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IMF Chief Economist Geeta Gopinath To Quit Work And Go Back To Harvard

Oct 22, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The 49-year-old prominent Indian-American economist Gita Gopinath will return back to prestigious Harvard University’s Economics Department.

India's Debt To GDP Ratio Increased From 74% To 90% During Covid-19 Pandemic: IMF

Apr 08, 2021 PTI

Immediate priorities are to continue supporting people and firms, and, in particular, to focus on supporting the most vulnerable.

Evidence Of Normalisation Of Economic Activity In India: IMF Chief Economist Gita Gopinath

On Tuesday, the IMF predicted an impressive 12.5 per cent growth rate for India in 2021, stronger than that of China, the only major economy to have a positive growth rate last year during the Covid-19 pandemic.

IMF Projects Impressive 12.5% Economic Growth For India In 2021

Apr 06, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Notably, in 2020, India's economy contracted by a record 8%, the IMF said as it projected an impressive 12.5% growth rate for the country in 2021

India Stands Out In Terms Of Vaccine Policy: IMF’s Gita Gopinath

Gopinath lauded the Serum Institute of India, saying it produces the most number of vaccines in the world in a regular year

23 January, 2021

Netizens Take Offence To Big B's Remark Over Gita Gopinath's Beauty; Call It Sexist

Outlook Web Bureau

In an episode of Kaun Banega Crorepati, Amitabh Bachchan commented on Gita Gopinath's beauty, saying her face is so beautiful that nobody would associate her with economy

22 January, 2019

IMF Cuts Global Growth Rate Projections For 2019 To 3.5 Per Cent

Outlook Web Bureau

The revised global growth rates are 0.2 and 0.1 percentage point below the International Monetary Fund's previous projections made three months ago.

08 January, 2019

Gita Gopinath Joins IMF As First Woman Chief Economist

Outlook Web Bureau

The 11th chief economist of the IMF, Gopinath in a recent interview to The Harvard Gazette described her appointment at the IMF as a “tremendous honour” and said the appointment of the first ever woman for this position speaks highly of IMF’s Managing Director Lagarde.

03 October, 2018

Here's What IMF's New Chief Economist Gita Gopinath Had Said About Demonetisation

Outlook Web Bureau

Prominent Indian-American economist Gita Gopinath was appointed as chief economist of the International Monetary Fund.

02 October, 2018

IMF Appoints Gita Gopinath As Chief Economist

Outlook Web Bureau

She currently serves as the John Zwaanstra Professor of International Studies and Economics at Harvard University.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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