Ethics & Integrity

November 27, 2014

Collective Investment Schemes

In its bid to protect investors from fraudulent Collective Investment Schemes (CISs), SEBI has notified stricter norms for such money pooling schemes. The new norms, which have come into

April 28, 2015

Non Performing Assets (NPA)

The assets of the banks which don’t perform (that is – don’t bring any return) are called Non Performing Assets (NPA) or bad loans. Bank’s assets are the loans

May 4, 2011

Palaeolithic Age Prehistory of India

Prehistoric period belongs to the time before the emergence of writing. It is believed that man learnt writing only about 5000-8000 years ago during the Neolithic period. The earliest

June 19, 2013

Government Schemes in India

A collection of Various Social Sector Schemes of various Ministries in the Government of India for social and economic welfare for development. Useful for Bank PO, UPSC, SSC and

December 21, 2014

Middle Income Trap

It is being argued that some economies, particularly amongst the hitherto fast growing ones in Asia, may stop growing beyond a point. This point may be such that the

December 22, 2013

G-X Model

The G-x model refers to the G-5, the G-7/8 and the G-20, which are structurally and procedurally in sharp contrast with the earlier treaty based organizations of the post

December 22, 2014

Induced investment and Autonomous investment

Induced investment is that investment which is governed by income and amount of profit. The inducing factors are changes in income and profit. Where there is a possibility of increase

December 22, 2014

Private Investment and Public Investment

Investment can be divided into two factions on the basis of ownership of investment viz. Private Investment and Public Investment. Private Investment Private Investment is the investment which is

December 22, 2014

Gross Investment and Net Investment

Investment is closely related to Economic growth. One of the important reasons for making investments is Capital Consumption, which is another technical term used for depreciation. By capital consumption,

December 22, 2014

Sources of investment

There are three main sources of investment funds viz. Internal funding, borrowing and Issuing new shares. Internal funding using accumulated profits of a firm Borrowing either from banks or

December 22, 2014

Factors Afecting Investment in Public Sector

Investment in public sector is induced by objectives like defence of the country, economic development and social welfare. Investment in this sector is independent of income or profit motive.

December 22, 2014

Types of Growth Models

There are several drivers of Economic Growth. The main cause of increased output in the short run is increase in the aggregate demand, thus known as Demand-led Growth. The