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Tag Archives: Inflation

Bank Policy Tuesday: India Governor(sic!) takes extreme steps to shore uneven policy

With the forced liquidity constraints as the currency devolved on the nation in June ( after May 21 announcement) RBI was stuck in the middle of a rate cut leg … Continue reading

October 29, 2013

Bank Policy Tuesday: DMK steals policy limelight, Rate cut hopes of India Inc

Though we did not suspect the political¬†mulligatawny¬†soup that will lead to a face off in the Parliament on the Lankan Tamils issue and should in fact be used by Indian … Continue reading

March 19, 2013

Here Comes the Fed Decision – FOMC Statement – July-August 2012

The statement reiterates it noted the deceleration in the First Half of the year and to be fair to them have not added any new spin to what has already … Continue reading

August 1, 2012

US Economy: The more things change..(European inflation data)

Though Italian one year BOT on auction landed a cut off yield closer to 4% than the last 2.3% yield, the inflation thru the Eurozone more or less remained unchanged … Continue reading

June 13, 2012

US Economy: IS that the inflation you want?

Of course many consumers instantly abhor the idea of inflation spilling over to politicians getting to believe in their actions having an actual effect on theEconomy targeting inflation. However, as … Continue reading

May 25, 2012

India vs China : ( A likes comparison) Chinese inflation ticks down to 3.4%

While Indian inflation is likely to step out of the sub 7% mark on the wholesale levels to more than 8% following the retail index, Chinese inflation ticked up to … Continue reading

May 10, 2012

London, London! Where will the new round of QE go?

The Bank of England further added a tranche of $50 bln in QE even as the effect of new VAT on inflation tapers off, and theinfation rate came at 4.2% … Continue reading

February 12, 2012 · 1 Comment

Advantage China: Exports in double digit November, Inflation 4%

China’s stand on starting off easing of monetary policy turned out ot be the only balanced one yet, having come ahead of the inflation curve with inflation falling to 4.2% … Continue reading

December 9, 2011 · 2 Comments

India's Happy thursday saga..

Our weekly report on inflation , markets and global linkages exclusively for India believers has been a successful one for more than four months now…though not without hits and misses..the … Continue reading

November 3, 2011 · 1 Comment

Inflation is the many splendoured thing, then!

One cannot really manufacture inflation overnight An op-ed in the New York Times doing the rounds on Twitter, mentions the great inflation argument seemingly now the lead in Bernanke’s set … Continue reading

September 19, 2011