Growth and Development

Sen Bhagwati Debate on Growth Model – UPSC GS3

Amartya Sen Model: Sen is a Nobel Prize winner in economics. In the book ‘An Uncertain Glory: India and its Contradictions’, Sen and Drèze prescribe state-led redistributive efforts as the solution to India’s problems. Sen believes that India should invest more in its social infrastructure to boost the productivity of its people and thereby raise …

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India Innovation Index 2020 – UPSC GS3

NITI Aayog along with the Institute for Competitiveness has released the second edition of the India Innovation Index-2020. Facts: India Innovation Index: The first edition of the index was launched in October 2019. The Index is aimed at providing an effective tool to track the state of innovation at both the national and the state level. Objectives:  The index intends …

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Economic Growth

  When it comes to economic growth models in developing countries, some analysts think that India will become more like Mexico than China in coming years. Critically examine why. (200 Words) The International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) forecast that the India’s growth rate is likely to exceed China by 2016 has recently grabbed world attention. However, …

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