Showing posts from August, 2020

Arun Kumar: Recent articles and interviews on the economy

Article on problems with employment data . For instance, many are not working while they are employed, even if not being paid or earning. Article on recent announcement on faceless taxation and why government’s steps in the last many years have not been successful in raising the number of people filing tax returns Ravish’s interview on the economy on NDTV Channel Article on persisting problems with GST in Hindustan Discussion in Hindi ongrowing privatization in Railways Review of Banerjee and Duflo’s book   Good Economics for Hard Times: Better Answers to Our Biggest Problems Arun Kumar Malcolm S. Adiseshiah Chair Professor Institute of Social Sciences, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi 110070

Amanda Marcotte: Here’s the real reason Trump is hungry for political violence / Trump has now firmly settled on a campaign of demagoguery to save his presidency.