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Mrs. Shanthi Raja

Associate Professor

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Qualifications
DegreeUniversityYear
M.A. University of Madras 1984 
M.Ed.University of Madras 1987
M.Phil.University of Madras1994    
P.hD.     University of Madras 2012
 
Title of the Ph.D. ThesisA Study on the Role of SHGs in the Socio Economic Empowerment of  Women in Thiruvannamalai District

Date of Joining the College: 1 February, 2001
 
Areas of Interest
  • Economics of Health
  • Women Studies and Self Help Groups
  • Economics of  Growth and Development 
Publications
  1. Presented a Paper on Socio-Cultural Quandry of Women Managers in India, National Seminar on Dynamics of Modern Business- Strategies and tools for Enhancement", 2012.
  2. Presented a paper on Impact of Infrasturcture on Economic Development, National Seminar on Inclusive Growth - Reviewing  the Past for Reshaping the Future Evolving Prescriptions for 12th Five Year Plan", 2011 
  3. Presented a paper on Empowerment of Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe Wimen Through Education, National Seminar on " Inclusive Growth in India - Issues and Challanges and Implications", 2011
  4. Barriers of Self Help Group Women in eradicating Poverty” presented in the National Seminar on Women Empowerment through SHGs  organised by DB Jain College Chennai 11 th Dec 2010.
  5. “Performance of SHG in empowering Rural Women in Tamil Nadu “ presented in the National Seminar on Women Empowerment through SHGs  organised  by DB Jain College Chennai 11 th Dec 2010.
  6. Globalisation and its impact on Indian Economy” presented in the National Seminar on Globalisation and its impact in India organised by DB Jain College Chennai, 12 th Dec 2010
  7. Presented a paper on “Infra Structure and Development in the National seminar on “Urban Infra Structure - Transport and Related Issues” held at Presidency College in March 2010.
  8. Presented a paper on Education and Women Empowerment in the National seminar on “Education for socially and economically Deprived” held at Pondicherry Central University in March 2010.
  9. Presented a paper on  “Women Studies in Tamilnadu” in the National seminar on “Economic contribution of Women – a multi dimensional approach” in 4.2.2010 held at Queen Marys College, Chennai -5
  10. Presented a paper “Agricultural and Rural Development” in the National seminar on “New frontiers in Agriculture” held at Sacred Heart college, Tirupattur in Nov, 2009.
  11. Presented a paper on “Education and Empowerment of Downtrodden” in the National seminar on the theme “Relevance of Socio-economic Thoughts of Dr.Ambedkar today” organized Dr.Ambedkar Center of Economic Studies, by the University of Madras in March 2009.
  12. Presented a paper on Agriculture Growth and Development in Tamilnadu in the National seminar on “Tamilnadu Economy in 2020 – Potentials and Challenges” organized by Quaid-E-Millet college, Chennai in Feb 2009.
Training  Programmes Attended 
  1. Attended Orientation Course at Academic Staff College, University of Madras, 2004
  2. Attended Refresher Course at Academic Staff College, University of Madras, 2006