from MacroScope:

Weak growth may force India’s central bank to reconsider inflation focus

September 1, 2015

Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan speaks to The Economic Club of New York, in midtown ManhattanFor all its single-minded focus on lowering inflation, India's central bank may be forced to acknowledge slowing growth in Asia's third largest economy by cutting interest rates -- probably faster than it expected.

from Breakingviews:

Luxury faces tough quest for next big market

August 27, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist.  The opinions expressed are her own.

from Expert Zone:

As China slows, India has what it takes provided it strengthens defences

By Pranjul Bhandari
August 27, 2015

There is a complex web of interconnectedness between a slowing China, a recovering India, a restless exchange rate, and elusive exports. However, as we parse through these, a single message emerges – structural reforms to strengthen domestic markets may more than offset possible disruptions caused by an economic slowdown in China.

from MacroScope:

South Africa’s Q2 GDP growth punches way below expectations in worrying sign for emerging markets

August 25, 2015

South Africa's second quarter growth undershot economists' expectations in spectacular fashion on Tuesday, a clear signal emerging markets face torrid times.

from Breakingviews:

China GDP surprise leaves central bank on the hook

July 15, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Expert Zone:

Markets Weekahead: Volatility to continue

By Ambareesh Baliga
July 12, 2015

(Any opinions expressed here are those of the author and not necessarily those of Thomson Reuters)

from Breakingviews:

Missing motorbikes point to Indonesian demand hole

June 19, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Edward Hadas: Bring on kitchen economics

By Edward Hadas
June 17, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from MacroScope:

India’s central bank nearing policy crossroads

June 11, 2015

Traffic moves at busy intersection in New DelhiThe Reserve Bank of India is facing a fork in the road for the first time since Governor Raghuram Rajan took office amid much fanfare and started targeting inflation as the central bank's primary mandate.

from Breakingviews:

Japan’s GDP lift is bounty from currency war

June 8, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.