Balaji Parthasarathy at the Indian Society for Labour Economics (ISLE) Conference

Date: 31 March, 2024

Balaji Parthasarathy was panelist at the Indian Society for Labour Economics Conference 2024. The panel, organised by the International Labour Organisation (ILO), addressed the theme ‘Strengthening Policy Efforts for the Extension of Social Protection to Gig and Platform Workers’. Left to right: Balaji Parthasarathy (Principal Investigator, Fairwork India), Anant Maringanti (Director, Hyderabad Action Lab), Mariko Ouchi (Senior Specialist Social Protection, ILO Decent Work Team for South Asia and Country Office for India, New Delhi), Uma Rani (Panel Chair and Senior Economist, ILO), Sanjay Shende (Flipkart) and Shaik Salauddin (Founder, Telangana Gig and Platform Workers Union)

View the Conference Programme of the ISLE conference here.


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