• Economics
  • Published 2009

Growth sans employment: a Quarter century of Jobless Growth in india's Organised Manufacturing

@inproceedings{Kannan2009GrowthSE,
  title={Growth sans employment: a Quarter century of Jobless Growth in india's Organised Manufacturing},
  author={Kilavan Packiam Kannan and Gobaan Raveendran},
  year={2009}
}
There has been considerable debate in India about the impact of growth on employment especially in the organised manufacturing sector for different periods since the early 1980s. However, changes in the coverage of the Annual Survey of Industries demand a fresh look at the issue over a longer period. This paper attempts such an analysis for 1981-82 to 2004-05. For the period as a whole as well as for two separate periods – the pre- and post-reform phases – the picture that emerges is one of… CONTINUE READING

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