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[Economy] 2G scam, Spectrum refarming, Sistema controversy, Allocation of Natural Resources explained

What is Spectrum? Method #1: First come First Serve basis Method#2: Auctioning method What happened in 2G scam? A.Raja (Telecom Ministry) CAG estimate: 1.7 lakh crore loss Supreme Court verdict Presidential reference on SC verdict Impact of SC verdict Sistema – Russia Angle [...]

[Result] November Writing Competition + Revision notes for everyone: culture, geography resources, bitcoins, bilateral and more

Prologue Platinum And the winners are Gold Silver Bronze Optional subject/Misc. Download link Epilogue Prologue Here comes the result for the Writing competition of November 2013. Zip file containing all entries, given at bottom of this page. Thanks to the entries received over these [...]

Ocean Resources Polymetallic nodules

[Geography Lecture] Oceanography: Currents, Tides, Estuaries, Mineral Resources & Major Ports

Prologue L5/P1: Ocean Resources, EEZ, petroleum reserves, Polymetallic nodules L5/P2: Coral Reefs & Marine Pollution L5/P3: Ocean Currents, Waves and Upwelling L5/P4: Ocean Tides and Major Ports of India Prologue These geography lectures are conducted by Ms. Rajtanil at Sardar Patel institute of Public [...]

Indian Coal Reserves

[Geography Lecture] Indian Geography: Mineral & Energy resources, Nuclear Plants, Gas Pipelines, Iron-Steel & Cement Industries

Prologue G9/P1: Indian Geography: Mines, Minerals and Coal G9/P2: Indian Geography: Petroleum & Gas Reserves & Pipelines G9/P3: Nuclear Energy in India: Uranium, Thorium, Plants & Liabilities G9/P4: Indian Geography: Steel & Cement Industries Prologue These geography lectures are conducted by Ms. Rajtanil at [...]


[Geography Lecture] World Geography- China, Japan, Russia & South East Asia: Resources distribution for GS Mains

Prologue G10/P1: World Geography- China G10/P2: World Geography- Japan G10/P3: World Geography- Russia G10/P4: World Geography- South East Asia Prologue After this lecture, mains result came out, so Ms.Rajtanil won’t be conducting any more sessions till her own UPSC interview is over. So, geography [...]

Explain in brief, the factors affecting productivity of resources. Or What are the factors which affect the productivity of resources ?

Ans. Productivity is the result of a variety of interdependent and interrelated factors. It is very difficult to measure the effect of any one factor separately. Some of the factors which exert profound effect on the. level of productivity are given as follows- (i) Natural [...]

Discuss in detail the measures you would suggest for increasing the Productivity of resources. Or Write a detailed note on increasing productivity of resources. Or How can an organization firebase the productivity of resources? Write in brief

Ans. To increase the productivity of resources means, getting more number of goods from the same amount of resources. (i) Material - Materials must be used in industries to get good productivity. Industries in which the cost of raw material is a big percentage . [...]

What is meant by productivity of resources ? Explain the importance of productivity in India.

Ans. Productivity is nothing but the reduction in wastage of resources. It may be defined as the ratio between output and input. Output means the amount produced or the number of items produced and inputs are the various resources employed, e.g., land and building, [...]

Discuss micro-economics. How is micro-economics useful in analysing market mechanism that establish relative prices and allocation of limited resources amongst many alternative uses?

Ans. Micro-economics - The term 'micro' means small. Therefore, micro-economics deals with the economic actions of individuals and groups of individuals and firms. This can be stated in another way that microeconomics presents the economic microscopic view of the company. In the words of K.E. [...]