2017

Not with a bang, Indian Express 02 February 2017
Reserved Bank of India, Indian Express 14 January 2017

2016

Crossing the chasm, Indian Express 09 December 2016
Show me the money, Indian Express 11 November 2016
Unprepared for bad days, Indian Express 17 October 2016
A note for Dr Patel,Indian Express 09 September 2016
Dengue should be prevented and not merely tackled when the epidemic sets in,Indian Express 30 July 2016
The fall guy,Indian Express 28 May 2016
Sort out the tax maze,Indian Express 09 April 2016
La-la land budget,Indian Express 02 March 2016
Let the rupee slide,Indian Express 03 February 2016
Be tight-fisted,Indian Express 18 January 2016

2014

Hold on to interest rates,Financial Express 1 April 2014
Open up the capital account,Financial Express 15 March 2014
No escape from freedom,Indian Express 3 March 2014
With an eye on inflation,Indian Express 14 February 2014
Not by babanomics,Indian Express 22 January 2014
Same old banking,Indian Express 14 January 2014
Regulator, not planner,Financial Express 11 January 2014
Constricted by law,Indian Express 2 January 2014

2013

Looking like a recovery,Financial Express 20 December 2013
Cereal offenders,Indian Express 17 December 2013
What 2014 won't change,Indian Express 26 November 2013
Inflation-targetting is critical,Financial Express 25 November 2013
Trial by taper,Indian Express 13 November 2013
Respite as opportunity,Indian Express 24 October 2013
Rajan vs RBI,Financial Express 22 October 2013
Forming new bonds,Indian Express 16 October 2013
A focus for the RBI,Indian Express 24 September 2013
Reverse liquidity tightening,Financial Express 19 September 2013
Some RBI dos and don'ts,Indian Express 18 September 2013
The road ahead for Rajan,Financial Express 5 September 2013
Fighting the taper,Indian Express 3 September 2013
Reform chance for new Indian governor,OMFIF 30 August 2013
The needless battle,Indian Express 19 August 2013
India Inc hedges its bets,Financial Express 16 August 2013
Raghuram Rajan takes helm at difficult time,OMFIF 7 August 2013
Whose monetary policy?,Indian Express 5 August 2013
Does India need sovereign bonds?,Financial Express 24 july 2013
The taming of the rupee,Financial Express 12 july 2013
Losing currency,Indian Express 10 July 2013
How to cap the CAD,Financial Express 28 june 2013
Don't try to control the rupee,Financial Express 21 june 2013
Modi's food security test,Indian Express 14 June 2013
Can't bank on it,Indian Express 04 June 2013
Stick to the line of control,Financial Express 27 May 2013
How do you prevent rupee trades?,Financial Express 10 May 2013
Some chit chat,Indian Express 08 May 2013
Growth pick-up still a mirage,Financial Express 30 April 2013
China's rebalancing act,Indian Express 30 April 2013
Selling it right,Indian Express 11 April 2013
Turf war in the offing,Financial Express 26 March 2013
Caps unlock,Indian Express 20 March 2013
Budget has two faces,Indian Express 5 March 2013
In the shadow of the deficit,Indian Express 26 February 2013
Can't figure it away,Indian Express 12 February 2013
Right hand, left hand,Indian Express 5 February 2013
Reform, then remove SST,Financial Express 28 January 2013
Bank for the buck,Indian Express 24 January 2013
A finer balance,Indian Express 10 January 2013

2012

Why reforms aren't lifting growth,Financial Express 28 December 2012
It's Delhi's move,Indian Express 27 December 2012
Watch out for capital flow via trade,Financial Express 20 December 2012
Open and shut Indian Express 13 December 2012
Identify this Indian Express 3 December 2012
Growing pains Indian Express 16 November 2012
Governance 2.0 Indian Express 7 November 2012
Policy easing won't lift investment,Financial Express 24 October 2012
One head is better than many,Indian Express 16 October 2012
What is regulation for? Indian Express 4 October 2012
Towards better financial regulation Financial Express 2 October 2012
In the mood for reform Indian Express 17 September 2012
Sovereign warning Indian Express 7 September 2012
RBI is fighting the right battle,Financial Express 1 September 2012
The emerging slowdown,Indian Express 31 August 2012
Chidambaram's challenge,Financial Express 23 August 2012
North un-BlockIndian Express 8 August 2012
Smoke and numbersIndian Express 31 July 2012
Towards climate change Indian Express 19 July 2012
Losing the balanceIndian Express 6 July 201 2
A new focus for policy Financial Express 23 June 2012
Cut can hurtIndian Express 21 June 2012
No Shortcuts for RBI Financial Express 15 June 2012
Step out of the wayIndian Express 13 June 2012
Don't look, leapIndian Express 25 May 2012
RBI can't save the rupee Financial Express 17 May 2012
Rollback to forwardIndian Express 8 may 20 12
This isn't 1991Indian Express 30 April 2012
What was RBI thinking?,Financial Express 24 April 2012
Risky businessIndian Express 11 April 2012
The Gold TaxIndian Express 27 March 2012. kw- gold import duty, loan-to-value ratio, gold loans.
How not to disinvestIndian Express 15 March 2012. kw- ongc disinvesment.
Unburdening RBI,Financial Express 9 March 2012. kw- DMO bill.
Right facts, wrong conclusions Financial Express 23 February 2012. kw- rbi intervention, rupee appreciation.
Costly mistakeIndian Express 20 February 2012. kw- private corporate investment.
Systems beyond silos Financial Express 11 February 2012. kw- systemic risk regulation in India.
The RBI's self-serving bidIndian Express 31 January 2012. kw- unified regulator.
UID as user's IDIndian Express 28 January 2012. kw- UID for delivery of public services.
Not just their roll callIndian Express 20 January 2012. kw- PISA results.

2011

Reserve Bank, refocusIndian Express 28 December 2011. kw- inflation.
Stop controllingIndian Express 19 December 2011. kw- controls on derivatives.
Zones of scepticismIndian Express 8 December 2011. kw- banks and the state.
Floating on the rupeeIndian Express 23 November 2011. kw- rupee depreciation.
Lessons from afarIndian Express 18 November 2011. kw- governance in Italy.
Questions in reserveIndian Express 8 November 2011. kw- international demand for reserves.
Save the cashIndian Express 25 October 2011. kw- foreign exchange reserves, raw material sources.
Three balancing actsIndian Express 17 October 2011. kw- global recovery.
Better not step inIndian Express 3 October 2011. kw- currency intervention.
Don't defend the rupee, RBI Financial Express 24 September 2011. kw- currency depreciation, intervention.
Watch like a hawkIndian Express 21 September 2011. kw- inflationary expectations.
Floating concernsIndian Express 12 September 2011. kw- exports, exchange rate of the rupee.
A 10 percent safeguardIndian Express 1 September 2011. kw- guidelines for private banks.
As the debt piles up... Financial Express 13 August 2011. kw- US debt.
Number castingIndian Express 11 August 2011. kw- US downgrade.
Liberalisation 2.0Indian Express 2 August 2011. kw- 20 years of reform.
Government pushing welfare measures more than reforms,Financial Express 24 July 2011. kw- welfare state.
Wages of a quick fixIndian Express 21 July 2011. kw- NREGA wages.
Turn in the India storyIndian Express 11 July 2011. kw- institutional change.
Fuelling a transitionIndian Express 29 June 2011. kw- fuel prices.
The percentage gameIndian Express 20 June 2011. kw- credit policy.
The colour of evasionIndian Express 8 June 2011. kw- black money, GST.
Who is investing now?Indian Express 30 May 2011. kw- investment slowdown.
Deflated credibilityIndian Express 19 May 2011. kw- target inflation, credibility.
The message is the aimIndian Express 6 May 2011. kw- monetary policy.
Not by rate hikes aloneIndian Express 27 April 2011. kw- target inflation.
A bad time to lose controlIndian Express 16 April 2011. kw- effectiveness of capital controls.
Liberate by growthIndian Express 5 April 2011. kw- child sex ratio.
We've come a long wayIndian Express 26 March 2011. kw- emerging markets.
Moving with the cycleIndian Express 14 March 2011. kw- macroeconomic policy.
A new opening actIndian Express 2 March 2011. kw- budget 2011, capital account convertibility, corporate debt, retail foreign investors.
Why growth mattersIndian Express 19 February 2011. kw- budget 2011, fiscal deficit.
Cannot trust that IIP data Financial Express 19 February 2011. kw- IIP, capital goods.
Indexing inflationIndian Express 11 February 2011. kw- CPI, WPI, inflation measures.
Greasing our shock absorbersIndian Express 3 February 2011. kw- capital inflows, currency market liquidity, financial reforms.
Making sense of capital flows Financial Express 29 January 2011. kw- short term loans, portfolio flows.
The onion's layersIndian Express 13 January 2011. kw- agricultural reform, fiscal consolidation, monetary contraction.
So much they don't knowIndian Express 3 January 2011. kw- rbi research agenda.

2010

Causes and no effectsIndian Express 25 December 2010. kw- inflationary expectations.
Going around in circles Financial Express 20 December 2010. kw- tight liquidity.
The European scareIndian Express 9 December 2010. kw- soverign debt in Europe.
Consumed by AmericaIndian Express 29 November 2010. kw- Monetary expansion in US, US employment, dollar depreciation.
Sailing past QE2Indian Express 11 November 2010. kw- Monetary expansion in US, QE2, currency appreciation.
Pegged to the presentIndian Express 29 October 2010. kw- Chinese exchange rate regime.
Where has all the investment gone? Financial Express 23 October 2010. kw- projects announced, production of capital goods, profit growth.
Current account cautionIndian Express 8 October 2010. kw- current account deficit.
Anchoring expectations Financial Express 18 September 2010. kw- infaltionary expectations, consensus forecast.
Wages of inflationIndian Express 17 September 2010. kw- inflationary expectations, wage-price spiral, inflation targeting.
The two-decade gapIndian Express 6 September 2010. kw- U.K Sinha report, capital controls, QFI framework.
Food for thought Financial Express 28 August 2010. kw- core inflation, seasonally adjusted inflation.
Shampoo and social equality Financial Express 15 August 2010. kw- dalit, economic reforms.
All the way to the bankIndian Express 14 August 2010. kw- RBI discussion paper on entry of new banks.
Let's talk about inflationIndian Express 9 August 2010. kw- inflation targeting.
Transmission linesIndian Express 26 July 2010. kw- inflation targeting.
Behind the curve? Financial Express 24 July 2010. kw- inflation, IIP growth.
The Mauritius codeIndian Express 12 July 2010. kw- residence based taxation, DTAA.
Capital controls and unhedged currency exposure,India Policy Forum, NCAER ,29 June 2010. kw- currency mismatches, exchange rate policy.
Gaining currencyIndian Express 24 June 2010. kw- Chinese yuan regime.
Future's rupeesIndian Express 5 June 2010. kw- Rupee volatility.
BSST in classIndian Express 24 May 2010. kw- BRIC vs BSST.
Really the heat isn't on Financial Express 22 May 2010. kw- inflation, IIP growth.
Soon there will be oneIndian Express 3 May 2010. kw- ULIPs, SEBI, IRDA, super regulator.
It's either inflation or exchange rate Financial Express 24 April 2010. kw- monetary policy, exchange rate pass-through, rupee appreciation.
Appreciate the positiveIndian Express 12 April 2010. kw- monetary policy, inflation, interest rate hike, rupee appreciation.
The living debtIndian Express 1 April 2010. kw- fiscal consolidation, frbm, Thirteenth Finance Commission.
Rates of little returnIndian Express 18 March 2010. kw- inflation, interest rates, monetary conditions, exchange rate passthrough.
The four fold promiseIndian Express 27 February 2010. kw- budget 2010, Financial Stability and Develpment Council (FSDC), Financial Sector Legislative Reforms Commission (FSLRC), private bank licenses.
Expenditure refrom Financial Express 21 February 2010. kw- expenditure reform, budget 2010.
Devil is in the roadmapIndian Express 19 February 2010. kw- decade of 2010, budget 2010, reform blueprint.
Reading the recoveryIndian Express 3 February 2010. kw- growth, fiscal policy, budget 2010.
Too early to signal an exitIndian Express 19 January 2010. kw- growth, fiscal policy, monetary policy, exit stimulus.
Bihar's Big-thinking BabuIndian Express 16 January 2010. kw- N K Singh, parliament, Bihar.
Lapping up liquidityIndian Express 4 January 2010. kw- crr hike, monetary policy, interest rates.

2009

To hell and back Financial Express 27 December 2009. kw- recession, global financial crisis, India in 2009.
There are no easy answersIndian Express 18 December 2009. kw- monetary policy, interest rates.
Shifting gears,Financial Express 7 December 2009. kw- car sales, imports.
Tobin tax is only for textbooks,Financial Express 21 November 2009. kw- capital flows, tobin tax.
Seasoning the stockIndian Express 18 November 2009. kw- privatisation, psus.
Pick apart this mythIndian Express 4 November 2009. kw- bank nationalisation, financial inclusion.
Mrs G and the licence permit raj,Financial Express 2 November 2009. kw- psu banks, labour laws.
Green roots of recoveryIndian Express 15 October 2009. kw- export promotion, rupee appreciation.
This is no time for rate hike,Financial Express 9 October. kw- monetary policy easing, growth, exchange rate, inflation.
The good news analysed better,Financial Express 5 October. kw- business cycle conditions, seasonally adjusted data.
Valuing the dollarIndian Express 1 October 2009. kw- weakening dollar, rupee appreciation.
Hand in Hand with Ajay Shah and Shruthi Jayaram),Financial Express 21 September. kw- business cycles in India, decoupling.
No one like usIndian Express 31 August 2009. kw- global financial crisis, lessons.
On different scalesIndian Express 17 August 2009. kw- monetary policy, food price inflation.
Find the side effectsIndian Express 10 August 2009. kw- health policy, sanitation, NREGA.
The good news on exports you didn't know,Financial Express 6 August. kw- seasonally adjusted exports.
RBI has got to do it Financial Express 3 August. kw- demand contraction, investment, exports, government spending.
Wait, watch the uncertaintyIndian Express 27 July 2009. kw- demand contraction, investment, monetary policy.
Investment trends at the state levelIndian Express 7 July 2009. kw- CAPEX, state level investment.
The free fertiliser solution,Financial Express , 26 June 2009. kw- monsoon, free fertiliser, irrigation.
Keep the rupee rolling,Financial Express , 22 June 2009. kw- Capital inflows, exchange rate policy.
The GST of it,Financial Express , 13 June 2009. kw- Goods and Services Tax.
Set the campus freeIndian Express 2 June 2009. kw- higher education, university ranking.
Mind that debtIndian Express 25 May 2009. kw- expenditure, fiscal deficit, debt GDP ratio.
What you must not do, ministers,Financial Express 23 May 2009. kw- government schemes, delivery of public goods, SSA.
The flexibility bonus,Financial Express 11 May 2009. kw- exports in yuan, China, India, yuan, rupee exchange rates.
Dated data, poor policy,Financial Express 21 April 2009. kw- inflation, year-on-year, month-on-month, monetary policy.
Retail therapyIndian Express 20 April 2009. kw- sudden stop, outflow of capital.
India in the Great Recession,Financial Express 15 April 2009. kw- slowdown, investment ratio, private corporate investment, economic reform.
Now there are twentyIndian Express 4 April 2009. kw- G20, international financial supervision, protectionism, IMF reforms.
Recipe for investment shortfallFinancial Express 16 March 2009. kw- consumption ratio, investment ratio, public investment, private corporate investment, household investment.
Twenty parts to a rescueIndian Express 14 March 2009. kw- G20, international financial supervision, protectionism, IMF reforms.
Sunlight on the ledgerIndian Express 20 February 2009. kw- fiscal deficit, debt management office(DMO).
When up is down Financial Express 9 February 2009. kw- inflation, year-on-year, month-on-month, deflation.
Give them creditIndian Express 9 February 2009. kw- FSAP, Financial sector assessment programme.
Governor's choiceIndian Express 23 January 2009. kw- credit policy, interest rates.
State of the blackboardIndian Express 13 January 2009. kw- right to education.
Capital ideasIndian Express 5 January 2009. kw- NRI funds, private equity, corporate bonds.

2008

Global economy: unknown to known,Financial Express 22 December 2008. kw- Uncertainty, liquidity.
The fiscal and the meta-fiscalIndian Express 8 December. kw- fiscal stimulus and fiscal space.
Foreign institutional investors Financial Express 24 November 2008. kw- stock market crash, fii net sales.
Keep the money movingIndian Express 17 November. kw- fiscal expansion, NREGS, infrastructure.
Clear as liquidIndian Express 4 November. kw- RBI package, credibility, transparency,
The world is what it isIndian Express 21 October. kw- global crisis, next step, solvency crisis, liquidity crisis.
Let the rupee beIndian Express 13 October. kw- global crisis, liquidity crunch, rupee depreciation.
An agenda for difficult timesIndian Express 30 September. kw- reduce capital controls, liquidity crunch.
Hope it will floatIndian Express 8 September. kw- rupee float, exports, imports, currency futures.
It's turbulent, Dr Subbrao Financial Express 2 September 2008. kw- RBI governor, financial sector reform.
The Thursday syndromeIndian Express 21 August 2008. kw- seasonally adjusted inflation rate, monetary policy.
Pricing the rupeeIndian Express 28 July 2008. kw- monetary policy, currency pegging.
In the balance Financial Express 8 July 2008. kw- balance of payments, capital inflows .
Central bank misrulesIndian Express 3 July 2008. kw- macroeconomic mismangament, monetary policy.
Shoot inflation, spare growth,Financial Express 21 June 2008. kw- industrial slowdown, monetary policy.
What price peopleIndian Express 13 June 2008. kw- inflation, MSS bonds.
In the number soupIndian Express 2 June 2008. kw- inflation report.
Engineering inflationIndian Express 31 May 2008. kw- exchange rate pass-through, inflation.
Transmission impossible,Financial Express 16 May 2008. kw- Raghram Rajan Committee, inflation-targeting.
China does not show the wayIndian Express 15 May 2008. kw- democracy, sterilised intervention, inflation.
The nineties nightmareIndian Express 6 May 2008. kw- rising interest rates, CRR, credit growth, industrial slowdown.
RBI's 79 page misreading,Financial Express 30 April 2008. kw- credit poicy, sterilised intervention.
Let the rupee climbIndian Express 21 April 2008. kw- inflation, foreign exchange intervention.
Unmade in America Financial Express 21 April 2008. kw- credit policy, inconsistent monetary policy framework.
Redraft the policy framework,Financial Express 8 April 2008. kw- Raghuram Rajan report on financial sector reforms.
A capital ideaIndian Express 8 April 2008. kw- capital controls, Q3 2007-08 Balance of Payments.
How RBI imported high pricesIndian Express 4 April 2008. kw- inflation, rupee depreciation, RBI intervention.
And Bihar still does not get itIndian Express 28 March 2008. kw- capex investment, per capita investment in states.
Engineering of the rupeeIndian Express 12 March 2008. kw- rupee depreciation, RBI intervention.
Time to either cut or run,Financial Express 6 March 2008. kw- GDP growth, IIP growth, interest rates.
The Plan expenditure fixation,Financial Express 29 February 2008. kw- revenue expenditure, capital expenditure, plan expenditure, non-plan expenditure.
No free lunches hereIndian Express 28 February 2008. kw- fiscal deficits, interest payments.
Understatement is not a virtueIndian Express 26 February 2008. kw- fiscal transparency, true fiscal deficit, oil bonds, food bonds, fertilizer bonds.
Home is where the dollar goesIndian Express 14 February 2008. kw- remittances, interest differentials, net capital flows.
Bankers without bordersIndian Express 9 February 2008. kw- monetary policy framework, capital flows.
How to be ordinaryIndian Express 29 January 2008. kw- countercylical policy, credit policy.
Fewer degrees of freedom,Financial Express 29 January 2008. kw- credit policy, slowdown, capital inflows, capital surge, interest differentials.
And we all fall downIndian Express 22 January 2008. kw- Fed rate cuts, stock market.
Cut rates nowIndian Express 17 January 2008. kw- IIP, slowdown, capital inflows, capital surge, interest differentials.
Do capital controls work?Indian Express 7 January 2008. kw- Balance of payments, capital inflows, capital surge, other capital flows.

2007

The case for cutting rates,Financial Express 28 December 2007. kw - Repo and reverse repo rate cut, capital controls, rupee appreciation.
RBI must do a FedIndian Express 14 December 2007. kw - Fed rate cut, capital controls, rupee appreciation.
Global rebalancing,Financial Express 30 November 2007. kw - US slowdown, Chinese macroeconomic policies.
Oiling the economyIndian Express 26 November 2007. kw - crude oil prices, oil at hundred, rupee appreciation.
Aam aadmi in the hot seatIndian Express 16 November 2007. kw - CPI, WPI, inflation, money supply, rupee appreciation.
Surge and the rupeeIndian Express 6 November 2007. kw - rupee appreciation, RBI intervention, one way bet.
The fuss about credit policyIndian Express 30 October 2007. kw - credit policy, sterilized intervention.
Nothing durable about it,Financial Express 25 October 2007. kw - CPI consumer durables, basket.
Dangers of a one-way betIndian Express 23 October 2007. kw - banning participatory notes, fii inflows, rbi intervention.
Go with the flowIndian Express 18 October 2007. kw - banning participatory notes, capital account convertibility.
Figure of nineIndian Express 11 October 2007. kw - US recession, Indian exports of goods and services.
India's growth prospects Financial Express 27 September 2007. kw - medium term growth in India, investment, labour supply.
The not so good news on inflationIndian Express 26 September 2007. kw - inflation, CPI, WPI, cost of living.
Fed in or fade outIndian Express 21 September 2007. kw - stock market, US Fed rate cut.
Haryana hurricaneIndian Express 19 September 2007. kw - CAPEX data, states, investment, projects under implementation.
What has the rupee got to do with it?Indian Express 7 September 2007. kw - exports, REER.
Taxing times, good timesIndian Express 22 August 2007. kw - tax revenue, corporate taxes.
The fear indexIndian Express 22 August 2007. kw - housing, US subprime market.
Comparing monetary policies,Financial Express 23 August 2007. kw - India, China, currency, interest rates.
Subprime mindsetIndian Express 18 August 2007. kw - housing, US subprime market.
Dollar doldrumsIndian Express 6 August 2007. kw - currency policy, monetary policy, sterlised intervention.
Grand ideas and gritty detail,Financial Express 5 August 2007. kw - N K Singh, Politics of Change: A Ringside View
How is your risk appetite today?Indian Express 2 August 2007. kw - US subprime market.
Policy without frameworkIndian Express 27 July 2007. kw - repo rate, reverse repo rate, LAF.
India's untenable currency policy,Financial Express 26 July 2007. kw - rupee, pegged exchage rate.
Let us waste 0.5 percent of GDPIndian Express 18 July 2007. kw - export sops, rupee appreciation.
The Mistry report mystery,Financial Express 29 June 2007. kw - Mumbai, International Financial Centre, MIFC.
Some house truthsIndian Express 8 June 2007. kw - housing market, real estate bubble.
Get real about the impossible trinity,Financial Express 24 May 2007. kw - ECB.
Poor Distribution SystemIndian Express 24 May 2007. kw - public distribution system.
The taming of the rupeeIndian Express 10 May 2007. kw - currency policy.
Making monetary policy more effective,Financial Express 25 April 2007. kw - credit policy.
Monetary mix-upIndian Express 2 April 2007. kw - monetary policy, sterlised intervention.
Quiet trouble in West Bengal,Financial Express 28 March 2007. kw - West Bengal state budget.
Only 3.5 percent mattersIndian Express 28 March 2007. kw - banking regulation
A fresh mandate for RBIIndian Express 20 March 2007. kw - monetary policy, interest rates, REER, export growth.
Percentage gameIndian Express 12 March 2007. kw - Taylor rule, interest rates, inflation.
Growth story in volatile timesIndian Express 9 March 2007. kw - India growth, US business cycles, housing market.
PC delivers politically correctIndian Express 1 March 2007. kw - Budget 2007, fiscal deficit, inflation, GST.
Fiscal tightening must do its partIndian Express 21 February 2007. kw - Petrol, diesel, inflation, fiscal deficit, government expenditure.
Taking an interest in creditIndian Express 2 February 2007. kw - Monetary policy, interest rates, inflation.
Look what's on the menu at NeemranaIndian Express 27 January 2007. kw - Applied economic research in India, NCAER NBER Neemrana conference.
Good intentions need a solid backbone,Financial Express 24 January 2007. kw - budget, expenditure.
Special Zone called IndiaIndian Express 20 January 2007. kw - Special economic zones.
Inflation at 2-year highIndian Express 20 January 2007. kw - inflation, interest rates.
Futures in the marketIndian Express 6 January 2007. kw - commodity futures.
Inflationary pressure may up interest ratesIndian Express 2 January 2007. kw - inflation, real interest rates.
GDP growth in 2007Indian Express 1 January 2007. kw - GDP growth.

2006

Infrastructure: theirs and oursIndian Express 22 December 2006. kw - rural infrastructure report, NCAER.
Combination lock to recombination unlock,Financial Express 26 December 2006. kw - banking, China, India.
Really, consumer is queenIndian Express 16 December 2006. kw - consumption, China, India.
Trickle down economics is good for healthIndian Express 24 November 2006. kw - GDP growth, infant mortality, public health services.
Hindi Chini FTAIndian Express 22 November 2006. kw - India China FTA.
The man who helped millions escape poverty,Financial Express 21 November 2006. kw - Milton Friedman.
Micro ScopeIndian Express 11 November 2006. kw - Microfinance, India, SHGs.
Four per cent tipsIndian Express 11 November 2006. kw - Inflation, Central banking.
Trust and television,Financial Express 7 November 2006. kw - trust, television, social capital.
New path or alleywayIndian Express 26 October 2006. kw - NHAI, Model Concession Agreement.
Don't loosen the purse strings,Financial Express 10 October 2006. kw - GDP growth, FRBM.
To sustain GDP growthIndian Express 30 September 2006. kw - GDP growth.
Just where is the world economy headedIndian Express 24 October 2006. kw - US GDP growth, housing, business cycles.
China should worry about its high savings,Financial Express 26 September 2006. kw - Savings rate.
India China hype?Indian Express 23 September 2006. kw - IMF-World Bank Annual meetings, RBI, capital account covertibility, CAC-2.
The inevitability of capital account convertibilityIndian Express 19 September 2006. kw - IMF-World Bank Annual meetings, India, China, currency flexibility, RBI, capital account covertibility, CAC-2.
FDI lessons from ChinaIndian Express 18 September 2006. kw - IMF-World Bank Annual meetings, FDI in China, SEZ.
The future of the World Bank in IndiaIndian Express 17 September 2006. kw - IMF-World Bank Annual meetings, World Bank, failed states.
World Bank report slams India on governanceIndian Express 16 September 2006. kw - IMF-World Bank Annual meetings, Governance Indicators.
The India China storyIndian Express 15 September 2006. kw - IMF-World Bank Annual meetings, India, China, growth.
Explained: Regional Trade AgreementsIndian Express 15 September 2006. kw - regional trade agreements.
Paisa wise, Rupee foolishIndian Express 4 September 2006. kw - RBI, capital account covertibility, CAC-2.
Chidambaram vs AhluwaliaFinancial Express 29 August 2006. kw - FRBM, social sector spending.
How to solve the RBI problemIndian Express 22 August 2006. kw - RBI, monetary policy, banking regulator.
Eleventh approach to the same plan?Indian Express 15 August 2006. kw - eleventh plan, public health, education vouchers.
Taming the cycle,Financial Express 15 August 2006. kw - GDP volatility, countercylical policy, RBI, monetary policy.
How the plot thickensIndian Express 2 August 2006. kw - land acqusition, eminent domain, SEZ.
The importance of being fiscally responsible,Financial Express 1 August 2006. kw - FRBM, current account deficits, default.
The high risks in high deficitsIndian Express 27 July 2006. kw - FRBM, inflation, current account deficit.
First payoff to structural pension reformIndian Express 22 July 2006. kw - Sixth Pay Commission, New Pension System.
Economic growth best antidote to poverty,Financial Express 18 July 2006. kw - South Asia, poverty, growth.
As Buddha tries to put house in order, VS courts fiscal irresponsibilityIndian Express 10 July 2006. kw - State budgets, Kerala, West Bengal.
India's ailing public health services,Financial Express 4 July 2006. kw - Eleventh plan approach paper.
End of DistressIndian Express 1 July 2006. kw - farmer suicides, agricultural policy.
To fund welfareIndian Express 24 June 2006. kw - disinvestment.
Bad Economics ZonesIndian Express 21 June 2006. kw - FRBM, SEZs.
Looking for a better consumer price index,Financial Express 20 June 2006. kw - WPI, CPI, inflation measures.
Taxes by the litreIndian Express 13 June 2006. kw - petroleum taxes.
The destabilizing foreign hand Financial Express 6 June 2006. kw - FIIs, stock markets.
Two years of the UPA: The good, the bad and the ugly May 2006. kw - Economic policy of UPA.
What Arjun should focus onIndian Express 16 May 2006. kw - Education, SSA.
The fall of stock markets: A global story,Financial Express 23 May 2006. kw - stock markets, inflation, interest rates.
Licence Raj in EducationIndian Express 21 May 2006. kw - education, permits, licences.
Why Amma worries, Buddha doesn'tIndian Express 10 May 2006. kw - State elections, growth rates.
Growth, poverty and employment in states,Financial Express 9 May 2006. kw - poverty, employment, convergence, states.
Employment exchangesIndian Express 3 May 2006. kw - employment exchanges.
Cleaning up the IPO marketIndian Express 2 May 2006. kw - SEBI, IPO.
Monsoon forecastIndian Express 26 April 2006. kw - Monsoon, business cycles, GDP.
Managing expectations Financial Express , 25 April 2006. kw - monetary policy, expectations.
Needed, a deep and liquid bond market,Financial Express 11 April 2006. kw - debt market, bonds.
Impact of SBI strikeIndian Express 7 April 2006. kw - SBI, deposits, cheques, ATMs.
RBI: Red Brigade of IndiaIndian Express 30 March 2006. kw - capital account convertibility, RBI.
The euphoria over savings rate,Financial Express 28 March 2006. kw - savings, investment, current account, public savings.
Gained in Translation on capital account convertibilityIndian Express 23 March 2006. kw - capital account convertibility.
How provident is this fund?Indian Express 10 March 2006. kw - excluded provident funds, EPFO.
Budget 2006Indian Express March 1, 2006. kw - Budget 2006.
State of the fiscal UnionIndian Express 27 February 2006. kw - budget speech.
More funds for secondary level, but can the government spent it well?Indian Express 16 February 2006. kw - secondary education.
A future of their ownIndian Express 3 February, 2006. kw - tiger conservation, tribal bill.
Why FM won't remove India Inc's FBT headache 12 January, 2006. kw - fringe benefit tax, income tax.
Whose policy is it anyway? 28 January, 2006. kw - RBI, interest rate, hike.
Fate worse than jail for Telgi 19 January, 2006. kw - stamp paper, scam.
Listen, Mr Chidambaram 12 January, 2006. kw - tax exemption, budget.

2005

DTH: Direct from government? 28 December, 2005. kw - cable TV.
Subsidy on icecream, anyone? 9 December, 2005. kw - EPF, interest rate.
Who killed Manjunath? 28 November, 2005.
Bihar reloaded. Hope Floats in a Basket Case 23 November, 2005. kw - Laloo, Nitish Kumar.
Dangers - Bharat Nirman 20 November, 2005. kw - infrastructure, highways.
Gained in Translation. Ben Bernanke 4 November, 2005. kw - Fed Chairman, Alan Greenspan.
India, single national market 26 October, 2005. kw - Kelkar, VAT, GST.
The English language and India's working population 14 October, 2005. kw - globalisation.
A driving licence in 50 minutes and all legal 11 October, 2005.
What is wrong with exisiting pension schemes and how the NPS offers a better deal? 8 October, 2005. kw - civil servants, EPFO, EPS.
ABC of stock market manipulation 1 October, 2005. kw - stock price, speculation.
An immature market economy 23 September, 2005. kw - stock market.
Car import racket 17 September, 2005. kw - car, customs, duties.
Which Loss Making PSUs should be sold and how 15 September, 2005. kw - PSUs, Privatisation.
Outcome budget 3 September, 2005. kw - outcome budget, spending.
A cost benefit analysis of saving the tiger 25 August, 2005. kw - project tiger.
EGA: The best anti-poverty programme or the biggest scam? 19 August, 2005. kw - Employment Guarantee Act.
Restrictions on capital inflows 17 August, 2005. kw - foreign capital, inflows.
The revaluation of the Chinese yuan and the implications for India 1 August 2005. kw - China, currency.
A power less exotic 27 July, 2005. kw - Nuclear energy
Dispelling the Spookes about Nukes 25 July, 2005. kw - Nuclear energy
Responding to global warming 8 July, 2005. kw - Kyoto Protocol , global warming.
Turn the clock back 7 July, 2005. kw - IDA, FERA, MRTP.
Will interest rates go up?,Financial Express 4 July, 2005. kw - monetary policy, interest rates.
Sensex up,but not the sentiment 11 June, 2005. kw - stock prices,P/E ratio
Close down redundant ministries,Financial Express 6 June, 2005. kw - ministry, commerce, steel.
The mystery of capital 30 May, 2005. kw - SEBI, UBS.
On the common man's credit 6 May, 2005. kw - Saving Deposit.
Evidence on trade union and EPF membership 5 May, 2005. kw - trade union members, EPF rate.
States join queue for new pension, but Bill hangs 2 May, 2005. kw - New Pension Scheme.
Don't be shy about FII 28 April, 2005. kw - FII.
It takes too long to start business in India, longer than in the region 27 April, 2005. kw - World Bank Study.
First savings survey shows majority have no retirement nest egg 27 April, 2005. kw - Pensions.
How the Left pensioned off the aam admi 25 April, 2005. kw - Pensions bill.
Get young Indians to pay for old Europeans 11 April, 2005. kw - OECD countries, income tax.
Please, will you step into my parlour?,Financial Express 11 April, 2005. kw - OECD countries.
Fear of floating 21 March, 2005. kw - Exchange Rate.
For successful pension regulation,Financial Express 14 March, 2005. kw - Pension.
Some Cheer In These Taxing Times 1 March, 2005. kw - Budget, tax.
Finding the money for a social conscience 28 February, 2005. kw - Budget 2005.
Long-term strategy for Budget 2005 ,Financial Express , 28 February, 2005. kw - Budget 2005.
Let the iron rooster take wing 26 February, 2005. kw - Railway Budget.
Look beyond General stereotypes 23 February, 2005. kw - Budget, Pakistan.
No gimmicks, please 20 February, 2005. kw - Budget, Taxes.
Here's to Budget 2005 12 February, 2005. kw - Budget, Tax reforms.
Market takes a stand on Sebi chair (with Gautam Cikarmane), 29 january, 2005. kw - SEBI.
Learning from MayurbhanjCutting deficits 21 January, 2005. kw - EGA.
Oh VAT a lovely tax 19 January, 2005. kw - VAT, Budget.
VAT's the good word for Budget 2005 ,Financial Express , 17 January, 2005. kw - VAT.
From India on move, a reverse signal 13 January, 2005. kw - RBI, FII.
From supercyclone, Orissa has seven tips for Black Sunday relief 7 January, 2005. kw - Tsunami, relief.
Here, food for work does mean food & work 2 January, 2005. kw - Employment Guarantee Act

2004

Reserving all judgement 20 December, 2004. kw - Private Sector, RBI.
Have accountability in forex management ,Financial Express , 20 December, 2004. kw - Forex reserve, RBI.
Day of declining dollar 18 December, 2004. kw - Currency, RBI.
Dollars dollars everywhere but not very much to buy (Part-II) 1 December, 2004. kw - Foreign Exchange Reserves.
Reserving currency to go shopping abroad (Part-I) 29 November, 2004. kw - Foreign Exchange Reserves.
When oil and oil don't mix 22 November, 2004. kw - PSU, Banks, Merger.
Public Sector capitalism 10 November, 2004. kw - PSU, Ministries.
Oil the economy's problems 6 November, 2004. kw - Crude Oil.
Monetary policy: Make the process open,Financial Express 25 October, 2004. kw - Credit policy, Repo rate.
RBI's pride, India's dilemma 25 October, 2004. kw - Forex Reserves, RBI.
Confessions of a recent Linux convert 18 October, 2004. kw - Linux, Operating System.
Govt can reap Rs 79,000-cr harvest, Left won't mind 6 October, 2004. kw - Disinvestment.
Bad examples of India abroad 5 October, 2004. kw - Export.
Kelkar's one-stop solution for fiscal woes (with Rahul Pathak), 3 October, 2004. kw - Goods & Services Tax.
Kelkar has a parting shot: Reforms should begin at home, in Finance Ministry (with Rahul Pathak), 1 October, 2004. kw - Kelkar, Taxes.
It is pointless to fake exports Financial Express 30 September, 2004. kw - Exports, Exchange Rate.
Strike one for privatisation 22 September, 2004. kw - Privatisation, PSU Banks.
Beware of lazy banker 20 September, 2004. kw - Interset Rate, Bonds, Risk.
Five minutes to understanding CRR 19 September, 2004. kw - Cash Reserve Ratio.
As Indians age fast, get ready for more pensioners, more tax burden 19 September 2004. kw - EPFO.
A run for your bank 16 September, 2004. kw - PSU Banks, NPA.
The bank's a private matter 15 September, 2004. kw - PSU Banks, Privatisation.
No one's talking of this hole in Govt's pension poceket: Rs. 17,500 crore 9 September,2004. kw - Provident Fund.
Extend The civil servants' pension scheme to the poor Financial Express 8 September, 2004. kw - Pension, EPFO.
There's a hole in the bucket 8 September 2004. kw - Provident Fund.
The animal spirits of the new entrepreneur 30 August 2004. kw - Public Sector, Private Sector.
Your guide to share and bonds 24 August 2004. kw - Shares & Bonds.
Stock market: basics 21 August 2004. kw - Stock Market.
Lost in interest (with Navika Kumar), 18 August 2004. kw -Provident Fund, Civil Servants Pension.
Cess in a cesspool 13 August 2004. kw - Education Expenditure, Education Vouchers, Enrolment, Drop Out Rates, CMP.
But consumers aren't complaining 13 August 2004. kw - Inflation, CPI, WPI.
Drought proofing India 9 August 2004. kw - Business Cycles in India, Monsoon Cycles.
Inflation 7 August 2004. kw - Inflation.
Depreciation rates and India Inc's taxes 6 August 2004. kw - Kelkar Task Force.
Troubled by trade 1 August 2004. kw - Book Review, Globalisation, Jagdish Bhagwati.
High stakes for service tax 29 July 2004. kw - GDP, VAT.
Brave new world for exporters 28 July 2004. kw - Custom Rate, VAT.
Tax buoyancy: Devils in the details 27 July 2004. kw - Tax Buoyancy, GDP.
Tax revolution way to zero deficit, Govt told 24 July 2004. kw - VAT, Tax.
7 steps to preventing EPF abuse 20 July 2004. kw -Provident Fund, Interest Rate, Tax Rebate.
Turn over this tax 19 July 2004. kw - Stock Markets, Turnover Tax.
Chidambaram's budget lacks vision for refrorms,Financial Express 9 July 2004. kw - Financial Budget 2004-05, GDP.
He s banking on 24% hike in tax revenue, question: will that happen? 9 July 2004. kw - Optimistic Revenue Projections. kw - Financial Budget 2004-05.
Tuning in to FM, his budget 8 July, 2004. kw - Budget.
The ABC of EPFO 8 July, 2004. kw - EPFO.
Railway budget 7 July 2004. kw - Railway Budget, 2004-05.
Food Policy 2 July 2004. kw - Cereals, Non-cereals.
What Next On Interest Rates Financial Express 25 June 2004. kw - Interset Rate, GDP.
VAT 24 June, 2004. kw - VAT. 2004, Business Standard
Cutting deficits 16 June 2004. kw - fiscal deficit, budget, taxes,Keynesian policies.
Riding the cycle 2 June 2004. kw - business cycles in India, monsoon cycles, exports, investment.
Is the stock market a barometer of the economyThe Times of India, 23 May 2004. kw - stock markets, economic performance.
Its the market, stupid 19 May 2004. kw - election, left, stock markets, investment, Black Monday.
The USD quagmire 5 May 2004. kw - Forex reverves of China and Japan, US economy.
A change in course? 7 April 2004. kw - currency regime, exchange rate volatility, central banks that lie.
Looking beyond Mr. Joshi 17 Mar 2004. kw - higher education.
Dining with the devil 3 Mar 2004. kw - currency policy, sterilised intervention, reverse speculative attack.
Feeding an elephant 18 Feb 2004. kw - currency policy, sterilised intervention, quasi-fical costs, monetary stabilization fund.
Outsourcing is an old story with new critics,
The Asian Wall Street Journal 13-15 Feb 2004. kw - outsourcing, protectionism.
Fiscal implications of the DA merger
The Economic Times 9 Feb 2004. kw - DA merger, fiscal impact.
Fiscal Consolidation 5 Feb 2004. kw - fiscal deficit, anti-cyclical fiscal policy.
What next with GDP growth? 21 Jan 2004. kw - sustainability of GDP growth, investment.
RBI tries to hang on 7 Jan 2004. kw - currency policy, sterilised intervention, reverse speculative attack.

2003

Feel bad factor 17 Dec 2003. kw - Fiscal deficit, public goods.
Getting governance right 1 Dec 2003. kw - Governance, public goods.
Back to the 1970s 19 Nov 2003. kw - ECB guidelines, capital inflows, inspector raj.
8 percent tariff for 8 percent growth 5 Nov 2003. kw - custom duties, reserves, capital inflows.
Trade deficit: Boon or bane? 15 Oct 2003. kw - current account deficit, development strategy, capital export.
Outlook for credit policy 1 Oct 2003. kw - credit policy, interest rates.
Quasi-fiscal costs 17 Sept 2003. kw - sterilized intervention, currency regime, monetary policy.
Dr Jalan's dilemmas 2 Sept 2003. kw - currency regime, open capital account, impossible trinity.
Should ECB norms be relaxed Economic Times, 20 August 2003. kw - capital inflows, interest rates, currency regime.
Lazy bankers 13 August 2003. kw - yield curve, interest rate risk, credit monitoring.
What next at RBI 30 July 2003. kw - Y. V. Reddy, currency regime, capital inflows.
Creative Destruction 16 July 2003. kw - PCO/STD booths, labour market flexibility.
A change in course? 1 July 2003. kw - currency regime, sterilized intervention, floating exchange rate.
Book review: Seeking Social Justice through Globalization by Gavin Kitching International Studies, Volume 40, No.3, July-September 2003, kw- globalization of financial markets, gains from trade.
No rate cut 18 June 2003. kw - exchange rate regime, interest rate differentials.
What next on interest rates? 4 June 2003. kw - currency volatility, interest rate volatility.
Enter the dragon? 14 May 2003. kw - India's trade with China and Hong Kong.
The visible hand 30 April 2003. kw - review of Saving capitalism from the capitalists , by Raghuram Rajan and Luigi Zingales.
Making Indian banks safer 16 April 2003. kw - banks, interest rate derivatives, interest rate risk, interest rate futures launch.
Higher oil prices? 2 April 2003. kw - iraq war, India's vulnerability to higher oil prices.
Contractionary Fiscal policy 19 March 2003. kw - budget, fiscal policy.
The silver lining? 5 March 2003. kw - pension proposals in the budget .
Which ministries should get the axe? 29 January 2003. kw - public expenditure, public goods, fiscal constraints.
How safe are Indian banks? 15 January 2003. kw - banks, interest rate risk.
Who will pay for local services? 1 January 2003. kw - local government, public spending, taxes.
Interest rate risk in Indian banks January 2003, moneycontrol.com, kw - interest rate risk, banks.
Signs of revival: Evidence from imports January 2003, moneycontrol.com, kw - growth in imports.

2002

Political economy of interest rates 18 December 2002. kw - saving, tax exemptions, market distortions.
Reserves as insurance: Money Back or Life? 4 December 2002. kw - foreign exchange reserves, reserves management, investment.
Bill Gates: Friend or Foe? 20 November 2002. kw - Microsoft, free software, monopoly.
Is the rupee undervalued 7 November 2002. kw - currency, real exchange rate, productivity.
Run up to the credit policy 17 October 2002. kw - credit policy, interest rates, crr, saving rate.
Why they think we are junk 2 October 2002. kw - India credit rating, rupee debt, fiscal adjustment.
Fiscal impact of bail-outs 4 September 2002. kw - bail-out, financial institutions, UTI, NPA .
Drought Management 7 August 2002. kw - rainfall, drought, gdp growth projections .
Can the Indian economy grow at 8 per cent? 21 July 2002 The Times of India . kw - growth, investment.
The road ahead for the new FM 3 July 2002. kw - corruption, excise duties, expenditure.
Special Group vs Task Force 5 June 2002. kw - employment, labour laws .
Book review: Economics of Chance, 18 May 2002. Outlook . kw - Book review of Glimpses of Indian Economic Policy - An insider by I. G. Patel.
Has the bank rate bottomed out 8 May 2002. kw - interest rates.
An embarrassment of riches 10 April 2002. kw - foreign exchange reserves, reserve adequacy.
Is the Budget milking the salaried class dry 17 March 2002. The Times of India . kw - Income tax, tax incentives, provident fund.
Zoellick versus Bush 13 March 2002. kw - steel industry, protection, US trade policy .
Horses for courses 20 February 2002. kw - tax exemptions, Shome committee, Reddy committee.
Heads in the sand 8 February 2002. kw - Real exchange rate, REER, currency, exchange rate management.
Consumer key to growth 02 February 2002 The Times of India . kw - Income tax,tax incentives, provident fund, consumer demand.
When a leopard changes spots 23 January 2002. kw - Report on Currency and Finance, inflation, growth.
Book Review: A job half done 14 January 2002. kw - Book review of Development and Finance by M. Narasimham .
Book Review: Asian Crisis Revisited 12-18 January 2002. Economic and Political Weekly kw - Book review of The East Asian Currency Crisis by Mihir Rakshit.
How to read tea leaves 9 January 2002. kw - business cycles, leading indicators.

2001

What causes prosperity and collapse? 27 December 2001. kw - Review of Indian Economic Review's Special Issue on Business Cycles.
An investment revival? 13 December 2001. kw - investment expenditure .
Reform job partly done 26 December 2001. kw - Book review of Protection in Indian Manufacturing: An Empirical Study by Hasheem Nouroz.
For appearances sake 24 November 2001. kw - CRR, credit, reserve money.
Languishing social sector 7 November 2001. kw - health, education, income .
Me safe you sorry 24 October 2001. kw - RBI, liquidity, monetary policy.
Come into my parlour 27 September 2001. kw - China's entry into WTO.
The dark side of the moon 2001. kw - unemployment, capital-labour ratio.
Yashwant Sinha's totem-pole 26 July 2001. kw - GDP growth rate, monsoon.
Few signs of recovery 12 July 2001. kw - growth, deficit.
Old habits die hard 6 June 2001. kw - industrial growth, demand .
To worry or not to worry 23 May 2001. kw - GDP growth, data revisions.
From GDP to PDY in 16 easy steps 9 May 2001. kw - National income accounting.
India's new business cycle 25 April 2001. kw - business cycles, exchange rate policy .
Heterogeneity of Ideas 16 April 2001. kw - Book Review of Contemporary Macroeconomics by Amitava Bose et.al.
The case against a rate cut 11 April 2001. kw - bank rate, monetary policy.
How about swadeshi savings 12 March 2001. kw - domestic savings.
Will the surcharge go March 2001, India-today.com, kw - budget, income tax surcharge.
Stroking sentiment 26 January 2001, Times of India, kw - budget, business confidence.
What is a positive environment? 25 January 2001. kw - bank rate, investment .
Of onions, oil and inflation Sharekhan.com, 25 January 2001.
Budget to step up aggregate demand Sharekhan.com, 1 March 2001.
Try debt, dear Henry, try debt Sharekhan.com, March 2001.
The hand of god Sharekhan.com, March 2001.kw-revising IIP data.
Railways in the red Sharekhan.com, 2001.
Behaving responsibly Sharekhan.com, 2001.
The credit policy: Deja vu Sharekhan.com, April 2001.
Is the worst over? Sharekhan.com, 2001.
My share of the cake Sharekhan.com, 2001.
PPF rate cut Sharekhan.com, 2001.

2000

What's worrying you Mr. Governor 26 December 2000. kw - foreign exchange reserves, reserve adequacy.
Who is afraid of Chinese imports? 26 November 2000. kw - manufactured imports, China.
Monetary Policy in uncertain times 11 October 2000. kw - inflation, forecast, money.
Does the RBI know what it wants? 14 August 2000. kw - monetary policy.
Bon Apertif 28 June 2000. kw - Book review of Issues in Financial sector reforms by S.S.Tarapore.
Sawal Sau crore ka Sharekhan.com, 13 December 2000.
Between a rock and a hard place Sharekhan.com, 20 December 2000.
Paying for Mum and Dad Sharekhan.com, 27 December 2000.