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[Economy] A story of Forex, currency conversion, rupee depreciation, inflation, subsidies etc.

Again in the fond memories of Dev Anand. I’m writing this story so that the newcomers can get some idea about Forex, currency conversion, rupee depreciation, inflation, subsidies etc. (caution : full of technically not-so-correct examples, just to give you a broad idea of what [...]

Interim budget

[Economy] Current 2014 Feb Week 1: Fiscal Policy, Spectrum, Subsidies, LPG and Banking Sector (Part 1 of 3)

Prologue [Act I] Government side: Fiscal Policy, Macroeconomics India’s bogus GDP growth rate Fiscal deficit 4.8% target = Mission impossible #6? CAD & gold FATF: Desi Diamonds = Money laundering Interim budget/Vote on Account? [Subsidy] LPG: nau se baara (9 to 12) Kejriwal [...]

shortfall in capital reciepts

[Budget] Interim Budget 2014: Plan vs Non-Plan Expenditure, Subsidies, Disinvestment, Deficits, PDMA Public Debt Management Agency

Prologue Budget: Capital part: incoming (receipts) [Table] Capital receipt #EPICFAIL in disinvestment Capital Expenditure Plan vs Non Plan Plan vs Nonplan budget: Incoming (Receipt) part Plan vs Nonplan budget: Outgoing (Expenditure) part [Table] Plan vs Non plan Expenditure in Interim Budget [Table] Total [...]

How repo rate works

[Budget] Types of Subsidies & Structural Deficit, Public Debt Management Agency, FRBM Act & Its Targets

Subsidies PDMA: Public Debt Management Agency in Interim budget FRBM: States succeed where Union fails Structural deficit & Cyclic deficit Subsidies Back in the mid-90s, P.Chidambaram himself classified Subsidies in three types #Type 1: Public Goods Services given to everyone- be it rich or poor: Police, [...]

Economic Survey Lecture 1 Part 1

[Lecture] Economic Survey Chapter 1,2,3 & Budget- Taxation, Deficits, Subsidies MINUS Schemes

Prologue Part 1: Overview of Economic survey Part 2: Budget Taxation part Part 3: Budget Subsidies, Deficits FAQ Prologue My lectures on youtube, for the current Budget and Economic Survey. First lecture covered following: Economic Survey 2013: Chapter 1, 2 and 3 Budget 2014 MINUS Scheme, [...]

Millenium Development goals MDG

[Economic Survey] Ch12: Sustainable Development, Millennium Development Goals, MDG, SDG, NAPCC, WTO Solar subsidies

[Act 1] MDG, SDG, Kyoto Agreements #1: Millennium Development goals (MDG) MDG & India Budget 2014 on sustainable Development #2: Sustainable Development goals (SDG) #3: Kyoto and WARSAW #4: Fodder: Future agreements #5: Fodder: Emission cuts vs India [Act 2] Climate funding CF#1: [...]

gs3 Planning Commission

[Revision] GS3: Economy-Planning, Budgeting, Resource mobilization & Farm subsidies

Prologue [Block-1] Planning commission (PC) why replace? Modi’s NDRC Productivity commission SriKrishna’s FSLRC New Financial sector regulators PDMA Debt Management PJ Nayak Committee [Block-2] Budgeting reforms Bud1: FM 4 kharchaa-Paani Bud2: Feedback Loop Bud3: Curbing fiscal deficit FD1: Disinvestment Keypoints FD2: Fuel subsidies [...]