Macroeconomic reforms and a labour policy framework for India

Employment Strategy Paper 2004/1

Explores the interaction of macroeconomic and labour market policies in India. Reviews the Indian neoliberal reform process initiated at the start of the 1990s and analyses the impact on economic growth and labour market outcomes to 2000. Considers existing labour market policies and provides guidelines for a regulatory framework that would attempt to protect and provide rights to all workers.