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Saturday, Jan 18, 2020

Labour force participation rate

Jan 14, 2020 12:00
A recent concept, ECE is good for the child, the mother, the family, the society and the economy. Expand it read more
Nov 16, 2019 19:55
The labour force participation rate — the number of people looking for jobs — is simultaneously shrinking. In 2016, it was 47-48%. Today, it’s 43%. So while the number of people unable to find jobs has grown, the number seeking them has fallen. That... read more
Jun 04, 2019 06:26
Since neither Delhi Metro, nor DTC or cluster buses have an accurate gender break-up of passengers, the fiscal cost of such a policy is difficult to ascertain. read more
May 10, 2019 19:33
We must take this debate beyond national statistics and scrutinise the local business climate across states in India read more
Apr 01, 2019 07:46
Early marriage is not responsible for the low female labour force participation. Blame the male backlash effect for it. read more
Feb 09, 2019 19:24
Step back a bit and you’ll discover another truth. The unemployment rate has been steadily rising since 2011-12. At the same time, the labour force participation rate has been steadily falling since 2004-05. So the jobs and employment problem is a concern... read more