Articles by Vivek Kaul
Dec 18, 2015
Easy money can't be forever: A simple reason why US Fed “really” raised interest ratesArray
Dec 15, 2015
Shale vs crude: Why oil prices are on a free fall even as Opec members sufferThe IEA monthly report expects the extra oil from Iran to add 300 million barrels to the already swelling oil inventories.
Dec 14, 2015
Why stable real estate prices is not good news for buildersData from real estate research firm PropEquity points out that as on 30 September 2015, a total of 6,048 luxury apartments priced above Rs 5 crore continued to remain unsold in Mumbai.
Nov 21, 2015
Point blank: 7th Pay Commission recommendations will hit govt finances hardIn 2005-06, the total government expenditure had stood at Rs 5,06,123 crore. A decade later in 2015-16, the total government expenditure is projected to be at Rs 17,77,477 crore. This means an increase in expenditure at around 13.4 percent per year.
Oct 20, 2015
From Son of India to Make in India: Why the country is failing the manufacturing race stillModi has the majority to get things done. If he doesn’t, chances are the Congress might be voted back to power. And there can be no bigger tragedy than that
Oct 06, 2015
Why the Bihar poll matters for stock markets: A BJP win will allow stockbrokers to sell 'acche din' againBihar election is important from the context of whether the Modi government still enjoys popular mandate or not
Sep 30, 2015
RBI cuts rate by 50 bps: It won’t revive the real estate sector; lower home prices willMost of what is being built by real estate developers will continue to remain unsold. The real estate developers have priced themselves out of the market
Sep 22, 2015
Jaitley should talk about high home prices as well, and not just high EMIsIf the real estate sector has to pick up, the government has to go after real estate prices
Sep 18, 2015
Here's the real reason why US Federal Reserve did not raise interest ratesNow that the FOMC hasn’t raised interest rates, calls for the RBI governor Raghuram Rajan to cut the repo rate are going to get louder
Sep 11, 2015
Dear PM, corporates won't take risks because once-bitten banks wouldn't want to lend to themThe last time banks went on an overdrive while lending to corporates they burnt their fingers badly, with corporates defaulting big time on their loans