TN Govt. to constitute an Economic Advisory Council

The Tamil Nadu government has decided to constitute an Economic Advisory Council to the Chief Minister, comprising leading experts, including Nobel laureate Esther Duflo, to chalk out a path for rapid and inclusive economic growth in the State that is facing in the midst of a serious economic crisis induced by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Noted Members of the Council

  • Nobel laureate Esther Duflo (from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
  • Raghuram Rajan ( Former Reserve Bank of India Governor)
  • Arvind Subramanian (Former Chief Economic Advisor to the Government of India)
  • Jean Drèze (Development Economist)
  • S. Narayan (former Union Finance Secretary)