Repo rates

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI). The finance ministry’s economists have in the Economic Survey argued that inflation has now sustainably moved to a lower trajectory. Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint

Deflation debate

1 min read . 14 Aug 2017
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Urjit Patel. The minutes of the monetary policy committee (MPC) meeting earlier this month showed not all members had agreed to a 25 bps reverse repo rate hike. Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint

RBI and central bank independence

11 min read . 24 Apr 2017