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The Indian Economy in the 1970s era

The year 1971 was marked with several ‘big victories’ – in politics, cricket and in war – all of which had long term implications for India. The national mood was buoyant, even if the country continued to struggle with endemic problems. Fifty years later, we look back at those times and evoke some of that mood. In a series of articles, leading writers recall and analyse key events and processes that left their mark on a young, struggling but hopeful nation.

Surviving the Pandemic: Time to Boost MSMEs Sector

Balwant Singh Mehta, I. C. Awasthi, Simi Mehta, Bharat Singh, Soumyadip Chattopadhyay, Nitin Tagade, Rahul Ranjan, Arjun Kumar MSME sector is the second largest employment creator after agriculture in the country and provides employment to 120 million people through 36…