Narratives of Natural Resource Corruption and Environmental Regulatory Reforms in India

Narratives of Natural Resource Corruption and Environmental Regulatory Reforms in India

Economic & Political Weekly, 25 December 2021

The shifting discourses on the purposes, objectives, and forms of India’s environment regulations are discussed within the broader domestic, political, and economic contexts. The environmental law reforms are being designed to legalise and protect financial investments in projects, irrespective of their environmental performance, and to monetise their impacts and damages.