• 100% commitment to financial inclusion, but more needs to be done

    banking financial inclusion financial literacy Jan Dhan Yojana Jan Dhan Yojna The Brookings Financial and Digital Inclusion Project evaluates access to and usage of affordable financial services by underserved people across 21 countries. India ranks ninth. Read the full report here. India is home to over a fifth of the world’s unbanked adults. With about … Continue reading 100% commitment to financial inclusion, but more needs to be done

  • All eyes on Pakistan’s commitment to peace in the region

    Indo-Pak Pakistan Terrorism Ufa WPS Sidhu argues that Pakistan walking away from the Ufa Agreement talks will be seen as Pakistan walking away from terrorism talks This interview first appeared on CNN-IBN channel. Watch the full discussion here. Key highlights This government is not going to allow Pakistan to meet Kashmir separatists on its own Pakistan … Continue reading All eyes on Pakistan’s commitment to peace in the region

  • Yuan depreciation: India needs to protect domestic producers

    chinese economy chinese exports currency depreciation devaluation Indian economy Indian exports RBI Southeast Asia yuan Subir Gokarn says our ability to withstand shocks is greater than it was three years ago Watch his full interview on CNBC Awaaz here What is your assessment of the depreciating Chinese currency? Do you foresee currency wars taking place? … Continue reading Yuan depreciation: India needs to protect domestic producers

  • Chinese tremors

    BRICS China chinese economy chinese exports yuan China’s path to global economic leadership is bound to be marked by episodes of turbulence Recent developments in the Chinese financial sector have raised concerns globally about another looming crisis. Fears about a currency war have been expressed and equity markets in both emerging and developed economies have … Continue reading Chinese tremors

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  • IndiaGov@365

    The Indian government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi will observe its first anniversary on May 26, 2015. Brookings India scholars have contributed regularly to the ongoing policy debate in India over this past year, and we intend to participate in the first year assessment of the government’s performance, leveraging the Brookings...

  • Accelerating Access to Quality Education

    We have gotten used to thinking that there is an inevitable trade-off between volume and quality. Mass production, we believe, is inevitably accompanied by lower standards. This volume is motivated by the fundamental premise that the trade-off is not inevitable. Large bodies of evidence suggest that it is possible to expand access to...

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100% commitment to financial inclusion, but more needs to be done

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banking financial inclusion financial literacy Jan Dhan Yojana Jan Dhan Yojna The Brookings Financial and Digital Inclusion Project evaluates access to and usage of affordable financial services by underserved people across 21 countries. India ranks ninth. Read the full report here. India is home to over a fifth of the world’s unbanked adults. With about … Continue reading 100% commitment to financial inclusion, but more needs to be done Read More

Chinese tremors

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BRICS China chinese economy chinese exports yuan China’s path to global economic leadership is bound to be marked by episodes of turbulence Recent developments in the Chinese financial sector have raised concerns globally about another looming crisis. Fears about a currency war have been expressed and equity markets in both emerging and developed economies have … Continue reading Chinese tremors Read More

UNSC: Misreading an opportunity

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China Foreign Policy India-US Indian Foreign Policy Russia United Nations UNSC Recent news reports would have us believe that India’s chances for a permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) have been scuppered even before they began by the very countries that promised to support its case when the reality is the other … Continue reading UNSC: Misreading an opportunity Read More

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