Recent Trends in Women’s Employment in Rural India

That female labor force participation (FLFP) is U-shaped in per capita income is one significant┬ástylized fact at the intersection of development and labor economics. At low levels of development, subsistence requirements render women's work a necessity for household survival. At higher incomes, the nature of employment changes, with the growth of manufacturing jobs that tend … Continue reading Recent Trends in Women’s Employment in Rural India