ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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How did India’s Women Enterprises Fare during the COVID-19 Lockdown?

The pandemic has affected self-employed women (comprising women entrepreneurs, women self-help group members and home-based workers), which include almost 50% of all working women in India, due to disruptions in supply chains. Further, non-payment of past wages and pending arrears have made these women and their households prone to economic shocks. This article draws on findings from research conducted during the lockdown to understand the economic impact on women-owned and led enterprises.
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