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C.P. Chandrasekhar, Jayati Ghosh
Tuesday 28 May, 2013
Housing prices in many developing Asian countries soared after the Global Financial Crisis, but the recent trends suggest that they may be tapering off and even declining.
Isabel Ortiz, Matthew Cummins
Thursday 04 April, 2013
Contrary to public perception, austerity measures are not limited to Europe; in fact, it is in the developing world that many adjustment measures feature most prominently.
C.P. Chandrasekhar
Tuesday 12 March, 2013
Amidst the ongoing global financial crisis, a potential financial market threat is looming in China which is based on ''shadow banking'' lending to the real estate sector.
C.P. Chandrasekhar
Friday 01 February, 2013
As evidence suggests, the Chinese economy is experiencing a reversal of the trajectory of high growth driven by excess investment; there is a shift towards consumption now.
C.P. Chandrasekhar, Jayati Ghosh
Tuesday 30 October, 2012
While large bank loans to private investors have been restructured to keep them 'performing', the burden of such financing has fallen disproportionately on public sector banks.
C.P. Chandrasekhar
Tuesday 30 October, 2012
The NPA figures on the books of the scheduled commercial banks seem to be gross underestimates given the recent debt restructurings involving a number of large borrowers.
C.P. Chandrasekhar
Wednesday 17 October, 2012
The Government's decision to increase foreign presence in insurance would import practices that would subject the savings of middle classes to increased probability of loss.
C.P. Chandrasekhar
Monday 15 October, 2012
Like the developed countries, South Korea is experiencing an unsustainable build up in household debt. This is no exception, rather a widespread trend in that region.
C.P. Chandrasekhar, Jayati Ghosh
Monday 15 October, 2012
While growth slows down in India, the only index faring well is the Sensex. The short term speculators armed with central bank's cheap credit and easy money policies have helped it remain high though volatile.
C.P. Chandrasekhar, Jayati Ghosh
Wednesday 08 August, 2012
The intensified crisis in Europe threatens to trigger a second global downturn in five years, and Asian countries, which weathered the last crisis well, seem less resilient.
 

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