UPSC CSE Mains Syllabus: GS-2- Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of
their design and implementation.

India and Innovation

In news:

GII – what it measures:


  1. Institutions
  2. human capital and research
  3. infrastructure
  4. market sophistication
  5. business sophistication.
  6. Innovation outputs are:
  7. Knowledge
  8. technology outputs
  9. creative outputs.

What India should do:

Source:”Economic Times”.

Possible UPSC Mains Question:

While India has consistently improved its ranking in the Global Innovation Index, much more needs to be done to make the nation truly innovative. Discuss.