Saturday, September 5, 2015| Latest E-book
You are here:
NotJobsButPassion
#

NotJobsButPassion

Articles

Budget 2012: Will the FM think long-term for a change?

Feb 14, 2012

Budget 2012: Will the FM think long-term for a change?

The reduction of taxes, spending on rural employment and now a food security bill are all short-term measures guaranteed to bring down the country in the long term. #Inflation #Reserve Bank of India #NREGA #Pranab Mukerjee #Budget 2012 #Budget2012 #NotJobsButPassion
How long can govt be on RBI life support?

Feb 03, 2012

How long can govt be on RBI life support?

Repercussions of withdrawing support is the sharp fall in public spending as markets punish the govt for its excesses by taking up bond yields to levels where servicing debt becomes unsustainable. #HowThisWorks #Finance #RBI #Reserve Bank of India #stockmarket #Italy #European Central Bank #NotJobsButPassion
Why corruption can't drive house prices higher forever

Feb 01, 2012

Why corruption can't drive house prices higher forever

Corruption has become a selling point for builders, while investors justify paying high prices citing corruption. But buying property based on it can only lead to disaster. #real estate sector #ConnectTheDots #property #Real estate markets #NotJobsButPassion
The US takes to inflation targeting - and how!

Jan 27, 2012

The US takes to inflation targeting - and how!

The US Fed has announced an official inflation rate it will be targeting - 2 percent. It proposes to make policy more transparent. #Inflation #Ben Bernanke #US Fed #Paul Volcker #NotJobsButPassion
CRR cut: Govt plays spoilsport to more robust market rally

Jan 24, 2012

CRR cut: Govt plays spoilsport to more robust market rally

The RBI could have offered a repo rate cut if only the government had achieved some measure of fiscal consolidation. #RBI #CRR #Repo #GDP growth #MonetaryPolicy #NotJobsButPassion
The euro debt crisis isn't over; it's the ECB opening the taps

Jan 23, 2012

The euro debt crisis isn't over; it's the ECB opening the taps

Yields on eurozone debt have fallen, but don't assume that the crisis is abating. This is just the result of the ECB's liquidity boosting activities. #Eurozone crisis #Bond yields #ECB #NotJobsButPassion
Rs 65,000 cr missing money: RBI needs to explain liquidity drop

Jan 19, 2012

Rs 65,000 cr missing money: RBI needs to explain liquidity drop

Even after accounting for dollar sales, and extra note printing on the govt's behalf, there is a Rs 65,000 gap in unexplained liquidity demand. #RBI #Repo #liquidity #LAF #Money Trail #NotJobsButPassion
The RBI should not wait; it must cut CRR and rates now

Jan 16, 2012

The RBI should not wait; it must cut CRR and rates now

Since the economy always responds with a lag to rate cuts, the RBI needs to start cutting repo and CRr rates in its 24 January policy #Inflation #RBI #Monetary policy #CRR #Macroview #Repo Cut #NotJobsButPassion
2012 can see a global equity market rally with euro as the carry trade currency

Jan 10, 2012

2012 can see a global equity market rally with euro as the carry trade currency

Low eurozone interest rates and high liquidity from the central bank will can act as a catalyst for carry trades. #HowThisWorks #US Dollar #Euro #Eurozone #DebtCrisis #ECB #NotJobsButPassion
A 100th century to save a match

Jan 06, 2012

A 100th century to save a match

If ever there was a time to prove his greatness, it is today. Not that Sachin needs to, but this a time gifted to him by the gods. #Sachin Tendulkar #Gautam Gambhir #Dilip Vengsarkar #India vs Australia #NotJobsButPassion