Anantha Nageswaran appointed non-permanent member of PM's EAC
Nageswaran, dean of IFMR Graduate School of Business, Krea University, would serve as a non-permanent member of the Council, a university press release said here on Saturday.
Govt reconstitutes EAC-PM under Bibek Debroy
Apart from these two full-time members, the EAC-PM will have two part-time members as against th...
EAC-PM rejects Arvind Subramanian's claim on over-estimation of GDP
The EAC-PM asserted that India's GDP estimation methodology is on par wit...
Economic Survey a blue print for growth and jobs over next 5 years: EAC-PM Chairman Bibek Debroy
Debroy further said the EAC-PM welcomes the emphasis of the Survey on fiscal consolidation, fiscal discipline and investments.
EAC-PM rejects Subramanian's GDP claim, accuses him of cherry-picking data
The Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM) on Wednesday rejected the claims of former CEA Arvind Subramanian regarding ove...
PM Modi's Economic Advisory Council refutes ex-CEA's claim on GDP nos
EAC says Subramanian relied more on private agencies while raising doubts over CSO data.
Economic Advisory Council too trashes former CEA's claims on growth
Plans point-by-point rebuttal, says base year of income calculations had been shifted to 2011-12 in line with recommendations of several committees.
SC suspends environmental clearance to Mopa airport, asks EAC to revisit decision
It said that a glaring deficiency which emerges from the EIA report is its failure to notice the existence of Ecologically Sensitive Zones of Western Ghats within a buffer distance of 10 km of the project site.
Eminent economist Surjit Bhalla resigns from EAC-PM
"I resigned as part-time member of PMEAC on December 1," Bhalla said on social networking site Twitter.
Hope for oesophageal cancer: Newly identified drug can send signals inside cells
Only 20 per cent of patients diagnosed with oesophageal adenocarcinoma survive for 5 years.
India lacks good economic, jobs data due to informal economy: Bibek Debroy
Debroy said it is difficult to draw an inference from data gathered from the enterprises as very few individuals in India work under an employee-employee kind of relationship.
PM economic advisory panel advise against deviating from fiscal consolidation
The Council, however, observed that there must be a continued emphasis on social sector interventions.
Growth to remain in 7-7.5% range in next few years: PM advisory panel
The growth rate can be easily increased by 1 per cent by addressing structural problems through reforms, the council observed during its meeting Friday.
Tax compliance improved after demonetisation: EAC-PM member Shamika Ravi
Ravi, also a senior fellow at Brookings India, further said that there is a need for more tax rationalisation to reduce the compliance burden.
Macro economic instability was highest under UPA government: EAC-PM
The report has been released on the website of the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MOSPI).
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