Breakfast with BS: Y V Reddy

'Delhi worried about growth, I worried about stability'

Despite ideological differences, the former RBI governor gives credit to political management by Delhi for protecting India from the full impact of the trans-Atlantic financial crisis Every author loves a book launch. The Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI’s) former governor Yaga Venugopal Reddy, who was known for his low-profile persona in office, is now happy to follow the fashion among Indian policy makers and pundits of selling books with a gala launch. As he prepares to catch a flight to Mumbai for the first of three launches in the week on Monday, the other two being in New Delhi ...