Livemint Breaks the News: India Exploring A Social Progress Index of Its States

Image: Michael E. Porter, Bishop William Lawrence University Professor, Harvard Business School, and Chair of the Social Progress Imperative Advisory Board (2nd from left); and Michael Green, CEO of the Social Progress Imperative (far right) discussing the applicability of the Social Progress Index to India.
Published: May 25, 2017

Social Progress Imperative Advisory Board Chair Professor Michael E. Porter is cited by the online publication livemint after a lecture organized by NITI Aayog on May 25.

Excerpt:

“Porter said that after a point, economic prosperity will lead to new challenges such as pollution and lifestyle diseases that will make further improvement in social development tougher, unless conscious policy decisions are taken.”

Read the entire article on the livemint website. 

Read the discussion paper on the Social Progress Index for Indian States.