Much work is currently being done worldwide on Wages for Housework and our work on this sector reflects the importance and timely nature of this movement.

Our April seminar was a conversation with Reshma Saujani, Founder and CEO of Girls who can code on The Marshall Plan for Moms, the Biden plan and other State level initiatives in the US.  Learn more about the event here.

Explore the events and op-eds on the subject below: 

Should women be paid for housework?
BBC Sounds
2 April 2021
Hear our PI, Prof. Kotiswaran on the BBC podcast WorklifeIndia where she discusses whether housework should be remunerated with other contributors
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For gender equity, India needs a care manifesto
Hindustan Times

April 1, 2021
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Opening the black box of marriage, Hindustan Times

January 12, 2021
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Times of India Face Off between Kotiswaran and Deshpande

February 5, 2021
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The Economic Worth of Homemakers, Economic and Political Weekly Comment

February 20, 2021
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How India calculates the value of women’s housework, BBC News

February 24, 2021
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What is a homemaker’s worth? The Indian Express

February 23, 2021
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Proposal in India could grant salaries for housework, The World

January 28, 2021
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Kamal Hassan proposes salaries for housewives, BBC World

February, 2021
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