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Gist of Economic Survey 2017-18 [Chapter 4]: Reconciling Fiscal Federalism and Accountability: Is there a Low Equilibrium Trap?

Gist of Economic Survey 2017-18 [Chapter 4]: Reconciling Fiscal Federalism and Accountability: Is there a Low Equilibrium Trap? selfstudyhistory.com INTRODUCTION Taxation is not just a vehicle for raising state revenue. It can also be critically important for economic and political development. Social contract between citizens and the state: The state’s role is to create the […]

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Gist of Economic Survey 2017-18 [Chapter 3]: Investment and Saving Slowdowns and Recoveries: Cross-Country Insights for India

Gist of Economic Survey 2017-18 [Chapter 3]: Investment and Saving Slowdowns and Recoveries: Cross-Country Insights for India selfstudyhistory.com INTRODUCTION Since 2010, there is one question: how soon will the Indian economy revert to 8-10 percent growth? Perhaps it is just round the corner, given all the structural reforms the government has implemented in recent years. […]

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To what extent was the emergence of the Congress in 1885 the culmination of a process of political awakening that had its beginning in the 1870s?

To what extent was the emergence of the Congress in 1885 the culmination of a process of political awakening that had its beginning in the 1870s?  ©selfstudyhistory.com Ans: Indian National Congress was founded in December 1885 by seventy-two political workers. It was the first organized expression of Indian nationalism on an all-India scale. A.O. Hume, […]

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“The ideology of Subhash Chandra Bose was a combination of nationalism, fascism and communism.” Comment.

“The ideology of Subhash Chandra Bose was a combination of nationalism, fascism and communism.” Comment. ©selfstudyhistory.com Ans: Elements of fascism and communism in the ideology of Subhash Chandra Bose: The given statement was made by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose while addressing students at Tokyo University in 1944 which shows his inclination towards Fascism and Communism. What […]

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