N.R. Bhanumurthy

The writer is professor at the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy, New Delhi.

Articles By N.R. Bhanumurthy

Misreading the GDP report

Comparison of growth rates during different political regimes was never a consideration for committee.

FM’s fiscal deficit dilemma

Sticking to the fiscal deficit target is riskier than relaxing it a little in order to prop-up growth.

Hike and effect

Pay commission recommendations aren’t inflationary. But the fiscal deficit targets may prove unrealistic.

Is India staring at deflation?

India is experiencing disinflation, not deflation. It is time to replace the wholesale price index with a producer price index to avoid further confusion.