Video: Gendered Inequalities in Paid and Unpaid Work of Women in India

The State of Gender Equality – #GenderGaps | Book Discussion on Gendered Inequalities in Paid and Unpaid Work of Women in India


#IMPRI Gender Impact Studies Center (GISC), IMPRI Impact and Policy Research Institute, New Delhi invites you to an IMPRI #WebPolicyTalk series:

The State of Gender Equality – #GenderGaps

A Book Discussion on

Gendered Inequalities in Paid and Unpaid Work of Women in India

Details of the #WebPolicyTalk:

Date: June 9, 2022
Time: 4:00 p.m. IST
Platform: Zoom and Facebook Live

Chair and Editor:

Vibhuti Patel

Prof Vibhuti Patel
Visiting Professor, IMPRI;
Former Professor, Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai


Nandita Mondal edited

Dr Nandita Mondal
Assistant Professor, Centre for Labour Studies,
School of Management and Labour Studies,
Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai


Dr Geeta Balakrishnan edited 1

Dr Geeta Balakrishnan
Researcher and Education Consultant;
Retired as Teacher and Principal,
College of Social Work, Nirmala Niketan, Mumbai

Meenu Anand

Dr Meenu Anand
Assistant Professor,
Department of Social Work,
University of Delhi


Amrita Gupta

Amrita Gupta
Programme Director – Research, Advocacy and Communications,
Azad Foundation, New Delhi

Ashmita Sharma

Ashmita Sharma
Doctoral Scholar,
Advanced Centre for Women’s Studies,
Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai

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Lavanya Shanbhogue Arvind
Assistant Professor, Centre for Disasters and Development,
Jamsetji Tata School of Disaster Studies,
Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai

Vijayamba R

Vijayamba R.
Senior Research Fellow,
Economic Analysis Unit,
Indian Statistical Institute, Bengaluru

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  • Arjun Kumar

    Arjun Kumar is the Director of the Impact and Policy Research Institute (IMPRI), New Delhi. He holds a PhD in Economics from the Centre for the Study of Regional Development, School of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi. With training in development economics, he specialises in quantitative and qualitative research methods, econometrics and the use of statistical software to crunch big data. He has been a Visiting Faculty at the Institute for Human Development (IHD) amongst others and has been associated with several think tanks, research institutes, governments, civil society organisations, and private enterprises. He is President of a Jharkhand based NGO (registered in 2010), Manavdhara- a youth social organisation working for humanitarian causes in backward regions and for marginalised communities. He has also taught Economics at the University of Delhi. His research interests are in the economy, development studies, housing and basic amenities, urban and regional research, inclusive and sustainable development, data and evidence-based policy, and, research methods. He has several research publications to his credit and has experience of being involved in research projects of international and national repute. He is also a member and part of various government and non-government formed committees, groups, and advisory boards overseeing the deliberation as subject matter expert and for possessing strong research acumen. He is an avid writer and frequently writes on various dimensions of economic issues, policies, and their impact for several eminent media platforms.