On Fiscal Policy and Financial Markets: A Case Study of India

Reserve Bank of India DRG Study

Project Team: N R Bhanumurthy & RBI Team.

Abstract: The proposed study tries to address some of the following issues: Understand the causal nexus as well as transmission channels between financial markets and the fiscal outcomes in India; Identify the episodes and quantify how the relationships have changed, if any; Quantify if there are any thresholds under which the relationships could change; and To check if there had been differential impacts on Centre and State fiscal situation due to crisis in the financial markets?

Impact of MGNREGS in preventing distress migration in Marshal village, Afzalpur Taluk, Kalburgi district 

Project Team:N R Bhanumurthy, Sheetal Bharat, Rajesh Balarama and Sumirtha Gandhi. 

Abstract :  The purpose of this project is to ascertain the impact that it has had in last two years on the levels of distress migration in the Mashal village, Afzalpur taluk, Kalaburgi district of Karnataka State. An important challenge for the project will be to demystify the link between three factors- distress migration, the scheme, and the pandemic.

Economics and Environmental impact of MGNREGS plantation works in Honnakirangi, Kalburgi talik. Kalburgi district.  

Project Team:  N R Bhanumurthy, Sheetal Bharat, Rajesh Balarama and Pleasa Abhraham. 

Abstract :  This project aims to ascertain the efficacy with which MGNREGS plantation works are carried out in the Honnakiranagi village of Kalburgi taluk of Kalburgi district, and what effect the scheme has had on beneficiaries lives, and in the local ecosystem.