January 12, 2017
Urjit Patel: The Five-Year Twist
Contrary to the government’s claims, the growth in high denomination currency circulation hasn't been irregular and has risen proportionally with GDP
January 02, 2017
Demonetisation’s Hydra-Headed Critics
Vivek Dehejia responds to some of the many criticisms heaped on demonetisation
December 19, 2016
The Many Canards Surrounding Currency Swap
In this Mint article, Resident Senior Fellow Vivek Dehejia presents his view on the monetary economics of demonetisation.
December 19, 2016
Vivek Dehejia Talks to The Financial Express on the Importance of the RBIs move to eKYC
Vivek Dehejia talks about the importance of eKYC in expanding banking access.
November 14, 2016
War on Black Money or Peace with Magenta Money?
Praveen Chakravarty, Visiting Senior Fellow at IDFC Institute explains why introduction of Rs 2,000 rupee note, goes against the very grain of demonetisation of high value currency to prevent black money. ...
November 01, 2016
The $2 Trillion Survey
The RBI surveys more than 5,000 households every quarter across 18 cities and towns about their short and long-term inflation expectations. Praveen Chakravarty, Visiting Senior Fellow at IDFC Institute investigates to what extent the inflation expe...
September 04, 2016
The Roots of Inflation in India
The article talks about inflation targeting and delves into what causes inflation
August 29, 2016
Vivek Dehejia Speaks to the Open Magazine on the Appointment of Urjit Patel as Governer RBI
Vivek Dehejia, Resident Senior Fellow at IDFC Institute speaks to the Open Magazine , on the appointment of Dr. Urjit Patel as Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the challenges that lie ahead for him.
August 15, 2016
The Currency Question
The article questions the practice of inflation targeting for India in the current global non-system
August 03, 2016
New Banks Won't Pose a Threat to Existing Ones: Pros
This article talks about an evolving banking system based on recent developments at the RBI