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

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Wage-Cost and Keralas Industrial Stagnation-Study of Organised Small-Scale Sector

Study of Organised Small-Scale Sector M M Thampy Kerala's low industrial growth rate has often been related to the extent and strength of the labour movement in the state which pushes up wages. That this wage-cost hypothesis cannot be the sole explanation for the industrial stagnation has been established by findings to the contrary in the case of large-scale industries. This study seeks to extend this analysis to the organised small sector.

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