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On the spatial concentration of employment in India

S Chandrasekhar,
Published in Sameeksha Trust
Volume: 49
Issue: 21
Pages: 16 - 18

This paper seeks to understand what kind of economic activities are concentrated in which regions of India. Spatial concentration of jobs is measured by calculating the location quotient using information on the industry of work of the individuals in a region. The paper uses data from NSSO 2011-12 survey of employment and unemployment.

About the journal
JournalEconomic and Political Weekly
PublisherSameeksha Trust
Open AccessYes