SWI 2019 Media Coverage


Op-Eds
  1. The India Forum: The Employment Question in India – Amit Basole, Arjun Jayadev
  2. The Hindu: The Shape of an Urban Employment Guarantee – Mathew Idiculla, Rajendran Narayanan, Amit Basole
  3. Business Standard: Guaranteeing Urban Jobs – Rajendran Narayanan, Amit Basole, Mathew Idiculla
  4. Business Standard: India Needs Jobs, Not Dole – Srinivas Thiruvadanthai
  5. Prabhat Khabar: शहरी रोजगार योजना की जरूरत – अमित बसोले, राजेंद्रन नारायणन
  6. Rajasthan Patrika: बेरोज़गारों की ज़रुरत: सम्मानजनक रोज़गार गारंटी – अमित बसोले, राजेंद्रन नारायणन
  7. Deccan Chronicle: Focus on Small Towns and It Will Be Boomtown India – Methew Idiculla, Amit Basole, Rajendran Narayanan
Policy Proposals in the News
  1. Business Today: Azim Premji University Researchers Suggest Universal Basic Service Programme
  2. BloombergQuint: Is Fiscal Expansion The Answer To India’s Job Crisis?
  3. Indian Express: Extending MGNREGA to Urban Areas Will Create 50 Million Jobs
  4. Business Today: 100 days at Rs 500 per day: Azim Premji University proposes urban employment guarantee scheme by Goutam Das
  5. The Wire: Proposed Urban Employment Guarantee Scheme Promises Rs 500 a Day
  6. UNI: Azim Premji University Suggests Setting Up of National Urban Employment Guarantee Programme to Strengthen Small and Medium Towns in India
  7. News18: Wanted: An Urban Employment Guarantee Scheme That Also Ensures Ecological Balance
  8. Millenium Post: An overhaul requisite by B. Sivaraman
  9. The New Leam: Proposed Urban Employment Scheme and the Need for Minimum Wage Guarantee
  10. 10TV (Telugu): Azim Premji University Proposes Urban Employment Guarantee
Television
  1. NDTV 24×7 : Left, Right, and Centre – Nidhi Razdan
  2. NDTV 24×7: 50 Lakh Lost Jobs Over 2 Years, Trend Began Just After Notes Ban: Report
  3. NDTV India (HIndi): Prime Time With Ravish Kumar, April 17, 2019  
  4. ETV (Telugu): 50 Lakh Indian Men Lost Jobs Between 2016 – 18 | Says Azim Premji University Report
  5. DEL99 TV (Hindi): Azim Premji University claims more than 50 lakhs people’s lost jobs due to demonetization
  6. India News (Hindi): 50 lakh men lost jobs since demonatisation in 2016, Azim Premji University report 
  7. Times Now: The Urban Debate
  8. The Quint : The 50 lakh Job Loss Report : Amit Basole on Demonetisation and Data
Print
  1. Times of India (Bangalore) : Unemployment has risen steadily post 2011, says report  p(1), p(2)
  2. Times of India (Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Hyderabad): 5 mn men lost jobs between 2016-18: Azim Premji Univ p(1), p(2) 
  3. The Hindu (Bangalore): 5 mn job opportunities reduced since 2016 : Study p(1), p(2)
  4. Mumbai Mirror : 50 lakh men lost jobs after note ban : Report 
  5. Maharashtra Times: देशात ५० लाख रोजगार बुडले , आठ वर्षांत बेरोजगारी दुप्पट; नोटाबंदीचाहि फटका
  6. Times of India (Kochi) : 5 million Indians lost their jobs since 2016: Report 
  7. Deccan Chronicle (Bangalore) : DeMo cost 50L jobs : Premji University p(1), p(2) 
  8. Deccan Chronicle (Chennai) : 5 mn jobs lost between 2016-18 : Report p(1), p(2)
  9. The Indian Express (Delhi, Mumbai, Chandigarh, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Noida, Kolkata and Lucknow) : Unemployment rate doubled since 2011  
  10. Financial Express (Delhi, Chandigarh) : Unemployment rate doubled since 2011  
  11. Asian Age (Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata) : 50 lakh men had lost jobs after DeMo, claims study p(1), p(2)
  12. Business Standard : 5 million jobs lost between 2016 and 2018, says report 
  13. The Hans : 50 lakh people lost their jobs since note ban in 2016 : Report 
  14. The Free Press Journal : 50 lakh lost jobs since notebandi
  15. Millenium Post : DeMo effect? 5 million jobs lost in 2 years
  16. Tribune: 50 lakh jobs ‘lost’ in 2 yrs after note ban
  17. Morning India : 5 million jobs lost between 2016-18, says report 
  18. New Indian Express : Workforce Declines, Unemployment Rises from 2016-18 
  19. Deccan Chronicle (Kochi, Bangalore, Chennai) : Where are the jobs? 
  20. Asian Age (Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata) : Where are the jobs? 
  21. Telengana Today : Vanishing jobs
  22. Business Standard (Mumbai, Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata) : Where are the jobs? 
  23. Statesman (Kolkata, Delhi) : High growth not possible without job creation: Kant 
  24. Telengana Today : 5 million jobs lost between 2016-18 
  25. Deccan Chronicle : Where have all the jobs gone? 
  26. Mint (Bangalore, Delhi, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Pune, Chandigarh) : A scary scarcity 
  27. Prajavani
  28. Asian Age (Delhi, Mumbai) : Where have all the jobs gone? 
  29. Free Press Journal : Bold steps needed to meet crisis in jobs
Online
  1. Times of India :  5 million men lost jobs since 2016: Report 
  2. News18 :  50 Lakh People Have Lost Their Jobs Since the Demonetisation Exercise, Says Report
  3. The Indian Express : Extending MGNREGA to urban areas will create 50 million jobs: State Of Working India 2019 report 
  4. NDTV :  50 Lakh Lost Jobs Over 2 Years, Trend Began Just After Notes Ban: Report
  5. Scroll.in :  Since demonetisation in 2016, about 50 lakh men have lost their jobs, shows new report
  6. Huff Post : 50 Lakh Men Lost Their Jobs After Demonetisation: Report
  7. Aaj Tak : नोटबंदी के बाद गईं 50 लाख लोगों की नौकरियां, अब भी नहीं सुधरे हालात: रिपोर्ट
  8. The Hindu :  Five million employment opportunities reduced since 2016: Study
  9. Firstpost : State of Working India Report 2019: Country’s unemployment crisis is real; boosting investments in health, education can work wonders
  10. India Today : 50 lakh men lost jobs between 2018-18, says Azim Premji University report
  11. The Free Press Journal :Jobless in India! 50 lakh men lost jobs between 2016 and 18, reveals
  12. Fortune India : Five million men lost their jobs post demonetisation
  13. Business Standard : 5 million men lost their jobs after demonetisation, says SWI 2019 report
  14. Apnlive : State of Working India 2019 Azim Premji University’s Centre for Sustainable Employment
  15. Deccan Herald : 50 lakh men lost jobs from 2016-18: Report
  16. ETNOWNEWS :  50 lakh men lost jobs in 2016-18: Azim Premji University report
  17. Bangalore Mirror: Azim Premji University presents its first ‘State of Working 
  18. Boltahindustan:  Azim Premji University Report: 50 lakh people lose their jobs after demonetization
  19. News Nation : Demonetisation destroyed informal sector, 50 lakh people lost their jobs: Report
  20. The Asian Age : 50 lakh men had lost jobs after demonetisation, claims study
  21. State Times : 5 mn jobs lost between 2016-18, says report
  22. Good Returns : Unemployment Rate In India Has Doubled Since 2011: Report
  23. Counterview : 60% urban men aged 20-24 unemployed, 50 lakh lost jobs in India since 2016: Study
  24. Reuters : Five million lost jobs in India between 2016 and 2018: report
  25. Deccan Chronicle : After demonetisation, 50 lakh lost jobs over 2 years: Report
  26. Kashmir Observer : DeMo Destroyed Informal Sector,50 Lakh People Lost Their Jobs: Report
  27. Newsd : Since demonetisation, 50 lakh men lost jobs over 2 years: Report
  28. Money control : Over 5 million jobs lost between 2016-18: Report
  29. News Heads : India lost 50 lakh jobs since demonetisation: Report
  30. The News Minute :50 lakh Indian men lost jobs lost between 2016-18, Azim Premji University report
  31. Outlook India : 50 Lakhs Jobs Were Lost After Demonisation, Youth Worst Hit: Report
  32. The Week : Demonetisation: Five million men lost their jobs, says report
  33. ANInews : Niti Aayog CEO Azim Premji report on job loss during 2016-2018
  34. JanSatta.com (Hindi) 
  35. The News Today : 5 million jobs lost between 2016-2018, says report
  36. State Times : 5 mn jobs lost between 2016-18, says report
  37. Deccan Chronicle : High growth achieved by India not possible without job creation: Kant
  38. Financial Express : High growth achieved by India not possible without job creation, says Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant
  39. Hindustan Times : Five million jobs lost between 2016-18, says report
  40. Nagaland Post : 50 lakh jobs lost after note ban, youth worst hit: Report
  41. The New Indian Express : 50 lakh jobs lost after demonetisation, youth worst hit
  42. Deccan Chronicle : 50 lakh jobs lost in last two years after demonetisation: Report
  43. Kashmir Reader : Unemployment rate doubled since 2011: Report
  44. Greater Kashmir : 50 lakh jobs lost after note ban, youth worst hit
  45. Business Insider : Job losses will haunt Bengaluru, India’s Silicon Valley, as it goes to polls today
  46. India Times : Study Claims That 50 Lakh People Lost Jobs Due To Demonetisation, Is The Govt Listening?
  47. The Economic Times : The jobs data mystery: Understanding India’s big crisis in a fraught poll season 
  48. India Today : Azim Premji University researchers suggest universal basic service programme to generate jobs
  49. Manorama:50,00,000 Indians lost their jobs in 2016-2018
  50. DB Post: 50 lakh men rendered jobless post note ban, says report
  51. Financial Express : Unemployment doubled in last 8 years; 50 lakh jobs lost since demonetisation
  52. DAWN : 5 million Indian men lost their jobs from 2016-18 :Report
  53. Gulf News :5 million jobs lost after demonetisation
  54. People Matters : Five Mn job lost since 2016: Report
  55. Times Now Hindi: 2016 से 2018 तक 50 लाख लोगों ने गंवा दी नौकरी: रिपोर्ट
  56. Amar Ujala: संरक्षणवाद से वास्तव में नौकरियां बचाने में नहीं मिलती मदद : राजन
  57. Times Now: 50 lakh men lost jobs in 2016-18: Azim Premji University report
  58. Navbharat Times: बेरोजगारी पर हो बात
  59. Goodreturns : नोटबंदी के बाद 50 लाख लोगों को गंवानी पड़ी अपनी नौकरी
  60. IndiaSpend : बीजेपी मंत्री ने कहा, 10 करोड़ नौकरियां सृजित: आंकड़े कहते हैं नौकरियों में हुआ है नुकसान
  61. Times Now : 50 lakh men lost jobs in 2016-18 : Azim Premji University Report 
  62. Navbharat Times :बेरोजगारी पर हो बात
  63. First India News : नोटबंदी के बाद 50 लाख लोगों की गई नौकरियां
  64. Amar Ujala : कृषि क्षेत्र से ही पैदा होगा रोजगार
  65. The Lucknow Times :खुलासा: नोटबंदी के बाद 50 लाख लोगो की नौकरियाँ चली गई
  66. Times Now : Five million jobs lost since 2016: ‘Economy is in sound condition’ says ruling party’s spokesperson
  67. Patrika
  68. Prensa Latina : India Lost Five Million Jobs from 2016 to 2018
  69. Odisha bytes : 50 Lakh Lost Jobs Since Demonetisation: Study
  70. Deccan Herald: Jobs data public goods, govt must release it: Mohanan
  71. MIG : Elections are here again, but where are the jobs? 
  72. Times Of India : High growth achieved by India not possible without job creation : Niti Aayog CEO
  73. United News of India: Five Million lost jobs in India b/w 2016-18,says report 
  74. Orissa POST : Reboot from farms 
  75. Khaleej Times : Five million lost jobs in India after demonetisation
  76. Forbes India: Four steps to 50 million jobs
  77. Free Press Journal: Bold steps needed to meet crisis in jobs
  78. Pragativadi: Decline in jobs coincided with demonetization: varsity report
  79. The Print : Here’s what we know for sure about jobs & unemployment under Modi govt
  80. Millennium Post : DeMo effect? 5 million jobs lost in 2 years
  81. Siasat Daily: Was demonetization costly exercise? Five million lost jobs between 2016 and 2018: Report
  82. Kalinga Tv : 50 Lakh People Lost Jobs Due To Demonetisation In 2016: Reports
  83. Universal news Timeline : 50 lakh jobs lost after note ban, youth worst hit
  84. Devdiscourse : Five million lost jobs in India between 2016 and 2018 – report 
  85. The Indian Awaaz : 50 lakh people lost jobs after demonetisation in India: Study
  86. City Today : 50 Lakh jobs lost after note ban, youth worst hit:Report
  87. News Click : The latest report on jobs by APU has come at a time when employment is one of the biggest poll planks in the ongoing elections.
  88. The Weekend Leader : 50 lakh jobs lost after note ban, youth worst hit
  89. Business Day :  India has shed 5-million jobs since 2016, says new report