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Central bank in neutral may be reading India's prices wrong

One argument pertains to the weights the RBI assigns various consumption patterns in its CPI basket

Mr Patel could be missing a window to lower borrowing costs to spur investment proposals that are near a decade low, over inflation concern.


AS India's monetary policy committee begins its two-day meeting, the inflation-targeting central bank may be using flawed price measures as the basis for its swing to neutral policy.

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