As part of the Mapping the Future of India lecture series funded by Stephen Bruce, Dr. Govinda Rao explained the role that tax reform has played in India's economic miracle. He described major tax policy changes and how they contribute to sustaining accelerating India's future growth. This lecture, "Tax Reform for Faster Growth in India," was moderated by Dr. T.N. Srinivasan, the Samuel C. Park, Jr. Professor of Economics and former chairman of the department of economics at Yale University.
In a separate lecture, "India's Fiscal Response to the Global Slowdown," Rao described India's fiscal responses to the severe slowdown, new spending measures, tax cuts, targeted incentives and the implications of these policies on future economic health and growth.
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