How the gendered division of domestic responsibilities influences women’s ability to productively engage in paid work outside the home
Female labour force participation in rural India has declined from 49% in 1999 to 28% in 2017. Has structural transformation in agriculture played a role?
As work opportunities in agriculture shrink, the future lies in improving women’s access to jobs in manufacturing and services. Understanding the demand and supply factors that determine their participation in these sectors, is crucial
Examining the impact of Covid-19 on livelihoods, and physical and emotional well-being of the urban poor, with a focus on the gendered experience of the crisis.