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Centre for Budget and Governance Accountability (CBGA) is a policy
research and advocacy organisation based in New Delhi. It analyses
public policies and government finances in India, and advocates for
greater transparency, accountability and public participation in
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Ensuring Good Governance and Effective Institutions: Can We Afford to Ignore Capacity Issues?
The paper explores the significance of capacity of governance with reference to the experience of public policies and their implementation in India over the past decade. The author notes that the issue of governance capacity in a country is linked to the ability and willingness of the government to make long-term public expenditure commitments, which in turn is linked to resource mobilisation policies of the country. The paper suggests that the post-2015 development framework could incorporate policy directions to encourage developing countries to pursue fiscal policies that would create enabling environments for good governance and effective institutions.
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does India's tax system compare with those of other G20 Countries?
Learn About Budget Concepts and Terms
Learn about the key concepts and terms used in budgets and fiscal policy discussions, like, Plan and Non-Plan Expenditure, Direct Tax vs. Indirect Tax, SCSP and TSP etc.
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Budget Track, Volume 9, Track 1-2
Scheduled Caste Sub Plan (SCSP) is an important policy meant for channelizing Plan funds for the development of the Scheduled Castes in proportion to their share in the total population. Even after three decades since its introduction, there remain serious gaps in the implementation of this policy.
People's Budget Initiative
A civil society coalition, which campaigns for the inclusion of people's movements, grassroots organisations and national and
international NGOs in the policy processes that determine the
priorities underlying government budgets in India.
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