The data collection in India is being managed by MSC. In India, we have been tracking 25 corner shops: five each in the states of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, and West Bengal. Out of the 25 corner shops, nine are being run by women. Our sample includes 10 grocery and provisions store, two hair salon and cosmetics shop, three CICO agents, four tailors and cloth ironing shops, three shops that provide digital products and services including a mobile shop or a cyber café, one eatery, one online store for selling religious items, and one medical store. The data collection in India started in November, 2020.
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