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Creation of Gorkhaland: A long-standing demand, Transforming India into a knowledge-based economy Current Affairs 20th June, 2017

Creation of Gorkhaland: A long-standing demand In news: West Bengal’s Darjeeling district has been on the boil over a separate state demand and witnessed widespread clashes between Gorkha Janmukti Morcha activists and the police. The tourism sector has been hit hard. Background: Sikkim gifted Darjeeling to the [...]

[Microeconomics] Types of Goods- Giffen, Veblen, Inferior; Elasticity of Demand & Supply, Marginal Utility curve & More

Prologue MiE/P1: Microeconomics- Type of Goods, Elasticity of Demand & Supply, Giffen, Veblen, Inferior Goods MiE/P2: Types of Market Structures, Marginal Utility Curve, Average cost, Capital Formation, Propensity to save Remaining lectures in BES16 series Prologue Yes this is just subpart of BES164 (Sectors of [...]

[Economy] Gold Exchange Traded Funds (ETF), Gold Deposit scheme, Elasticity of Demand explained

Gold deposit scheme (1999) Gold Exchange traded fund (2006) What is exchange traded funds? How does ETF work? How does Gold ETF work? Gold ETF: Pros Gold ETF: Cons Linking Gold ETF with Gold Deposit Scheme (2013) Gold deposit scheme (2013) Gold =Inelastic? [...]

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[Federalism] Finance Commission: States demand for 50% share; Delimitation in Telangana & Andhra Pradesh

Prologue P1: Finance Commission (FC) Fourteenth Finance commission & fifty percent Tax sharing Why do states want 50% share? P2: Delimitation in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Mock Questions Prologue Following topics combined Together Frontline July 2014 articles: demands of states to increase sharing in central [...]

Opium Cultivation in India

[Public Health] Drug Menace in India, National Policy for Drug Demand Reduction 2014

Drug menace in India Existing framework against Drug menace Opium: Legal cultivation in India National Policy for Drug Demand Reduction, 2014 Mock questions Drug menace in India Border security angle: Opium, Heroin, and other narcotic drugs smuggled across border. Punjab is located near the [...]

Why is demand analysis essential for successful production planning and capital expansion ?

Ans. Managerial decision making regarding production planning and capital expansion is often complicated due to uncertainty involved in the variables affecting the decision making process. For example, before building a new production facility, the demand for its products is not known with certainty. Similarly, [...]