Informal sector

Demonetisation and the goods and services tax have led to disruption in the informal sector and the performance of the industrial sector has been lacklustre. Photo: Hindustan Times

Make jobs the priority in 2018

4 min read . 02 Jan 2018
Gender-focused structural reforms can increase women’s contribution to productivity growth and job growth. Photo: AFP

Gender as the new driver of growth

4 min read . 28 Jul 2017
Higher education in a local area increases the supply of entrepreneurs and increases the talent available to entrepreneurs for staffing their companies. Photo: Sai Sen/Mint
We have the advantage of being located in Asia, which is the fastest-growing region in the world and which has not turned inward. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint

The mega challenge of job creation

7 min read . 26 May 2017
Existing labour laws have failed to help informal sector workers. Photo: Alamy

Is informal the new normal?

5 min read . 22 May 2017
A dip in capacity utilization was expected, but it turned out to be marginal. Photo: Mint

Muted outlook for investment demand

1 min read . 07 Apr 2017