Latest Expert Exchange Queries
sitemapHome | Registration | Job Portal for CA's | Expert Exchange | Currency Converter | Post Matrimonial Ads | Post Property Ads
 
 
News shortcuts: From the Courts | News Headlines | VAT (Value Added Tax) | Service Tax | Sales Tax | Placements & Empanelment | Various Acts & Rules | Latest Circulars | New Forms | Forex | Auditing | Direct Tax | Customs and Excise | ICAI | Corporate Law | Markets | Students | General | Indirect Tax | Mergers and Acquisitions | Continuing Prof. Edu. | Budget Extravaganza | Transfer Pricing
 
 
 
 
Popular Search: TDS :: empanelment :: ACCOUNTING STANDARD :: VAT Audit :: list of goods taxed at 4% :: cpt :: due date for vat payment :: ARTICLES ON INPUT TAX CREDIT IN VAT :: articles on VAT and GST in India :: form 3cd :: ICAI offer Get Windows 7,Office 2010 in Rs.799 Taxes :: ACCOUNTING STANDARDS :: Central Excise rule to resale the machines to a new company :: VAT RATES :: TAX RATES - GOODS TAXABLE @ 4%
 
 
Latest Circulars »
 RBI-Investment under PIS in M/s Laurus Labs Limited by FIIs/FPIs upto 49 per cent and NRIs upto 24 per cent
 RBI-Issuance of 35 days Cash Management Bills under Market Stabilisation Scheme (MSS)
 RBI-Information from Unauthenticated Sources – Advisory to banks
 RBI-Aadhaar-based Authentication for Card Present Transactions
 RBI-External Commercial Borrowings (ECB)
 Issuance of 28 days Cash Management Bills under Market Stabilisation Scheme (MSS)
 Withdrawal of Legal Tender Character of the existing Bank Notes in the denominations of ₹ 500/- and ₹ 1000/- (Updated as on November 30, 2016)
 All You wanted to know from RBI about: Withdrawal of Legal Tender Status of ₹ 500 and ₹ 1000 Notes
 Deposit of Specified Bank Notes (SBNs) – Chest Balance Limit / Cash Holding Limit
 Withdrawal of Legal Tender status of banknotes of ₹ 500 and ₹ 1000: Activity at Banks during November 10-27, 2016
 Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934 – Section 42(1A) Requirement for maintaining additional CRR

RBI Working Paper Series No. 2: Implications of MGNREGS on Labour Market, Wages and Consumption Expenditure
February, 18th 2016

Reserve Bank of India today placed on its website, a Working Paper titled “Implications of MGNREGS on Labour Market, Wages and Consumption Expenditure in Kerala” under the Reserve Bank of India Working Paper Series*. This paper is written by V. Dhanya of Department of Economic and Policy Research, Reserve Bank of India.

This paper evaluates the implications of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) in the labour short economy of Kerala by using NSSO unit level data and primary survey data. The analysis of NSSO data reflects the inter-state differences in implementation of the scheme with North-Eastern and Southern states performing better than its counterparts. The study found partial impact of MGNREGS on Kerala’s labour market as nearly half of the workers were new entrants and the impact was largely limited to increase in consumption expenditure. Nevertheless, it resulted in an increase in wages among certain rural works carried out by female labour force. The study observes that for the existing workers, MGNREGS acted as a fall back option thereby smoothening consumption during the lean period. It also enhanced their capacity to borrow as lenders are assured of their repaying capacity. The paper also finds that an indirect benefit of MGNREGS was improvement in financial inclusiveness and health standards of the workers. The empirical evidence of the study shows that MGNREGS leads to an increase in consumption expenditure, particularly in case of food items.

* The Reserve Bank of India introduced the RBI Working Papers series in March 2011. These papers present research in progress of the staff members of the Reserve Bank and are disseminated to elicit comments and further debate. The views expressed in these papers are those of authors and not of the Reserve Bank of India. Comments and observations may kindly be forwarded to authors. Citation and use of such papers should take into account its provisional character.

Sangeeta Das
Director

 
 
Home | About Us | Terms and Conditions | Contact Us
Copyright 2016 CAinINDIA All Right Reserved.
Designed and Developed by Binarysoft Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Portal Design Website Design Portal Designing Website Designing Web Design Professional Portal Design Professional Website Design Professional Web Design Portal Design India Website Design India Portal Designing India Website Designing India Web Design India Professional Portal Design India Professional Website Design India Chicago Professional Web Design New York Professional Web Design California Website Design Florida Website Design New Jersey Website Design Britain UK Website Design London Manchester Website Design

Transfer Pricing | International Taxation | Business Consulting | Corporate Compliance and Consulting | Assurance and Risk Advisory | Indirect Taxes | Direct Taxes | Transaction Advisory | Regular Compliance and Reporting | Tax Assessments | International Taxation Advisory | Capital Structuring | Withholding tax advisory | Expatriate Tax Reporting | Litigation | Badges | Club Badges | Seals | Military Insignias | Emblems | Family Crest | Software Development India | Software Development Company | SEO Company | Web Application Development | MLM Software | MLM Solutions