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Betting on the public sector

History will judge this Budget based on whether the Centre's big bet on a public sector borrowing-driven growth revival works out

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Budget 2021 | Public sector | PSU Disinvestment

Mihir S Sharma 



Mihir S Sharma

The weeks that have passed since the Union Budget have led to an interesting shift in political discourse about the economy. The government is now being portrayed as bravely reformist. To what extent should this rhetorical adjustment give us hope for a new era of reforms?

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First Published: Sun, February 14 2021. 22:39 IST

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