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National Seminar on "Social Justice and the Working of Panchayats
in India: Revisiting the Concern of Ambedkar School of Thought"

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basis in the PRC, ISEC

Executive Education program on Public Policy and Governance

Certificate Course in Methods and Applications in Social Science Research (CCMASSR) - 2019

International Conference on India-China: Humanities,
Economy, Trade and People's Welfare

Provisional List of Selected Candidates of Social Science Talent
Search Scheme Examination, 2019

"Welcome to the DeceMKarnataka" - Sri. Ramakrishna Hegde
Chair on Decentralization & Development

ISEC and Fulbright Programme

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Updating of Database of ISEC Alumni

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

Working Paper 448
Tax Revenue in India: Trends and Issues

Working Paper 447
The Relationship between Economic Growth and Carbon Emissions
 in India

Policy Brief -26
Urban Finances in Karnataka: How to Make them Sustainable?

Policy Brief - 25
Policy Options for Sustainable Holistic Health care Intervention:
nsights from a PPP experiment


Journal of Social and Economic Development

Newsletter (January-June 2018)

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