Best of BS Opinion: Interest-waiver issue, Covid-19 crisis, and more

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Even after more than six months of the pandemic, economic variables have not stabilised.  sums up

 
The more uncertain things become, the bigger grows our penchant to predict. Why, explains Debashis Basu

Developed economies could be liberal with expanding their deficits, says Mihir S Sharma. India can’t, given the track record of fiscal mismanagement.

The aggressive monetary policy will continue as long as it is required, says Tamal Bandyopadhyay

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regime has failed, PM should acknowledge it and revert to old tax regime

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray



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