October 08, 2018
Myths, Theories and Rupee Realities
The slide in the rupee is propelled by multiple factors
October 08, 2018
Ill winds blow on Mint Road
The appointment of S. Gurumurthy to the RBI board suggests that the government is abandoning conventional economics in favour of its putative Indic alternative
August 29, 2017
Calls to Weaken Rupee are Misguided
The need for India to allow the market to freely determine the value of the Rupee while focussing on its inflation-targeting monetary policy regime.
August 20, 2017
Cut the Monetary Policy Committee Some Slack
Why has India's Monetary Policy Committee erred on overestimating inflation in the last two interest rate-setting decisions?
July 17, 2017
India and the Mundell-Laffer Policy Mix
Based on the Mundell-Laffer supply-side approach, one can view economic policy (and reforms) in the context of three broad buckets: tax and spending policy, monetary policy, and regulatory policy
February 27, 2017
Trump is on the Money on US Fed
The need for the US Fed to move away from unconventional monetary policies towards fixed, rule-based inflation targeting.
November 21, 2016
The Case for Sound Money
Over the course of history, trust in fiat currency has most often been weakened by erratic and high inflation, and shattered after episodes of hyperinflation.
October 06, 2016
Central bankers need new tools
The article talks about the various policy goals that Central Banks today have to chase
August 30, 2016
Coraggio, governor Patel!
The article speaks about Urijit Patel as the new RBI governor
August 15, 2016
The Currency Question
The article questions the practice of inflation targeting for India in the current global non-system