banks. The scope of work of RBI is such that it has certain level of effect on the fiscal and other policies of the government. [Read More]

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The Fall of Global Oil Prices
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The Fall of Global Oil Prices

The oil market has been witnessing a slump in demand due to global economic slowdown and the situation has been aggravated by the ongoing global pandemic. A reduction in demand and increasing supply has resulted in unprecedented reduction of oil prices at global level. [Read More]

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Cryptocurrency in Indian Economy
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Cryptocurrency in Indian Economy

Cryptocurrency is a form of virtual currency that uses digital mode for transactions. Bit coin a popular crypto currency was introduced in 2008 by Satoshi Nakamato. Crypto currencies have taken over number of economies across the world… [Read More]

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