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Engaging with an Informal Economy, Opportunities and Regulation

The challenges of industry and economic development, world over, might find its origins with the subject of poverty. Differing countries appear to have found or are in some cases, still searching for what would seem a workable solution to addressing this malaise – poverty, as best adapted to their circumstance. 945 more words

Market Insights

Aam Admi Party Launches Shramik Vikas Mission on May Day

Highlights of the Shramik Vikas Mission
• Delhi Government will amend the Minimum Wages Act, 1948, to enhance the jail term and fine for non-payment of minimum wages by employers to the workers. 314 more words

Campaigns On Labour Rights

More and more, residents make their business on the sidewalks

On any given day in Boyle Heights, vendors set up food stands on sidewalks, hoping to draw customers with the scent of their delicacies. Women drape their fences with used baby clothes. 76 more words


Potato Farmers’ Suicides in West Bengal: A Preliminary Analysis

Pradip Kar::

Over the last 15 years more than 2 lakh farmers have committed suicide in the country due to debt related problem and an acute agrarian crisis. 847 more words

Campaigns On Labour Rights

"Tuk Tuk Lady?"

Dear Lovely Readers,

It is hard to imagine quite how frustrating it is hearing the question “Tuk Tuk Lady?” more than 4 times per minute as you walk around town. 460 more words

Informal labor in the new India

Excitement about India’s role as a rising power was again highlighted by Barack Obama’s state visit to New Delhi in January. Indian Prime Minister Narenda Modi has also made a series of high-profile international visits since his election victory last year. 974 more words

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