Sponsored Research Projects

Research Projects

Sl.No. Title of the Project Funding Agency Co-ordinator
1 International Trade in Health Services in Ayurveda Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence and Statistics (DGCIS) Prof. K.N.Harilal
2 Transnational Migration in Transition: Transformative Characteristics of Temporary Mobility of People European Union Prof. S. Irudaya Rajan
3 Domestic Maid Workers from India: Study on Recruitment Practices and reasons for their emigration from Andhra Pradesh and Telangana India Centre for Migration (ICM) Prof. S. Irudaya Rajan
4 Should We Provide Incentives for Investment use of Remittances? A Randomized controlled Experiment for India UAE Exchange Centre LLC, Abu Dhabi Prof. S. Irudaya Rajan
5 Panal Study of Migration From South India New York University Abu Dhabi Prof. S. Irudaya Rajan
6 Towards Developing a Gender-Specific inequality adjusted HDI for Indian States University of California Prof. Udaya Shankar Mishra
7 Relative Contributions of Adult Daughters and Sons to Elderly Parents’ Care in India University of Guelph Prof. S. Irudaya Rajan
8 Impacts of Demand Side Financing Instruments on the Continum of Care for Maternal and Child Health in India and Bangladesh DBT, Govt. of India Prof. Udaya Shankar Mishra
9 Preparation and Finalisation of Policy Papers on Demographic Dynamics & Labour Force, Internal Migration and International Migration ILO Prof. S. Irudaya Rajan
10 Assess capacity gaps pertaining to agro biodiversity and identify opportunities to mitigate impacts of current practices of agriculture and allied sectors on agro biodiversity conservation, management and use FAO, United Nations Prof. Sunil Mani
11 Designing weights for transfer for states based on progress made towards replacement level of fertility XV Finance Commission, Govt. of India Prof. S. Irudaya Rajan
12 Kerala migration survey 2018 New York University Abu Dhabi Prof. S. Irudaya Rajan
13 Sector wise electricity energy intensity in Kerala factoring in energy efficiency and productivity Energy Management Centre, Kerala Dr. N. Vijayamohanan Pillai
14 Evaluation of state finances XV Finance Commission, Govt. of India Prof. S. Sunil Mani

Research Endowment Units

Sl.No. Research Unit Funding Agency Chair Professor
1 RBI Research Endowment Unit Reserve Bank of India Prof. Manmohan Agarwal
2 Unit on National Research Programme on Plantation Development Ministry of Commerce, Govt. of India Prof. K.J.Joseph
3 Local Self Governments Research Unit Government of Kerala Prof. K.N.Harilal
4 Niti Aayog Research Unit Niti Aayog, Govt. of India Prof. Sunil Mani
5 K.N.Raj Library Endowment Unit Govt. of Kerala Advisory Committee
6 Research Unit on Kerala and the World Economy Govt. of Kerala Advisory Committee

Endowments instituted by the family members of the renowned Economists

Sl.No. Endowment Unit
1 Joan Robinson Endowment Fund
2 A.D. Neelakantan Endowment Fund
3 B.G. Kumar Endowment Fund
4 P.K. Gopalakrishnan Endowment Fund
5 M.G. Kanbur Endowment Fund