Tulsi Jayakumar

Where is the consumer confidence?

While the economy’s slump can be explained through losses in income and employment, consumer confidence is something that would pose a greater challenge to recovery.

15 Jun 2021

Inflation targeting and continuity in price stability

A publicly announced inflation target along with enforcing a set of monetary policy measures create credibility in central bank actions and help shape various economic decisions

06 Apr 2021

The curious case of our nation's Sovereign rating

India’s fundamentals pertaining to its ability and willingness to pay appear strong. Yet the credit rating assigned to it is the lowest among investment grade bonds. Why?

11 Feb 2021

Our country’s trade policy needs a rethink 

India’s decision not to join the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) in November 2020 has been welcomed in most quarters.

23 Dec 2020