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Question 1193

Capital Market and Its Regulation

Appeared in Year: 2019 (UGC NET)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of the following is NOT the function of a capital market? (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Channelising funds from less profitable to more profitable

b.

Providing better returns to direct investors

c.

Mobilising funds from surplus units to deficit units

d.

Mobilising savings into investment

Question 1194

Components of Money Supply

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC NET)

Question

MCQ▾

All reports are submitted by the Comptroller and Auditor General of India to the

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

President

b.

President and Governors of State.

c.

Finance Minister

d.

Prime Minister

Passage

Direction: Consider the following table that gives the monthly per capita consumption expenditure (MPCE) of eight households and answer the questions given below:

TABLE

The Monthly Per Capita Consumption Expenditure
StateMPCE (in ₹) of 8 Households
12345678
State A950110010009757507757901400
State B12501150140011005506004901200

The value of Z (poverty line MPCE cut off) is ₹ 800.

Question 1195 (1 of 3 Based on Passage)

Poverty and Inequalities -Concepts and Measurement Issues

Appeared in Year: 2019 (UGC NET)

Question

MCQ▾

From the table calculate the estimates of Square Poverty Gap Ratio (SPGR) and then show that the SPGR in State-A is (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

same as in State – B

b.

higher than that in State – B

c.

lower than that in State – B

d.

significantly different from zero

Question 1196 (2 of 3 Based on Passage)

Poverty and Inequalities -Concepts and Measurement Issues

Appeared in Year: 2019 (UGC NET)

Question

MCQ▾

Estimate of head count ratio in State – A and State – B are (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

State – A: 0.475; State – B: 0.375

b.

State – A: 0.375; State – B: 0.375

c.

State – A: 0.385; State – B: 0.425

d.

State – A: 0.575; State – B: 0.575

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