K. S. Reddy

Designation: Assistant Professor
Associate Dean, Student Affairs and Welfare
Qualification: PhD, Pondicherry University
Specialization: Monetary Economics, Financial Economics, Banking
Office: 104, UGC Building Ext: 305

Reddy’s research focuses on policy-relevant issues in India, in the areas of banking and monetary macroeconomics. He has been exploring risks and efficiency in Indian banks and aspects of digital payments, central bank autonomy, monetary policy transmission, and issues in financial inclusion in India. He was a member of the expert committee for the resolution of the Rupee Cooperative Bank, Pune, which was set up by the Board of Administrators (BOA) and GIPE. He has been awarded scholarships from the Reserve Bank of India and the Pondicherry Central University.

  • Books and chapters
  • Journal publications
  • Papers presented
  • Newspaper articles
  • Membership

Chapters in Edited Books:

  • Paul, M., Reddy, K.S. (2022). “Impact of US UMP on Indian Stock Market”. In: Yoshino, N., Paramanik, R.N., Kumar, A.S. (eds) Studies in International Economics and Finance. India Studies in Business and Economics. Springer, Singapore.
  • Parchure, R., Kulkarni, L., Reddy, K.S. (2022). “Estimation of Critical Level of Exchange Rate to Manage Corporate Default and NPAs”. In: Yoshino, N., Paramanik, R.N., Kumar, A.S. (eds) Studies in International Economics and Finance. India Studies in Business and Economics. Springer, Singapore. 
  • Paul, M. and Reddy, K.S. (2020), "The Impact of US Quantitative Easing on India’s Money Market", Biswas, R. and Michaelides, M. (Ed.) Financial Issues in Emerging Economies: Special Issue Including Selected Papers from II International Conference on Economics and Finance, 2019, Bengaluru, India (Research in Finance, Vol. 36), Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 45-66. 

Book Reviews:

  • India’s External Borrowing- Features, Trends and Issues, by Raravikar A., Ultimate Associate Publisher, Nashik. In Artha Vijnana, 2021, Vol. LXIII, No.2, pages 211-213.
  • Safe and Sound Banking: Deposit Insurance and Resolution in India- Developments, Issues and Policies, Himalaya Publishing House, Mumbai, by Das, M.R., In Artha Vijnana, 2021, Vol. LXIII, No.3, pages 327-330.
  • Management of Financial Institutions in India, by G. Ramesh Babu, Concept Publishing Company, New Delhi. In Artha Vijnana, 2013, Vol. LIV, No.4, page 504.

 

  • Paul, M & Reddy, K.S. (2022). US QE and the Indian bond market.  Journal of Quantitative Economics (Springer, Scopus). Forthcoming. 
  • Reddy, K.S, Paul. M & Mujumdar. M. (2022). COVID-19 Forecasting with Hybrid ARIMA-FFT (Error-remodeling) and Investigating the Impact of Lockdown on the Pandemic’s Spread and Deaths in India. Economic & Political Weekly (EPW), Forthcoming.
  • Raj, P & Reddy, K.S. (2022) Dynamics of Economic Growth in India: An Application of Stojanovic’s Matrix of Growth. Economic & Political Weekly (EPW), Vol. LVII, No. 15, April, pp. 62-68.
  • Panda, H.N & Reddy, K.S. (2021). Loss Aversion and Anchoring Biases in Indian Banking. Prajna (A Journal of National Institute of Bank Management, Vol. LXX, No. 3, pp.2021-22. 
  • Yadav, R.S. & Reddy, K.S. (2021). Banking or Under-banking: Spatial Role of Financial Inclusion and Financial Exclusion. International Journal of Rural Management (Sage, Scopus), Forthcoming.
  • Upadhyay, A. & Reddy K.S. (2021). Digital Financial Inclusion - Demand Side Vs Supply Side Approach. International Journal of Electronic Finance (Inderscience, Scopus), Vol. 10, No. 3, pp. 191-210.
  • Reddy, K.S. (2021). Are Banks in India Diversified Enough, Geographically, Across States and Economic Sectors? Some New Evidence. Review of Development and Change (Sage, Scopus), Vol. 26, No. 1, pp. 1-21.
  • Reddy, K.S. & Paul, M. (2021). Non-interest Income and Stability of Commercial Banks: Some Evidence for India. Economic and Political Weekly (EPW), Vol. LVI, No.16, April, pp. 44-52.
  • Reddy, K.S. & Aiman, A. (2020). Inflation in India: A Revisit with New Keynesian Philips Curve. The Empirical Economics Letters (ABDC -C), Vol. 19, No.7, pp.775-784.
  • Reddy K.S. & Upadhyay, A. (2019). Does Scale Economies Matter in Indian Banking? The Indian Banker (Indian Banks Association-IBA), Vol.VII, No. 3, October, pp.22-29.   
  • Ganti, S. & Reddy, K.S. (2019). Gaps Galore in the Monetary Approach to the Purchasing Power Parity: A Theoretical Note. Macroeconomics and Finance in Emerging Market Economies (Taylor and Francis, Scopus), Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 197-204.
  • Reddy, S. & Bharadwaj, D. (2019). Bank Characteristics, Financial Innovation and Bank Lending Channel- Evidence from India, Prajnan Vol. XLVII, No. 4, pp.323-339.  
  • Reddy, K. S. & Raj, K. D. (2017). Impact of Credit Cards and Debit Cards on Currency Demand and Seigniorage: Evidence from India. Academy of Accounting and Financial Studies Journal (Scopus) Vol. 21, No.3, pp.1-15.
  • Reddy, K. S. & Raj, K. D. (2015). Is There Any Nexus between Electronic Based Payments in Banking and Inflation? Evidence from India. International Journal of Economics and Finance, Canadian Center of Science and Education, Vol. 7, No. 9, September, pp.85-95.
  • Reddy, K. S. (2015). Financial Inclusion in United Andhra Pradesh- A Case Study of RayalaSeema Region. Artha Vijnana, Vol.LVII, No.2, June, pp.117-134. 
  • Reddy, K.S. & Chary, D.S. (2014). Financial Sector Legislative Reforms Commission -An Evaluation. NAFSCOB Journal of Rural Cooperative Credit and Banking, National Federation of State Cooperative Banks Ltd, Vol. IV, Issue No. III, July-September, pp.1-5.  
  • Reddy, K.S. & Nirmala, V. (2013). Profit Efficiency and its Determinants: Evidence from Indian Commercial Banks.  Journal of Transnational Management (Taylor & Francis, Scopus), Vol.18, No.2, pp. 125-163.
  • Reddy, K.S. & Chary. D.S. (2012). Base Rate System in Indian Banks- An Analysis. Artha Vijnana, Vol.LIV, No.4, pp.449-474.
  • Reddy, K.S. (2011). Determinants of Commercial Banks Profitability in India - A Dynamic Panel Data Model Approach. Pakistan Journal of Applied Economics (ABDC- C), Vol. 21, No. 1&2, pp.15-36.
  • Reddy, K.S. (2011) Management Behavior in Indian Commercial Banks. International Review of Accounting, Banking and Finance, Vol. 3, No.3, pp.70-92.
  • Reddy, K.S & Bhat, K.S. (2010). Profit Inefficiency of Commercial Banks in India During Post Reform Period. Indian Journal of Economics, Vol. XIC, No.360, Part I, pp.1-26.
  • Reddy, K.S. (2009). Ownership Structure, Performance and Risk in Commercial Banks of India. IUP Journal of Applied Finance (Cabell's), Vol. 15, No.8, pp.31-45.
  • Reddy, K.S. & Bhat, K.S. (2009). Does Foreign Bank Entry Affect Operations of Domestic Banks? A Study on Indian Public Sector Banks. IUP Journal of Managerial Economics, Vol. VII, No. 3&4, pp.40-51.
  • Reddy, K.S. & Bhat, K.S. (2009). Determinants of Cost Efficiency of Commercial Banks in India. IUP Journal of Bank Management (Cabell's), Vol. VII, No.2, pp. 32-50.
  • Reddy, K.S. & Bhat, K.S. (2008). Determinants of Profitability of Commercial Banks in India.  Anvesak Vol. 38, No.1, pp. 87-104. 
  • Reddy, K.S., Reddy, V.B. & Haranath. (2009). Does Indian Public Sector Banks Persist Profits? A Pre and Post Reform Period Analysis. Anvesak, Vol. 38, No. 2, pp.59-63.
  • Reddy, K.S. & Bhat, K.S. (2007). An Empirical Analysis of Technical Efficiency of Software Companies in India. IUP Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. IV, No.3, pp.43-61.
  • Reddy, K.S. & Bhat, K.S. (2006). An Empirical Analysis of Technical Efficiency of Commercial Banks in India. Asian-African Journal of Economics and Econometrics, Vol. 6. No.2, pp. 119-136.
  • “Inflation Targeting: Evidence from India” was presented at the OBIC Conference on “The Transformation of Asian Economic Institutions: Understanding Local Changes and Global Impacts on Business and Societyheld during 10-11 May, 2018 at BBS, Budapest, Hungary.
  • “Do Credit Cards and Debit Cards Affect Currency Demand and Seigniorage? Evidence from India” was presented at 13th International Conference on Business and Finance, held during 14-15 December, 2017 at IBS, Hyderabad.
  • “Electronic Based Payments in Banking and Inflation-Evidence from India” was presented at 4th International Conference on Applied Econometrics, held during 20-21 March, 2014 at IBS, Hyderabad.
  • Do electronic Based Payments in Banking Affect Inflation? Evidence from India"was presented at the Golden Jubilee Conference of The Indian Econometric Society held during 22-24 December, 2013 at IGIDR, Mumbai. 
  • Financial Inclusion in Andhra Pradesh- A Case Study of Rayalaseema Region” was presented at ICSSR Two Days National Seminar on Structural Growth of Rayalaseema in Global Development held during 27 -28 March, 2013 at Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh.
  • Management Behaviour in Indian Commercial Banks” was presented at the National Conference on Finance and Banking held during 8-9 September, 2008 at Saintgits Institute of Management, Kottayam, Kerala.
  • An Empirical Analysis of Technical Efficiency of Commercial Banks in India” was presented at 43rd Annual Conference of The Indian Econometric Society held during January 5 – 7, 2007at Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB), Mumbai. 
  • Industrial Disputes in Andhra Pradesh '' was presented at XXI Annual Conference of Andhra Pradesh Economic Association held during 8-9 February, 2003 at P.V.K.N. Government College, Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh, India.
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Magazine

“Is the Andhra Pradesh problem solved? How do you compensate for the sacrifices of Rayalaseema!”,Politics and Economics India, 19 August, 2014. http://prabodhak.wix.com/politicsandeconomics

Newspaper

  • అసమానతల అంతమే నిజమైన వృద్ధి (The end of inequality is real growth). Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 21st November 2021
  • పల్లె ముంగిట భీమా (Insurance at the village door steps). Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 27th July 2021
  • సమస్యల వలయంలో 'సహకారం' (Cooperation' in the circle of problems). Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 24th April 2021.
  • గట్టెక్కేదాకా గట్టి చేయూత (Assist until crossing hurdles). Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 2nd March, 2021.
  • ఆర్థిక రథానికి గిరాకీయే ఇంధనం (Demand is the only engine to the economic chariot). Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 26th December, 2020.
  • సమతూకం తప్పిన సమాఖ్య స్పూర్తి (Unbalanced federal spirit). Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 20th October, 2020.
  • దారి మల్లిన పన్ను వ్యవహారం (A misguided tax affair) Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 4th October, 2020.
  • అసాధారణ విధానాలే శరణ్యమా? (Are unusual policies only safeguard?) Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 1st 20th April, 2020.
  • నిధులు పెరగాలి - రాష్ట్రాలు వెలగాలి (Funding must grow - states must shine), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 1st January, 2020. 
  • ప్రగతి చోదకంగా పెట్టుబడులు (Investments that drive progress), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 16th November, 2019. 
  • గ్రామీణ ఉద్దీపనే ఆపద్బంధు (Rural stimulus is opaque), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 15th October, 2019. 
  • 'మూలధనం'పై మధ్యే మార్గం (The middle way on 'capital'), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 6th September, 2019. 
  • లెక్క తేలని నల్లధనం (Countless Black money), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 5th July, 2019. 
  • మధ్యే మార్గమే మేలు (The middle way is better), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 29th May, 2019.   
  • సానుకూల విధానాలతో వృద్దికి ఊతం (Fostering growth with positive policies), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 18th February, 2019.
  • నిధుల పంపిణీపై నిరసన గళం (Protests on fund distribution), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 29th October, 2018
  • మౌలిక రంగం.... మందగమనం (The infrastructure sector .... slowdown), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 7th September, 2018. 
  • నిధులకొద్దీ నాణ్యత ’(Quality as per the fund availability) Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 8th August, 2018. 
  • భీటలు వారుతున్న పునాదులు (Cracks in foundations), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 28th June, 2018. 
  • మధ్య తరగతికి చేదు గుళికలు (Bitter pellets of middle class), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 25th May, 2018. 
  • భరోసా ఇవ్వని బ్యాంకులు (Banks that do not guarantee), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 29th April, 2018.
  • అంతరాల అగాధాలకు అంతమెన్నడు? (When is the end to the abyss of gaps?), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 4th April, 2018.
  • అహేతుక ప్రాతిపదికలతో అన్యాయం (Injustice with irrational grounds), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 2nd February, 2018.
  • ముదిరే వ్యాధి... నిరోధకత ఏదీ?  (Chronic disease ... no resistance?), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 27th, January, 2018.
  • ఆర్థిక సుస్థిరతకు అప్పుల ముప్పు (Debt threat to financial stability), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 6th January, 2018.
  • అక్రమ త్రవ్వకాలతో ప్రకృతి అతలాకుతలం (Nature is impervious to illegal mining), Editorial Page Article in Prajasakti, Telugu daily, on 9th November, 2017.
  • వ్యవసాయ ఆదాయంపై పన్ను సబబే (Tax on Agricultural income is right!), Editorial Page Article in Andhrajyothi, Telugu daily, on 18th May, 2017.
  • సార్వజనీన విధ్య సాధ్యమా! (Is universal education possible!), Editorial Page Article in Prajasakti, Telugu daily, on 7th March, 2017.
  • కల్తీ కేది కళ్ళేం? (Where is the control on Adulteration), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 18th January, 2017
  • అనాధైన  అన్నదాత (Farmer has become orphan), Editorial Page Article in Prajasakti, Telugu daily, on 14th  January, 2017
  • కడగండ్ల బ్రతుకులు చిగురించేదెపుడో (When do they get out of miseries?), Editorial Page Article in Prajasakti, Telugu daily, on 9th December, 2016
  • చైనాతో వాణిజ్య తులాభారం (Trade balance with china), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 24th  November, 2016
  • నగదు రహిత వ్యవస్థకు నాంది (Beginning of cashless economy), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 10th  November, 2016
  • ఆర్థిక రథానికి జోడు గుర్రాలు (Horses for the economic chariot), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 15th  September, 2016.
  • మాయ మాత్ర...వైకుంఠ యాత్ర! (Fake tablets, path to the heaven!), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 23rd July, 2016.
  • ఆశ్రిత పెట్టుబడికి అడ్డుకట్ట! (Barrier to crony capitalism), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 28th May, 2016.
  • ప్రత్యేక హోదా అవసరమా! (Is special status needed?) Editorial Page Article in Andhra Jyothy, Telugu daily, on 11th May, 2016.
  • నష్టాల చీకట్లో చిరుదివ్వే! (Mourn in the gloom of loss!) Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 30th April, 2016.
  • కక్ష్య తప్పిన లక్షిత పంపిణి (Orbital missed target distribution), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 29th February, 2016.
  • శ్రేయోరాజ్యానికి మేలుమార్గం! (The best way to welfare state), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 13th February, 2016.
  • ఉన్నత విధ్యపై విదేశీ పెత్తనం !( Overseas control on Higher education), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 6th January, 2016.
  • ఆహార  భద్రతకు గండం! (Danger to food security), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 15th December, 2015.
  • దౌర్భాగ్యంలో ప్రజారోగ్యం (Public health in wretchedness), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 5th September, 2015.
  • బతుకు బాటలో గతుకులెన్నో! (Many pits in the life), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 23rd July, 2015. 
  • లెక్కకు చిక్కని దారిద్ర్యం (Countless poverty) Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 1st July, 2015. 
  • సమ్మిళిత అభివృద్దికి సరైన దారి! (The right path to collective development), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 18th June, 2015. 
  • పేదల సొమ్ము ...పెద్దల సోకు! (Poor’s money…rich live luxuriously!), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 12th May, 2015.
  • బ్యాంకుల మెడలో గుదిబండ! (Clog in the neck of the banks!), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 13th April, 2015.
  • మహిళలకు మొండిచేయి! (Empty hand to Woman), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 19th March, 2015. 
  • ఆదాయం జానెడు….వ్యయం బారెడు! (Income is scant … expenditure is ample!), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 11th March, 2015. 
  • డాలరు-రూపాయి మధ్య అగాధం .....వరమా….కలవరమా?  (The gap between Dollar and Rupee, good or bad?), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 26th January, 2015. 
  • నల్లమబ్బు వీడేదెలా? (How will black cloud clear!), Editorial Page Article in Eenadu, Telugu daily, on 10th December, 2014.  
  • Member of the PGDM Executive Council of the Governing Board of NIBM (National Institute of Bank Management), since Nov. 2020. 
  • Member of Editorial Board of “Bimaquest”, The Journal of Insurance and Management, National Insurance Academy (NIA), Pune, Since 2015.
  • Lifetime member of The Indian Econometric Society (TIES)
  • Life time member of Andhra Pradesh Economic Association (APEA)