A flagship annual document of the Ministry of Finance, Government of India, Economic Survey 2011–12 reviews the developments in the Indian economy over the previous 12 months, summarizes the performance on major development programmes, and highlights the policy initiatives of the government and the prospects of the economy in the short to medium term. This document is presented to both houses of Parliament during the Budget Session.
With detailed statistical data covering all aspects of the economy—macro as well as sectoral—the report provides an overview of the following issues:
This document would be useful for policymakers, economists, policy analysts, business practitioners, government agencies, students, researchers, the media, as well as anybody interested in the development in the Indian economy.
State of the Economy and Prospects
Micro Foundations of Macro Economic Policy
Fiscal Developments and Public Finance
Prices and Monetary Management
Financial Intermediation and Markets
Balance of Payments
Agriculture and Food
Energy, Infrastructure and Communications
Sustainable Development and Climate Change
India and the Global Economy