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(III) Syllabus (Phase-II): (i) Paper I English: Essay, Prcis writing, Comprehension and Business/Office Correspondence.

. (ii) Paper II Economic and Social Issues: Growth and Development Measurement of growth : National Income and per capita income Poverty Alleviation and Employment Generation in India Sustainable Development and Environmental issues. Economic Reforms in India Industrial and Labour Policy Monetary and Fiscal Policy Privatisation Role of Economic Planning. Globalization Opening up of the Indian Economy Balance of Payments, Export- Import Policy International Economic Institutions IMF and World Bank WTO Regional Economic Co-operation. Social Structure in India Multiculturalism Demographic Trends Urbanisation and Migration Gender Issues Social Justice: Positive Discrimination in favour of the under privileged Social Movements Indian Political System Human Development Social Sectors in India, Health and Education. (iii) Paper III Finance and Management: Finance : The Union Budget Direct and Indirect taxes; Non-tax sources of revenue; Outlays; New Measures; Financial Sector Reforms; Capital Market, Money Market and Foreign Exchange Market; Stock Exchanges and their Regulation; Capital Market Intermediaries and their Regulation; Role of SEBI; Functions of the Money Market; Growth and Operation of the Money Market; The Foreign Exchange Market; From FERA to FEMA; Exchange Rate Management; Exchange Risk Management; Role of Banks and Financial Institutions in Economic Development; Regulation of Banks and Financial Institutions; Disinvestment in Public Sector Units. Management: Management: its nature and scope; The Management Processes; Planning, Organisation, Staffing, Directing and Controlling; The Role of a Manager in an Organisation. Leadership: The Tasks of a Leader; Leadership Styles; Leadership Theories; A successful Leader versus an effective Leader. Human Resource Development: Concept of HRD; Goals of HRD; Performance Appraisal Potential appraisal and development Feedback and Performance Counseling Career Planning Training and Development Rewards Employee Welfare. Motivation, Morale and Incentives: Theories of Motivation; How Managers Motivate; Concept of Morale; Factors determining morale; Role of Incentives in Building up Morale. Communication: Steps in the Communication Process; Communication Channels; Oral versus Written Communication; Verbal versus non-verbal Communication; upward, downward and lateral communication; Barriers to Communication, Role of Information Technology. Corporate Governance: Factors affecting Corporate Governance; Mechanisms of Corporate Governance.

Economic & Social Issues Paper - 2010


1. (a) ' Inequality of income distribution is a global phenomenon '. Discuss. (b) Suggest suitable measures to reduce inequality of income in rural and urban sector in India. 2. Examine the impact of policy of liberalization on rural and urban employment and poverty. 3. (a) Critically evaluate India's Free Trade Policy in the post reform period. (b) Explain the recent developments in the exchange rate of rupee. 4. ' Development projects are considered as temples of modern India '. Justify your answer with reference to their impact on environment and health. 5. (a) What are the objectives of population policy of India? (b) Describe briefly the government programme for stable population. 6. (a) Review the role of regional political parties in different states. (b) In the age of coalition parties do they consider politics as a family business '. Discuss. 7. (a) Explain the role of National Human Rights Commission in the protection of human rights. (b) Justify the need of reservation for SC, ST and other backward classes. 8. Review the achievements and failures of Indian planning in reaching its targets and policies. 9. (a) Discuss the problems associated with urbanization and rural-urban migration. (b) What are the policies adopted by the government to solve them? 10. Write notes on any two of the following (a) Unorganized sector in India. (b) Micro credit and Women empowerment. (c) Weaknesses in India's higher education. (d) Various forms of Regional Integration.