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Sealed Tenders are invited

for repainting of Seminar Hall, Library Committee Room, Conference Hall & CDS Archives Room For details.. Read More

Full text of Eighth B G Kumar Lecture


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Workshop on the Comparative assessment of development among Indian states

A team of researchers at Centre for Development Studies is undertaking a research on comparative assessment of development among Indian states by constructing a holistic index of development. The study conceptualises development as consisting of many
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Professor Sunil Mani has joined as the new Director of CDS

Prof Sunil Mani has joined as the new Director of Centre for Development Studies (CDS), Thiruvananthapuram on 6th February 2017. Dr Mani is Chair Professor, NITI Aayog unit on Planning and Development at the Centre for Development Studies (CDS), Triv
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A Comparative Assessment of Development of Indian States:

A concept note for comments and suggestions. A research team at CDS is undertaking a comparative assessment of development of Indian states. A brief note on the conceptual framework, variables and methodology is placed here for so
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Award and Accolades

Ms. Shraddha Jain,  Ph.D scholar at CDS won this year's Sanjay Thakur Young Labour Economist Award, instituted by the Indian Society of Labour Economics. Mr. Sandeep Kumar Kujur, CDS PhD scholar got the best PhD student paper award for the paper
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PLACEMENT


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Recent Working Papers:

  S.Irudaya Rajan, Bernard D' Sami and S.Samuel Asir Raj Tamil Nadu Migration Survey 2015 WP 472 Vinoj Abraham MGNREGS: Political Economy, Local
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Just Published

The North–South divide in research and innovation is narrowing, says the UNESCO Science Report 2015  which was released just recently. Professor Sunil Mani of the Centre has written t
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The K N Raj Fellowships

The CDS is delighted to announce a series of two fellowship schemes in memory of Professor K N Raj. These schemes are targeted at Teachers in Economics and Researchers in Economics from any of the affiliated colleges, university departments, journ
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