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Ajay Shah

Ajay Shah writer is professor, NIPFP, Delhi

A Regime Of Fear
Tue, Nov 03, 2015

To reform tax policy, government must think about it more clearly.

Don’t cut corners on pension reform
Thu, Aug 27, 2015

Strengthen the New Pension System to head off ‘one rank one pension’-like political crises.

A deeper reform
Wed, Aug 05, 2015

The question of the age is how to set up a regulatory apparatus that powers high growth. Draft Indian Financial Code offers an answer.

Unbalanced sheets
Fri, Jun 26, 2015

We need a holistic bankruptcy code. RBI’s Strategic Debt Restructuring Scheme is not the answer.

GIFT that gives back
Fri, Apr 17, 2015

Institutional capacity in finance SEZs will eventually reform the mainland.

No more economic bandaids
Thu, Feb 19, 2015

There are expectations of bold reform that will shift India to a high-growth trajectory. But better implementation of socialist policies or mere announcements of projects will not deliver results. The reforms that matter are deeper institutional changes — we need high-performance government organisations, necessary in a mature market economy. Such reforms would threaten discretionary power, laziness […]

For a second wave
Sat, Oct 25, 2014

To enable infrastructure investment, financing bottlenecks must be removed and bankruptcy procedures created.

How not to draft regulation
Tue, Sep 16, 2014

RBI rules on wilful default are a throwback to the age of khap panchayats.

Minor tweaks haven’t worked
Fri, Jul 04, 2014

RBI governor must realise that financial regulation reforms proposed by FSLRC are necessary.

How to make a claim
Mon, Mar 08, 2010

If you have purchased a motor insurance policy and would like your claim to be settled in a hassle-free manner,then you must...