Reports


Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs) in India

Our report prepared in collaboration with ASSOCHAM is based on India’s largest primary …

Future of work: District Level

Our study aims to create a best in class, replicable district framework which can be used …

Twin Burden of CDs & NCDs: Economic Burden of Food and Water Contamination in India

The data relating to food borne and water borne diseases is limited in India. Therefore, t…

Economic Burden of Non-Communicable Diseases in India: A Study on the Significant Associated Risk Factors

Our study conducted in collaboration with ASSOCHAM analyses the economic burden of Non Com…

Invisible Enemy: Impact of Smuggling on Indian Economy and Employment

Mr. Nityanand Rai- Minister of State Home Affairs, Mr. Anurag Singh Thakur- Minister of St…

Genesis of Corporate Frauds in India - Are Early Warning Signals Identifiable?

Our study is an effort to deepen the understanding of fraud in the private sector in the p…

Gender Parity Index: A Toolkit to Evaluate Gender Diversity & Empowerment of Women in the Formal Sector in India, Report on Results of the Survey 2017-18

TARI, in collaboration with FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO), administered the Gender Parit…

Ensnared in Poverty: A Study on Rural Indebtedness in India

Our study “Ensnared in Poverty – A Study on Rural Indebtedness in India” undertaken …

Mobile Telephony in India Towards a Sustainable Innovation Economy

This report prepared by Thought Arbitrage (TARI) in partnership with Broadband India Forum…

Indian Tyre Industry Turning the Wheels of Progress

Our study analyses the Indian Tyre industry's economic potential, its key growth drivers a…

An Assessment of Skill Building in India in Recent Times 2017

India has made a reputation for herself as a global knowledge-based economy on the strengt…

Agenda for Uttar Pradesh Government 2017

Thought Arbitrage prepared this report jointly with ASSOCHAM to assess the existing condit…

Agenda for Punjab Government 2017

A joint vision paper for the Punjab government by ASSOCHAM and Thought Arbitrage Researc…

Agenda for Uttarakhand Government 2017

This study conducted by Thought Arbitrage in partnership with ASSOCHAM makes an assessment…

Promises to Keep: Flagship Programmes and their Three-Year Journey

Our study conducted in collaboration with ASSOCHAM analyses outcome of the most popular fl…

Gender Parity Index: A Toolkit to Evaluate Gender Diversity & Empowerment of Women in the Formal Sector in India

TARI prepared a Gender Parity Index in partnership with FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO). T…

Exploring the Reasons behind Tepid Response to Gold Monetisation Scheme

Gold Monetisation Scheme (GMS) was proposed and launched in 2015-16, replacing both Gold D…

What has impeded the success of Anti-Malaria programmes ?

This study aims to estimate the reach and impact of the various models for anti-malaria p…

Food Processing Industry Contributing to Make in India

This study by TARI has been commissioned by ASSOCHAM to provide a focussed analysis of foo…

Women in Development - A Background Paper for Assocham's BIMSTEC-SAARC Women's Economic Forum

TARI partnered with Assocham and prepared a background paper for the BIMSTEC-SAARC Women's…

Pledge for Parity - Gender Justice & the Judicial Framework Down the Ages

Thought Arbitrage prepared a background paper for ASSOCHAM on the occasion of Internationa…

Corporate Governance in India@2016:Where Do We Stand?

Our report on Corporate Governance done for FICCI has 6 out of the 10 recommendations  w…

Invisible Enemy: A Threat to our National Interests

TARI's latest study conducted in joint partnership with FICCI CASCADE attempts to highligh…

Need for policy reforms to combat illicit markets

TARI's recent study for FICCI Committee Against Smuggling and Counterfeiting Activities D…

Employment Generation and Rebooting India

TARI's joint study with ASSOCHAM, assesses the current employment situation of India bas…

Ease of Doing Business in Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh is one of the key states of India contributing about 8.1% to the country’s…

Start-Up India: Making India Stand Up

TARI's joint study with ASSOCHAM makes an effort to identify components that establish and…

Sustainability Report based on ISO26000 and NVGs

TARI prepared a Sustainability Report for Apollo Tyres Ltd. for the year 2015-16 based on …

Corporate Governance in India@2016: Where Do We Stand?

Have the regulations achieved governance ? The changes that the journey of Corporate Regu…

Female Labour Force Participation

TARI conducted a study on ‘Female Labour Force Participation in India' to analyse Indi…

Union Budget 2016-17 Analysis and Impact

Budget 2016-17 may not have big bang reforms for the industry, but it has definitely made…

Inclusiveness and Accessibility Index

Inclusivess and Accessibilty Index, prepared by TARI in collaboration with The Federation …

MSME Sector in Uttar Pradesh Exceeds its Target in 11th FYP both in Number and Employment

TARI's joint study conducted with ASSOCHAM depicts that UP government's thrust upon dev…

The Construction Industry contributing to Make in India

The Indian construction sector’s contribution to GDP has stayed fairly constant at aroun…

Translating Aspirations into Reality: India@22

As India moves towards 75 years of independence in 2022, it should reach at the developmen…

The Gems & Jewellery Industry contributing to Make in India

Gems and jewellery industry has a huge potential to contribute to India’s dream of becom…

The Textiles and Apparels Industry contributing to Make in India

Textiles and apparels is one of the oldest and largest industries in the Indian economy in…

India-Africa Trade: Continuous Sunshine

India and Africa are expected to be the next frontiers of growth in a world affected by an…

Sustainability Report based on ISO26000 and NVGs

TARI prepared a Sustainability Report for Apollo Tyres Ltd. for the year 2014-15 based on…

Make in India: The Next Leap

The study takes an industry-specific look at manufacturing – industries having compara…

Health Card of India - A Study of Burden of Diseases

India accounts for 21% of the world's burden of disease. Worse, it faces a double disease …

Illicit Markets- A Threat to Our National Interests: The Auto Components Industry

The size of illegal market in the automobile industry of India is estimated to be a whoppi…

Illicit Markets- A Threat to Our National Interests: The Alcoholic Beverages Industry

The size of grey market in alcoholic beverages registered a maximum jump – up from 10.2%…

Illicit Markets- A Threat to Our National Interests: A Report on the Broadcasting Industry in India

The broadcasting industry faces its unique set up problems of piracy and copyright infring…

Illicit Markets- A Threat to Our National Interests: The Computer Hardware Industry

The extent of illicit markets in computer hardware industry has increased marginally betwe…

Illicit Markets- A Threat to Our National Interests: The FMCG-Personal Goods Industry

Our study of FMCG-personal goods industry shows significant presence of illicit market whi…

Illicit Markets- A Threat to Our National Interests: The FMCG-Packaged Foods Industry

The FMCG-packaged foods industry is the only one under the TARI-FICCI-CASCADE study which …

Illicit Markets- A Threat to Our National Interests: A Report on the Motion Picture Industry in India

The study looks at two categories of motion picture industry – domestic box office and h…

Illicit Markets- A Threat to Our National Interests: The Mobile Phones Industry

Keeping with the trend in most industries under study, the mobile phone industry has also …

Illicit Markets- A Threat to Our National Interests: The Tobacco Industry

Ironically, increase in tax on tobacco products has led to increase in the grey markets an…

India Development Story 2040 - Alternative Pathways

This is the output of deliberations of 28 top economists and social thinkers of India, i…

Illicit Markets- A Threat to Our National Interests: A Report Prepared for FICCI CASCADE

This is executive summary of 9 illicit markets studied by TARI - FICCI CASCADE : FMCG Pack…

Bidis: A Curse for the Poor - A Choice Between Death and a Debt Trap

Bidi accounts for 64% of total tobacco consumption in India and the economic burden of dis…

Socio-Economic Impact of Piracy in the Publishing Sector

For the first time in India, this study estimates and quantifies the extent of piracy in p…

Fair Pricing of Land and its Compensation in an Emerging Economy: Case for India

The study examines over 700,000 land transactions spread over three decades in four repres…

Alliance for Integrity Chiselling the Way Forward

In an increasingly globalised world, where diverse stakeholders interact within and across…

Taking Stock-Playing in the Indian Capital Markets

The legislative framework of the country has been moving towards developing stronger, depe…

Power to the Planet: Sustainability Disclosures by the Indian Power Sector

Power to the Planet - Sustainability Disclosures by the Indian Power Sector is a study tha…

Understanding the Demand and Supply Equations of Corruption and Fraud: An Insight into the Corruption and Fraud by the Private Sector in India

This is probably the first report in India which analyses with quantitative data of over 1…

Study on the State of Corporate Governance in India

RBI plays a leading role in formulating and implementing corporate governance norms for In…

Socio-Economic Impact of Counterfeiting, Smuggling & Tax Evasion in Seven Key Indian Industry Sectors

Thought Arbitrage Research Institute proudly announces the completion of a pioneering stud…

Sustainability Reporting at Crossroads Reporting Trends Survey 2012

The study aims at: 1. Assessing two current major trends: Integrated Reporting and the u…

Sustainability Reporting– Practices and Trends in India 2012

The Sustainability Reporting Practices and Trends in India 2012 – joint research by the …

Corporate Governance in India - From Policies to Reality

The study is an endeavor to take stock of the corporate governance environment in India as…

Corporate Governance Issues with Coal India and its minority shareholders

In January 2012, GCV based pricing mechanism which CIL had introduced in December 2011 was…

Articles

CEO salaries: A question of pay

Governance is about equity, balance and fairness, and the gatekeepers need to hold themselves demons

Corruption need not be the grease that oils the wheels of progress     

Dr. Manmohan Singh, Former Prime Minister of India