As you may already know, we are taking some time off this week. However, we promised to bring you some of the year’s best articles. And in today’s edition, we have curated the best stories on economics for you.
What is the Union Budget and how is it made?: An explainer on the Union Budget.
Did the RBI sneakily raise interest rates?: An explainer on the Standing Deposit Facility.
What is happening to the Indian rupee?: An explainer on what’s happening to the Indian Rupee.
How long will it take India to recover from the pandemic: An explainer on how long India will take to recover from the pandemic.
An explainer on the twin deficit warning: An explainer on why the Finance Ministry may be worried about the burgeoning twin deficit.
The third gender and the economy: An explainer on the economic impact of excluding an entire subset of people because they don’t conform to certain social constructs.
The theory of rational inattention and Jackson Hole: An explainer on inflation and rational inattention.
Why Bernanke, Diamond and Dybvig won the Nobel Prize in Economics: An explainer on why Bernanke, Diamond and Dybvig won the Nobel Prize in Economics.
1991’s economic reforms — “Half-baked” or Genius?: An explainer on the 1991 economic reforms.
RBI’s fictional letter to the Government — on inflation: An explainer on why the RBI has some explaining to do.
We hope you enjoyed this recap. We’ll be back with another exciting one tomorrow.