International Relations-Effect of Policies [IAS (Admin.) IAS Mains GS Paper 2 (Governance, Polity, Social Justice, & IR)]: Questions 1 - 6 of 13

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Question 1

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Appeared in Year: 2014

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The aim of Information Technology Agreements (ITAs) is to lower all taxes and tariffs on information technology products by signatories to zero. What impact would such agreements have on India՚s interests?

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The information and Technology agreement (ITAs) is enforced by world Trade organization with an objective to lower all taxes and tariff information technology products by signatories to zero. India is one of its signatory members. Such agreements have impacted on India՚s interest by the following ways:

  • This would be beneficial only to countries with…

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Question 2

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Appeared in Year: 2012

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Discuss the likely negative impact of the protectionist measures proposed by the US on India՚s software industry.

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Nearly 130 billion dollar market of information and technology sector industry is based on India՚s outsourcing. The Information and technology sector and employee more than 10 million worker.

Software & Services Industry in India

It has been seen in recent times that the United states have proposed for the protectionist measures towards such industry…

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Question 3

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Appeared in Year: 2011

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Is there still a role for the concept of balance of power in contemporary international politics? (Paper - II)

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  • Contemporary International politics bear the legacy of World War 1, World War 2 and the cold war. All these years have seen a high level of propaganda in the international politics in the quest of achieving power and balance of power.
  • Balance of power is a concept of International relations in which states seek security through internal build up of …

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Question 4

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Appeared in Year: 2010

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Bring out the significance of GDI and GEM as component of the UNS Human Development report (HDR) . Comment on India՚s relative rankings with regard to HDI and GDI.

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  • HDI are found in the annual Human Development Reports produced by the Human Development Reports Office of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) . These were devised and launched by Pakistani economist Mahbub ul Haq in 1990.
  • The Human Development Index (HDI) is a composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income indicator…

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Question 5

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Appeared in Year: 2011

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Critically examine the security and strategic implications of the so-called “string of pearls” theory for India. (Paper - II)

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  • “String of Pearls” is the brain child of United States of America for the Policy of China in Indian Ocean region. China՚s always proclaims it՚s the third world country and a developing country who believes in peaceful rise and non interference in the internal affairs of the other country, respect the Sovereignty unity and integrity of the Country b…

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Question 6

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Appeared in Year: 2010

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Cost benefit analysis should not be the sole consideration, while deciding to host events like the Commonwealth Games, ″ Critically comment on this perspective.

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  • Hosting games like common wealth leads to the investment of a lot of money in infrastructure which includes stadiums and training camps of international standards.
  • In this context, it is imperative to analyze cost benefits because the cost benefit analysis is not just a criterion to be taken into consideration.
  • Because hosting big games leads to shor…

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