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India’s economy @ 70: A life and review

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India’s economy @ 70: A life and review
by Geraldine Foley - Friday, 6 October 2017, 5:18 PM

Dr YV ReddyAs governor of the Reserve Bank of India, Dr YV Reddy presided over a period of high growth, low inflation, stable rupee and ample foreign exchange and is credited with saving the Indian banking system from the sub-prime and global liquidity crisis of 2008. Based on his recent book Advice & Dissent, which reviews his influential life in public service and experiences, his talk will provide insights from his ringside view of India’s growth and change across the seven decades since independence and the emergence of the country as a key player in the global economy.