7 Quotes That Prove Raghuram Rajan is Our Most Badass Economist
 Raghuram Rajan.(Photo: Rahul Gupta/<b>The Quint</b>)
Raghuram Rajan.(Photo: Rahul Gupta/The Quint)

7 Quotes That Prove Raghuram Rajan is Our Most Badass Economist

Men with brains and good looks are rare. So when Raghuram Rajan took charge as the 23rd governor of the Reserve Bank of India, he made a lot of heads turn. The former IMF chief economist stepped down from the post of the RBI governor in September 2016.

On his 54th birthday, here are a few quotes from the economist:

He Talks Like 007

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He’s Got Swag

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(Photo: Rahul Gupta/The Quint)

Makes you Think...

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(Photo: Rahul Gupta/The Quint)

Gives Intelligent Advice...

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Knows the Social Lingo...

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(Photo: Rahul Gupta/The Quint)

Has Impactful Insights...

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(Photo: Rahul Gupta/The Quint)

And Has Good Examples

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(Photo: Rahul Gupta/The Quint)

(This article has been reposted from The Quint’s archives to mark former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan’s birthday. It was first published on 3 February 2016)

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