Live Mint: 100 days after demonetisation, have digital payments become more popular?

100 days after the government scrapped 86% of the currency in circulation, where do digital transactions stand? Has the disruptive policy shock been able to change in people’s transaction habits? Data from the Reserve Bank of India’s electronic payment system indicators can help answer this question. RBI’s monthly database has information on volume and value … Continue reading Live Mint: 100 days after demonetisation, have digital payments become more popular?

MSN: How demonetization can change your home-buying decision

I thought you would be interested in this story I found on MSN: How demonetization can change your home-buying decision (http://a.msn.com/00/en-in/BBxr5BX?ocid=se) India’s real estate market has seen a lot of churning of black money in the past. Even economists have been guarded in their opinions while trying to gauge the impact of demonetization on stemming black … Continue reading MSN: How demonetization can change your home-buying decision

What are successes and failures of Demonetization?

RANVIR MOHINDRA There are many people who are giving strong opinions about the success or failure of the recent Demonetization in India. The Government will have you believe one way and the Opposition parties in the opposite way. To answer this complex issue question in a more practical and less political way, I think it … Continue reading What are successes and failures of Demonetization?