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Bank consolidation: misplaced priorities
Banking reforms in India
Deregulation and performance of public sector banks
This book is somewhat ambitiously subtitled. For while it purports to critically examine the impact of liberalisation on economic institutions, its scope is limited to a few – and by no means the most important – ...
From the sub-prime to the Ridiculous
(Economic and Political Weekly, 2008-11-11)
It is somewhat misleading to label the present crisis a "subprime crisis". This suggests that when banks Subprime loans, that is, practise financial inclusion, they are apt to get into trouble. Some commentators have even ...
The Impact of the Crisis on the Indian Economy
(Economic and Political Weekly, 2009-11-11)
The effects of the global financial crisis have been more severe than initially forecast. The turning point was the decision in September 2008 to let Lehman Brothers fail, an event that had a series of ruinous cascading ...
Neither dread Nor encourage them
Obama ducks the banking challenge
Privatization: theory and evidence
Privatisation is very much the flavour of the day. Many enthusiasts of privatisation seem to believe that a shift from public to private ownership will automatically make for improved performance. Yet there is little in ...