Introduction COVID-19 pandemic has caused enormous devastation to normal lives of people and economy, affecting everyone but as always it’s the poor who are hit first and worst. Moreover, in poor and developing countries where the majority of the population … Continue reading Informal Economy and Pandemic: Major Challenges and Way Forward
Introduction As economies world over initiate reboot in the backdrop of COVID-19, organizations and businesses will have to adapt to new market fundamentals and commercial disruptions. Besides dealing with logistical and physical environment challenges like workspace distancing, altered cash-flows and … Continue reading Pandemic and FDI: Black Swan Event or Inflection Point
Gig economy experienced robust growth and recognition in the recent past. The spurring effect of COVID-19 can be seen not just on the full-time economy but the gig economy as well. The term ‘Gig workers’ refers to those workers who … Continue reading COVID-19’s Effect on Gig Economy: Is it Giggling or Gagged?