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MSF, LAF-Repo Rate, RR, Bank Rate, Policy Corridor

BES171/MP#4: MSF, LAF-Repo Rate, RR, Bank Rate, Policy Corridor so far, under the Monetary policy, we’ve learned about money multiplier, cash reserve ratio (CRR), incremental CRR and statutory liquidity ratio (SLR), Open market operations (OMO) and Market stabilization scheme (MSS). Now moving forward: Under the [...]

[Aptitude] Compound Interest Rate, Population Growth without Formulas

Introduction Case: City’s population: Growth Case: City’s Population: Decline Case: Bank’s compound interest rate(CI) Case: CI →Finding Nemo Principal Case: Compounding Twice a Year Case: Compounding thrice a year Case: Wine Replacement (Adulteration) Approach 1: Alligiation loop Approach #2: Compound Interest Case: Adulteration→Finding [...]

[Economy] FCNR Rate Hike to Prevent Rupee Downfall: Meaning, Implications, Explained

What is FCNR? Example SBI FCNR What does SBI do with foreign currency? Why is FCNR in News? Implication of FCNR interest Rate hike What is FCNR? Foreign Currency  Non-Resident (FCNR) scheme was launched by RBI in the early 1990s. It allows NRIs to [...]

[Economy] Bretton Woods and Fixed Exchange Rate system : Meaning Explained

What is Bretton Woods? Why is important? Result of Bretton Woods Main Players in this Conference Impact of World War II on Economy Agenda of conference Fixed Exchange Rate system. Roosevelt Vs Mohan: Fast forward to 1970s Inflation and Gold Prices Do we [...]

ntroduction Quantitative Easing, Fed Tapering

[Economy] Quantitative Easing: Meaning, phases, Impacts on Indian Economy, Rupee-Dollar Exchange rate, Pros & Cons, Positive & Negative aspects explained

Prologue Characters in QE movie [Act I] Subprime crisis: toxic assets (2007) [Act II] Quantitative Easing (2008) Why can’t LOW repo rate solve problem? Quantitative Easing: “Electronic” Money OUT OF THIN AIR Concept#1: QE = NOT OMO Concept #2: QE = NOT Monetized [...]

Inflation indexed Bonds IIB explained

[Economy] Inflation Indexed Bonds IIB, IINSS-C: Salient Features, real interest rate, nominal interest rate

Prologue Nominal vs Real interest rate Inflation index bonds: Salient Features IIB: How do they protect against inflation? IIB: principal also protected Prologue Economic Survey Chapter 4: Prices and Monetary Management. FIVE subparts Inflation indexed bonds measures of money supply: M0, M1, M2, M3, M4, [...]

Mrunal Lecture Video SPIPA

[Economy Lecture1] Banking: Monetary Policy- Quantitative Tools: SLR, CRR, OMO, LAF, MSF, Repo rate & limitations

Prologue Lecture1: P1- Overview of Economy preparation Lecture1: P2- Banking Monetary Policy Lecture1: P3- Bank Rate, Repo Rate, LAF, MSF Lecture1: P4- Limitations of Monetary policy Prologue My economy lectures for UPSC-2015 batch have started at SPIPA, Ahmedabad (run by Government of Gujarat.) I’ve [...]