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NTA NET Public Administration December 2019 Higher Questions and Answers Part 8

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Q70 Which of the following are the benefits of Corporate Social Responsibility?

a) An advantage over competitors

b) Increase customer engagement

c) Increased brand awareness and recognition

d) Improved public image

Choose the correct option:

1. (b) , (c) and (d)

2. (a) and (b)

3. (a) and (d)

4. (a) , (b) , (c) and (d)

Answer: 4

Q71 Match types of category of policies with respective examples:

Match Types of Category of Policies with Respective Examples
(Types of category)(Examples)
a) Distributive policy

b) Re-distributive policy

c) Protective Regulatory policy

d) Competitive Regulatory policy

i. Promotion of civil rights for social minorities

ii. Licensing profession such as law or medicine

iii. Farm subsidies

iv. Unsafe consumer products

Choose the correct options:

1) (a) - i , (b) -ii , (c) -iii , (d) -iv

2) (a) - ii, (b) -iii , (c) -iv , (d) - i

3) (a) -iii , (b) - i , (c) -iv , (d) - ii

4) (a) - iv , (b) -i , (c) - ii , (d) - iii

Answer: 2

Q72 Which of the following theory sees public policy as the product of a continuous struggle among organized interest groups?

1) Group Theory

2) Rational Choice Theory

3) Institutional Theory

4) Political System Theory

Answer: 1

Comprehension:

Read the given passage carefully and answer the following questions that follow:

The Indian Economy in recent past, especially after 1980՚s has undergone many kinds of changes. Accordingly, a new pattern of fiscal federalism has emerged in order to meet the new situations/conditions resulting out of the economic transformations. The Finance Commission, as an instrument for distribution of financial resources between the federal constituents, dealt with the economic imbalances resulting out of economic changes. Besides, the Finance Commission, other institutions like NITI Aayog, as a Think Tank and various ministries are playing significant role to maintain fiscal federalism. Further, with the implementation of 73rd and 74th constitutional amendments, governments at local levels are empowered with the devolution of funds and functions. Also, GST council is created to ensure uniform tax structure which is likely to strengthen the existing fiscal federalism.

Q73 Which one of the following institutions is NOT created in post-liberal period for strengthening fiscal federalism?

1) State Finance Commission

2) Finance Commission of India

3) NITI Aayog

4) GST council

Answer: 2

Q74 NITI Aayog is NOT a

1) Think Tank

2) Staff Agency

3) Constitutional Institution

4) Federal Institution

Answer: 3

Q75 Which one of the following is NOT correctly matched?

1) NITI Aayog: Think Tank

2) Finance Commission: Distribution of net proceeds of taxes between Centre and States

3) GST Council: Joint Forum of Centre and States

4) State Finance Commission: Provides funds for state government

Answer: 4

Q76 Which one of the following is NOT related with fiscal federalism in India?

1) Finance Commission

2) GST Council

3) Zonal Council

4) State Finance Commission

Answer: 3

Q77 Decentralization in India was mainly facilitated by which of the following?

1) Finance Commission of India

2) GST Council

3) Office of the District Collector

4) 73rd and 74th Constitutional Amendment Acts

Answer: 4

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