Asked in History of India
History of India
Why did public investment decline in India during the 1990s?
Public investment in India slightly declined because tax revenue targets were not met. Poor exchange rates also made it difficult for India to borrow money from other development partners in the commonwealth.
Asked in Russia, Population
What happened to Russia's population during the 1990s?
During the early 1990s, the population of Russia peaked at around 148 million. It then began a slow decline, decreasing to a current population of around 143 million. This decline is expected to continue, with Russia's population predicted to decrease to around 111 million by 2050 - a decline of over 20%. ...
What sort of conflict of interest evolved for audit firms in the 1990s?
During the 1990s the growth of management consulting by audit firms caused many observers to question whether those firms were sufficiently independent to conduct their audits of public companies in the interest of the investing public. ...
Asked in Eli Whitney, US in WW2, Cigarettes
How has the decline in cigarette smoking affected the American vending industry?
The sharp decline in cigarette smoking the United States throughout the 1990s has had a dramatic impact on the vending industry. ...
What happened to the canned foods industry at the beginning of the 1990s?
Canned foods suffered a decline at the beginning of the 1990s as consumers turned to fresh and frozen products in a search of healthier foods. ...
How large was American union membership in the 1990s?
During the 1990s and the early years of the twenty-first century, despite the decline in the percent of workers who were unionized, nearly 16 million U.S. workers, between one-eighth and one-sixth of the labor force, belonged to labor unions. ...
Asked in Indonesia
What best describes Indonesia's health care system?
HIV/AIDS posed a public health threat since early 1990s HIV/AIDS has posed a public health threat since the early 1990s ...
Were there strikes in the pulp and paper industry in the 1990s?
There were no major work stoppages in the pulp and paper industry during the 1990s ...
How did the women's juniors' and misses' dress industry experience a decline between 1993 and the late 1990s?
In 1993, for example, 3,500 companies comprised this industry segment, but as of the late 1990s, a mere 750 remained. ...
Asked in Atmospheric Sciences, Game Shows
During the 1990s Frost presented the panel game what?
Through the Keyhole During the 1990s, Frost presented the panel game Through the Keyhole, which featured a long running partnership with Loyd Grossman. ...
Asked in Math and Arithmetic, Decade - 1990s
Why did molded pulp products enjoy more popularity in the 1990s?
Molded pulp products--primarily egg cartons--enjoyed a resurgence in the 1990s due to public interest in recycling. ...
Why was there a decline in the early 1990s in the women's blouses industry?
Much of the drop can be attributed to anemic product demand, and the increased market share of international competitors. ...
Asked in Calendar, Economics, Seasons
Why did U.S. sugar prices fall at the end of the 1990s?
The late 1990s saw a sharp decline in U.S. sugar prices, blamed by cane sugar producers on increased sugar imports from Mexico under the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). ...