Raghuram G. Rajan


Born
in Bhopal, India
February 03, 1963

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Raghuram Govind Rajan is a world-class Indian economist who has also served as the twenty-third Governor of the Reserve Bank of India. He also serves as Eric J. Gleacher Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago. Rajan is also a visiting professor for the World Bank, Federal Reserve Board, and Swedish Parliamentary Commission. He formerly served as the president of the American Finance Association and was the chief economist of the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

In 1985, he graduated from the IIT, Delhi with a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, and he completed his MBA at the IIM, Ahmedabad in 1987. He received a PhD in management from the Massachusetts Institute of
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“Not taking risks one doesn't understand is often the best form of risk management.”
Raghuram G. Rajan, Fault Lines: How Hidden Fractures Still Threaten the World Economy

“it is not because of the benevolence of the baker that we eat fresh bread every morning but because of his desire to make money.”
Raghuram G. Rajan, Saving Capitalism from the Capitalists: Unleashing the Power of Financial Markets to Create Wealth and Spread Opportunity

“And more than the quality of its institutions, what distinguishes a developed country from a developing one is the degree of consensus in its politics, and thus its ability to take actions to secure a better future despite short-term pain.”
Raghuram G. Rajan, Fault Lines: How Hidden Fractures Still Threaten the World Economy

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