November 17, 2020
Expand the ‘missing middle’ to fix our problem of job creation
In LiveMint, Niranjan Rajadhyaksha argues that Indian policy makers must encourage the creation of small and medium entreprises to generate 100 million plus jobs over the next decade....
August 31, 2020
Assessing Socio Economic Vulnerability of Occupations In India
September 27, 2019
Fast Fact: Investing in roads associated with generating the most number of jobs
Building roads has the largest impact on employment generation for firms involved in agro-allied and services activities. For industrial firms, investing in resolving water supply issues has the greatest impact on job creation.
September 26, 2019
Fast Fact: Connectivity via roads the main infrastructure impediment for businesses
Approximately 84% of industrial firms, 64.5% of services firms and 61.4% of agro-allied firms, reported that the major infrastructure hindrance to their business was related to roads.
September 25, 2019
Infrastructure Priorities for Job Creation in India
The Infrastructure Priorities for Job Creation in India report attempts to understand the impact of infrastructure investment on economic activity. It is an extension of IDFC Institute's work on India's socio-economic transition: from rural to urba...
May 07, 2018
The immensity of the job creation problem in India
Both across states and across districts within each state, there is a wide, and widening, disparity in economic activity across regions
May 07, 2018
Populist manifestos in Karnataka polls
There is consensus on the need to create jobs—Congress promises one crore jobs and the BJP promises to skill and employ an equal number.
January 22, 2018
A Misleading Story of Job Creation
The op-ed talks about the grim situation in the job market as it stands
December 27, 2017
Noise to Signal: Subir Gokarn and Praveen Chakravarty on the economy
Praveen Chakravarty in conversation with IMF Executive Director Subir Gokarn on Bloomberg Quint
December 04, 2017
Where is the Indian Economy Headed in the Medium Term
Praveen Chakravarty in conversation with Arvind Subramanian, Chief Economic Advisor, after the release of Q2 GDP Data.