Arvind Subramanian is an Indian financial analyst and the present Chief Economic Adviser to the Government of India, having assumed responsibility of the situation on 16 October 2014 succeeding Raghuram Rajan. The post of CEA was lying empty for over a year since Raghuram Rajan left the back service to join the RBI as representative in September 2013.
He filled in as the Dennis Weatherstone Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics and a Senior Fellow at the Center for Global Development, both situated in Washington DC. Once in the past a market analyst at the International Monetary Fund, he is a generally refered to master on the financial aspects of India, China, and the changing equalization of worldwide monetary power. Arvind Subramanian is the writer of two books, India’s Turn: Understanding the Economic Transformation distributed in 2008, Eclipse: Living in the Shadow of China’s Economic Dominance distributed in September 2011, and co-writer of Who Needs to Open the Capital Account? which was distributed in 2012.
In 2011, Foreign Policy magazine named him one of the world’s main 100 worldwide thinkers.
Subramanian went to the DAV Boy’s Senior Secondary School, Chennai, for his secondary school instruction. He continued to St Stephen’s College, Delhi where he read for a lone rangers in financial matters. He at that point continued to gain a MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and M.Phil and D.Phil degrees from the University of Oxford on an Inlaks Scholarship.
Subramanian was the Assistant Director in the Research Department of the International Monetary Fund. He is an improvement market analyst who worked intimately with Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan when both were at the International Monetary Fund. He served at the GATT amid the Uruguay Round of exchange arrangements. He has educated at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government from 1999 to 2000. He has additionally educated at Johns Hopkins’ School for Advanced International Studies from 2008 to 2010. Arvind Subramanian’s senior sibling is V S Krishnan who is a resigned Indian Revenue Service Officer and a previous Member of the Central Board of Excise and Customs and was a key player in steering the Goods and Service Tax Bill.
In October 2014, he was designated as Chief Economic Advisor to Indian government. The post of CEA had been lying empty since Raghuram Rajan left the Finance Ministry to join the Reserve Bank as Governor in September 2013.