logging in or signing up PUBLIC SECTOR parvesh Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Uploaded from authorPOINT lite Insert YouTube videos in PowerPont slides with aS Desktop Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 3810 Category: Education License: All Rights Reserved Like it (1) Dislike it (1) Added: April 05, 2010 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 1 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript PUBLIC SECTOR : PUBLIC SECTOR By: Kulwinder Kaur, Parvesh Tulseja Introduction : Introduction The part of the economy concerned with providing basic government services. The composition of the public sector varies by country, but in most countries the public sector includes such services as the police, military, public roads, public transit, primary education and healthcare for the poor. The public sector might provide services that non-payer cannot be excluded from (such as street lighting), services which benefit all of society rather than just the individual who uses the service(such as public education), and services that encourage equal opportunity. Objectives of public sector : Objectives of public sector To accelerate the industrial growth and development of the economy. To build up a strong infrastructure for supporting economic growth and development of the country. To provide competition to the private sector for welfare of the state and the public at large. To generate employment and strive for removal of poverty. To make investment in order to fill the gap between savings and investment. To promote balanced and comprehensive economic growth of the country. Objectives of public sector : Objectives of public sector To redistribute income and wealth in order to remove inequalities in society. To make investment in those areas where the private sector is not willing to invest. To promote the development of small and ancillary industries. To focus on increasing exports of the country for earning foreign exchange and also to enter sectors where imports can be substituted by products made in India. To help the govt in implementation of economic policies and achieving objectives of five year plans. To eliminate monopolies and prevent monopolistic practices. Percentage Share of Public andPrivate Sector in Capital Formation : Percentage Share of Public andPrivate Sector in Capital Formation Significance of Public Sector : Significance of Public Sector Employment Generation Capital Formation Share in GDP Infrastructure development Strong industrial base Export promotion Import substitution Removal of regional disparities Raising internal resources Growth of ancillary industries Social welfare Competition to private sector Problems in Pubic Sector : Problems in Pubic Sector Social welfare rather than profit maximization Lack of good management Lack of autonomy to make decisions regarding their own growth and development Over-staffing and inefficiency of employees Under-utilization of production capacity Industrial disputes Wrong pricing policies Problems in Pubic Sector : Problems in Pubic Sector Political interference and corruption Obsolete technology Over-capitalization Suggestions for the improvement of Public Sector : Suggestions for the improvement of Public Sector Suitable reforms in the board of directors. Politicians should not be appointed as directors of these boards. Control over political interference Appointment and selection of efficient employees Granting autonomy Regular inspection and auditing Reforms in labour policy Suggestions for the improvement of Public Sector : Suggestions for the improvement of Public Sector Increase in efficiency Reforming pricing policies Voluntary retirement Scheme Use of sophisticated technology Revival of PSU’s Memorandum of understanding (MOU) Conclusion : Conclusion The disinvestment programme has been carried out by the government in a hasty manner. The outcome of privatization so far as has been pathetic. The stress should be on making PSU’s work more efficiently rather than reducing public ownership in the economy. THANK YOU : THANK YOU You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.