MONETARY EASING

  • Debtfueled growth: Can the west avoid a Japanese future? December 23, 2013

    Scientists study distant galaxies to gain a better understanding of our own planet. In the same way, Japan's experience provides important insights into current global economic problems. Unfortunately, the lessons from Japan are largely being ignored. As John Kenneth Galbraith wryly observed: "There can be few fields of human endeavour...
  • 'RBI likely to cut policy rates at its June 17 meeting' May 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Taking a cue from the continued downward surprises in inflation and sluggish growth indicators, the Reserve Bank of India is likely to go for further monetary easing in its June 17 policy meet, global investment banking majors have said. The headline wholesale inflation fell to 41month low in April...
  • Room for monetary easing limited, says RBI Governor February 18, 2013

    Moscow: The Reserve Bank on Monday said there is a limited scope for easing of monetary policy over the next few months as there is a risk of inflation escalation as well as concerns over fiscal and current account deficits. "There is room for monetary easing over the next few...