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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

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