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Book Excerpt | India’s growth story diverges from the pan-Asian narrative

Excerpted with permission of the publisher from 'Breaking the Mould: Reimagining India's Economic Future'

17 Dec 2023 1:44 AM

Aakar Patel | In 2016, RBI had warned Demo will not work, but govt ignored it

In a country like India where 70 per cent of people survive on just Rs 150 per day, why do we need currency notes of more than Rs 100?

13 Nov 2023 11:58 PM

Mohan Guruswamy | Who’ll be awarded the next Nobel Prize in Economics?

The calibre of Indian economics faculties is much to be desired and in our hothouses only mediocrity breeds.

29 Aug 2023 12:05 AM

AA Edit | Economy in freefall, govt must act quickly

Economists like Raghuram Rajan and others have suggested the government to open its purse strings to support the demand

27 Aug 2020 3:15 PM

India must focus on protecting economy not on what rating agencies think: Rajan

He said the RBI needs to focus on whether credit is reaching the stressed areas of the economy

07 Aug 2020 9:09 AM


Global trade extremely important for India's re-opening, says Raghuram Rajan

Rajan cautioned that corporations, households and governments will have enormous levels of debt as they move out of the pandemic

24 Jul 2020 4:29 PM

Raghuram Rajan warns against 'unprecedented' rise in NPA levels in next 6 months

He said one positive factor for Indian economy is that the agriculture sector is doing well

15 Jul 2020 7:31 AM

Sena concurs with Raghuram Rajan, flays Centre over economy

The Sena also blamed decisions like demonetisation and “unnecessary focus” on projects such as the bullet train for the current economic situation.

11 Dec 2019 2:51 AM

Govt obsessed with blaming opponent for bank crisis: Manmohan Singh

The statement came as a response to Sitharaman’s remark blaming Singh and Raghuram Rajan for the bank crisis.

17 Oct 2019 2:47 PM

Banks had ‘worst phase’ under Manmohan Singh, Raghuram Rajan: FM

Sitharaman said while she is grateful that Rajan did an asset quality review, but people should know what makes the banks ailing today.

16 Oct 2019 12:45 PM


Experience more relevant than what you learnt: Das on his history background

RBI governor Shaktikanta Das praises his predecessors Urjit Patel and Raghuram Rajan.

23 Sep 2019 9:18 AM

Experience more relevant than what you learnt 35-40 years ago: RBI Gov Das

RBI Gov Shaktikanta Das was responding to a question whether his academic qualification weighed him down as the governor.

22 Sep 2019 6:43 PM

Raghuram Rajan calls for reforms, calls economic slowdown 'worrisome'

Rajan said 'a fresh set of reforms' are now needed to boost the economy and growth rate.

19 Aug 2019 9:50 PM

Economic slowdown 'very worrisome', new set of reforms needed: Raghuram Rajan

India's economic growth has slowed to 6.8 per cent in 2018-19 - the slowest pace since 2014-15.

19 Aug 2019 6:41 PM

Raghuram Rajan in race for Bank of England chief: Report

The appointment will be made by Chancellor Philip Hammond around October this year.

12 Jun 2019 3:17 PM


Need to develop proper matrix to understand changes in economy: Prabhu

Minister Suresh Prabhu said now start-ups too are providing huge job opportunities but the challenge is to capture that data.

07 Apr 2019 2:11 PM

Data distortion won’t help Indian economy

The former RBI governor, who was at the heart of the Indian system, suggests an independent and impartial body to examine the data.

28 Mar 2019 12:09 AM

Raghuram Rajan says he will return if there is an opportunity to be of use

Speculation in political circles is that Rajan may be a choice for finance minister if opposition grand alliance wins general election.

27 Mar 2019 2:12 PM

Farm loan waivers kill credit culture, says Raghuram Rajan

Raghuram Rajan said loan waivers cover only those farmers who have taken loans from the formal system.

27 Mar 2019 9:11 AM

Consulted Raghuram Rajan over minimum income scheme: Rahul

Rahul also said PM Modi promised to transfer Rs 15 lakh to every bank account but did not keep promise.

27 Mar 2019 8:27 AM