Child Labor Standards and International Competitiveness of Indian Carpet and Silk Industries


Child Labor is common in India's carpetr and silk industries. Therefore, the project aims at analyzing the economic impact of selected labor standards on silk and carpet production. Special emphazis is placed on the implications on producer income and school participation.


Principal Investigators
Witzke, Harald von Prof. Dr. sc. agr. Dr. h. c. (Details) (Agricultural Market Studies / International Agricultural Development and Trade)

Duration of Project
Start date: 07/2003
End date: 06/2006

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