The book is co-authored by economists Dr Rajiv Kumar and Ramgopal Agarwala with former CII president Rajesh Shah. The book outlines growth strategies for various sectors including agriculture, infrastructure and health. Article
As a pre-cursor to the study on the benefits of FDI in E-commerce, a closed door roundtable discussion was organised, attended by economists, e-commerce players and representatives from industry and MSME bodies. The discussions helped in drawing up the main structure of the report.
There is no doubting the fact that Prime Minister Narendra Modi works hard and drives his government at the same hectic pace. Lutyens’ Delhi is abuzz with stories. Golf during weekdays is ruled out; signing in and out of the bhavans and blocks is now mandatory and put up on government website; midnight oil is…
This book, authored by Dr. Ram Gopal Agarwala, emphasises the centrality of a trade-oriented services sector led by communication, business services, health, education, research, and innovations for achieving these growth targets. It also argues that inclusiveness, financial prudence and low-carbon lifestyles are preconditions to long-term growth.