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International Seminar on Change and
Mobility in Contemporary India: Thinking
M N Srinivas Today

Social Science Talent Search Scheme
Examination, 2017 - Final List of  Selected

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

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?

Journal of Social and Economic Development

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


Newsletter (July-December 2016)

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