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Charan Singh

Chief Executive
Expertise: Monetary Policy and Banking, International Trade, Economic Reforms

Dr. Charan Singh is currently serving as the Non Executive Chairman of Punjab & Sind Bank. He was full time visiting faculty and former RBI Chair Professor (Dec 2012 to Dec 2016) at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, India where he taught comparative monetary policy and policy issues in Indian economy.

Earlier, he was a Senior Economist at the Independent Evaluation Office of the International Monetary Fund, Washington DC from August 2009 to November 2012 and Research Director (Departments: Economic Policy, Debt Management) at the Reserve Bank of India (1997–2009). Singh earned his doctorate in Economics from the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. He was a visiting scholar for more than a year each at Department of Economics, Harvard University and the Stanford Center for International Development, Stanford University. He is now serving as Director on the Board of National Housing Bank, Delhi and NABARD Financial Services Ltd, Bangalore. He is also Member, Governing Board at Policy Foundation, New Delhi; Member of Research Advisory Committee, BIRD, National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development; Honorary Fellow, SKOCH Development Foundation; and Member of the Informal Advisory Group on Housing Sector Issues, IMF, Washington DC.

Recent Content

Monetary policy of Reserve Bank of India

Newsroom / posted 11-Oct-2020

GDP contraction : Implications for Banks

Newsroom / posted 17-Sep-2020

Privatisation of Public Sector Enterprises

Newsroom / posted 28-May-2020

How COVID-19 will reset trade & commerce

Newsroom / posted 01-May-2020

Jaan Bhi Jahaan Bhi

Newsroom / posted 30-Apr-2020

The Pandemic and The Nation

Newsroom / posted 27-Apr-2020

Restoring Global Supply Chains

Newsroom / posted 23-Apr-2020

The Pandamic and The Nation

Newsroom / posted 21-Apr-2020

How to Revive our Economy: Some Suggestions

Research / Monetary Policy and Financial Sector / posted 13-Aug-2019

Special Programme: Budget 2019-2020

Newsroom / posted 06-Jul-2019

GDP estimation in India- Perspectives and Facts

Research / Monetary Policy and Financial Sector / posted 20-Jun-2019

EGROW Shadow Monetary Policy Committee – Recommendations for June 6, 2019

Research / Monetary Policy and Financial Sector / posted 03-Jun-2019

Are investigative agencies overreacting?

Newsroom / posted 30-May-2019

PPC IIM Bangalore - India @70 Podcast

Newsroom / posted 17-Apr-2019

Seminar on Bank Branch Audit

Newsroom / posted 26-Mar-2019

Karnataka CII Annual Day conference

Newsroom / posted 07-Mar-2019

RBI Policy: A Happy Monetary-Fiscal nexus

Newsroom / posted 08-Feb-2019

Talking Financial Inclusion in Liberalised India - Book Review

Research / Monetary Policy and Financial Sector / posted 08-Feb-2019

State of Economy

Newsroom / posted 25-Jan-2019

Augmenting Resources for Higher Education

Newsroom / posted 08-Dec-2018

Relevance of Guru Nanak Dev after 550 years

Research / Other Socioeconomic Issues / posted 01-Dec-2018

GNDU 49th Foundation day Lecture

Newsroom / posted 30-Nov-2018

Discussion on Financial Inclusion

Newsroom / posted 15-Nov-2018

Economic Factors in Caring for Indigenous Cow

Research / Agriculture and Rural Development / posted 24-Oct-2018

Discussion on Indian Economics

Newsroom / posted 16-Sep-2018

Let the rupee slide, it is in our interest

Newsroom / posted 14-Sep-2018

Where Raghuram Rajan got it all wrong

Newsroom / posted 11-Sep-2018

Revisit the PCA policy for PSBs

Newsroom / posted 31-Aug-2018