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Mar 15, 2012
Budget 2012: What Pranab could borrow from Manmohan's 1991 speechThe Union budget has to do the same rescue act for the economy as Manmohan Singh's 1991 budget. So why not borrow words from the original?
Feb 24, 2012
Lowering of rates depends on fiscal deficit: MontekIndia's fiscal deficit is expected to be 5.6 percent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) this fiscal as against the budget estimates of 4.6 per cent of GDP.
Jan 10, 2012
Sure, Mr PM, we're shamed by malnutrition. But are you?It's all very well to shock us with statistics about India's malnourished children. But it only reflects a colossal failure of public policy, for which all governments, including Manmohan Singh's, bear the blame.
Dec 22, 2011
Current account deficit may widen more, inflation risks remain: RBIIndia's current account deficit is expected to widen further due to higher oil prices and sharp increase in imports of bullion.
Sep 28, 2011
We need to cut down fiscal deficit: Kaushik BasuIndia needs to bring down its fiscal deficit and make room for private investment, the chief economic adviser to the finance ministry, Kaushik Basu, said on Wednesday.
Jun 27, 2011
Capital controls are acquiring a legitimacy of their own nowUnfettered cross-border flow of capital into emerging economies poses risks to financial stability, which is why capital controls are occasionally needed. Here's how to do it smartly.
May 21, 2011
RBI is shooting itself in the foot over inflationSustained and persistent inflation is not an act of god. It is made by mistakes in macroeconomic policy. It can and should be contained by solving these problems of macroeconomic policy.