There is a recent assortment of interesting columns regarding the financial crisis, the role that regulation (or the lack thereof) has played in the exacerbation of the crisis, and the various economic instruments utilized by policy makers to rein in the crisis. The following is a list of these readings:
1. Beyond the crisis by Subir Gokarn in the Business Standard.
2. Financial Regulation – I by A.V. Rajwade in the Business Standard.
3. Now’s the time to remember economics by Meghnad Desai in the Financial Express.
4. Hubris, risk and regulation by Nirvikar Singh in the Mint.