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The advertisement for 2017 ISEC Ph.D. Programme is likely to be released in
May 2017. The delay is regretted.

List of Selected Candidates for Summer Internship Programme - 2017

Newsletter (January-June 2016)

Journal of Social and Economic Development

Working Paper 387
Electricity Consumption and Economic
Growth in Karnataka

Working Paper 386
Structural Change and Labour Productivity Growth in India: Role of Informal Workers

Working Paper 385
State Intervention: A Gift or Threat to India's Sugarcane Sector?

Social and Economic Change Monographs - 50
Adaptation to Climate Variability and Change
for Improving Agricultural Productivity and
Food Security

Social and Economic Change Monographs - 49
Engendering Local Governance: A Case from
Rural Karnataka

Social and Economic Change Monographs - 48
The Population and Development Transition in
South India: Evidence and Implications

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