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Nomination invited for Dr. V K R V Rao Chair Professor at ISEC
for 2018-2020.

Nomination invited for Prof. M N Srinivas Chair Professor for 2018

Certificate Course in Methods and Applications in Social Science
Research (CCMASSR)

Advertisement for Junior Research Fellow on contract basis for a
project in CSSCD

32nd National Conference on Agricultural Marketing

ISEC Declaration 2018 (Draft) on Mainstreaming Differential Ability
in Local Governance and Development

Updating of Database of ISEC Alumni

Provisional List of Selected Candidates for Social Science Talent
Search Scheme Examination, 2018

Social and Economic Change Monographs - 58
Pathways to Improving Sanitation Governance - A Review of
Best Practices

Social and Economic Change Monographs - 57
Health Insurance for the Poor and Elderly: Is RSBY the Answer?

Social and Economic Change Monographs - 56
Documentation of Success Stories of Food Processing Units in Karnataka

Working Paper 409
Environmental Fiscal Instruments: A Few International Experiences

Working Paper 408
World Bank's Reformed Model of Development in Karnataka

Working Paper 407
Value of Statistical Life in India: A Hedonic Wage Approach

Journal of Social and Economic Development

Newsletter (January-June 2017)

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