The Ananta Centre organized a session on Economy and Policy “What are the Priorities for Economic Growth for India 2019/20?” The Union Budget and After on August 1, 2019 at WWF Auditorium, New Delhi.
The session featured Mr AK Bhattacharya, Editorial Director, Business Standard, Mr Nitin Desai, Chairman, The Energy & Resource Institute and Trustee, Ananta Centre and Dr Rakesh Mohan, Senior Fellow at the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, Yale University and Distinguished Fellow at Brookings India. It was moderated by Mr Tarun Das, Chairman, Institute of Economic Growth and Founding Trustee, Ananta Aspen Centre.
The focus of the discussion was on the key issuesand policies to bring about a higher growth rate. An outstanding panel of India’s finest economic thinkers, two of whom have held the office of Chief Economic Advisor, gave their diagnosis on what are the issues burdening the Indian economy and what can be done to put India on to a new growth trajectory.