Bio

Qualification

    • Ph.D. (Economics)

    • M.A. (Economics)

 

Publications

    • “Child Labour in Urban Informal Sector of Palladam Taluk in Tirupur District” International Journal of Social Science and Economic Research, ISSN: 2455 8834, UGC No: 63200 (2018)

    • “Child Labour in Urban Informal Sector of the Tiruchirappalli City of Tamilnadu State” International Journal of Research in Social Science, ISSN: 2249 2496, UGC No: 48887 (2018)

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    • “Child Labor in Urban Informal Sector of Madurai City of Tamil Nadu State” Emperor International Journal of Finance and Management Research’ ISSN: 2395-5929, UGC No: 45308 (2018)

    • “ Dr Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar’s Contribution to Indian Economy”, Global Multidisciplinary Journal of Academic Research, ISSN: 2394- 1758 (2017)

    • “Strategies for Sustainable Development of Labour Perspectives in Power Loom Sector in Palladam Taluk of Tirupur District” Conference Proceedings Published by Christ University, Benagaluru, India (2016)

    • “Female Child Labor in Unorganized sector of Palladam Taluk in Tirupur District” the Journal ‘ROOTS International Journal of Multidisciplinary Researches’ ISSN: 2349-8684, UGC No: 48991, (2016) SSS

    • “Food Inflation and its Impact on Indian Economy” in the book “Inflation and its Impact on Economic Development” (ISBN: 978-81-8094-213-6) Edited by Dr Joseph Raj. K (2013)

 

Seminars & Conference Presentations

    • Presented a Paper Entitled “Child Labor in Urban Informal Sector of Tiruchirappalli City” in the 59th Annual Conference of Indian Society of Labour Economics, Organised by Centre for Development Studies, University of Kerala and Gulati Institute of Finance and Taxation, Thiruvananthapuram Kerala, on 16th December 2017 to 18th December 2017.

    • Presented a Paper Entitled “Child Labor in Urban Informal Sector of Madurai City of Tamil Nadu State” in the 38th Annual Conference of AET at Mannar Thirumalai Naicker College, Madurai, on 28th -29th October 2017.

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    • Presented a Paper Entitled “Is it No detention or No Retention Policy” (New Education Policy) in the 38th Annual Conference of AET at Mannar Thirumalai Naicker College, Madurai, on 28th -29th October 2017.

    • Presented a Paper Entitled “A Study on Green Revolution in India” at UGC Sponsored National Conference in Kumbakonam Government Arts College, Kumbakonam, on 15th- 16th December 2016.

    • Presented a Paper Entitled “Child Labor in Urban Informal Sector of Palladam Taluk of Tirupur District” in the 37th Annual Conference of AET at Erode Arts College, Erode, on 19th -20 November 2016.

    • Presented a Paper in International Conference Entitled “Strategies for Sustainable Development of Labour Perspectives in Power Loom Sector in Palladam Taluk of Tirupur District” at Christ University Bengaluru, in Collaboration with Master Sustainable Development and Organisations, Paris Dauphine University, France on 8-9th November 2016.

    • Presented a Paper Entitled “ Dr Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar’s Contribution to Indian Economy”, at Gandhigram Rural University, Dindukkal, on 29-30 September 2016.

    • Presented a Paper Entitled “Female Child Labor in Unorganized sector of Palladam Taluk in Tirupur District” at Mangayarkarasi College of Arts and Science, Madurai, on 24-September- 2016.

    • Presented a Paper Entitled “A Study on Problems Faced by Female Child Labor in Urban Informal Sector of Palladam Taluk in Tirupur District” in National Conference, Organized by RGNIYD and UNICEF held at RGNIYD, Sriperumbudur, on 22-23 March 2016.

    • Presented a Paper Entitled “Child Labor And Economic Growth: Descriptive Study” in the 36th Annual Conference of AET at KKC College, Velur, on 28-29 November 2015.

    • Presented a Paper Entitled “Indian Rupee Depreciation and its impact on Indian Economy” in the National Seminar at S.T. Hindu College, Nagercoil, on 26-27 September 2014.

    • Presented a Paper Entitled “A Study on Human Resource and Skill Requirement in Educational Sector” in National Seminar on Human Resource Development- Perspective and Strategies at St.Mary’s College, Tuticorin, on 20-21 February 2014.

    • Presented a Paper Entitled “A Study on Education and Development in Dharmapuri District” in the 34th Annual Conference of AET at VIT University, Vellore, on 14-15th December 2013

    • Present a paper entitled “ Food Inflation and Poverty” in the National Conference on Recent Inflationary Trend and its Impact on Economic Growth of India, at the Dept of Economics, S.T. Hindu College, Nagercoil, on 7th and 8th 2012.

 

UGC / ICSSR Sponsored workshop & Training Courses

    • Participated in a 6 Day National Level Workshop on ‘Research Methodology and Quantitative Techniques in Social Sciences’ from 19th to 24th February 2018 at Central University of Kerala, Kasaragod, Kerala.

    • Participated in a 5 Day Orientation Programme on “Research Proposal Preparation and Writing Skills” Sponsored by ICSSR New Delhi, from 20th to 24th December 2017 at Council for Social Development, Hyderabad, Telangana.

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    • Participated in a 5 Day Orientation Programme on “Critical Social Science Perspectives: Understanding Theories and Praxis” Sponsored by ICSSR New Delhi, from 25th to 29th July 2017 at Madras Institute of Development Studies, Chennai.

    • Participated in a 5 Day Capacity Building Programme, Sponsored by ICSSR New Delhi, From 6th to 10th February 2017 at Centre for Development Studies (CDS), Trivananthapuram, Kerala.

    • Participated in a 12-day workshop on Research Methods on Labour Studies from 25th April 2016 to 6th May 2016 at V.V. Giri National Labour Institute, Noida (Ministry of Labour and Employment).

    • Participated in a 5 Day Workshop Orientation Program Sponsored by ICSSR New Delhi, from 7th to 11th March 2016 at Madras Institute of Development Studies, Chennai.

    • Participated in an 11 Day Workshop on Research Methodology and SPSS Training Course, Sponsored by ICSSR New Delhi, held from 20th to 30th January 2016, organized by Department of Sociology, University of Madras, Chennai.

    • Participated in a 5 Day Short term Course on Research Methodology in Social Sciences, Sponsored by University Grants Commission, New Delhi, held from 06th to 10th January 2016, organized by UGC Human Resource Development Centre, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli.

    • Participated in a one Day Awareness cum Training programme on “Shodhganga ETD Database” held on 6th November 2015, organized by INFLIBCENTRE, Gujarat and University Library, at Bharathidasan University Tiruchirappalli.

    • Participated in a 4 Day Workshop on Research Methodology held from 20th to 23rd 2015 at Prestige Institute of Management, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh.

    • Participated in a 4 Day “UGC Sponsored Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp” held on 04th to 7th September 2016, organized by “Entrepreneurship Development Cell of PSG College ofArts and Science Coimbatore.

 

Seminars & Conference Participations

    • Participated in a One Day State Level Seminar on “Demonetization in India: Issues and Challenges”, on February 4th 2017 at Popes College, Swaryarpuram, Tuticorin.

    • Participated in UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Mobile Banking system and Indian Economy” held on 3rd February 2016, at Dept of Economics, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli.

    • Participated in UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Disaster management and preparedness (Geometrics and Socio-Economic Issues)” held on 24th February 2016, at Centre for Remote Sensing and Dept of Economics, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli.

    • Participated in UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Social work perspective and practices in Disaster Preparedness and management” held on 22nd February 2016, at Dept of Social Work, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli.


Research Experience

    • A Study on Child Labour in Urban Informal Sector of Tamilnadu (3 Yrs – 2015- 2018) Bharathidasan University, Tamilnadu, India.

    • Socio-Economic conditions and Schemes Evaluation of Fisherman- A Case Study in Therrespuram Village, Tuticorin District, Tamil Nadu. (1 Yr – 2014-2015), Bharathiar University, Tamilnadu, India.

    • A Study on Migrant workers in Coimbatore City. (1 Yr – 2013 – 2014), Bharathiar University, Tamilnadu, India.


Internship & Industrial visit

    • Prepared an Industrial Visit Report on Mangalore Port Trust, Karnataka, India. (2013)

    • Completed Internship with the Shiva Exports, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India. (2013)

    • Visited V. Chidambaram Port Trust, Tuticorin, Tamilnadu, India. (2014)

 

Academic Body Membership

    • Life Member of Association of Economists of Tamil Nadu (2011 Onwards)

    • Life Member of Indian Society of Labour Economics (2017 Onwards)

    • Annual Member of Indian Economic Association

    • Annual Member of Indian Econometric Society

 

Social Activities

    • Arranged a total of 583 Blood Donors to various hospitals in Coimbatore city for poor patients in collaboration with “We for Yours” Association of PSG College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore from 2011 to 2015.

 

Invited Speeches

    • As a Chief Guest Reviewed a Book Entitled “Thamizhar Varundhavum Thirundhavum” written by K.P.Aravanan in Nila Mutram Association of PSG College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore. (07-01-2015)

    • As a Chief Guest Reviewed a Book Entitled “Ponniyin Selvan” written by Kalki in Nilmutram Association of PSG College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore. (02-01-2013)

 

Subjects

Labour Economics, Health Economics, Urban Economics, Development Economics and Research Methodology