Will Not Support Fiscal Tightening, Says Abhijit Banerjee Ahead Of Budget | Read
PUBLISHED ON: January 12, 2020 | Duration: 0 min, 46 sec
Ahead of the upcoming Union budget, Nobel laureate Prof Abhijit Banerjee on Saturday said that he would not support "fiscal tightening right now." "Fiscal deficit has been breached by a huge margin already. In that sense, I do not think that it is a big deal to breach it more. I would not be supporting fiscal tightening right now," Mr Banerjee said at a press conference here.