SANEM finds 70% wage-earners in 4 dists. worse off in a year

SANEM finds 70% wage-earners in 4 dists. worse off in a year

The monthly income of wage-earners in four select districts came down around 70 percent in a year (November 2019 to November 2020), according to a SANEM survey unveiled on Tuesday. South Asian Network on Economic Modeling (SANEM) and ActionAid Bangladesh jointly conducted the survey titled-“Pandemic and the Youth in Bangladesh: Survey Findings from Four Selected […]

Why India’s average crop yield is worse than China, Bangladesh, Vietnam, Indonesia

Why India's average crop yield is worse than China, Bangladesh, Vietnam, Indonesia

By Battini Rao* Farmers’ agitation against the three agrarian laws of the Modi government has snowballed into a major political challenge to the regime. When important institutions of the state like the parliament, and the criminal justice system including judiciary have been systematically hollowed out, and opposition political parties are falling to regime’s moneybags and […]