Daily Archives: March 23, 2007


Tamil Nadu has many significan policy success stories – in part due to getting the budgetary priorities right We are living in a time when positive media coverage of budget is restricted either to tax cuts or for reducing fiscal deficits.¬†Despite the fact that enormous proportion of India’s GDP is spent by the government, media hardly discusses what governments spend on, and how.¬† State government budgets are crucial to national development given that states are in charge of important areas such as education, health, water, etc.¬† Given my interests, I have closely followed education, health, child care and a few […]

A chirpy note on TN budget 2007-08