An increase in the proportion of women accessing microfinance services by just 15% could potentially reduce gender inequality by half in the average developing nation.
A post-growth strategy would result in putting people and their ecosystems at the centre of development policy instead of a focus on GDP.
Manufacturing sales fell 3.7% during 2015-16, the 1st decline in 7 years. Economists say the government must support the sector, which constitutes 15-16% of the GDP.
India lags behind BRICS economies and its immediate neighbours in economic freedom as per report by Heritage Foundation, a US based think tank.
The Reserve Bank of India left the repo rate unchanged at 6.25 percent on Wednesday against market expectations signalling its focus to stick to its inflation target of 4 percent for…
The monetary policy committee has changed its stance on monetary easing from accommodative to neutral, suggesting a hawkish outlook.