How exit polls landed on a Modi return
Apart from the credibility of Raghuram Rajan’s successor and the objectivity of the government-appointed MPC members, a key focus of investors will be revision—if any—in the current inflation target and/or its range. These will dictate whether the MPC will be a paper tiger or a reform taken seriously by the government. Photo: Reuters<br />

Inflation targeting and credibility

4 min read . 13 Jul 2016
It is very important that an independent fiscal council is set up to give an independent analysis of budget numbers, especially when the fiscal deficit target is based on potential output. Photo: PTI<br />

Beware the siren calls

4 min read . 06 Jul 2016
The report had said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi must keep BJP members in check or risk ‘losing domestic and global credibility’. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint<br />

Govt dismisses Moody’s report

1 min read . 05 Nov 2015
Though seeking advice when you make decisions can enhance your credibility and others’ trust in you—both crucial for increasing influence, effectiveness and political support—you have to really want it when you ask for it. Photo: iStockphoto<br />

Advice and credibility go together

3 min read . 07 Oct 2015
Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint <br />

Credible Bureau of Investigation?

4 min read . 22 Mar 2015
The recent fall in global crude oil prices will alter terms of trade in a manner that will benefit a net commodity importer such as India. Photo: Bloomberg<br />

Rebuilding policy credibility

4 min read . 14 Oct 2014
Illustration: Jayachandran/Mint<br />

Second-term blues in India and the US

3 min read . 09 Dec 2013