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New Delhi, June 4, 2020
The unemployment rate among Scheduled Caste (SC) rose marginally to 6.4 per cent from 6.3 per cent in FY2017-18, and the rate among Scheduled Tribes (STs) inched up to 4.5 per cent against 4.3 per cent reported in the previous year


E Kumar Sharma
New Delhi, May 28, 2020
There are COVID-linked manifestations in rising number of suicides (among men, perhaps triggered by joblessless and no income), increased liquor consumption, domestic violence, unattended pregnancies and unwanted pregnancies


Prasanna Mohanty
May 15, 2020
Gross treatment to migrants comes along with massive job loss, historically low wage rates, little job or social security and subsistence level existence of millions of Indian workers. This is hardly an ideal situation to recover or rebuild the economy


Prasanna Mohanty
April 21, 2020
Like urban migrant workers and small and marginal farmers, prolonged lockdown makes Indian Muslims very vulnerable, not only because they depend more on informal economy, their employment and livelihood deprivations are already worse than those of STs and SCs


Prasanna Mohanty
April 14, 2020
Not just in health emergencies, even in normal times, India needs a public healthcare system that can ensure that \"catastrophic\" healthcare expenditure does not routinely drive six crore Indians into poverty every year


Prasanna Mohanty
April 5, 2020
Given its predominant role as a source of livelihood, the informal economy needs to be fixed first once the health crisis blows over. This would call for a series of long-neglected steps such as collecting comprehensive data on informal establishments and informal labour, benchmarking reasonable national minimum wage, providing comprehensive social security cover and reviving MSMEs


Dr. Sona Mitra
March 11, 2020
The Data from 2011-12 showed that less than one per cent of men in both urban and rural areas were involved in household activities in their usual principal status, but for women, the proportion was in excess of 60 per cent


Prasanna Mohanty
February 19, 2020
A closer look at India's tax data reveals that the direct tax burden is much higher on relatively smaller taxpayers in both individual and corporate categories and that the larger taxpayers benefit more from tax incentives and deductions


Dipak Mondal and Joe C Mathew
New Delhi, January 7, 2020
The Indian economy is going through one of its longest spells of slowdown - six quarters and counting


Prasanna Mohanty
New Delhi, December 4, 2019
All the key economic indicators have been on a downward swing for quite some time. If this slide is not checked India may slip into recession sooner than later. In this first part of a two-part series, the article looks at what the major economic indicators are telling about the state of Indian economy


Prasanna Mohanty
November 13, 2019
The credibility of India's statistical system is at stake because of the commissions and omissions ever since the 2011-12 series was announced in January 2015 and continued through multiple revisions in GDP numbers until now that dent public confidence


PTI
November 8, 2019



PTI
October 31, 2019



PTI
October 19, 2019
Asked why the BJP's campaign focused more on issues of nationalism at a time of economic slowdown, Javadekar said the \"atmosphere\" of slowdown prevails world over


Manoj Sharma
New Delhi, October 7, 2019
The job scenario also reflects the ongoing slowdown in the country, with various sectors, especially auto and FMCG, facing job cuts over declining sales and poor demand


Prasanna Mohanty
July 11, 2019
For the new labour codes to be effective, definitions of worker, wage, organised-unorganised sector etc. need to be uniform and simple to enable data collection and applicability


Goutam Das
New Delhi, June 18, 2019
The policies that contributed to formalisation include the introduction of the GST, demonetisation, EPF and ESIC reforms, Skill India initiatives, Fixed Term Contract Reform, as well as the Maternity Benefit reform.


PTI
June 1, 2019



PTI
May 31, 2019
In the case of labour, the government will not touch the sensitive industrial relations side, which includes layoffs, retrenchment and closure, Debroy said.


PTI
May 31, 2019



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