A nuanced look at making renewables in India sustainable, spanning economies, environment, grid integration, regulation, role of states, consumers, employment and innovation. Authors bring experience from government, industry, NGOs and academia.
This discussion note offers a review of the current ratings of power distribution companies. It links operations with financial performance, looks at granularity of data, as well as suggests a range of additional and proxy metrics for greater insights.
Shamika Ravi and Rahul Ahluwalia argue that India's health policy needs to focus more on delivering those aspects of healthcare which are public or quasi-public goods, and on regulating and thus facilitating market provision of those aspects that provide private benefits.
Each essay provides some key insights and concrete recommendations for the draft education policy. Authors address critical issues and bring into the discussion approaches and solutions to get the education debate off to a solid start.
North Korea’s recent nuclear test and possible upcoming satellite launch underscore the increasing dangers posed by North Korea’s weapons development program and its implications for international security and the integrity of the non-proliferation regime.Read More
A report by Eswar Prasad outlines some of the steps taken in recent years by the Chinese government to promote the international use of its currency, the renminbi (RMB)Read More