RAJASTHAN PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION, AJMER SYLLABUS
FOR COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION FOR THE POST OF LECTURER IN
ECONOMIC ADMINISTRATION & FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT (E.A.F.M.)
FOR COLLEGE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT PAPER - I
Unit – I- Theory of Economics & Growth: Nature and Scope of Micro and Macro economics. Basic Features of Kautilaya ka Arthshastra Consumer behaviour. Demand Analysis. Indifference curve analysis. Pricing under various market conditions. Production theory. Distribution theory- Modern theory of rent, wage, profit and interest. National Income- Concept, methods, components, importance and limitations. Consumption and Investment function. Theory of Income and Employment. Theories of Business Cycles and Recent Trends.
Unit – II- Indian Economic Problems: Problems of Indian Economy- Poverty, population and unemployment. Policy Commission in India, Industrial versus agricultural Development. Privatisation and globalisation. Public Private Partnership in Infrastructure Management. NITI Aayog. Rural development in India. Cooperative Movement in India.
Unit – III- Public Finance: Nature, Concept, Features and Importance of Public Finance. Cannons of Taxation, Principles of Taxation. Direct and Indirect Taxes. Tax Impact and Tax Incidence, Tax Evasion and Tax Avoidance. Theory of Maximum Social Advantage. Public Debt and Public Revenue. Central Budget. Major Challenges and the Budget. Deficit Financing. Proposed GST - an analysis. 2 Unit – IV- Monetary Economics: Concept, Scope, Importance and Components of Money. Determinants of Demand for Money and Supply of Money. Monetary Policy – Concept, Objects and Limitations. Techniques of Monetary Control. Monetary Policy in India. Inflation and Deflation – Concept, Kinds, Causes, Effects and Control. Money and Capital Market in India. Multiplier and Accelerator.
Unit – IV- Economy of Rajasthan: Basic Features of Economy of Rajasthan. Agriculture – Problems, Prospectus and Challenges. Industries – Problems, Prospects and Challenges, Industrial Policy in India. Tourism Development in Rajasthan. Economic Problems in Rajasthan. Economic Planning in Rajasthan. Special Area Development Programmes in Rajasthan. Environment Pollution and the Problems of Sustainable Development.