Current Affairs Focus (CAF) Mains 2017: Day 1
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1. Even though unemployment is a critical problem today, the Government can’t be the sole employer. Employment can be generated only when all the drivers of the economy interact and grow together in an environment facilitated by state initiatives. Do you agree? Critically examine. Also, identify the measures adopted by the government which aims at converging the drivers of the economy to create an ecosystem that creates opportunities and avenues for jobs.
2. NPAs or stressed assets have adversely affected the banking system in India. In this light, identify the factors that have led to this status and also examine the steps taken by the Government and the RBI to address the same.
5. With independent India’s biggest indirect tax reform i.e. the GST still shaping up, the challenges associated with its implementation have surfaced causing serious concerns for the economy. What is your assessment of this development? Discuss.