The Positive and Negative Impacts of Migration in Mumbai.

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Mumbai is in India. It is the largest and most populous city in this country. A lot of people from different places move there for finding jobs, improve the conditions of life. This essay seeks to investigate the positive and negative impacts of migration in Mumbai. The essay will begin with consideration of city’s economy and finish with research of social inequality.


The positive factor of migration is development economy. Mumbai is considered as an industrial, financial and commercial center. In the city there are industries such as the textile, petroleum, automotive, food, machinery, metals and electronics. In this city the largest industrial conglomerates are located such as Godrej, Aditya Birla Group, Tota and Sons. (“Cities of the World”) Mumbai is important center of commerce. Today half of female migrants have permanent job, 34 % have temporary job and 8 % are working on contract basis. The percentage of temporary man workers is 13, 2%. It means that such workers increase economy of Mumbai. They do works and pay taxes. By that migrants dev...

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