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India's Desperately Needed Banking Reforms in Doubt
July 06, 2016
India's Desperately Needed Banking Reforms in Doubt
The departure of India’s central bank governor casts doubts on the government’s willingness to implement new reforms.
India's Desperately Needed Banking Reforms in Doubt
Politics Over Performance: Indian Central Banker Raghuram Rajan Won't Seek Second Term
June 20, 2016
Politics Over Performance: Indian Central Banker Raghuram Rajan Won't Seek Second Term
Amid structural changes to the Indian central bank and an onslaught of personal attacks, Raghuram Rajan has had enough.
Politics Over Performance: Indian Central Banker Raghuram Rajan Won't Seek Second Term
Indian Bill to Overhaul Monetary Policymaking Passes Lower House
May 06, 2016
Indian Bill to Overhaul Monetary Policymaking Passes Lower House
New proposed legislation could drastically overhaul Indian monetary policy-making.
Indian Bill to Overhaul Monetary Policymaking Passes Lower House
India’s Upcoming Interest Rate Decision
November 30, 2015
India’s Upcoming Interest Rate Decision
Which way will the RBI move on monetary policy?
India’s Upcoming Interest Rate Decision
The Significance of India’s Big Rate Cut
October 04, 2015
The Significance of India’s Big Rate Cut
The RBI’s 50 basis point cut coincides with increasingly positive economic data for India.
The Significance of India’s Big Rate Cut
Will Raghuram Rajan Complete the Century?
September 28, 2015
Will Raghuram Rajan Complete the Century?
The Reserve Bank of India governor should be looking to make another rate cut on Tuesday.
Will Raghuram Rajan Complete the Century?
Indian Government Launches Plan to Give Poor Bank Accounts
August 29, 2014
Indian Government Launches Plan to Give Poor Bank Accounts
The policy represents a major shift in how India handles welfare.
Indian Government Launches Plan to Give Poor Bank Accounts
Raghuram Rajan: Why Does India 'Tolerate the Venal Politician?'
August 22, 2014
Raghuram Rajan: Why Does India 'Tolerate the Venal Politician?'
Also, the Taliban ramps up its attacks, Sushma Swaraj talks Hindu identity and more. Friday links.
Raghuram Rajan: Why Does India 'Tolerate the Venal Politician?'
India Needs More Than BRICS
August 01, 2014
India Needs More Than BRICS
Their new bank notwithstanding, the BRICS grouping is unlikely to help the Indian economy fulfill its potential.
India Needs More Than BRICS
Emerging Market Jitters
January 31, 2014
Emerging Market Jitters
The last week of January saw investors move out of emerging markets.
Emerging Market Jitters
Indian Inflation Eases Slightly
January 15, 2014
Indian Inflation Eases Slightly
But inflationary pressures built into the economy complicate matters for the Reserve Bank.
Indian Inflation Eases Slightly
Another Challenging Year Awaits for India’s Economy
January 06, 2014
Another Challenging Year Awaits for India’s Economy
Lower growth rates and stubborn inflation will keep the Reserve Bank of India on its toes.
Another Challenging Year Awaits for India’s Economy
Is India’s Economy ‘On The Up?’
December 09, 2013
Is India’s Economy ‘On The Up?’
Recent figures have prompted optimism, but the country still has many issues to address.
Is India’s Economy ‘On The Up?’
Reserve Bank of India Raises Key Rate
September 20, 2013
Reserve Bank of India Raises Key Rate
After a euphoric welcome, India’s new RBI chief has delivered a dose of reality, raising a key interest rate.
Reserve Bank of India Raises Key Rate
Raghuram Rajan: A Flying Start
September 09, 2013
Raghuram Rajan: A Flying Start
India’s new central banker gets off to a promising start. But there is only so much he can fix.
Raghuram Rajan: A Flying Start
India’s New Central Bank Governor
August 08, 2013
India’s New Central Bank Governor
Raghuram Rajan is to take over at the Reserve Bank of India this autumn. He faces some immediate headaches.
India’s New Central Bank Governor
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