PM’s Economic Advisory Council releases the State of Inequality in India report

The report was released on May 18, 2022, during a webinar hosted by the EAC-PM (Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister) and the Institute for Competitiveness.

PM’s Economic Advisory Council releases the State of Inequality in India report
Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council (EAC-PM) releasing the report. Source — Twitter @arthsastra

Bibek Debroy, Chairman of the Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council (EAC-PM), released the State of Inequality in India report on May 18,2022. The Institute for Competitiveness wrote the research, which provides a comprehensive analysis of the level and type of inequality in India.

The report combines data on inequality in the health, education, household characteristics, and labor market sectors. Inequities in these sectors, according to the research, render the population more vulnerable and lead to multidimensional poverty.