Santosh Mehrotra

Santosh Mehrotra is professor of economics and chairperson, Centre for Labour, JNU.

Articles By Santosh Mehrotra

Comprehensive employment, industrial policies are necessary to address jobs crisis

With total jobs falling at a time when new entrants into the labour force are increasing at an accelerating pace, it is not surprising that real wages have not increased in both rural and urban areas.

A fuel’s errand

The kerosene subsidy needs reform to reduce leakages, better target the poor.

Dividend or nightmare

How government addresses the jobs challenge will make the difference.