The Discouraged Worker Effect in Public Works Programs:Evidence from the MGNREGA in India

Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR)

This study investigates the consequences of poor implementation in public workfare programs, focusing on the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment...

Cities Welcoming Refugees and Migrants: Enhancing Effective Urban Governance in an Age of Migration

UNESCO

In 2015 and 2016, two global agendas were adopted under the auspices of the United Nations: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and the New...

Migration in India: NSS 49th Round

Government of India

The present report contains the results based on the ‘Central Sample’ data collected in the 49th round on several aspects of migration, during...

Economic Survey of India: 2015-16 Part II

The economic performance of a country goes beyond increases in Gross Domestic Product and Per Capita Incomes and encompasses enhancement of ...

Short Term Migrants in India: Characteristics, Wages and Work Transition

Tushar Agrawal,S Chandrasekhar

With 53 percent of India's labour force still engaged in agriculture it is apparent that India has n ...

Migration and Diasporas: Emerging Diversities and Development Challenges

Conference : 22 Mar 2017 - 23 Mar 2017

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International Conference on Borders, Violence and Identities

Conference : 21 Dec 2016 - 23 Dec 2016

Call for Papers ...


Migration Pattern and the Emerging Trends of Migration in the Mountainous Region of the Himalayan States of India

Conference : 11 Dec 2016 - 12 Dec 2016

Conference ...


Migrating out of Poverty: From Evidence to Policy

Conference : 15 Sep 2016 - 07 Mar 2017

Call for Papers & Multimedia Contributions ...


Turkey prepares dinghies to send 3,000 migrants to Europe EVERY DAY

The Government in Turkey has prepared thousands of dinghies and motorboats along the coast, Greek analysts claim, to be used if the seemingly doomed r ...

Occupational Distribution of Migrants in Uttar Pradesh

(Year 2001)