Study on Motivating Factors of the Educated Self Employed In Kerala – A case study of Mulanthuruthy Block in Ernakulam district

The study was conducted in the context of increasing trend of self-employment seen in the state when the employment prospects of educated persons was diminishing. However, urban-rural differences, and differences arising from socio-economic and educational factors persist. The study was based on field level data collected from 500 self-employed persons in Ernakulam district.
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