The growth we deserve Written by:
Naushad Forbes (co-chairman Forbes Marshall, past president CII, chairman of Centre for
Technology Innovation and Economic Research and Ananta Aspen Centre)Topic in syllabus:
Indian Economy and issues relating to Planning, Mobilization of Resources, Growth, Development and Employment. (GS-3)Analysis about:
This editorial talks about how we must use our economic crisis to set some bigger things right & how we can achieve the growth.Introduction:
- It is nine months since India declared the world’s most stringent lockdown, with four hours’ notice, causing massive economic disruption. Meanwhile, we have passed 10 million COVID infections in India, the second-highest in the world. And the UK has reported a new strain of COVID that is even more infectious. This has been an altogether strange year. Will 2021 be better? What can we look forward to? What should we worry about?