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The pandemic will make the task of data collection tougher as many numbers won’t be backed by hard data, and this will lead to difficulties for policymakers, say experts.
The trend of businesspersons exiting India is recent, but the absence of talented economists like Manmohan Singh & Montek Ahluwalia has been with India much longer.
The economic refugees of old have been replaced by well-placed people leaving (or staying away from) India’s unattractive political economy.
Former CEA Arvind Subramanian argued last year that India’s GDP growth is overestimated by 2.5 percentage points. This was dismissed by Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council.
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At launch of his book, BJP MP Subramanian Swamy says he can’t discuss technical economic subjects with Modi as PM ‘feels offended’ but has written him letters.
Subramanian says concerns he raised last month that growth may have been overestimated were flagged immediately after the new estimates were released.
Ex-chief economic adviser Arvind Subramanian had claimed last month that the Indian economy may have grown at only 4.5% between 2011-12 & 2016-17.
Former Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian had argued that India’s growth may have been overestimated by 2.5 % points every fiscal between 2011-12 and 2016-17.
Previous chief economic adviser Arvind Subramanian presented 4 economic surveys with 4 big ideas that indicated a way forward for comprehensive development.