The persistent poverty of the Indian State4 min read 07 Dec 2016, 04:31 AM IST
The imbalance between the number of people who pay income tax and number of voters has profound implications for the Indian social contract
Tirthankar Roy is arguably the finest contemporary scholar of Indian economic history. He has pointed out in one of his books that the Indian government has had to struggle with low tax revenue for a very long time—an issue that is resonant is our times as well.
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