The Puzzle of Indian Urbanisation

This paper uses simultaneous equations error component three-stage least squares (EC3SLS) panel data technique to find out both the direct as well as the indirect impact of trade, industrial dissimi...

Institute: Centre for Development Studies (CDS)

by Pronab Sen | On 20 Feb 2017

Kerala Budget 2017-18

Kerala budget presented by Hon.Finance Minister Thomas Issac.

Institute: Government of Kerala

by T.M. Thomas Issac | On 03 Mar 2017

Vital Stats: State of the Economy 2016-17

The Union Budget for 2017-18 will be presented on February 1, 2017. In this context, we present data regarding the state of the Indian economy in 2016-17, across indicators such as gross domestic pro...

Institute: Parliamentary Research Service

by neha gupta | On 31 Jan 2017

From Struggle to Law Reform: Eliminating Incarceration of Children as adults in Jails in India

India’s juvenile Justice Law started its journey in 1919-20 with Indian Jail Committee’s recommendation that children be removed from Jails. This mandate remains unfulfilled till date. One will stil...

Institute: HAQ:Centre for Child Rights

by HAQ Centre for Child Rights HAQCRC | On 01 Jan 2016

Report Summary: White Paper on Black Money

According to the Paper, black money is a serious issue because it has a ‘debilitating effect’ on governance and public policy and this affects the poor disproportionately. [PRS Report Summary].

Institute: Parliamentary Research Service

by krishnan su | On 23 May 2012

Manual for Medical Examination of Sexual Assault

This manual aims to equip health care workers with an appropriate understanding of sexual violence and the needs and rights of survivors of sexual violence, and to highlight the dual responsibilities-...

Institute: Dilaasa

by ... CEHAT | On 01 Jan 2010

Laws and Institutions Relating to Environmental Protection in India

This paper deals with the evolution of laws, institutions and polices relating to environmental protection in India. It considers the following questions : (a) whether the laws are evolved indigenou...

Institute: Madras School of Economics

by U. Sankar | On 01 Sep 2016

"Demystify the RBI"

In the talk Dr D Subbarao shared his experience being the head of India’s apex bank for five turbulent years starting from Global Financial Crisis in 2008 to taper tantrum 2013.

Institute: Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR)

by Duvvuri Subbarao | On 16 Aug 2016

WHA Global Nutrition Targets 2025: Wasting Policy Brief

In 2012, the World Health Assembly Resolution 65.6 endorsed a Comprehensive implementation plan on maternal, infant and young child nutrition, which specified six global nutrition targets for 2025 (2)...

Institute: World Health Organisation(WHO)

by World Health Organisation (WHO) | On 01 Jan 2014

GST in India: Chasing a Mirage or Reality?

India is moving towards introducing a Goods and Services Tax (GST). The GST would be a multistage comprehensive value added tax (VAT) encompassing both goods and services. Given the federal structur...

Institute: National Institute of Public Finance and Policy

by Sacchidananda Mukherjee | On 03 Aug 2016