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kaushik basu

Book Review | An economist's cheeky jottings on bureaucracy's quirks, World Bank

He is a delightful raconteur whose diary straddles many walks of life

01 Aug 2021 1:03 AM

Dev 360 | India must learn from others, shed its hubris

Bangladesh has invested in strengthening its human capital, especially women, and this is paying off also in economic terms

19 Oct 2020 10:40 AM

Slowing GDP growth cause for concern: Kaushik Basu

The country's economy grew at 7.1 per cent in July-September, the lowest in three quarters.

24 Dec 2018 6:00 PM

Why some laws are obeyed, and some are almost ignored

The origins of law and the question of what law is and why people abide by it are matters that have long been debated.

24 Aug 2018 1:29 AM

UBI scheme should have a cut off income: Basu

Survey had estimated that a UBI that reduces poverty to 0.5 per cent would cost 4-5 per cent of GDP.

10 Feb 2017 3:12 PM


Demonetisation likely to fail, says Kaushik Basu

Former chief economic adviser says measure poorly designed, with scant attention paid to laws of market.

28 Nov 2016 1:08 PM