The Indian economy seems to be advancing towards a V-shape recovery. Gross GST collection in September 2020 has been ` 95480 crore which is more than 4% in comparison to the collections made in the same month last year. The top 5 states in the GST collection are Maharashtra, Tamilnadu, Gujarat, Karnataka, and Uttar Pradesh. Exports have increased by 5.27% and imports have decreased by 19.67%. The balance of trade has improved to ` .21362 crore in the same month. All this augurs well for the Indian economy in the months to come.
In this scenario, Economic Challenger is not left behind in bringing out good research articles hinging around economic performance and policies. The October-December issue reflects it well below: