June 20, 2014
Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words
1.In the light of recent controversy over import of cheap solar modules, critically examine the various issues involved and concerns raised by different parties.
2.What do you understand by ‘forward guidance’ and ‘quantitative easing’? When and why do central banks resort to these tools? Explain with examples.
3.Critically comment on Sri Lanka’s policy towards its minority communities.
4.Critically comment on the causes and consequences of America’s invasion of Iraq in 2011.
5.Examine in what ways India can do away with unwanted archaic laws.
6.Critically examine and comment on ethical issues involved in the recent Wikileaks revelations.
7.Critically comment on various threats faced by coral reefs around the world. Explain why their protection is of paramount importance.