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Women Employment In India, A Priority For Government.

Women Employment In India, A Priority For Government.Outmoded gender norms are holding back female labour, and the country’s economy. Usually, economic growth in lower-middle-income countries creates more jobs for women. But as India’s economy grew at an average of seven per cent between 2004 and 2011, its female labour force participation fell by seven percentage points, to 24 per cent from 31 per cent. Despite rapidly increasing educational attainment for girls and declining fertility, the International Labour Organisation in [...]

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