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  • The Future of Indian Electricity Supply: Scenarios of Coal Use by 2030 

    Ali, Sahil; Tongia, Rahul (Brookings India, 2019-05-21)
    This report focuses on the future scenarios of electricity generation, with an emphasis on the supply mix, particularly the share and growth of coal-based power by 2030. In 2017, coal contributed to nearly three-fourths to the 1149 TWh of electricity ...
  • Artificial intelligence primer: What is needed to maximize AI’s economic, social, and trade opportunities 

    Meltzer, Joshua P. (Brookings India, 2019-05-15)
    AI is already affecting how economies grow, produce jobs, and trade internationally. While the U.S. leads on AI development, other governments recognize AI’s potential and have their own strategies to promote AI investment and development. For instance, ...
  • Growing Cities that Work for All: A Capability-Based Approach to Regional Economic Competitiveness 

    Escobari, Marcela; Seyal, Ian; Morales-Arilla, José; Shearer, Chad (Brookings India, 2019-05-15)
    This report primarily focuses on the first objective: informing cities’ growth agendas by identifying industries in each metropolitan area that offer viable and effective paths toward accelerated growth. Our analysis uses the empirical insights of ...
  • Policy Insights from Comparing Carbon Pricing Modeling Scenarios 

    Barron, Alexander R.; Hafstead, Marc A. C.; Morris, Adele C. (Brookings India, 2019-05-07)
    Given the complexity of the global energy system and its links to the economy, modeling is one of the best available tools to anticipate possible outcomes of a carbon price and explore tradeoffs between policy design choices. Since all models come with ...

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