Articles about Arvind Subramanian
One of the best economists to come out of India, Arvind Subramanian is considered as one of the best minds when it comes to development economics. Born June 7, 1995, in Chennai, Subramanian played a major role in India’s economics as the Chief Economic Advisor to the Government during his tenure from 2014 to 2018. Subramanian completed his graduation in economics from Delhi’s St. Stephen’s College. After an MBA from IIM, Ahmedabad, he obtained M.Phil and D.Phil from the University of Oxford. His global stature grew during his time at the International Monetary Fund. As one of the world’s top minds in South Asian economics, Subramanian taught in Harvard’s Kennedy School, John Hopkins’ H. Nitze School, and Brown University. Foreign Policy magazine listed him in the world’s top 100 global thinkers in 2011. When Raghuram Rajan left the post of Chief Economic Advisor in 2013, he came to fill the void in 2014. As the Chief Economic Advisor, he played a major role in diagnosing India’s twin balance-sheet issue. He also tried to revamp the Annual Economic Survey during his tenure.
18 Mar 2021India
Economist Arvind Subramanian has resigned as professor from Ashoka University, days after noted columnist and political commentator Pratap Bhanu Mehta's exit.
12 Jun 2019India
An explosive paper written by former Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian has started an uproar.
29 Jan 2019Madhya Pradesh
The Narendra Modi government is planning to announce Universal Basic Income (UBI) in the budget which will be presented on February 1, IANS reports.
07 Dec 2018Arun Jaitley
The government appointed Krishnamurthy Subramanian as the new Chief Economic Adviser on Friday.
20 Jun 2018Reserve Bank Of India (RBI)
Indian Chief Economic Adviser (CEA) Arvind Subramanian is quitting and moving to the US due to "pressing family commitments," Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced today.
21 Jan 2018India
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has officially kicked off the Union Budget 2018-19 process by performing the traditional pre-Budget "Halwa Ceremony" ahead of the Budget presentation on 1 February. This marked the inauguration of formal printing of all Budget-related documents.
25 Nov 2017India
India's chief economic advisor Arvind Subramanian said Goods and Services tax (GST) may probably have fewer rates in the future after "collapsing" the 12% and 18% tax slabs into one.
17 Nov 2017India
Thirteen years after last upgrading India's sovereign credit rating, Moody's has done it again, this time increasing it to 'Baa2', and changed the outlook to stable from positive.
15 Sep 2017Rajasthan
Rajasthan may waive farmers' loans following a 13-day farmer protest in the state.
01 Jun 2017India
India's economic growth slowed for the fourth consecutive quarter in the three months that ended in March, losing out the fastest-growing economy tag to China.
25 May 2017India
The Great Wall of China is finally cracking up or at least rating agency Moody's thinks it is, as for the first time in 28 years it has scaled down China's rating from Aa3 to A1.
31 Mar 2017Tamil Nadu
Indian banks have an estimated Rs. 6.8 lakh crore worth of Non-Performing Assets (NPAs), according to the Public Accounts Committee of the Parliament.
26 Feb 2017India
Universal Basic Income (UBI) can only be implemented after existing welfare schemes are withdrawn, said Chief economic advisor Arvind Subramanian, as the total costs will otherwise be extremely high.
31 Jan 2017India
The Economic Survey suggested the Universal Basic Income (UBI) model to replace the existing range of subsidies and other schemes combating poverty.
31 Jan 2017India
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley tabled the Economic Survey 2017-18 prepared by Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian.