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India Consensus submits report on cost-benefit analysis to NITI Aayog

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Consensus, a partnership between and Copenhagen Consensus, which undertook more than 160 cost-benefit analyses across all main policy areas in and presented its findings to Aayog today.

The presentation on evidence-based policy prioritisation model was chaired by Aayog Rajiv Kumar, a statement said.

It was attended by chief secretaries, secretaries dealing with the planning department of 32 states and union territories, joint secretaries from 14 ministries, senior officers from Aayog, eminent economists and researchers.

The focus of the presentation was on how this approach and method could be replicated across other states, the statement said.

The Consensus project started a year ago with two pilot states. It identified more than 1,200 interventions in and almost 1,000 interventions in

Almost 160 cost benefit studies were conducted in both states covering all major sectors.

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First Published: Thu, June 14 2018. 21:40 IST