About The Book
As governor of the RBI from 2003 to 2008 Y.V. Reddy presided over a periodof high growth, low inflation, a stable rupee and ample foreign exchangereserves - a far cry from the 1991 crisis he lived through and describes in vividdetail, when the country had to mortgage its gold to meet its debt obligations.He is credited with saving the Indian banking system from the sub-prime andliquidity crisis of 2008 that erupted shortly after his term at RBI ended.Leavened with his irrepressible sense of humour, Advice and Dissent is awarm, engaging account of a life that moves easily from his career in thedistricts as a young IAS officer to the higher echelons of policy making, in atrajectory that follows change in the country itself.
About The Author
Dr Y.V.Reddy is a former IASofficer of the 1964 batch whoserved as the Governor of theReserve Bank of India from 2003 to2008. He was awarded the PadmaVibhushan in 2010.