In an insightful webinar conducted on July 14th by the Center for Financial Studies (CFS), the leading pundits of the finance industry Dr. V Anantha Nageswaran, Dr. Pronab Sen, Dr. Rathin Roy, Professor Ananth Narayan and moderator, Ms. Ira Dugal discussed what needs to be done to revive the Indian economy. The panellists were of the view that the government must work on a well-communicated medium-term strategy and pitched for a second round of stimulus with a greater focus on small businesses.
The speakers at the session were:
Dr. V. Anantha Nageswaran, Member, Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council
Dr. Pronab Sen, Country Director – India Programme of the International Growth Centre (IGC) and former Chief Statistician of India
Dr. Rathin Roy, Director and Chief Executive, National Institute of Public Finance and Policy
Prof. Ananth Narayan, Associate Professor – Finance, SPJIMR
Moderator: Ms. Ira Dugal, Editor – Banking, Finance & Economy, Bloomberg Quint