Sunday, April 7, 2019

Are unconditional cash transfers desirable?

OPINION: Creating more jobs, improving human capital and raising people’s skills through a set of conditional transfers is a better option. Recently the Congress has announced its promise of income transfer of ₹72,000 for the poorest 5 crore families costing the Central government ₹3,60,000 crore, potentially becoming bigger than our Defence Budget. Read More