The Indian bankruptcy reform: old defaults vs. recent ones
-Rajeswari Sengupta The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) was enacted in 2016. At the time, there were a large number of zombie firms in the Indian landscape, where the first default had taken place a while ago. Read more
Firm formation in India: The last 40 years
-Rajeswari Sengupta Research shows that entrepreneurship or new firm formation can be an important driver of economic development. This article studies the extent of new firm formation in India over the last 40 years and documents patterns that emerge Read More
Jobs or doles: which is the way forward?
Mahendra Dev Pronab Sen Jobs or doles: which is the way forward? Read More
Bihar worst in nutrition: Expert
Prof Chand made the remark at a consultative workshop on ‘Agriculture, food security and nutrition in Bihar’ organized by the Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR) and Institute for Human Development (IHD)-Delhi at a city hotel on … Read more