Insights into Editorial: A budget for inclusive and sustainable growth

Context: After a growth-depressing FY21, advance estimates suggest India is likely to grow at 9.2% in FY22. Next year, the IMF thinks India could grow 8.5%. But unequal growth will undermine consumer demand and exacerbate social instability. If rising inequality is one challenge, environmental sustainability is another. Economic development requires sound foundations. Universal access to …