The 2022 budget needed to do a balancing act. While the economy is back on the growth path, it has been uneven. The aggregate GDP number does not give a complete picture. Performance varied across sectors. Income growth across income classes has been divergent. So, the need of the moment was to ensure that the nascent growth is accelerated, while at the same time supporting those who are still struggling.
Did it manage to do that? Read more here.
Published in Monecontrol.com
February 1, 2022