India is dealing with slow job creation in some sectors and shortage of skills in others. These imbalances need to be checked
With less than a year remaining for 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the issue of jobs has come into focus. While economic growth has been impressive over the last couple of decades, job creation has been relatively slow. The increase in the share of young adults in total population, often called India’s “demographic dividend", has turned out to be a problem rather than an asset.