Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister Current Affairs, GK & News

EAC-PM Paper on Decline in India’s Rankings on Global Indices

The Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM) has issued a working paper titled “Why India does poorly on global perception indices: Case study of three opinion-based indices”. It was written by economists Sanjeev Sanyal and Aakanksha Arora. What did the working paper say? India’s ranking is declining on several global opinion-based indices because ..

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Sanjeev Sanyal: New Member of EAC-PM

Recently, Sanjeev Sanyal has been appointed to the Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM) as a full-time member. Overview: Sanyal had previously served as the Finance Minister’s Principal Economic Adviser under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government. He had been working in the financial markets since the mid-1990s. Till 2015, he was the Managing ..

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Foundational Literacy and Numeracy Index

On the Index on Foundational Literacy and Numeracy, West Bengal has topped the chart in the large states category. Four Categories of states in Index Index has divided states into four categories: large states, small states, North East and Union Territories. Which organisation prepared the index report? The report on ‘Index on Foundational Literacy & ..

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