• Panel Discussion on India’s Union Budget 2017

    The Union Budget that was presented on February 1 has received a mixed bag of comments with some praising it and other criticizing it for lack of concrete policy measures. The Public Policy Club of IIM Bangalore in association with Center for Public Policy, IIM Bangalore organized a panel discussion on the Union Budget 2017, with the focus being the budget’s impact on the macroeconomic conditions of the nation. The panel boasted of names of Mr. Shekhar Vishwanathan (Vice Chairman and Director Toyota Kirloskar Motors), Mr. M. Govinda Rao (Emeritus Professor, National Institute for Public Finance and Policy) and Dr. Rajeev Gowda (Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha). Despite the date…