Skill Development in India: Challenges and Opportunities

Introduction The Indian economy grew at an advanced rate of 7.6 per- cent year in the quarter January – March 2016, thereby making it a fastest economy to grow. India’s demographic profile is helping the country to aim for an accelerated economic growth. India is expecting a huge growth in the labour market by having 64.8 percent of the population as the working population. It … Continue reading Skill Development in India: Challenges and Opportunities

Flashback 2017: Indian economy grapples with GST, sluggish investments

Flashback 2017: Indian economy grapples with GST, sluggish investments By Aman Malik and Keshav Sunkara The Indian economy had to weather the impact of a double whammy of sorts in 2017. Even as it tried to cope with the demonetisation shocker of November 2016, the government’s decision to roll out the Goods and Services Tax from July crippled it even further, primarily due to faulty implementation of the … Continue reading Flashback 2017: Indian economy grapples with GST, sluggish investments