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The Economic Times
Challenge for Monetary Policy Committee not economics but communicating purpose of the bodydirection it should take, and that will be the basis for the decision. At least
Challenge for Monetary Policy Committee not economics but communicating purpose of the body
The Economic Times / Posted 21 minutes ago
direction it should take, and that will be the basis for the decision. At least, that is the purpose behind the shift to a Monetary Policy Committee (MPC). Just like many other concepts, the MPC is also borrowed from developed nations and is aimed... Read more
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The Economic Times
The market still does not understand what inflation-targeting is: Jahangir Aziz, JPMorgannot mean it has opened up the space for monetary policy easing. Space will open
The market still does not understand what inflation-targeting is: Jahangir Aziz, JPMorgan
The Economic Times / Posted 21 minutes ago
not mean it has opened up the space for monetary policy easing. Space will open up for monetary policy easing if the MPC (Monetary Policy Committee) decides that, given where we are today, 12-18 months down the road, we are comfortable that the 4%... Read more
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dna
First Monetary Policy Committee rate call on October 4The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will unveil its first monetary policy that woul
First Monetary Policy Committee rate call on October 4
dna / Posted an hour ago
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will unveil its first monetary policy that would be decided by the six-member Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) on October 4. According to the Union Economic Affairs Secretary, Shaktikanta Das, the new committee, which... Read more
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heraldscotland
Governor: Brexit uncertainty slowing down Scots economythat this economy will adjust, and will adjust well.” Mr Carney highlighted th
Governor: Brexit uncertainty slowing down Scots economy
heraldscotland / Posted 3 hours ago
that this economy will adjust, and will adjust well.” Mr Carney highlighted the “support” provided by the Bank’s Monetary Policy Committee to the UK economy following the Brexit vote. In August, the MPC cut UK base rates to a fresh record... Read more
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The Hindu
MPC will meet before October 4, says DasIt is the first time that the newly-constituted monetary policy panel will meet
MPC will meet before October 4, says Das
The Hindu / Posted 9 hours ago
It is the first time that the newly-constituted monetary policy panel will meet The six-member Monetary Policy Committee will meet before the Reserve Bank of India’s policy review on October 4 to submit their recommendations, Shaktikanta Das,... Read more
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iol.co.za
High bar for rate cuts, says Mminelethat we are close to the end of the tightening cycle would need to be re-assess
High bar for rate cuts, says Mminele
iol.co.za / Posted 17 hours ago
that we are close to the end of the tightening cycle would need to be re-assessed,” Mminele said in a speech. “The MPC (monetary policy committee) has also indicated that the bar to interest rate cuts is high.” South Africa's headline consumer... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Letter to My Countrymen - Averting an Economic Meltdown Via the Right Type of Asset Salesand properly sequenced fiscal and monetary policies supported by the right mix
Letter to My Countrymen - Averting an Economic Meltdown Via the Right Type of Asset Sales
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
and properly sequenced fiscal and monetary policies supported by the right mix of macro-prudential tools. Thankfully, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the CBN recently brushed aside some ill-advised public pleas for a drop in interest rates... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Date Return On Investment Down By 1.5 Percentwill be recalled that despite the unchanged Monetary Policy Rate, MPR by the Ce
Date Return On Investment Down By 1.5 Percent
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
will be recalled that despite the unchanged Monetary Policy Rate, MPR by the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, in the last Monetary Policy Committee meeting, investors in the stock market, last week gained over N140 billion as the NSE market... Read more
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heraldscotland
Borrowing by businesses falls, as nervousness in wake of Brexit vote flaggedreduced interest rates to 0.25 per cent, and so give an indication of some of t
Borrowing by businesses falls, as nervousness in wake of Brexit vote flagged
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
reduced interest rates to 0.25 per cent, and so give an indication of some of the underlying pressures that the MPC (Monetary Policy Committee) responded to when it made this decision.” Howard Archer, chief UK economist at consultancy IHS... Read more
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Business Standard India
'Brexit' prompts British CEOs to consider relocatingthat the leave vote could hinder growth. According to the minutes of its most
'Brexit' prompts British CEOs to consider relocating
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
that the leave vote could hinder growth. According to the minutes of its most recent meeting, the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee acknowledged that Britain's economy was growing at a slightly faster pace than originally expected... Read more
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The Economic Times
Donald Trump sends shivers down market’s spineReserve Bank of India's rate-setting meeting on October 4. This will be the fir
Donald Trump sends shivers down market’s spine
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
Reserve Bank of India's rate-setting meeting on October 4. This will be the first policy review by the newly established Monetary Policy Committee. The Sensex fell 0.80% in the past week but has gained 1.84% in the last month. It has climbed... Read more
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Business Standard India
Policy review countdownbond market players amply indicates that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) may ma
Policy review countdown
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
bond market players amply indicates that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) may maintain status quo when the newly constituted Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meets at its bi-monthly monetary policy review on October 4. It gains more significance as... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Rethinking Macroeconomic Theory Before the Next Crisisstrongest indictment of orthodox theory from the orthodox side was perhaps made
Rethinking Macroeconomic Theory Before the Next Crisis
Naked Capitalism / Posted yesterday
strongest indictment of orthodox theory from the orthodox side was perhaps made by Willem Buiter, a former member of the Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England, and admittedly an early critic of the hypothesis of rational expectations.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MPC's Delicate Balancing ActFaced with the dilemma of an economic recession and rising inflation, the Centr
MPC's Delicate Balancing Act
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Faced with the dilemma of an economic recession and rising inflation, the Central Bank of Nigeria's (CBN) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) at the end of its fifth meeting for the year held last week, resolved to leave interest rate as well as other... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Adeosun - Spending On Capital Projects, Our Strategy to Get Out of Recessioncontroversy that arose last week after her call on the Central Bank of Nigeria
Adeosun - Spending On Capital Projects, Our Strategy to Get Out of Recession
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
controversy that arose last week after her call on the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to reduce the policy rate at its last Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting, stated at the weekend that the federal government was painstakingly fashioning out... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Low Petroleum Prices Cut Import Bill By Sh50 Billion(value) of petroleum products due to lower oil prices and resilient diaspora re
Low Petroleum Prices Cut Import Bill By Sh50 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
(value) of petroleum products due to lower oil prices and resilient diaspora remittances." That verdict enabled the Monetary Policy Committee to slash the policy rate by 0.5 percentage points to 10 per cent on Tuesday, setting the stage for... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mr Urjit Patel, are you listening? Here's what RBI can learn from its global peersFormer chief Raghuram Rajan, who spearheaded the shift, said last month that In
Mr Urjit Patel, are you listening? Here's what RBI can learn from its global peers
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
Former chief Raghuram Rajan, who spearheaded the shift, said last month that India's six-member monetary policy committee will bring a balance of views, continuity and more independence to the 81-year-old central bank. With the vote-structure known... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Low pressureit hoped to raise it for a second time soon—possibly in December, after America
Low pressure
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
it hoped to raise it for a second time soon—possibly in December, after America’s presidential elections. Its rate-setting committee said the case for an increase had “strengthened” since its meeting in June, but it decided to wait for more... Read more
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The Economic Times
What India can learn from other central banksFormer chief Raghuram Rajan, who spearheaded the shift, said last month that In
What India can learn from other central banks
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
Former chief Raghuram Rajan, who spearheaded the shift, said last month that India's six-member monetary policy committee will bring a balance of views, continuity and more independence to the 81-year-old central bank. With the vote-structure known... Read more
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The Economic Times
Five macro cues before you start trading on Mondayin the October 4 monetary policy — as the outcome would now depend on the decis
Five macro cues before you start trading on Monday
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
in the October 4 monetary policy — as the outcome would now depend on the decision of the newly constituted six-member Monetary Policy Committee (of which Patel is a member) — the central bank is likely to maintain a dovish and accommodative... Read more
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asianage
October 4 rate to be RBI gov call?and last time exclusively take a call on interest rates on October 4 despite th
October 4 rate to be RBI gov call?
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
and last time exclusively take a call on interest rates on October 4 despite the government nominating members to the new Monetary Policy Committee. This is because the three academics nominated by the government to the committee are yet to... Read more
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Business Standard India
MPC really doesn't really curb RBI decision on ratesbe lead by the 6-member MPC Less than a fortnight left for the next monetary p
MPC really doesn't really curb RBI decision on rates
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
be lead by the 6-member MPC Less than a fortnight left for the next monetary policy, and the government is yet to form a monetary policy committee (MPC), leaving analysts wondering why. While the government did not commit to a timeframe, it was... Read more
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The Economic Times
RBI Governor Urjit Patel downplays inflation risk, harps on growthin the October 4 monetary policy — as the outcome would now depend on the decis
RBI Governor Urjit Patel downplays inflation risk, harps on growth
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
in the October 4 monetary policy — as the outcome would now depend on the decision of the newly constituted six-member Monetary Policy Committee (of which Patel is a member) — the central bank is likely to maintain a dovish and accommodative... Read more
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Business Standard India
There will be no tug of war in the MPC: Ravindra DholakiaAhmedabad (IIM-A), Ravindra Dholakia, has been named as one of the three govern
There will be no tug of war in the MPC: Ravindra Dholakia
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Ahmedabad (IIM-A), Ravindra Dholakia, has been named as one of the three government appointees to the newly formed Monetary Policy Committee (MPC). Dholakia was earlier a member of the Sixth Central Pay Commission, public expenditure... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Banks Demand for Treasuries Raise Credit Squeeze Riskown strategy that has led to overcrowding risk-free government debt. According
Banks Demand for Treasuries Raise Credit Squeeze Risk
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
own strategy that has led to overcrowding risk-free government debt. According to Ecobank research, the move by the CBK Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) to reduce the Central Bank Rate this week though will lower the attractiveness of government... Read more
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The Economic Times
Vigilance clearance awaited for new Monetary Policy Committee membersNEW DELHI: The all-powerful Monetary Policy Committee's first rate decision on
Vigilance clearance awaited for new Monetary Policy Committee members
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
NEW DELHI: The all-powerful Monetary Policy Committee's first rate decision on October 4 hinges on vigilance clearance for the government-nominated three independent economists coming in time. The government had last week named three academics to... Read more
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New Kerala
Derivatives expiry to drive market sentiments (Market Outlook) - newkerala.com #123497(RBI's) October monetary policy review will keep the key indices on tenterhooks
Derivatives expiry to drive market sentiments (Market Outlook) - newkerala.com #123497
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
(RBI's) October monetary policy review will keep the key indices on tenterhooks. "With three new members inducted into the monetary policy committee (MPC), markets will watch with interest on how the October 4 RBI rate announcement will pan out,"... Read more
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express
US banks THREATEN to pull out of UK if PM May doesn't meet Brexit demandswant to encourage with this two-way trade but ultimately, of course, good for o
US banks THREATEN to pull out of UK if PM May doesn't meet Brexit demands
express / Posted 3 days ago
want to encourage with this two-way trade but ultimately, of course, good for our societies and our economies. GETTYBoE’s Monetary Policy Committee will decide on an economic stimulus this week "I hope that you are as excited about the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Market to light up after a correction; may face resistance around 8,950 level: Jimeet Modicapital markets, thereby increasing the depth and liquidity of the market. The
Market to light up after a correction; may face resistance around 8,950 level: Jimeet Modi
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
capital markets, thereby increasing the depth and liquidity of the market. The government has appointed nominees for the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) under the revised system for fixing interest rate in the economy. The nominees are truly... Read more
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dna
From Iran's interest in CPEC to Niti Ayog's Olympic plan: Jottings of the weekBJP-led NDA government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has acted wisely in its
From Iran's interest in CPEC to Niti Ayog's Olympic plan: Jottings of the week
dna / Posted 4 days ago
BJP-led NDA government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has acted wisely in its choice of the three outside members of Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Reserve Bank of India, which will be responsible for setting the interest rates. The... Read more
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asianage
A major change looms in govt-RBI equationthe Reserve Bank of India, when for the first time the monetary policy rate to
A major change looms in govt-RBI equation
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
the Reserve Bank of India, when for the first time the monetary policy rate to be announced will be decided by a six-member monetary policy committee comprising both government and RBI representatives. The government on Thursday finalised its three... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
BoT warns of consumption slowdownwill continue to recover," said Jaturong Jantarangs, an assistant governor for
BoT warns of consumption slowdown
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
will continue to recover," said Jaturong Jantarangs, an assistant governor for the monetary policy group and the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) secretary. Mr Jaturong said that private consumption expanded strongly in the second... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rand retreats after less hawkish cenbank statementrate hiking cycle, which started in early 2014 and has seen the benchmark repo
Rand retreats after less hawkish cenbank statement
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
rate hiking cycle, which started in early 2014 and has seen the benchmark repo rate rise 200 basis points. "Yesterday's monetary policy committee meeting was notably less hawkish than the previous meetings, although it is clear that the MPC is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Emir Sanusi, Others Express Divergent Views On CBN's Monetary PoliciesBank's decision to retain benchmark monetary and fiscal policy rates at prevail
Emir Sanusi, Others Express Divergent Views On CBN's Monetary Policies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Bank's decision to retain benchmark monetary and fiscal policy rates at prevailing levels would impact the economy. The Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank in a unanimous resolution opted to leave the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR), which... Read more
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New Kerala
Profit booking, negative global cues dent equity markets - newkerala.com #122929note," said Anand James, Chief Market Strategist at Geojit BNP Paribas Financia
Profit booking, negative global cues dent equity markets - newkerala.com #122929
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
note," said Anand James, Chief Market Strategist at Geojit BNP Paribas Financial Services. "With the announcement of MPC (Monetary Policy Committee) members, the focus is also shifting towards new RBI (Reserve Bank of India) Governor's rate... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Repo Rate Unchanged in SeptemberPretoria — The Reserve Bank's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has kept the repo
Repo Rate Unchanged in September
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Pretoria — The Reserve Bank's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has kept the repo rate unchanged at 7% per annum. "Given improvements in the inflation forecast, the weak domestic economic outlook and the assessment of the balance of risks, the MPC has... Read more
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The Economic Times
RBI's new monetary policy committee to ease ties with governmentThe governnment on Thursday announced three candidates to join an equal number
RBI's new monetary policy committee to ease ties with government
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
The governnment on Thursday announced three candidates to join an equal number of RBI representatives on a new monetary policy committee, paving the way for India's first collective interest-rate decision. The move frees the governor from facing the... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
SARB keeps repo rate at 7%figure charged by banks to customers, will remain at 10.5%. The bank took the
SARB keeps repo rate at 7%
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 4 days ago
figure charged by banks to customers, will remain at 10.5%. The bank took the same decision at the previous meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) in July. Kganyago says the MPC has unanimously decided to keep rates unchanged at 7%. He’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Emir Sanusi Backs MPC's Decision Not to Cut Interest RateThe Emir of Kano and former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Muhammadu
Emir Sanusi Backs MPC's Decision Not to Cut Interest Rate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Emir of Kano and former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Muhammadu Sanusi II has backed the recent stand by the Monetary Policy Committee to retain interest rate benchmark at 14 percent amidst the wide criticism that had greeted the... Read more
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iafrica.com
SARB keeps repo rate at 7%figure charged by banks to customers, will remain at 10.5%. The bank took the
SARB keeps repo rate at 7%
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
figure charged by banks to customers, will remain at 10.5%. The bank took the same decision at the previous meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) in July. Kganyago says the MPC has unanimously decided to keep rates unchanged at 7%. He’s... Read more
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iol.co.za
Economists welcome SARB decision on ratesKganyago said the bank’s monetary policy committee (MPC) unanimously decided to
Economists welcome SARB decision on rates
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Kganyago said the bank’s monetary policy committee (MPC) unanimously decided to keep lending rates unchanged at 7 percent a year in line with market expectations. “The MPC is of the view that should current forecasts transpire, we may be close to the... Read more
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The Economic Times
From govt with love: Two hawks and a dove to decide in your interestMUMBAI: The government silenced conspiracy theorists who speculated it would st
From govt with love: Two hawks and a dove to decide in your interest
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
MUMBAI: The government silenced conspiracy theorists who speculated it would stuff the Monetary Policy Committee with nominees who would do its bidding to make life easier for itself and the industry. The three candidates - Chetan Ghate, a professor... Read more
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dna
Monetary Policy Committee: These are three members appointed by govtThe government picked three economists from the academic world for the Reserve
Monetary Policy Committee: These are three members appointed by govt
dna / Posted 4 days ago
The government picked three economists from the academic world for the Reserve Bank of India's new monetary policy committee (MPC) to set interest rates. The new MPC will be responsible for setting the key interest rates in the monetary policy... Read more
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The Economic Times
Seven important triggers that changed your market while you were sleepingwere sleeping. Two hawks and one dove to decide our home loan EMIs! The three
Seven important triggers that changed your market while you were sleeping
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
were sleeping. Two hawks and one dove to decide our home loan EMIs! The three distinguished academicians appointed to the monetary policy committee - Indian Statistical Institute professor Chetan Ghate, Delhi School of Economics director Pami Dua... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Brexit could cost MILLIONS of jobs across the EU who will be harder hit than UKProtts said: “With the fall in the value of the pound, the UK has an increased
Brexit could cost MILLIONS of jobs across the EU who will be harder hit than UK
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Protts said: “With the fall in the value of the pound, the UK has an increased advantage.” Kristin Forbes, a member of the Monetary Policy Committee, said the impact of the bombshell result on the economy had been “less stormy” than feared. The... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Through the roofby the end of next year. Egypt has agreed with the IMF a $12 billion loan over
Through the roof
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
by the end of next year. Egypt has agreed with the IMF a $12 billion loan over three years. The forecasts are that the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the CBE, scheduled to meet on 22 September, will raise interest rates as a measure to... Read more
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The Telegraph
Monetary panel in placeNew Delhi, Sept. 22: The government has picked three economists from the academ
Monetary panel in place
The Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
New Delhi, Sept. 22: The government has picked three economists from the academic world for the new monetary policy committee (MPC), who along with the RBI nominees will set the benchmark interest rates to contain retail inflation within the targeted... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government appoints monetary policy committee to help RBI set interest ratesNEW DELHI: The government appointed three members to the monetary policy commit
Government appoints monetary policy committee to help RBI set interest rates
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
NEW DELHI: The government appointed three members to the monetary policy committee (MPC), putting the seal on India's new architecture for setting interest rates and ending the Reserve Bank of India governor's role as sole arbiter. Its first policy... Read more
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The Hindu
Centre names economists to monetary policy committee4 policy statement The Centre on Thursday named three academics trained in eco
Centre names economists to monetary policy committee
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
4 policy statement The Centre on Thursday named three academics trained in economics as the external appointees on the monetary policy committee (MPC) that will work with the Reserve Bank of India’s three members to decide interest rates. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
Meet the members of the new interest rate-setting committeeadditional tie-breaker, guided by a newly established inflation target The gov
Meet the members of the new interest rate-setting committee
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
additional tie-breaker, guided by a newly established inflation target The government has announced the members of a new monetary policy committee (MPC), the final step in a drive to overhaul 81-year-old central bank. Three independent economists... Read more
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