Labour, Livelihoods and Employment
Economic growth in India has failed to generate secure, regular, and decent incomes for the vast majority of the workforce. There is an urgent need for fresh thinking that does not bind itself to any ideological pre-commitment except the
right of every Indian to lead a secure and dignified life in a just and sustainable way.
The Centre for Sustainable Employment at Azim Premji University aims to foster fresh and creative thinking on this urgent and complex issue. To this end, we invite research proposals
in the broad area of labour, livelihoods, and employment including but not limited to:
Macroeconomics of structural change and employment generation
Skills and skill development
Sustainable industrialization and green growth
Labour laws, informality and contract labour
Impact of COVID-19 and the associated measures on labour, livelihoods, and employment
Research Funding budget: INR 5-20 lakhs
Duration of project: 1-3 years
Please go through the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) before starting to fill your application.
The last date for submissions is Oct 31, 2020.
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