WHO ARE THE POOR?

  WHO ARE THE POOR? You would have noticed that in all localities and neighbourhoods, both in rural and urban areas, there are some of us who are poor and some who are rich. Read the story of Anu and Sudha. Their lives are examples of the two extremes. There are also people who belong … Read more

INDIAN ECONOMY DURING REFORMS: AN ASSESSMENT

 INDIAN ECONOMY DURING REFORMS: AN ASSESSMENT  INDIAN ECONOMY DURING REFORMS: AN ASSESSMENT The reform process has completed one- and-a-half decades since its introduction. Let us now look at the performance of the Indian economy during this period. In economics, the growth of an economy is measured by the Gross Domestic Product.  The post–1991 India witnessed … Read more

LIBERALISATION, PRIVATISATION AND GLOBALISATION In Economics

 LIBERALISATION, PRIVATISATION AND GLOBALISATION LIBERALISATION, PRIVATISATION AND GLOBALISATION In Economics  The origin of the financial crisis can be traced from the inefficient management of the Indian economy in the 1980s. We know that for implementing various policies and its general administration, the government generates funds from various sources such as taxation, running of public sector … Read more

INDIAN ECONOMY 1950-1990

 INDIAN ECONOMY 1950-1990  INDIAN ECONOMY 1950-1990 INTRODUCTION On 15 August 1947, India woke to a new dawn of freedom. Finally we were masters of our own destiny after some two hundred years of British rule; the job of nation building was now in our own hands. The leaders of independent India had to decide, among … Read more