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Tuesday, August 04, 2020

Tirtha Chatterjee

Tirtha Chatterjee is research associate at ICRIER.

Quick fix for the farmer
Mon, Dec 10, 2018

In the absence of patience and vision, the loan waiver remains the most favoured response to farm distress

From Plate to Plough: The limits of MSP
Mon, Jul 23, 2018

Instead of fiddling with procurement prices, government must devise an income policy for farmers.

From Plate to Plough: The right agri-support
Mon, Apr 02, 2018

Schemes to ensure that farmers get fair returns will come a croppper unless trade and tariffs are synced with minimum support prices.

From Plate to Plough: Agri-futures, like China
Tue, Dec 05, 2017

A robust futures market helps China’s farmers get better prices for their produce. India must begin by allowing prospecting only for non-sensitive commodities.

From plate to plough: Plan for the agri-futures
Mon, Aug 14, 2017

The futures market is one way to ensure that farmers’ planting and selling decisions are forward-looking. It can help smoothen the boom and bust problem in agri prices.