Tag: fiscal stimulus

View: Innovative financing is key, while broadening RBI’s growth and financial stability objectives

We believe fiscal stimulus is the need of the hour, as GDP will likely contract by 6.7% in FY2021. There are also rising risks to...

Pragmatic fiscal stimulus that nudges households to spend

A far more confident, poised and assertive Nirmala Sitharaman looked nothing like the fumbling finance minister just a few months back when she announced the...

A top JPMorgan advisor is advising her clients to cut their exposure to stocks and hold more cash to weather Washington’s gridlock on stimulus

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., tears her copy of President Donald Trump’s s State of the Union address after he delivered it to a...

The US economy can survive without new stimulus until after the election and avoid a double-dip recession, Morgan Stanley’s investment chief says

Bloomberg TV The US economy doesn’t need stimulus in the next 30 days, Morgan Stanley’s top equity strategist told CNBC’s “Closing Bell” on Tuesday.  “I...

View: India has been forced a reset by Covid-19, especially its political economy of reform

By Ajay Chhibber India’s goal of becoming a $5 trillion economy has been set back by at least five, if not 10 years. With its...

View: To lock down any further will devastate the economy, almost to a point of no return

By Omkar Goswami Imposing a nationwide lockdown involving 1.3 billion people for 40 consecutive days is hard enough. Getting out of it could be harder...

Centre may require additional Rs 5 lakh crore to support economy hit hard by COVID-19: Subhash Chandra Garg

NEW DELHI: The Centre may need to borrow 2-2.5 per cent of GDP or about Rs 4-5 lakh crore additionally for supporting people and businesses...

View: Government should unveil stimulus package to deal with coronavirus fallout

By MAHUA MOITRA The International Monetary Fund has already declared that the world is undergoing a global recession. This recession, unlike the global financial crisis...

Stimulus: The same stimulus that rich countries lean on could worsen poor economies

By Enda Curran and Michelle Jamrisko A massive exodus of capital from emerging economies has left many in a Catch-22 position: the kinds of monetary...