Review of Literature Related to Labour Migration: Types, Causes, and Impacts

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Aswani T. D.
Shivashankar Bhat


Purpose: Economies of migration have always been an important topic of research. Migration of labour has, undoubtedly, some impact on employment, labour market, rural development, social welfare, labour management, migrant networks etc. A good understanding of the labour force is imperative for framing appropriate labour market policies and inclusive economic growth policies. Analysing the extent, and trend of labour migration policies as they influence upon labour market and economic development of a country.

Design/Methodology/Approach: Descriptive Research was used in this study, which is focused on secondary data sources. Secondary data is gathered through books, newspapers, journals, articles, and government websites.

Findings: Migration has always been an important factor in population expansion and economic development, according to a thorough examination of the literature. People have moved across national and international borders in search of better lifestyles.

Originality/Value: This paper considers the issues and impacts of labour migration on national development. It presents the trends, patterns and causes and impact of labour migration at the international, national and state levels of Kerala as discussed in the literature.

Paper type: Review of Literature.


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Aswani T. D., & Shivashankar Bhat. (2022). Review of Literature Related to Labour Migration: Types, Causes, and Impacts. International Journal of Management, Technology and Social Sciences (IJMTS), 7(2), 191–224.