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[Q] IJPA journals from IIPA are unnecessary for Public Administration (mains)

Question by Many Readers: “where i can get iipa journals for public administration(either online OR book format)” Ans. IJPA: Indian journal of Public Administration. IIPA (Indian institution of Public Administration) publishes ^this journal every three months. You can’t find its journal online, you’ve to subscribe to [...]

[Strategy] 100 Days to go before CSAT, Where are you?

this is an old article: new article with more details= given on separate page, click me Preparation Status:Reality Check The 100 Days Strategy Plausible Strategy Quantifiable Strategy REACHING THE PRIME THE FLOODS of readymade Material THE CLAIMS AND ADVERTISEMENTS REAL NIGHTMARE: Not YET To those [...]

[Economy] Excise Duty on Gold in Budget 2012: Reasons and Implications, Why Jewelers are protesting?

In the union budget 2012, government increased the tax on gold jewelry, and the Jewelers all over India have gone on strike. They’re agitating and protesting and demanding for the withdrawal of these taxes. Budget provision TDS@Source Rupee weakens due to Gold obsession Why Indians [...]


[Reasoning] Syllogism (All Cats are Dogs): Method, approach, techniques, shortcuts explained for IBPS, SSC, CSAT and CAT

Introduction to Syllogism Basics Subject vs Predicate Classification of statement Standard format: conversion No conclusion Combos Conclusive-Combos DemoQ: Crazy men and Women DemoQ: Intelligent Poets and singers CAT-level DemoQ: Sweet Testing Apples (CAT) DemoQ: Working mother nurses (CAT) DemoQ: 4 questions in 1! [...]

Nepal Maoists in UN cantonments

[Diplomacy] Nepal Logjam (Part 2 of 3): Merger of Maoists with Army, Anti-India Campaign, Why Elections are not held

Introduction Rehab of Maoist Combatants Problem areas in Maoist Army merger Maoist MNREGA scam Trouble in Cantonment Power struggle within Maoist Party Kiran’s makes new Party Against Prachanda Against Baburam Bhattarai People’s Constitution Against India Anti-India stand of Maoists Babu vs Prachanda @RIO+20 [...]

RBI sample DI question

[RBI Grade B Officer] Hall Tickets/ Admission Letters are out, Demo Questions, Instructions for Computer Based Test

Not an Article, just to inform you that RBI has uploaded Call Letter for the Grade B Officer examination. Goto following link: ibpsreg.sifyitest.com/rbijuly/login.php?appid=dwe134asdqascalqniei As per the handout, there are section cutoffs, negative marking but there is no ‘sectional timing’. They’ll throw all 200 questions you to [...]

What are the peculiarities of land as a factor production ?

Ans. The peculiarities of land as an economic resource are given as follows (i) Gift of Nature- Although land. i~ a free gift of nature with limited and fixed supply, yet it is not available free 0f cost. Market price of land comes into existence [...]

What are the components of productivity measurement system ?

Ans. Following are the basic compliments of productivity measurement system- (i) A list of outputs of the organization in units form. (ii) For each type of output, standard time, standard cost, raw material 1 use, equipment use and tool use etc. . (iii) A statement of the [...]

What is the input-output analysis ? What are the limitations of input-output analysis ?

Ans. Input-output analysis is a technique which is used to study the production structure of an economy, considering the mutual interdependence of the various production sectors. According to Lange, "the analysis of interindustry relations, usually referred to as input-output analysis, serves the purpose of establishing [...]

How is input and output analysis done? What are its advantages? How is it helpful for the management economics ?

Ans. If the final demand vector in input-output model is exogenously given, we have an open input-output model and if this vector is endogenously given, then we have a closed input-output model. Steps involved in formulating and solving an open input-output model are given [...]

What are the inputs and outputs of a production system?

Ans. Production system consists of inputs at one end and the output at the other. The inputs and outputs are connected by a series of operations or processes, storages and inspections. Inputs of a Production - There are wide variety of inputs used by the [...]

What are the assumptions on which the input-output model is based ?

Ans. Input-output model is based on the following assumptions - (i) Two products are not produced jointly. Every industry produces one homogeneous good. However, this assumption can be released if it is possible to consider the good as a composite unit i.e., the good is [...]