Avinash Persaud
In quiet times when markets are range-bound, algorithmic traders are contrarians. Photo: Bloomberg

Flash Crashes and securities taxes

4 min read . 25 Jan 2017
Supporters cheer as Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump arrives for a campaign rally at Atlantic Aviation in Moon Township, Pennsylvania. Photo: AFP
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The problem with financial regulation

5 min read . 06 Oct 2016
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Keeping an eye on the dollar index

4 min read . 22 Sep 2016
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Bad Apple Theory of financial crises

4 min read . 30 Mar 2016
In just 15 months, the Chinese have lost in excess of $650 billion of reserves, more than the total reserves of any other country save Japan. Photo: AFP<br />

Forging a new currency order

4 min read . 09 Feb 2016
Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint<br />

Can capital flows be managed?

4 min read . 26 Jan 2016
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Who will buy bail-in securities?

4 min read . 23 Nov 2015
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Crowd financing is not banking

4 min read . 06 Oct 2015
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The myths of inflation targeting

4 min read . 10 Aug 2015
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Greece, prejudice and politics

4 min read . 28 Jun 2015
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The problem with German bonds

4 min read . 19 May 2015
Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint <br />

The economics of the robot age

4 min read . 13 Apr 2015
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Dollar, rupee and the budget

4 min read . 19 Mar 2015
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Avoiding a Greek tragedy

4 min read . 23 Feb 2015
There will be dislocation to the economies of big oil exporters beyond what we have already seen in Russia, Venezuela and Nigeria.<br />

The economics of falling oil prices

4 min read . 01 Feb 2015
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The bank privatization conundrum

4 min read . 05 Jan 2015
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Regulating bankers’ salaries

3 min read . 09 Nov 2014
Illustration: Jayachandran/Mint<br />

Giving innovation an opportunity

8 min read . 07 Oct 2014
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The right direction for Scotland

4 min read . 24 Sep 2014