Issue: March 2017
 
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Union Budget, this year, was presented amidst a host of uncertainties. Demonetisation drive and imminent GST drive, new administration in US etc. made t...
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The article broadly covers the Union Budget 2017-18. It gives insights into how the Budget tries to address a number of issues that could help in reviving growth in the country. It argues that the focus in Budget is more on the processes of growth instead of incentives that had been the strategy for...

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  Union Budget 2017-18: A Take-off for Infrastructure Sector :- by Krishna Dev
  The article explains how the Budget 2017-18 provides fillip to infrastructure sector in country.
  Special Article Rail Budget in New Avatar:- by Arunendra Kumar
  With the merging of Rail budget with Union Budget this year, author explains the rationale
  Union Budget 2017-18: Fiscally Pragmatic :- by Charan Singh
  The author analyses the fiscal aspects of the Union Budget 2017-18 and explains that the focus
  Assessing the Changes in Structure and Processes:- by Happy Pant
  This year’s Union Budget is historic in the sense that it brings so many major changes
  Revenue Mobilisation Efforts and the Budget 2017-18 : - by Malini Chakravarty
  India’s tax structure is regressive with nearly two-third of total tax collected
Special Article Rail Budget in New Avatar:- by Arunendra Kumar

With the merging of Rail budget with Union Budget this year, author explains the rationale behind this move and possible repercussions. Author explains that in the post-independence era, Railways was carrying 75 per cent of public transport and 90 per cent of freight. Hence, the need for continuing with a separate budget looked justified. Today in contrast, this share has been reduced to 15 per cent and 30 per cent respectively. With this background, we see the Rail Budget being absorbed in General Budget under Infrastructure category. The budget has ensured that the financial autonomy of Indian Railways is not hampered with, and the freedom enjoyed so far is retained.

 
 
 
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