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Prabhat Patnaik
Tuesday 15 July, 2014
The basic fiscal strategy of the Union Budget 2014-15 is to increase transfers to the rich and the affluent, while reducing the outlays earmarked for the poor.
C.P. Chandrasekhar
Friday 11 July, 2014
The people of India, who have voted for a change, are likely to be disappointed by the NDA government’s first budget as it signals no change on the economic policy front.
C.P. Chandrasekhar, Jayati Ghosh
Wednesday 25 June, 2014
The proposed deal on trade in financial services that has just been exposed by Wikileaks has serious implications even for countries that are not involved in the negotiations.
C.P. Chandrasekhar
Monday 16 June, 2014
NDA government's move to appoint an SIT to bring back illegal money from abroad brought more complex issues of finance and government's real intention to the foreground
Lim Mah Hui
Thursday 29 May, 2014
In this note the author defines shadow banking and then explains its spread and drivers as well as its benefits and risks in South-East Asia.
Lim Mah Hui
Monday 26 May, 2014
The article discusses the causes and implications of rising inequality, an issue which has become a global challenge.
C.P. Chandrasekhar
Friday 23 May, 2014
A surge of capital inflow appreciated the rupee while the RBI is not keen to intervene due to inflation implications. Rupee may stabilise or start depreciating again later.
Prabhat Patnaik
Monday 19 May, 2014
The stock market boom, within a slowdown in the economy, serves the interest of the finance capital, and the crisis cannot be addressed because the boom has to be sustained.
C.P. Chandrasekhar
Tuesday 15 April, 2014
The recent surge in the Sensex despite sagging performance of the overall economy reflects selective speculation by international finance which makes it more volatile.
C.P. Chandrasekhar
Wednesday 09 April, 2014
Growing corporate debt and recent reporting of default raise questions on an impending crisis as the financial liberalisation process creates greater volatility in China.



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