Working women are the future of India

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Author: Soni, Ayush; Mishra, Sonali


Women are the steering wheel of the Indian economy and it could be considered that they are the creators and controllers of this universe. They are contributing to the Indian economy from even before independence but in the recent scenario, their participation rate is declining. To highlight the issue, 'Female labour force participation rate is showing a downward trend', the authors of this paper address the factors affecting FLFPR and they believe that 'Working women are the future of India' which is the hypothesis of this paper. This paper contains the problems and challenges faced by...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Labour market; Gender; Participation

Keywords: Labour force participation; Womens rights; Division of labour; Cultural aspects; Equal opportunity; Social aspects; Digital skills; Working conditions; Economic development

Geographic subjects: Asia; India

Published: Rohini, India: Project uP, 2021

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Journal volume: 1

Journal number: 3

Journal date: January 2021

Pages: pp. 1027-1053

ISSN: 2582-9203

Resource type: Article

Peer reviewed: Yes

Document number: TD/TNC 146.214

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