Economists

US private sector adds 263,000 jobs in March

US private sector adds 263,000 jobs in March

Private payroll gains in the month earlier were revised down to 245,000 from the originally reported 298,000.

 

Apr 05, 2017, 18:44 PM IST
PM Modi to meet economists, govt officials Tuesday; budget, demonetisation key issues

PM Modi to meet economists, govt officials Tuesday; budget, demonetisation key issues

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet economists and senior government officials at NITI Aayog on Tuesday.

Dec 26, 2016, 15:19 PM IST
PM Modi to meet economists, govt officials today; budget, demonetisation key issues

PM Modi to meet economists, govt officials today; budget, demonetisation key issues

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet economists and senior government officials on Monday

Dec 26, 2016, 10:21 AM IST
Opposition pretending to be economists don't understand demonetisation: BJP

Opposition pretending to be economists don't understand demonetisation: BJP

"It takes a lot of guts to do what our Prime Minister has done,” BJP leader Shaina NC told ANI.

Nov 19, 2016, 17:12 PM IST
Govt may deviate from fiscal deficit path to boost growth

Govt may deviate from fiscal deficit path to boost growth

To promote growth, the government could consider deviating from fiscal deficit path for the next financial year and focus more on public spending, suggested economists at the pre-Budget meeting with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

 

Jan 13, 2016, 19:35 PM IST

Lack of good economists impacting policy-making: Rajan

Rajan said there is a need for "rigorous fundamentals" in economics based on blood, sweat, tears and toil.

Jul 28, 2015, 22:21 PM IST

Arun Jaitley takes a jibe at economists, commentators

Taking a jibe at some economists and commentators, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said they change their views according to the evolving situation as it happened in the domestic capital market Monday in the aftermath of the referendum in Greece.

Jul 06, 2015, 22:12 PM IST
NITI Aayog's maiden meet: PM for taking full advantage of prevailing global environment

NITI Aayog's maiden meet: PM for taking full advantage of prevailing global environment

Modi spoke of the government's recent initiatives, including the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana, direct cash transfer of LPG subsidy, and Swachh Bharat.

Feb 06, 2015, 15:35 PM IST
First meeting of NITI Aayog: PM Modi took views of economists to boost growth

First meeting of NITI Aayog: PM Modi took views of economists to boost growth

In the first meeting of NITI Aayog on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took views of economists to boost growth, said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

Feb 06, 2015, 08:53 AM IST

No deflation risk for Indian economy as yet: Economists

They said that the 'base effect' was the main reason for the falling inflation, which stood at a much higher level a year ago.

Dec 21, 2014, 13:19 PM IST

Pope names top economists, finance experts to Vatican body

Pope Francis named top laymen from the worlds of finance and economics on Saturday to a new Vatican Council for the Economy, intended to improve scrutiny of the Holy See`s scandal-plagued accounts.

Mar 09, 2014, 01:34 AM IST

`Indian comprehensive healthcare not ready yet`

There are miles to go before comprehensive healthcare becomes a reality for the people of India, agreed people`s representatives, bureaucrats and economists at a panel discussion here.

May 12, 2013, 18:00 PM IST

RBI policy review on expected lines: Economists

Leading economists on Tuesday said the RBI decision to keep the key policy rates unchanged was on expected lines and expressed hope that with inflation now treading down it would change its policy stance by next month.

Dec 18, 2012, 16:57 PM IST

Inflation to cross 8% by March; policy actions soon: Economists

Inflation is likely to vault over
8 percent by the fiscal-end and the current trend might shove
for policy actions as early as January, economists said.

Dec 14, 2009, 23:52 PM IST

Climate change to cost trillions

Estimates vary widely on the costs of damage from climate change, easing these impacts and taming the carbon gas stoking the problem, but economists agree the bill is likely to be in the trillions of dollars.

Nov 26, 2009, 12:28 PM IST

Q1 GDP growth in line, scanty rain to hit Q2, Q3: Economists

India`s first-quarter growth of 6.1 per cent, highest since the global crisis touched shores last September, hasn`t surprised economists who kept their full-year outlook few shades lower than the government`s.

Aug 31, 2009, 23:59 PM IST

We failed to foresee recession: UK economists to Queen

A group of top British economists
have written to Queen Elizabeth, acknowledging their failure
to forsee the timing, extent and severity of the recession
that has hit the country and the world.

Jul 26, 2009, 20:25 PM IST