Ep. 811: Labour Law Reforms in India

Indian workers, establishments, and trade unions have been demanding labour law reforms for a decade or so. Now that the new labour codes have been passed, the country has witnessed protests and discourse against the same.

Sudisha Mishra sits with labour economist Professor KR Shyam Sundar to discuss how these labour law reforms affect the working class, do establishments benefit, and what we can hope for the future.

Further readings:

  1. The shaky foundation of the labour law reforms
  2. Labour Law Reforms Book NLU Delhi 2021
  3. Are Labour Law Reforms for the Labour?