In Conversation on Urbanisation with Dr. Shlomo Angel

In a three-part interview series Vishnu Prasad of IFMR Finance Foundation speaks with Dr. Shlomo (Solly) Angel, adjunct professor at NYU and senior research scholar at the NYU Stern…

India’s Suburban Transformation

According to the 2011 Population Census data, urban India grew by 90 million people in the previous decade.

Land as a source of financing urban infrastructure

At a fundamental level, it can be argued that internal revenue sources are the most critical funding levers available to a municipality because without effective, predictable generation of internal…

Karnataka Municipalities Act, 1964 – Part I & II

Continuing our Municipal Finance blog series on the Financing Small Cities blog, in this two-part series we look at the Karnataka Municipalities Act, 1964, which is the enabling legislation…

JNNURM: Brief Overview of the Mission – Part I & II

Continuing our blog series on Municipal Finance in India, in this two-part series we provide a brief overview of the Jawaharlal Nehru Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM).