Founder & Chief Editor:

Dr S.Thirunavukkarasu, President, Center for Development Economics Studies, Chennai. Email: info@cdes,org.in; stnavukkarasu@yahoo.com; sthirunavukkarasu@gmail.com

Senior Editors:

Dr A. R. Veeramani, Registrar (Rtd.,), Vel’s Institute of Science, Technology & Advanced Studies, Chennai. Email: vistas@velsuniv.ac.in; registrar@velsuniv.ac.in; drarvee@yahoo.co.in

Dr S.N.Sugumar, Prof.& HOD of Economics, Vel’s Institute of Science, Technology & Advanced Studies, Chennai. Email; profsukumar.Sms@velsuniv.ac.in; profsukumar@gmail.com

Dr Manaloor Varghese, Professor of Economics, University of Alberta, Canada. Email: manaloor@ualberta, ca

Dr John Mbaku. Professor, Department of Economics, Weber State University, Ogden, USA. Email: jmbaku@weber.edu

Dr M.Soundarapandian, Professor and Dean, School of Management Studies, Gandhigram Rural Institute, Gandhigram, Tamil Nadu. Email: grucc@ruraluniv.ac.in; msprimgri@yahoo.com; msprimgri@gmail.com

Dr Robert Inbakaran, Adjunct Academics, School of Health Sciences, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia. Email: inbakaran@gmail.com

Editorial Board:

Dr Manish Sharma, Professor of Economics, Institute for Excellence in Higher Education, Bhopal. Email: mani_sh@rediffmail.com;iehebhopal@mp.gov.in

Dr P.Arunachalam, Professor, Department of Applied Economics, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi, Kerala. Email: arunachalam14@yahoo.co.uk; iraa@cusat.ac.in

Dr A.Abdul Raheem, Associate Professor of Economics, The New College, Chennai. Email: abdulraheem1967@gmail.com; http://www.thenewcollege.in/aided-shift-1-staff-department-of-economics.php

Dr A. Mourougane, Head, SMM & Associate Professor, Indian Maritime University East Coast Road, Chennai, email: amourougane@imu.ac.in

Dr Gobind N.Herani, Professor of Economics, Indus Institute of Higher Education, Karachi, Pakistan. Email: drgobindmherani@gmail.com; https://www.linkedin.com/in/prof-dr-gobind-m-herani

Dr A.Gunasekaran, Principal, PERI College of Arts and Science, Chennai. Email: principalarts@peri.ac.in; agunasekaran@peri.ac.in; agunasekaran@gmail.com

Dr M.Sangararadje, Director, Government of Puducherry Kanchi Mamunivar Centre for Postgraduate Studies, Puducherry. Email: sangararadje@gmail.com; https://kmcpgs.py.gov.in

Dr M.Venkatramanan, Dean (Arts and Science & Management Studies), St Peter’s Institute of Higher Education and Research, Avadi, Chennai. Email: drmv59@gmail.com

Dr B.P.Sarathchandran, Associate Professor in Economics, Shree Damodar College of Commerce and Economics, Margao, Salcete, Goa. Email: sarath.chandran@vvm.edu.in; sarath.chandran7@gmail.com

Dr K.Jayaraman, HOD of Economics, Periyar University, Salem. Email: drkjayaraman@periyaruniversity.ac.in

Dr C.Dhandapani, Professor of Economics, Thiruvalluvar University Vellore. Email: tvuregistrar@gmail.com; chinnaswamydhandapani@gmail.com

Dr K. Kamar Jahan, Dy.COE, Vivekanandha College of Arts and Sciences for Women (Autonomous), Tiruchengode, Namakkal District. Email: vicascoe@gmail.com; kamarays@yahoo.co.in

Dr X.Vincent Jayakumar, Assistant Professor of Economics, RKM Vivekananda College, Chennai. Email:vincentsjayakumar@rkmvc.ac.in; prof.vincentsjayakumar@gmail.com

Editorial Advisory Board:

Dr S.Swaminathan, Former Principal, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda College, Chennai. Email: kumarswaminathan54@gmail.com

Dr K.Jothi Sivagnanam, Professor and HOD of Economics, University of Madras, Chennai. Email: jothisiva@unom.ac.in; kjothisiva24@gmail.com

Dr S.S.Sundaram, Professor and HOD of Indian History, University of Madras, Chennai. Email: ssshistory@ unom.ac.in; ssshistory@gmail’com

Dr S.Manivasakan, Professor and Director, Centre for South and South Asian Studies, University of Madras, Chennai. Email:mani_caseas@unom.ac.in;  smvasakan62@gmailcom

Dr R.Rameshkumar, Associate Professor, TILS, Chennai. Email: tilschennai@gov.tn.in; drramesshkumar@yahoo.co.in

Dr R.Sivakumaresan, Professor of Economics, Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar. Email: rskeconomics@gmail.com

Dr  Kavitha Ramasamy, Assistant Professor of Tamil, C. Kandaswami Naidu College for Women, Cuddalore. kavisen14776@gmail.com

Managing Editors:

Ms T.Lakshmi Pradha, Managing Director, CDES, tlpradha@yahoo.com

Mr T.Somaskandan, Managing Director, CDES, tskandan@rocketmail.com

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Dr R.Thandavan, Former Vice-Chancellor, University of Madras, Chennai. Email: thanarun@hotmail.com

Dr R.Elango, Former Professor and HOD of Economics, Dean Faculty of Arts, Annamalai University, Chidambaram. Email: elangoau@yahoo.com