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What are trends in Employment Elasticity in India?

Employment elasticity is a measure of the percentage change in employment associated with a 1% change in economic growth. It indicates the ability of an economy to generate employment opportunities for its population as per cent of its growth process. This implies that when employment generation is commensurate with the economic growth, there is positive […]

Agricultural Labourers

The Agriculture labor Enquiry Committee defines agriculture labourers as those who derive their main source of income by working on farms of others for a wage. They are one of the two types of  farm workers, other being the cultivators. The agricultural labourers are: Engaged in agricultural or allied activities including horticulture, dairy farming, poultry […]