Emerging Challenges for Livelihoods of Migrants: Knowledge Gaps

  • Chennakrishnan.P Department of Economics, Thiruvalluvar University, Vellore- 115.
  • Raja.K Department of Economics, Pachiyappas College, Chennai- 30, Tamil Nadu
Keywords: Emerging migrants,, Magnitude Migrants,, Population across rural and urban


This paper focuses on the issues of emerging challenges for livelihoods of migrants in the context of India, the country currently expected to be the world’s largest by 2050. Both India and China center prominently in any conversation on population projections. In China, presently the world’s largest country, migration is a larger factor in urban growth as compared to natural increase in population.