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Staff Id : 03102
Name : Dr. E. SELVARAJAN
Designation : PROFESSOR & DEAN(i/c)
Qualification : M.A.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.
Specialization : Rural Development, Environmental Economics
Date of Birth : 26-05-1960
Date of Joining : 13-08-1993
Present Address Contact Number E-Mail Address
Department of Economics
Annamalai university
Annamalainagar-608 001
9443439399ekambaramselvarajan@gmail.com
Research Guidance
Discipline Awarded Guidance
M.Phil./M.E./M.Sc. --
Ph.D. 00


Conference /Seminar / Symposia / Workshop
Conference Seminar Symposia Workshop
National International
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Research Projects
Major Projects Minor Projects Total Amount (Rs.)
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Teaching and Research Experience Industry Experience
24 Years -
Journals Conference Books Published Popular Article
National International National International
15 - 18 1 7 -

List of Publications - National
S. Chandraleka and E. Selvarajan, "A Study on the Impact of Women Participation in Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS).", Peninsular Economist, Volume 23, Number 2, Apr 2011, pp. 228-231. 2011.
S. Chandraleka and E. Selvarajan, "Process of Social Audit in Tamil Nadu Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme.", Annamalai Economic Papers , Volume 6, Number 1, Jun 2011, pp. 11-17. 2011.
S. Chandraleka and E. Selvarajan, "Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS): A Performance Analysis in Tamil Nadu.", Journal of Integration Studies, Volume 12, Number 13, Mar 2010, pp. 221-237. 2010.
E. Selvarajan and K. Dhamodaran, "Farmer's Perception and Technology Adoption in Agriculture: A Study in Cuddalore District, Tamil Nadu.", Humanities Journal of Annamalai University, Volume 0, Number 0, Mar 2008, pp. 0-0. 2008.
E. Selvarajan and K. Dhamodaran, "Cases on Trade and Environment: Lessons from International Experiences.", DDE Publications, Volume 0, Number 0, Jan 2005, pp. 0-0. 2005.
R.Pazhanisamy and E. Selvarajan, "Revitalising Micro Finance.", Annamalai Economic Papers , Volume 5, Number 2008-2009, Jan 2004, pp. 79-81. 2004.
E. Selvarajan and K. Dhamodaran, "Collective Action For Environmental Management: Lessons From International Experiences.", Special Platinum Jubilee Research Journal of Annamalai University, Volume 0, Number 0, Mar 2004, pp. 0-0. 2004.
E. Selvarajan and K. Dhamodaran, "Managing Natural Resources and Property Rights.", Peninsular Economist, Volume 0, Number 0, Feb 2004, pp. 0-0. 2004.
E. Selvarajan and K. Dhamodaran, "The Practice of Technology Adoption in Agriculture in the Wet and Dry Villages of Cuddalore District.", Annamalai Economic Papers , Volume 4, Number 1, Mar 2003, pp. 1-15. 2003.
E. Karuppaiyan and E. Kanagaraj, "Information Development and Human Development: A Cross Country Analysis.", Annamalai Economic Papers , Volume 2, Number 2002, Mar 2002, pp. 21-27. 2002.
E. Karuppaiyan and K. Jothy, "Need for better educational facilities for the tribal areas of Tamil Nadu.", Social Change , Volume 21, Number 2, Jun 1991, pp. 32-38. 1991.
E. Karuppaiyan and R. Elango, "Studies on Tribal Development in India: A Critical Analysis.", International Journal of Development Planning Literature, Volume 5, Number 4, 1991, pp. 159-172. 1991.
E. Karuppaiyan, "Alienation of Tribals Lands in Tamil Nadu.", Economic and Political Weekly , Volume 25, Number 22, Jun 1990, pp. 1185-1186. 1990.
E. Karuppaiyan, "Issues in Poverty Alleviation Programmes for the Tribals.", Social Action , Volume 39, Number 1, Mar 1989, pp. 72-82. 1989.
E. Karuppaiyan, R. Elango , "Labour Absorption and Mechanisation in Agriculture: The case of a Thanjavur Village.", Social Science Digest , Volume 5, Number 1, Jul 1987, pp. 138-147. 1987.
List of Conferences - National
E. Selvarajan, “Risk and Hazards in Developing Sustainable Tourism: Lessons Learned from Global Experiences”, National Conference on “Tourism, Environment and Sustainable Development: Strategies and Policies”, Jul 28-29, 2011, Department of Economics, Gandhigram Rural University, pp. 0-0. Gandhigram Rural University, 0.
E. Selvarajan, “A Study on the Impact of Women Participation in Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act” , 31st Annual Conference of Association of Economists of Tamil Nadu, Jan 9-10, 2011, Dr. Sivanthi Aditanar College of Engineering, Tiruchendur , pp. 0-0. Tiruchendur , 0.
E. Selvarajan, “Contributions of Nobel Prize Winners in Economics 2010”, 0, Dec 17-17, 2010, Department of Economics, Gandhigram Rural Institute , pp. 0-0. 0, 0.
E. Selvarajan and S. Chandraleka, “Empowerment of Women through MGNREGA in Tamil Nadu”, National Seminar on Women Empowerment: Issues and Strategies” , Apr 1-2, 2010, Sociology Wing, DDE, Annamalai University , pp. 0-0. Annamalai University , 0.
E. Selvarajan, “Promoting Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women through MGNREGA: Provisions in the Act”, UGC sponsored National Seminar on MILLENIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS, Mar 5-6, 2010, AVC College Mayiladuthurai, pp. 0-0. AVC College Mayiladuthurai, 0.
E. Selvarajan, Micro Finance: Theories and Models, one day seminar on “Facets of Micro Finance and Rural Development” , Feb 5-5, 2010, Department of Economics, Aditanar College of Arts and Science , pp. 0-0. Department of Economics, Aditanar College of Arts and Science , 0.
E. Selvarajan, Bubbles and Crashes, Annual Conference of Association of Economists of Tamil Nadu, Jan 9-10, 2010, National College, Tiruchirapalli , pp. 0-0. Tiruchirapalli , 0.
E. Selvarajan, The Impact of Climate Change on Human Health: An Economic Analysis, one day National Conference on Health Economics in India: Issues, Strategies and Challenges, Apr 20-20, 2009, Department of Economics, School of Management, Pondicherry University, pp. 0-0. Pondicherry , 0.
E. Selvarajan, Poverty Reduction in India, UGC sponsored National Seminar on Millenium Development Goals: Achievements and Problems in India, Mar 30-31, 2009, Department of Population Studies, Annamalai University, pp. 0-0. Annamalai University, 0.
E. Selvarajan, Irregularities in Execution of National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme, UGC National Seminar on “Corruption and Society” , Mar 26-27, 2008, Annamalai University, pp. 0-0. Annamalai University, 0.
E. Selvarajan, Trade and Water Pollution: Lessons from International Experiences, Paper presented in “94th Indian Science Congress” , Jan 3-7, 2007, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, pp. 0-0. 0, 0.
E. Selvarajan, Empowerment of Scheduled Tribes in India, Paper presented in the National Workshop on Recent Trends in Tribal Demography , Feb 23-24, 2006, Annamalai University , pp. 0-0. 0, 0.
E. Selvarajan and K. Dhamodaran, Property Rights for Managing Natural Resources in India, paper presented in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Environmental Issues and natural resources Management, Oct 9-10, 2004, Gobi Arts and Science College, Gobichettipalayam, pp. 0-0. 0, 0.
E. Selvarajan and K. Dhamodaran, Managing Natural Resources and Property Rights, paper presented in the 24th Annual Conference of the Association of Economists of Tamil Nadu , Jan 24-25, 2004, MDT Hindu College, Tirunelveli, pp. 0-0. 0, 0.
E. Karuppaiyan, Asymmetrical growth in Information Infrastructure in India, Paper presented in the UGC sponsored national seminar on Information and Development, Mar 16-17, 2000, Annamalai University, pp. 0-0. 0, 0.
E. Karuppaiyan, Robert Mundell and the Euro, UGC sponsored seminar on Robert A.Mundell, Jan 1-1, 2000, Annamalai University, pp. 0-0. 0, 0.
2. E. Karuppaiyan, R. Sivakumaresan, Food Security and Agricultural Environment in India, Association of Economists of Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry, Mar 20-21, 1999, Association of Economists of Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry, pp. 0-0. 0, 0.
E. Karuppaiyan, Studies on Poverty and Inequality, Human Development and social Exclusion: A review of fifty years output and agenda for future, ICSSR sponsored seminar on Review of Social Science Research in Annamalai University, Feb 25-25, 1998, Annamalai University, pp. 0-0. Annamalai University, Annamalai University.
List of Conferences - International
T.S. Subashini and E. Selvarajan, Trickle-up Approach through Micro Enterprises and ICT as an Alternative Strategy for Developing Rural Women in India, paper presented in the International Conference on Women in the Digital Era: Opportunities and Challenges, Dec 10-12, 2003, Annamalai University, pp. 0-0. 0, 0.
List of Book Published
E. Karuppaiyan, Programme Management: Approaches, Directorate of Distance Education, Annamalai University: Course Material for the PG Diploma course in Rural Development of the Directorate of Distance Education, 0, pp. Mar 1995, 0.
E. Karuppaiyan, Global Marketing, Directorate of Distance Education, Annamalai University : Course Material for the PG course MMM of the Directorate of Distance Education, 0, pp. Jan 2000, 0.
E. Karuppaiyan, Global Marketing Course Material for the PG course MHRM, Directorate of Distance Education, Annamalai University: Directorate of Distance Education, 0, pp. Apr 2001, 0.
E. Selvarajan, Environment and Resource Economics, Annamalai University: Reading material written for course of B. A. Directorate of Distant Education, 0, pp. Jul 2004, 0.
E. Selvarajan and R. Elango, Rural Development Programmes and Externalities, New Delhi: Serials Publications, 0, pp. Jun 2004, 0.
E. Selvarajan, Resource Economics, Reading Material written for the course M.A. (Environmental Economics), , Annamalai University: Directorate of Distance Education, 0, pp. Aug 2005, 0.
E. Selvarajan, International Trade Policies and Documentation, Annamalai University: Reading material written for the course M.B.A. (International Business), Directorate of Distance Education, 0, pp. Mar 2005, 0.
List of Awards /Honours / Memberships

    One Award - visited Budgsest University
of Economics Science,
Budepest as visiting
professor for 3 months during 2005