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Raghuram Rajan

Dosa Economics

Jan 30, 2016 Raghuram G. Rajan

Excerpts from C D Deshmukh lecture by Dr Raghuram Rajan, Governor , Reserve Bank of India on January 29 at National Council of Applied Economic Research.

Why Rajan Should Now Target Private Equity

Nov 09, 2015 Rajrishi Singhal

Private equity funds have made huge investments in real estate companies. That's where the fun and games begin...

"Tolerance Means Not Being Insecure About One’s Ideas"

The full text of the convocation address by the RBI governor at IIT Delhi

Don't Bank On It

Sep 24, 2015 Rajrishi Singhal

Decoding Raghuram Rajan's antipathy towards industrial conglomerates.

“Quick Impossible Fixes”

The fourth CK Prahalad Memorial Lecture

30 July, 2015

Busting Myths Around Raghuram Rajan's RBI

Rajrishi Singhal

There is no definitive proof that lower interest rates will lead unquestionably to higher economic growth.

22 February, 2015

Democracy, Inclusion, And Prosperity

Raghuram G. Rajan

'So long as we modulate the pace of liberalisation to the pace at which we broaden economic capabilities, it is likely that the public will be supportive of reform.'

15 December, 2014

Make In India, Largely For India

Raghuram G. Rajan

1) Make in India; 2) Make for India; 3) Ensure transparency and stability of the economy; and 4) Work towards a more open and fair global system.

25 November, 2014

'We Need A Change In Mind Set...'

Raghuram G. Rajan

'...where the wilful or non-cooperative defaulter is not lionized as a captain of industry, but justly chastised as a freeloader on the hardworking people of this country.'

12 August, 2014

Freedom From Poverty

Raghuram G. Rajan

The RBI governor spoke on crony capitalism and the need to improve public services, especially those targeted at the poor, through financial inclusion

04 September, 2013

'I Want To Underscore Communication'

Raghuram G. Rajan

'The governorship of the Central Bank is not meant to win one votes or Facebook “likes”. But I hope to do the right thing, no matter what the criticism'

Photo Gallery

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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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