The Indian economy is expanding at a fast pace, boosting living standards and reducing poverty nationwide. Further reforms are now necessary to maintain strong growth and ensure that all Indians benefit from it, according to a new report from the OECD.
In India, the acceleration of structural reforms, the move towards a rule-based policy framework and low commodity prices have provided a strong growth impetus.
The Secretary-General presented the 2017 Economic Survey of India, delivered a special address to the Confederation of Indian Industry, and held bilateral meetings with high-level authorities.
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A two-page OECD summary and analysis of the Services Trade Restrictiveness Index results for India.
The Secretary-General spoke at the Laureates & Leaders’ Summit "Towards a Child Friendly World" and held meetings with high-level Indian authorities.
Current carbon prices are falling short of the levels needed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions driving climate change, but even moderate price increases could have a significant impact, according to new OECD research.
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This country note provides an environmental tax and carbon pricing profile for India. It shows environmentally related tax revenues, taxes on energy use and effective carbon rates.
Outdoor air pollution could cause 6 to 9 million premature deaths a year by 2060 and cost 1% of global GDP – around USD 2.6 trillion annually – as a result of sick days, medical bills and reduced agricultural output, unless action is taken, according to a new OECD report.
Achieving strong growth in the global economy remains elusive, with only a modest recovery in advanced economies and slower activity in emerging markets, according to the OECD’s latest Interim Economic Outlook.
This case study presents the current system of public funding of political parties and campaigns in India. It also discusses the major challenges to electoral and financial transparency.