Interpreting India

Understanding India's Migrant Crisis with Chinmay Tumbe

Episode Summary

Chinmay Tumbe joins Srinath Raghavan as they discuss India’s migrant crisis. They assess its implications on India's domestic and urban labor markets, and what the crisis holds for India's long-standing traditions of internal migration.

Episode Notes

Chinmay Tumbe joins Srinath Raghavan as they discuss  India’s migrant crisis.  They assess its implications on India's domestic and urban labor markets, and what the crisis holds for India's long-standing traditions of internal migration.  

References: 

Migration persistence across twentieth century India by Chinmay Tumbe 

Missing men, migration and labour markets: evidence from India  by Chinmay Tumbe 

 India Moving: A History of Migration by Chinmay Tumbe,