ECONOMIC ADVISORY COUNCIL
Govt must find ways to put money quickly in hands of people: Ashima Goyal
Ashima Goyal, eminent economist and Member of Prime Minister's Econ...
Panel in favour of India joining RCEP
A high-level advisory group has batted strongly for India joining the proposed RCEP agreement. The grou...
It’s time to revisit income tax rates: Bibek Debroy, Chairman PMEAC
This year we are around 5% and next year 6-6.5%, the PMEAC chairman said ...
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 three in the outgoing panel.
Economic Advisory Council defends India's economic growth
According to EAC-PM, it was on the basis of recommendations of several committees with that the government implemented the change from January, 2015.
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.
'Downturn' more appropriate word than 'recession': Bibek Debroy on state of economy
Chairman of the Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM), Bibek Debroy said on Friday that the country's real GDP growth is ...
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.
Government to give status of farmers to landless beekeepers
The committee was set up to identify ways of advancing beekeeping in India that can help in improving agricultural productivity, enhancing employment generation.
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...
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 with its global standards.
Go for reforms but watch out fiscal deficit, Economic Advisory Council tells govt ahead of budget
EAC-PM said govt should stick to its fiscal roadmap with continued emphasis on social sector interventions.
Government to conduct new survey on employment, says Bibek Debroy
The govt will conduct a new national sample survey on employment, said economic advisory council chief.
Economic Advisory Council discusses employment, growth
The statement further said Rathin Roy and Surjit Bhalla, both part time members of the council, presented an update on the Economy Track Monitor.
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.
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