The Budget Session: Not Just About the Budget
March 3, 2015
On February 28, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley released India’s 2015–2016 Union Budget and delivered the annual Budget Speech, laying out the government’s thinking on economic reforms. The budget’s significance as a tool of economic reform has steadily declined over the last couple of decades. Yet it still remains the single most important pre-scheduled tool for the government to tinker with the economy.