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11-Sep-2015 | A Seshan
The writer remembers the queen of Carnatic music, M S Subbulakshmi, on her centenary year
07-Apr-2015 | A Seshan
How can the interest rate policy alone tackle the problem when what is required is supply management?
01-Mar-2015 | A Seshan
The various social security schemes, especially for the unorganised sector, and the enhancement of the limits for tax concessions will benefit the common man
07-Jan-2015 | A Seshan
The volatility of capital flows has increased significantly in recent years, particularly since the global financial crisis of 2008, making their management one of the biggest challenges facing emerging market economies (EMEs). The two broad ...
22-Nov-2014 | A Seshan
The 2014 F1 season is poised for a thrilling conclusion with both Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg in with a chance to win the title
02-Sep-2014 | A Seshan
The real issue is reconciling the problem of staff denied promotion with the management's desire to promote excellence. But history shows that the solutions lie within the central bank
23-Aug-2014 | A Seshan
Federer's advantage is his versatility. He can produce an ace when in trouble. But he has to watch out for unforced errors, which often are the cause of his undoing
05-Jul-2014 | A Seshan
Introduce a flat tax, tax dividends and capital gains, expand wealth tax and link fiscal deficit to revenue receipts
25-Jun-2014 | A Seshan
"Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it."- George SantayanaThe recent international financial meltdown following the failure of two hedge funds owned by the US investment bank Bear Stearns and the subprime crisis has spawned ...
23-May-2014 | A Seshan
Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal look likely to contest the title at Roland Garros
14-Feb-2014 | A Seshan
Throat surgery left her with a masculine voice, but the doyenne of the Kirana gharana turned it into an advantage through years of hard work, says author in a review of a biography of the musician
03-Jan-2014 | A Seshan
Will it be the same old stalwarts or will a new star emerge at the Australian Open, starting on January 13?
26-Dec-2013 | A Seshan
The committee set up under Urjit Patel to revise the policy framework needs to re-examine the Reserve Bank's approach to monetary stability
20-Dec-2013 | A Seshan
A global doyen and theorist in the world of statistics, CR Rao's work has influenced fields as varied as economics, medicine and anthropology
13-Dec-2013 | A Seshan
A faulty approach to money supply in the mid-eighties transformed the paradigm for monetary policy, says A Seshan in this review of the fourth volume of RBI's history series
25-Nov-2013 | A Seshan
The answer could partly lie in the issue of reciprocity but this route may not help the monetary authority
15-Nov-2013 | A Seshan
In the world of tennis the doubles matches attract crowd only in Davis Cup. It has lost much of its sheen in Grand Slam events because leading players no longer participate
18-Oct-2013 | A Seshan
"I don't think the title fight is still on. Even if Sebastian retired from all four (remaining) races, I would have to win all of them."- Fernando Alonso The third Indian edition of the Formula 1 Grand Prix race at the Buddh International Circuit ...
14-Sep-2013 | A Seshan
On the fifth anniversary of the Lehman Brothers' collapse, a look at the financial failures it caused, as well as the lingering effects
03-Sep-2013 | A Seshan
RBI's forex swap window for oil marketing companies addresses an urgent issue but what happens when the dollars have to be returned?
25-Aug-2013 | A Seshan
"Not all Germans believe in God, but they all believe in the Bundesbank."Jacques Delors,former president,European CommissionThe book, a commentary on the recent global financial crisis, consists of four parts: "Rise of the Alchemists (1656-2006)"; ...
24-Aug-2013 | A Seshan
Given his remarkable comeback, Rafael Nadal could well walk away with the US Open title
04-Aug-2013 | A Seshan
Promoting NRI deposit accounts in banks seems a better option because transaction costs are lower and inflows more manageable
14-Jul-2013 | A Seshan
The volume is a collection of the transcripts of lectures and writings of eminent economists and financial experts
25-Jun-2013 | A Seshan
S S Tarapore takes a balanced view: he gives the RBI credit where it's due and criticises the central bank where necessary