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February 7, 2017
The global economic order is expected to shift from advanced to emerging economies over the next few decades, and by 2040 India could edge past the US to become the world's second largest economy in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms, says a report.

Sonal Khetarpal
New Delhi, January 20, 2017
Maira said, the problem with India is there are either urban experts or rural experts. \"There is a need to connect the two into one larger system and develop channels using the idea of better enterprises to make the system an urban-rural system, producing more livelihood and jobs for us in India.\"

January 16, 2017
Globally, just 8 billionaires have the same amount of wealth as the poorest 50 per cent of the world population.

Washington, November 15, 2016
Delivering a speech on \"Women's Empowerment: An Economic Game Changer\" in Los Angeles, 60-year-old Lagarde said equal pay and better economic opportunities for women boost economic growth and create a bigger pie for everyone to share.

Dipak Mondal
October 21, 2016
There are indicators that consumption is finally picking up as the economy starts doing well. However it is not a secular increase, and rural areas continue to see slow consumption growth. BT's Dipak Mondal caught up with T.C.A. Anant, Secretary, Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, to get a sense of what government data is indicating.

By Team BT
Delhi, June 25, 2016
Trade Frauds, Trade Elasticities and Non-tariff Measures on June 30, 2016 in Kuala Lumpur

By Ajit Ranade
Delhi, May 2, 2016
Niti Aayog's $10-trillion GDP target is both feasible and challenging. In the past 16 years, the size of India's economy has roughly quadrupled in dollar terms. So, if we can maintain the same average rate of growth, it should be possible to quadruple again in 16 years.
February 29, 2016

New Delhi, April 25, 2016
India is yet to provide open access to income tax statistics, noted French economist Thomas Piketty said on Monday.

New York, April 22, 2016
\"After a long period of trailing behind China, India is now racing past its rival. India was the highest ranked country by capital investment in 2015, with $63-billion worth of foreign direct investment (FDI) projects announced,\" says fDi Intelligence in its soon-to-be-released report.

New York, March 17, 2016
Denmark takes the top spot as the happiest country in the world, displacing Switzerland, according to The World Happiness Report 2016, published by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), a global initiative for the United Nations.

New Delhi, March 12, 2016
As IMF endorses India as bright spot in the otherwise gloomy world economy, its Managing Director Christine Lagarde literally added a personal endorsement of the country as she donned a bright Indian salwar suit at the start of a high-level conference on Saturday.

Sumant Banerji
February 29, 2016
In the backdrop of a failed attempt at bringing back truck loads of black money stashed abroad through a voluntary disclosure scheme last year, you can't be blamed if you think finance minister's Arun Jaitley's latest bid to lure domestic tax payers into straightening up their accounts through a four month compliance window is a desperate measure.

By Jayati Ghosh and Richard Rekhy
Delhi, February 27, 2016
Even if we add the tax revenues of central and state governments, India has one of the lowest tax-to-GDP ratios in the world.

Manish Bhandari
February 17, 2016
The rich of India have gained manifold and sometimes at the expense of the common man. All the statistics show that the rich control most of the assets - physical or financial - of the country.

Sarika Malhotra
January 18, 2016
Both in our Census and the NSS, biases in definitions of work and in reporting by (typically male) enumerators and respondents lead to many hardworking women being labelled as housewives.

Davos, January 18, 2016
Besides, there are just nine women among the world's 62 richest persons, whose total wealth has increased by more than half a trillion dollars to $1.76 trillion since 2010.

January 18, 2016
The trust gap between the informed public and the mass population globally has widened to a record high level, while the divide is fourth highest in India among all major countries.

By Robyn Norton and Vivekananda Jha
Delhi, January 1, 2016
Robyn Norton of Global Health; James Martin of Oxford; and Professor Vivekananda Jha of George Institute of Public Health, on improving healthcare facilities in the remotest areas of the country.

Geneva, September 7, 2015
India has mostly been ranked in the bottom half of the 38 countries that make up our lower middle income bracket, in the first such global rankings issued by the Switzerland-based think tank.

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