Ph D Students

Jijin

Topic- Migration and Remittances
Supervisor- Prof. M. Vijayabaskar
Batch- 2018

Brinda G. Krishnan

Topic- Supply chains and Local Ecology
Supervisor- Prof. M. Vijayabaskar
Batch- 2018

Simi Mariya Thomas

Title- Experimental Economics
Supervisor- Prof. L. Venkatachalam
Batch- 2018

Gargi Sridharan

Title- Behavioural Economics - Gross Household Happiness: Investigating the extend to which consumption patterns affect household happiness and well-being
Supervisor- Prof. L. Venkatachalam
Batch- 2018

Muhammad Shafeeque

Title- Institutional Interventions and Transaction Costs in Agriculture: A Study of the Weekly Market Programme in Kerala
Supervisor- Prof. L. Venkatachalam
Batch- 2016

Boddu Srujana

Title- Mobility and Segmentation in Urban Informal Labour Markets: The Case of Hyderabad City
Supervisor- Prof. M. Vijayabaskar
Batch- 2016

Titu Mahanta

Title- Institutions, Upgrading and Livelihoods: Study of Small Tea Growers of Assam
Supervisor- Prof. M. Vijayabaskar
Batch- 2016

Anee Bhattacharyya

Title- Understanding Transgender Spaces and Experiences: An Ethnographic study on Transgender in Assam
Supervisor- Dr. Karen Coelho(guide) Dr. Lakshmanan(co-guide)
Batch- 2016

Rituparna Borah

Title- Ecotourism and Sustainable Development in India
Supervisor- Prof. Ajit Menon(guide) Dr. Kalavathi(co-guide) Queen Mary's college
Batch- 2016

Anjaly Baby

Title- Poverty - A Behavioural Economics Approach
Supervisor- Prof. L. Venkatachalam
Batch- 2015

Firsha

Title- Spirit Possession among Muslim Women in Kerala
Supervisor- Prof. Venkatachalapathy
Batch- 2015

Pema Choden Bhutia

Title- Ecotourism and Development with Special Reference to Sikkim
Supervisor- Prof. L. Venkatachalam
Batch- 2015

Rahul Reghu

Title- Contemporary Land Question in Kerala
Supervisor- Prof. Ajit Menon
Batch- 2015

Elayaraja . G

Title- A study of Rural non-farm employment in India with special reference to Tamilnadu
Supervisor- Dr. K. Sivasubramaniyan
Batch- 2014

Sankara Pandi . K

Title- Migration and Urbanisation: Its impact on people and their socio economic mobility
Supervisor- Dr. K. Sivasubramaniyan
Batch- 2014

Arun Bharathy. J

Title- Rural Livelihood Diversification Strategies in a Transitional Economy: The Case Study of Tamil Nadu
Supervisor- Prof. M. Vijayabaskar
Batch- 2014

Balamurugan . S.

Title- Payment for Ecosystem Services for Wetlands Management (Environmental Economics);
Supervisor- Prof. L. Venkatachalam
Batch- 2013

Bibuti Bhushan Pradhan (Part time)

Title- Economic Analysis of Internal Migration(Labour Economics)
Supervisor- Prof. M. Vijayabaskar
Batch- 2013

Chandrasekar . D

Title- Dalits and Access to Common Property Resources
Supervisor- Prof. Ajit Menon
Batch- 2013

Safwan Amir

Title- Tethnographic and Historical Study of the Ossan Community
Supervisor- Prof. Venkatachalapathy
Batch- 2012

Surabhi . G

Title- Contract Farming in South India
Supervisor- Prof. Ajit Menon
Batch- 2011

Suriya . S

Title- Political Representation and Participation of Women - A case study of contemporary TamilNadu.
Supervisor- Prof. Anandhi
Batch- 2011

Saravana Kumar . R

Title- Institutional Analysis of Dynamics of Contemporary Indian Agriculture
Supervisor- Prof. M. Vijayabaskar
Batch- 2011

Andrew Michael

Title- Impact MGNREGS on Rural Development
Supervisor- Dr. Kripa Ananthpur(guide) Prof. John Sundar David (co-guide)VIT Vellore
Batch- 2011

Bharathidasan . K

Title- Recovering Outcase History:A case studyof Arundhathiyar in colonial Tamilnadu
Supervisor- Prof. Anandhi
Batch- 2010

Suresh . V

Title- Economic Analysis of Decentralisation in Tamil Nadu
Supervisor- Prof. L. Venkatachalam
Batch- 2010

Kokilavani . S

Title- Media and Politics of Visual Representation - a Case Study of Documentary Films in Tamil Nadu
Supervisor- New - Prof. Venkatachalapathy w.e.f 12.03.2017
Batch- 2010

Sethunath . R

Title- Educational Policy Analysis - A Study Of Kerala
Supervisor- Dr. Karen Coelho
Batch- 2010

Preetha . K. V

Title- Dynamics of Politics of Environmental Clearance (EC) Process: An Analysis of EC in Selected Developmental Projects in Tamil Nadu
Supervisor- Prof. Ajit Menon
Batch- 2009

Aparajay Kumar Singh

Title- Distributional Analysis of group differentials relating to deprivation and achievement
Supervisor- Prof. Jayaraj
Batch- 2009

Deepa .E

Title- Gender and Informal Sector - A Case Study on Women Domestic workers in Chennai city
Supervisor- Prof. Anandhi
Batch- 2009

Jegatheesan . V (Part time)

Title- Peri-urban Development and sustainability- The case of Chennai city in TN
Supervisor- Dr. Sivasubramaniyan

Muhammad Aslam.E.S (Part time)

Title- Social History of Mappila Muslims
Supervisor- Prof. Anandhi

Manivasagan . R (Part time)

Title- Poverty and Nutrition-Applied Economics
Supervisor- Prof. D. Jayaraj

Somasekhara . N. R (Non-stipendiary) Joined MIDS w.e.f 07/08/2015

Title- Cost of Illness: A study to assess the socio-economic burden and the coping strategies of head and neck cancer patients at household level and health policy Implications
Supervisor- Prof. L. Venkatachalam

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