Author: Anita Hawser, Gordon Platt


2014 CENTRAL BANKER REPORT CARDS | ASIA

Country
Central Bank Governor
Grade This Year
Grade Last Year

Australia

Glenn Stevens

B+

B+

Azerbaijan

Elman Rustamov

C

N/A**

Bangladesh

Atiur Rahman

C

C

China

Zhou Xiaochuan

B-

C

Hong Kong

Norman Chan

B

B

India

Raghuram Rajan

A

Too early to say

Indonesia

Agus Martowardojo

B

Too early to say

Japan

Haruhiko Kuroda

B+

Too early to say

Kazakhstan

Kairat Kelimbetov

C

N/A*

Malaysia

Zeti Akhtar Aziz

A

A

New Zealand

Graeme Wheeler

B

B

Pakistan

Ashraf Mahmood Wathra

Too early to say

N/A**

Philippines

Amando Tetangco Jr.

A

A

Singapore

Ravi Menon

B

B

South Korea

Lee Ju-yeol

Too early to say

N/A*

Sri Lanka

Ajith Nivard Cabraal

B+

B

Taiwan

Fai-Nan Perng

A

A

Thailand

Prasarn Trairatvorakul

B

B+

Uzbekistan

Fayzulla Mullajanov

D

N/A**

Vietnam

Nguyễn Vǎn Bình

B-

C

*CB governor was graded in 2013, however a different governor held the office.                   
**New country addition to the Central Bank Report Cards in 2014, therefore no grade was given in 2013.

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