The State, Market and Economy

This course introduces you to the lexicon, concepts, and arguments around economic ideas, covering microeconomics, macroeconomics, development economics and public economics.

How do economic activities shape and get shaped by the Indian state and the market? This is an introduction to key economic ideas (covering microeconomics, macroeconomics, development economics, and public economics), India’s economic trajectory through its growth, income, and employment, and policies: fiscal (with the budget), social insurance (employment, education, and health) and regulatory (in the agriculture and industrial sectors).