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 Election to the Board of Governors of lSEC Society
- For ISEC Life Members Only

Social Science Talent Search Scheme Examination -2019

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Social Science Research for SC/ST

Advertisement for Research Assistant on Contract basis for
a Project in CESP, ISEC

Platinum Jubilee Award for Environmental Science to
Prof. Sunil Nautiyal and National Post Doctoral Fellowship for CEENR

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

Updating of Database of ISEC Alumni

Journal of Social and Economic Development

Newsletter (January-June 2017)

Social and Economic Change Monographs - 61
The Political Economy of Rent Seeking and Fiasco of Bangalore-Mysore Infrastructure Corridor Project (BMICP)

Social and Economic Change Monographs - 60
Contemporary Issues in Indian Agriculture

Social and Economic Change Monographs - 59
The Caste-Embeddedness of Rural Public Health Services -
A Study of Karnataka

Working Paper 431
Impact of Irrigating with Arsenic Contaminated Water on Farmers’ Incomes in West Bengal

Working Paper 430
The Indian Mining Industry: Present Status, Challenges
and the Way Forward

Working Paper 429
Land Alienation in Tripura: A Socio-Historical Analysis

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