The creamy layer of the world population has collectively generated an enormous amount of wealth in the past 20 years.
28 Jan 2020 2:57 AM
The report said that rural distress has marked economic-social-political implications.
24 Jan 2019 1:17 AM
Various employment schemes at the Central and state levels should be done away with and the people provided a basic income instead.
20 Jan 2019 4:46 AM
The reports emerged after the IMF said said the UBI will outperform the PDS in terms of coverage, progressivity, and generosity.
15 Oct 2017 6:44 PM
Because of its universality, a UBI has the potential of having a significant impact on inequality and poverty.
12 Oct 2017 1:23 PM
Arun Jaitley also said the finance ministry is debating the Economic Survey's suggestions of UBI and creation of bad bank.
12 Jun 2017 2:40 PM
Recipients’ experiences range from a welcome spell without financial worries to major turning points in their lives.
18 Apr 2017 6:41 AM
Subramanian's proposal in Economic Survey led to speculation on whether govt will implement UBI in country.
25 Feb 2017 10:48 AM
UBI may come as a great relief for the poor but it is not a permanent solution.
15 Feb 2017 2:06 AM
Survey estimated that a UBI that reduces poverty to 0.5 per cent would cost 4-5 per cent of GDP.
31 Jan 2017 2:59 PM
Survey is also expected to lower GDP growth estimate to 6.5 per cent for 2016-17, reports BloombergQuint.
31 Jan 2017 10:58 AM