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Daniel Moss

India's Economy Is No Longer One of the Cool Kids

A slowdown in GDP growth affirms the nation’s membership of the struggling emerging markets club.

Losing that youthful vigor.

Losing that youthful vigor.

Photographer: Narinder Nanu/AFP/Getty Images

India isn't keeping the best company.

When Reserve Bank of India officials reviewed the global economy at February’s meeting, they ticked off a list of major emerging markets that had struggled: China, Russia, Brazil and South Africa all got a must-do-better grade.