Economics
List of Successive HODs

  1. Prof. K.M.Warriar
  2. Prof. K.P. Chellasamy
  3. Prof. P.Stanislaus
  4. Dr. G. Ananthapadmanabhan
  5. Dr. J.Edwin Thomson
  6. Dr. P.Durai
  7. Ms.K. Kalyani

List of Existing Staff

Name of the teaching staff
Designation
Highest Qualification
Specialisation
Experience at GNC since
Dr..S. Anand
Head & Associate Professor
Ph.D
Micro, Public Ecomomics, Economic Thought, IED
10-10-87
Dr.C. Murthy
Assistant Professor
Ph.D
Environmental & Managerial Eco.
20-7-00
Mr. M.Sivaraj
Assistant Professor
M.Phil

T.N.Eco, Labour Eco. Economic Thought,Indian Economy, Agrl. Eco

20-7-00
Dr.G. Rajendran
Assistant Professor
Ph.D
Health, Agrl., Indian Economic Thought
21-3-01
Ms.N.Malathi
Assistant Professor
M.Phil
Human Development Index
7-7-08
Dr.C.Vasudevan
Assistant Professor
Ph.D
Development Economics
7-7-08
* Ms.Jesu Arul Christella Assistant Professor M.Phil Public Finance 30-06-04
* Ms.A.M.Arokia Vijaya Assistant Professor M.Phil Principles of economics History of Economic Thought 30-06-04
* Mr.S.Sasikumar Assistant Professor  M.Phil.  Statistics, Marketing, Micro-Economics, Indian Economy         24-07-09
* Mr.K. Sivasubramanian Assistant Professor M.Phil. Statistics, Marketing 01-06-13
* Mr.A.Saravanan Assistant Professor M.Phil. Statistics, Marketing 01-06-13

Recognized Research Guides in the Department .

Name of the Research Guide
Area of Interest
Dr. S. Anand
Development Economics, Labour Economics
Dr.C. Murthy
Environmental Economics
Mr. M.Sivaraj
Agricultural Economics
Dr.G. Rajendran
Development Economics, Women Studies

Details of Research carried out:

S.No
Name of the Research Guide
Phd
Completed
Ongoing
M.Phil
Completed
Ongoing
1
Dr. S. Anand
1
7
3
2
2
Dr.C.Murthy
9
6
6
3
Dr.M.Sivarajan
2
0
4
Dr.G.Rajendran
2
8
18
2

Staff Achievements:
i) List of Papers Published in reputed Journals  till date

Dr. S. Anand
1. Demystifying the link between Gender Equality and Development – GNJMDR – Vol – 1

Ms. N. Malathi,
2. New technique in Measuring Econmic Growth and welfare or Wellbeing –A study on Human
Development Report – Indicators- College journal GNJMDR.

Dr. C. Murthy
3. No Better Alternatives to plastics bags- College journal GNJMDR.

4.Environmental pollution: Effects, causes, and concerns GNJMDR.

Dr. G. Rajendran
5. Impact of HIV/ AIDS on Economic Growth- GNJMDR.

National/ Internl.

Author
Title
Journal
Year of Publication
Natl
S.Anand
Social
exclusion&econo
mic
backwardness-A
study of dalits
from T.N
Inclusive Growth
WCC Journals
2010
National
Dr. J.Edwin
Thomson
Education for Sustainability-
Reality or Reverie
Third Concept
May 2009
National
Dr. J.Edwin Thomson
Impacts of Neo-imperialism
Kisan World
Nov.2008
National
Dr. J.Edwin Thomson
Education for Sustainability-Reality or Reverie
Third Concept
May 2009
                          National           Dr.S.Anand Demistifying the link between gender equality and Development GNJMDR Jan-June 2012
Internatl
Dr.S.Anand

Towards a Better Curriculum in Economics

University News
Oct. 2007
National
Dr.S.Anand
Rural Infrastructure Development Fund in Tamil Nadu
Southern Economist
Jan. 2007
National
Dr.S.Anand
Non-Farm Sector
Kisan World
Feb. 2007
-do-
Dr.S.Anand

Millenium Development Goals & Health Status in India

Health In India
2008
                             -do-               Dr.C. Murthy
No Better Alternatives to Plastic Bags-
           GNJMDRGuru  Nanak Journal of Multi-Disciplinary research  Jan- June 2012
                             -do-             Dr.C. Murthy

  1. Environmental Pollution: Effects, Causes and Concerns-

 

GNJMDR
Guru  Nanak Journal of Multi-Disciplinary research
Jan- June 2012
National
Dr.C. Murthy

Millenium Development Goals & Health Status in India

March ‘04
National
Dr.C. Murthy
Environmental Education
Third Concept
June ‘04
National
Dr.C. Murthy
Forest Resources in India
Third Concept
July ‘04
National
Dr.C. Murthy
Indoor Air Pollution in India
Third Concept
August ‘04
National
Dr.C. Murthy

Impact of Globalisation on Rural Development in India

Third Concept
August ‘05
                        National         Dr.G.Rajendran
Impact of HIV/AIDS on Economic Growth
GNJMDR
Guru  Nanak Journal of Multi-Disciplinary research
Jan-June 2012
-Do-
Dr.G.Rajendran
Leprosy Control: A Neglected aspect

Indian Express

Nov.1993
-Do-
Dr.G.Rajendran
Impact of Leprosy on employment: An Economic analysis

Conference Vol. of the Association of Economics TN & Puducherry

Jan.1996
-Do-
Dr.G.Rajendran
Health Seeking behaviour in Leprosy

Conference Vol. Annamalai University

1996
-Do-
Dr.G.Rajendran
Primary Health care approach in Leprosy Control in India
Indian Economic Journal
1997
-Do-
Dr.G.Rajendran
Integration of Leprosy into General health Services
Employment News
Jan.1998
                               -Do- Ms. N. Malathy New technique in measuring Economic growth andwelfare or wellbeing- A study on Human development Report – Indicators GNJMDR Jan-June 2012

ii). List of Papers presented in Seminars/Conferences etc till date

National/Internl.
Author
Title of the paper
Sponsor
Date
Natl
S.Anand
Employment &
Growth Paradigm&
Paradoxes
Ethiraj College
for women
Mar 2011
Natl
S.Anand
Inclusive Growth
through MGNREGPAn
Analysis with ref.
Marginalized people
Presidency
College
Mar 2011
Intnl
S.Anand
Employment is
Empowerment-An
Analysis of NSS Data
among Social Groups
Loypla College
Chennai
Feb 2011
Natl.
S.Anand
The trend of
Employment in
Software Industries in
TN
Bharathiar Univ.
Feb 2011
Natl.
S.Anand
Sectoral Dimention of
FDI Flow in India
Bharathidasan
Univ.
Jan 2011
Natl.
S.Anand
Determinants of
adolescent Migration-
A Study of
Construction work
from K.K.Dist
Karnataka .univ
Dec 2010
Natnl
Dr. J.Edwin
Thompson
Sustainable Development
Loyola College
Loyola College
State level
Dr. J.Edwin
Thompson
TamilNadu Economy in
2020 – Potential and
Challenges
Quidemillet
College,Chennai
2009

Natnl

Dr. J.Edwin Thompson
Sustainable development
Loyola College
2009
Sate level
Dr. J.Edwin Thompson

TamilNadu Economy in 2020 – Potential and challenges

Quidemillet College,Chennai
2009
Internatnl
Dr. J.Edwin Thompson
Globalization

St.Joseph College Cuddalore

2008
Natnl
Dr. J.Edwin Thompson
Service Sector Spectrum in the New Millenium

Periyar University, Salem

2008
State
Dr. J.Edwin Thompson
Social Infrastructure-Challenges
SIET, Chennai
2008
Natnl
Dr. J.Edwin Thompson
Environmental – Bio-challenges
Loyola College Chennai
2007
Natnl
Dr. J.Edwin Thompson
Neo-Imperialism
-Do-
2007
Natnl
Dr.S.Anand
Education & Development
UGC Sponsored

SNDB  Vaishnava
Coll.

Aug.2006

Natnl
Dr.S.Anand
Environmental Bio-Sciences
BioSciences

Loyola Coll.Jan. 2007

iii) . List of Books published :

Title of the Book
Author
Name of the Publisher
Year of publication
1. Research methodology
Dr.C.Murthy
Virunda
2009
2.Text Book of Environmental Sciences
Dr.C.Murthy
Sultan Chand
2005

iv) List of staff who have served as Resource person in Seminar/Conference

    Dr. J Edwin Thomson- Served  for 3 times

v) Completed  Research project , with title, sanctioning authority and its value in Rs.

Name of the Project

Principal Investigator

Sponsor
Amount in Rs.
Rural to Urban Migration- A case study of construction workers in Chennai City
Dr.S.Anand
UGC
1.35 lakhs

vi) Any other special awards/ achievements by staff:

Dr.J.Edwin Thomson –  1.Chairman Board of Studies, University of Madras  -UG
2 Chairman Board of Examinations, University of Madras-PG
3. Won International Essay Competitions
i)Title: ‘Inflation in developing & developed countries’
1978
ii) Role of Industry & Agriculture for Economic
Development
4. Delivered a talk on “ NEW TRADE POLICY” in All India
Radio  ( 1992)
5. Holder of  two  MA, two M.Phil , two M.Sc. Degrees ,
Diplomas and 2 Certificates in addition to Ph.D.

Dr.G.Rajendran- Presented more than 30 Papers in National and International
Seminars / Conferences.

Attended more than 200  National/International Seminars/Conferences