Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian (File Photo/IANS)

Govt rebuts ex-CEA Arvind Subramanian’s contention on GDP; says right methodology followed

New Delhi: The government on Tuesday rebutted former Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian’s contention regarding over-estimation of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) data and stated that proper methodology was followed in calculating the country’s overall economic growth estimates. “The GDP estimates released by the ministry are based on accepted procedures, methodologies and available data and objectively […]

Arvind Subramanian (File/IANS)

Former Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian questions GDP figures of which he too was a part

New Delhi: India’s former chief economic advisor Arvind Subramanian on Tuesday questioned the country’s GDP figures of the time period during which he was part of the government for some years. From 2015 to 2018, Subramanian presented four economic surveys, and not even once did he raise the same issue. The overall GDP growth for 2017-18, […]