Publications

Research Reports / Papers

NOTE: Publications and Reports in the confidential nature are not listed out here.

Town Twinning and WTO: A Strategy for Building up Trade Relations in Developing Countries
January 2005
Presentation in the National Seminar on 'WTO and Socio-Economic Impact on Developing Countries' conducted by the Department of Economics, Sacred Hearts College, Thevara, Ernakulam, Kerala; Sponsored by University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi.

Non-Resident Keralites: Status, Issues and Required Governmental Interventions
September 2004
Research Project Report submitted to Department of NORKA (Non-Resident Keralite's Affairs), Government of Kerala.

Event Evaluation Report on the Seminar and Exhibition on 'Investment Initiative for NRK’s - Enterprise Avenues Showcasing - 2004'
September 2004
Research Project Report submitted to Department of NORKA (Non-Resident Keralite's Affairs), Government of Kerala.

Illegal Recruitment to Foreign Countries: Gravity of the Problem and Preventive Measures
August 2004
Research Project Report submitted to Department of NORKA (Non-Resident Keralite's Affairs), Government of Kerala.

Employment Mapping and Human Resource Positioning: Relevance, Need and Modus Operandi in the case of Kerala
July 2004
Research Project Report submitted to Department of NORKA (Non-Resident Keralite's Affairs), Government of Kerala.

Socio-economic Status of Households in Attappady Block Panchayat, Wayanad District, Kerala
June 2004
Research Project Report commissioned by Calicut Diocese Social Service Society (CDSSS).

Socio-economic Status of the Members of Calicut Diocese
April 2004
Research Project Report commissioned by Calicut Diocese Social Service Society (CDSSS).

Town Twinning: Possibilities for Kerala
April 2003
Report of the Research Project commissioned by the Chamber of Municipal Chairmen, Kerala.

Detailed Project Report (DPR) on Creating an Electronic Database of Non Resident Keralites
March 2003
Research Project Report submitted to Department of NORKA (Non-Resident Keralite's Affairs), Government of Kerala.

Organisational Evaluation of the Faculty at St.Joseph's Pontifical Seminary, Alwaye
March 2003
Research Project Report submitted to the Rector, St. Joseph's Pontifical Seminary, Alwaye, Kerala.

Internet and Teaching of Economics: Possibilities and Limitations
September 2002
Academic Project Report, Academic Staff College, University of Kerala, Trivandrum, Kerala.

Chaos Theory and Its Applications in Economics
October 2001
Academic Project Report,Academic Staff College,University of Kerala,Trivandrum, Kerala.

Budgets and Concepts of Deficits: The Indian Practice and Experience
June 2001
Academic Project Report, Academic Staff College, University of Kerala, Trivandrum, Kerala.

Efficiency Measurement in Public Sector: The Case of State Transport Undertakings in India
October 1998
Paper in the Seminar Volume, 'Transparent and Accountable Administration', Department of Personnel & Administrative Reforms, Government of India and Institute of Management (IMG), Trivandrum.

Unmasking the Justified Inefficiency: An Analysis of State Transport Undertakings in India Using Data Envelopment Analysis.
September 1998
Paper Presentation in the Open Seminar organised by Centre for Development Studies (CDS), Trivandrum, Kerala.

Measurement of Energy Efficiency in the Rural Water Supply Schemes in Kerala (with Dr. K Pushpangadan and G Murugan)
May 1998
Chapter in the the Research Report submitted to Rajiv Gandhi National Drinking Water Mission Project, Centre for Development Studies (CDS), Trivandrum, Kerala.

Measuring Road Transport Efficiency Using Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA)
August 1997
Paper in the Seminar Volume, 'Recent Advances in Econometric Techniques and Operational Research', Centre for Development Studies (CDS), Trivandrum, Kerala.