Assistant Professor of Management Practice and Fellow, Jindal Institute of Behavioural Sciences
This project was designed in collaboration with Jindal Center for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Southampton University and aims to collaboratively create a standardized psychometric test to assess the “social entrepreneur quotient”. The Social Entrepreneur Quotient (SEQ) test aims to predict the likelihood that someone can become a successful social entrepreneur - regardless of their idea, locale, or demographic.
Recently, suicide rates have been on a rise among all categories of people across different professions, age groups and socio-economic sections, making it a matter of concern for nations around the world However, one of the areas which has not been widely recognized, particularly in India, is the rise in suicide rates among the police personnel.
Through this research, we identify the factors that affect those in the police services, both existing causes and other potentially causative factors that might contribute to rise in suicide rates in the Police. This understanding will help us provide suggestions and recommendations to amend health and professional conditions.