Pronab Sen, Abheek Barua, other top economists renew call for larger fiscal stimulus

Pronab Sen, Abheek Barua, other top economists renew call for larger fiscal stimulus

Economists on Tuesday suggested that the Centre acts as a financier to resource-starved states, clear dues owed to them fast and elevate spending to boost demand and reverse a slide in growth at the earliest to protect both lives and livelihood that are battered by the pandemic. "Whatever measures the monetary authorities could take so far, have been taken. Now, it’s up to the fiscal authorities (government) to do the heavy lifting", he said.

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