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Dear Rajan, answer to inflation lies in agricultural market reforms

Dec 19, 2013

Dear Rajan, answer to inflation lies in agricultural market reforms

Perhaps the answer to this inflation cycle lies away from economics and more into agricultural market reforms #Inflation #RBI #Interest rates #Rate hike #Raghuram Rajan #LetterstoFP
RBI naive to think inflation will come down

Dec 19, 2013

RBI naive to think inflation will come down

The inflation will be higher as long as the government continues to increase the prices of diesel as it is the fuel for 80 percent of the economy. #Economy #Inflation #RBI #Raghuram Rajan #LetterstoFP
Just chill! Fed taper is more positive than negative for India

Dec 09, 2013

Just chill! Fed taper is more positive than negative for India

The reason is that a stronger US economy will lead to the Fed lowering and stopping its $85 billion a month bond purchase programme in the coming months. #United States #Inflation #ToWhatEffect #Ben Bernanke #Federal Reserve #Janet Yellen #rate guidance
Waiting for Godot Will RBI's wait for a stable rupee be endless?

Jul 30, 2013

Waiting for Godot Will RBI's wait for a stable rupee be endless?

The INR has depreciated by over 25 percent over the last couple of years on the back of many factors including fiscal and current account deficits, rising inflation and falling GDP growth, strength in the US economy relative to the rest of the world and expectations of the US Federal Reserve (Fed) withdrawing its asset purchase program sooner than later. #Inflation #GDP #RBI #Rupee #PolicyWatch #RBI policy
Growth, inflation woes Why the ball is back in govt's court

Jul 16, 2013

Growth, inflation woes Why the ball is back in govt's court

The green shoots have certainly not appeared and the monsoon period is not exactly the time when there is much private activity. Inflation will stabilize at a higher level once the impact of rupee depreciation gets embedded in the system. #Economy #HowThisWorks #Inflation #P. Chidambaram #RBI #Growth #Budget 2013-2014
Dont rejoice just yet. Falling gold prices may not reduce CAD

Apr 29, 2013

Dont rejoice just yet. Falling gold prices may not reduce CAD

High price sensitivity of demand may actually increase Indians demand for gold and eventually end up with little or no impact on the CAD. #Economy #Inflation #Gold #RBI #Current Account Deficit #ExpertView #gold imports #policy
Inflation undershoots expectations, bets rise for another rate cut

Apr 15, 2013

Inflation undershoots expectations, bets rise for another rate cut

Coming after a series of depressing developments on the economic front, the latest inflation figure is bound to give a fillip to those segments clamoring for another rate cut when the RBI meets on 3 May to decide its monetary policy stance. #Inflation #RBI #WPI #PolicyWatch #Rate cut #CAD
IIP improves, but dark clouds loom

Oct 12, 2012

IIP improves, but dark clouds loom

Inflation, exports slump, and a volatile rupee: theres enough to worry about. #Inflation #RBI #IIP #NumberCrunching
There is no tradeoff between growth and inflation

Jun 25, 2012

There is no tradeoff between growth and inflation

Some people think that a little higher inflation is better than slower growth. But this is a fallacious argument #Business/Finance #Monetary policy #Stagflation #Tradeoffs #Growth vsInflation
Why inflation is good for the poor...and the government

Apr 27, 2012

Why inflation is good for the poor...and the government

Is inflation as bad for the poor as it is made out to be? The answer seems to be a qualified no... #Business/Finance #Inflation #PriceWatch #Real interest rate #Inflation tax