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

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Explaining Nominal Wages of Industrial Workers

Industrial Workers Bibhas Saha Wage Structure in Organised Industrial Sector by C Mani Sastry; Booklinks Corporation, Hyderabad, Rs 150. OVER the last 40 years of industrial development in India, wage earnings of the workers in organised industries have increased both in nominal and real terms. But the growth in wage earnings has been uneven across regions and industries. Why wages vary between industries in the same region or between regions in the same industry is an interesting research problem which has important implications for income distribution, development of the labour market and regional growth. C Mani Sastry addresses this problem in her book.

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