June 20, 2016
Raghuram Rajan's Going is Not the End of the World
Shankkar Aiyar argues: "R3XIT was ugly, but Raghuram Rajan's going is not the end of the world".
June 20, 2016
Time to Put the Rajan Affair Behind
Vivek Dehejia highlights the next steps as Raghuram Rajan prepares to move on from the RBI
May 16, 2016
The Importance of Being Raghuram Govind Rajan
Visitng Fellow, Shankkar Aiyar in this The New Indian Express article looks at the current tenure of the Governor of Reserve Bank of India, Dr. Raghuram Govind Rajan and gives a politico-economic lowdown on his accomplishments as the Governor...
May 15, 2016
Why have Capital Flows to Emerging Markets Slowed Down
We need a new Bretton Woods system to reduce volatility in capital flows and the global economy.
April 22, 2016
Innovation in priority sector lending
Praveen Chakravarty writes in Mint that "It has the potential to increase efficiency in banking without sacrificing on larger inclusion and equity goals".
April 16, 2016
Caring about personal insolvency
Renuka Sane writes in Business Standard: "The system for resolving personal insolvency is broken. The inability to recover loans through legal means has led to incidents of recovery through musclemen. The RBI has issued circulars against coercive col...
February 15, 2016
Raghuram Rajan explains why corrupt politicians win elections in India
Raghuram Rajan's explanation on why corrupt politicians still win elections and how this is a direct consequence of the myriad of problems and shortfalls that exist in the system.
December 21, 2015
Why RBI is Watching Currency Derivatives
Visiting Fellow Praveen Chakravarty explains why the RBI is watching the currency derivatives market, in this article in the Hindu Business Line. He is reminded of a recent lunch conversation with Larry Summers, Treasury Secretary of the US, during B...
September 07, 2015
"This is the best year for the govt to set the house in order"
IDFC Chief Economist Indranil Pan pegs GDP rise at 7.7 percent for the current fiscal: Forbes
August 30, 2015
Contagion and Spillovers in the World of Finance
The current global financial system is really a non-system