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Informal Sector: Concept, Dynamics, Linkages and Migration

 
Kishor C Samal (Author)
Synopsis This book records the evolution of the concept of informal sector and suggests a new definition of informal sector, particularly in urban areas recognising the heterogeneity in it. Explaining the concept and features of rural non-farm sector, the informal sector in rural areas, it critically evaluates the linkages of informal sector with formal sector and its relation with rural-urban migration. It also examines the growth and dynamics of informal sector on the basis of the survey of informal manufacturing sector at two points of time. The book comes to conclusion that it is not necessarily the poorest of the poor who migrate from rural areas. There is a need for bringing distinction of different categories of informal sector for having any policy to assist it. The book is useful for researchers, policy makers and development workers.
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About the author

Kishor C Samal

Kishor C. Samal is Professor of Economics in Nabakrushna Choudhury Centre for Development Studies (NCDS), Bhubaneswar. His areas of interest are Informal Sector and Industry, Poverty, Macro-economics, Natural Resource Management. He has published about 150 research papers in esteemed journals. His other important published books are Urban Informal Sector and Tax Structure and budgetary Trends. Besides, he has completed more than 30 research projects funded by ICSSR, ODI (London), SICI (Canada), CDS (UK), RAS (Moscow), NALCO, Government of Orissa, Planning Commission and Others.

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Title Informal Sector: Concept, Dynamics, Linkages and Migration
Format Hardcover
Date published: 27.11.2008
Edition 1st ed.
Language: English
isbn 818069545X
length 214p.