“Inflation Spike Along With Growth Pick Up Will Warrant Rate Hikes”
  • Natasha Patidar
  • Dec 01 2014

December 1: India's growth worries are escalating as GDP growth slowed to 5.3% in the last quarter, even as fiscal deficit surged to 90% of the full year target. The dismal economic data comes just ahead of the RBI policy meet tomorrow. So will governor Rajan cut rates to boost growth or will his focus remain firmly on inflation? Harsha Subramaniam discusses all this and more with Sonal Varma of Nomura and Anantha Nageswaran of Takshashila Institution.