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Currency – Rajiv Kumar


The introduction of a broad-basket ACU (Asian Currency Unit) as the third global reserve currency will provide the world with the opportunity to more appropriately balance economic influence and trade.

Dr. Rajiv Kumar – ICRIER

Rajiv is Chief Executive of ICRIER, the Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations. He is also on the Central Board of Directors of the State bank of India, a former member of the India National Security Advisory Board and a member of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India.

Previously he has held the positions of Chief Economist at the Confederation of Indian Industry, Economic Advisor at the Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance and Senior Consultants in the Ministry of Industry in the Government of India. Rajiv as a PhD in Economics from Lucknow University, a DPhil in Economics from Oxford University, has written several books and publications and contributes regularly to newspapers and journals

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