Brookins India Working Paper


  • Equalisation Levy 

    Lahiri, Ashok K.; Ray, Gautam; Sengupta, D. P. (Brookings India, 2017-01-30)
    The equalisation levy in India from June 1, 2016 is a presumptive tax on some specified services provided by non-residents in the ‘hard to tax’ digital sector. In a market dominated by a few big players, because of the network effect and cost ...
  • India’s Updated (2016) Renewable Energy “Guidelines”: Bold targets, but can we meet them? 

    Tongia, Rahul (Brookings India, 2016-8-24)
    The Government of India has issued new norms for Renewable Energy (RE) in India, via guidelines for states to buy RE, through updated renewable purchase obligations (RPOs). These are central government guidelines, but ultimately RPOs will have to come ...

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