Sabina Dewan, President and Executive Director of JustJobs Network writes a Working Paper commissioned by the Group of 24 and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, New York. This paper is part of the Growth and Reducing Inequality Working Paper Series which is an effort to gather and disseminate a diverse range of perspectives and research on trends, drivers and policy responses relevant to developing country efforts to boost growth and reduce inequality.
From the recent experience in Myanmar, Adithya B. Kumar from CESD and Tanja Matheis from JJN, discuss the process of reaching consensus on minimum wage rates and how research organizations can help to facilitate fact-based decision making among stakeholders.
June 21, 2019
10:00AM - 01:00PM
India International Centre
As a new government prepares to confront the massive challenge creating “just jobs” – productive employment with commensurate compensation and scope for economic mobility – the JustJobs Network (JJN) launched an innovative new data-driven tool to measuring the quantity and quality of jobs in India: The State-level Just Jobs Index (S-JJI).
May 31, 2019
The Centre for Economic and Social Development (CESD), collaborating with JJN in an ongoing research project on Inclusive Industrialisation for ASEAN which focuses on the global value chain hosted a research workshop in Myanmar to present the initial findings of the project to local stakeholders involved in the garment sector.