SSC Economics Sample Paper NCERT Sample Paper-6

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    Which one of the following would be considered an example of a 'dirty subsidy'?

    A)  Subsidy on diesel

    B)  Money spent on total sanitation programme

    C)  Subsidy provided to households above the poverty line

    D)  Mid-day meals programme

    Correct Answer: A

    Solution :

    [a] A dirty subsidy is a payment or incentive by a government to a private corporation (or another level of government)   that   encourages waste of   raw materials, natural resources, or energy, or results in pollution or other human health hazards.

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