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Fifth EGROW Shadow MPC Meeting

EGROW Foundation has constituted a Shadow Monetary Policy Committee of academicians, practioners and financial market specialists.

As Mentioned Previously, the EGROW SMPC will meet regularly every two months, a day before the monetary policy is announced by the RBI. It will enter its fifth phase of discussion and will present views on monetary policy and the direction of interest rates on August 1, 2019.

The SMPC aims to transparently discuss the interest rate scenario considering economic conditions within the country amidst the context of global situation. The aim is to build and contribute to the debate on macroeconomics and monetary policy by a set of economists thinking independently on these issues. The objective of this exercise is also to provide inputs to the officials involved in policy making, after extensive discussions and deliberations.

Venue: Assocham Board Room, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi

Date and Time: Thursday, August 1, 2019 from 4:15 to 6:00 pm, followed by tea

Office Telephone – 120 4300403

Registration Link

Panellists

Dr. Arvind Virmani

Former Chief Economic Adivisor, Govt. of India, and
Former Executive Director, IMF

Shri Balkrishan Goenka

President, ASSOCHAM and Chairman, Welspun Group

Dr. Surjit Bhalla

Contributing Editor, Indian Express

Indranil Sen Gupta

Chief Economist, Bank of America Merill Lynch

Mr. Abheek Barua

Chief Economist and Executive Vice President, HDFC Bank

Dr. Ashima Goyal

Professor of Economics, Indira Gandhi Institue of Development and Research

Ms. Upasna Bhardhwaj

Vice President, Senior Economist, Kotak Mahindra Bank

Charan Singh

Chief Executive and Director, EGROW foundation.