Remittances and Temporary Migration

CReAM

In this paper we study the remittance behavior of immigrants and how it relates to temporary versus permanent migration plans. We use a unique data...

Remittances in Pakistan

IMF

The flow of workers’ remittances to Pakistan has more than quadrupled in the last eight years and it shows no sign of slowing down, despite the...

Decent Work, Youth Employment and Migration in Asia

ILO

In this paper on Decent work, youth employment and migration in Asia, Dr. Piyasiri Wickramsekara discusses migration trends and issues concerning...

Economic Survey of India: 2015-16 Part II

The economic performance of a country goes beyond increases in Gross Domestic Product and Per Capita Incomes and encompasses enhancement of ...

Short Term Migrants in India: Characteristics, Wages and Work Transition

Tushar Agrawal,S Chandrasekhar

With 53 percent of India's labour force still engaged in agriculture it is apparent that India has n ...

International Conference on Borders, Violence and Identities

Conference : 21 Dec 2016 - 23 Dec 2016

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Global Migration: Rethinking Skills, Knowledge and Culture

Conference : 26 Nov 2016 - 27 Nov 2016

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Negotiating Globalization: Trade Unions and Labour in Contemporary India

Conference : 22 Sep 2016 - 23 Jul 2016

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15th IZA/SOLE Transatlantic Meeting of Labor Economists

Seminar : 27 Jul 2016 - 29 Jul 2016

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The Migrating out of Poverty Research Internship Scheme

Workshop : 01 Mar 2016 - 31 Jul 2016

Annual Internship Scheme ...


89 cr person-days generated under MGNREGA in first quarter

With change in implementation mode, the MGNREGA performance has improved substantially, as employment generated under it jumped by 60 per cent to reco ...

Female Migration to Mumbai from Other States