Monthly Archives: April 2013

CBPS Annual Budget Lecture on 30 April 2013 at 6pm

CBPS, in association with Indian Institute of World Culture (IIWC), is organising its Annual Budget Lecture on Banking and the Budget: Examining the Linkages on 30 April 2013 at 6pm at Manorama Hall, IIWC. The lecture will be delivered by Prof. M.S. Sriram, IIM Bangalore and the session will be chaired by Prof. Vinod Vyasulu, CBPS.

Comprehensive Government Finance Architecture – the Australian Example

Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.                                                        Abraham Lincoln The Financial Rules, the Treasury Rules / Code, the Accounting Codes and… Read more »

Conflict of Interest – the bottom line

The Asian Development Bank defines corruption quite concisely as ‘abuse of public office for personal gain’. Conflict between personal interest and the public interest is implicit in all incidents of corruption. Any corrupt act invariably compromises the larger public interest. Whether it is the frauds in Commonwealth Games, the allocation of 2G, denotification of government lands or illegal mining –… Read more »