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May 12, 2017
Arvind Subramanian tells experts: Don't fall over backwards to justify official linesArray
May 08, 2017
To defend RBI's credibility, Urjit Patel, 5 other MPC members to chase 4% inflation targetMarkets have interpreted that as the range of 2-6 percent, arguing that pursuing a specific 4 percent target takes away the flexibility needed in an economy that must grow by at least 8 percent a year to allow for full employment
Apr 21, 2017
MPC minutes: If remonetisation is progressing well, why are the ATMs still running dry?If demonetisation impact is a thing of the past and the impact is transitory, why the manufacturing sector is still struggling to get back to shape?
Apr 20, 2017
Inflation worries: RBI not to tinker with policy rates over the next 18 monthsThe median consensus in the poll of more than 35 economists, conducted between 10-19 April, was for the policy repo rate to remain at 6.25 percent until the fourth quarter of 2018 at least, and the reverse repo rate at 6 percent
Apr 18, 2017
WPI inflation at 5.7%: With food prices remaining the villain, monsoon holds the keyThe Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) had cautioned in its recent policy readings that monsoons this year will be crucial to decide the course of policy rates, while changing its policy stance from ‘accommodative’ to ‘neutral’ early this year.
Apr 13, 2017
February IIP contracts 1.2%: Bad news shows demonetisation still a drag; good monsoon only hopeIn recent months, the Index of Industrial Production (IIP), has offered an inconsistent and perplexing trend with highly volatile and often contradicting numbers with the GDP figures
Apr 07, 2017
Reserve Bank of India moves to cut system's excess cash to help contain inflationIndia's consumer inflation climbed to 3.65 percent in February from a year earlier, from its lowest levels in at least five years.
Apr 07, 2017
RBI monetary policy takeaways: What the central bank thinks of growth, NPAs, liquidityGiven that banks have closed their accounts in March, the market was keen to get a clear number on the demonetisation exercise in terms of the return of old notes to the system.
Apr 06, 2017
RBI policy: Repo rate unchanged at 6.25%; full text of the MPC statementThe decision of the MPC is consistent with a neutral stance of monetary policy in consonance with the objective of achieving the medium-term target for consumer price index (CPI) inflation of 4 per cent within a band of +/- 2 percent, while supporting growth.
Apr 06, 2017
RBI Monetary Policy: Experts hail status quo on repo rate, continuance of neutral stanceThe Reserve Bank of India kept its repo rate at 6.25 percent for a third consecutive policy meeting