Welcome to Team of Excellence in NRE

Objectives of TOE-NRE

The Team deals with natural resource economic issues in water, watershed and forestry with the specific objective of developing and strengthening the

  • Knowledge and research base in Natural Resource.
  • Economics Analytical capabilities in finding solutions to Natural Resource Economics problem.
  • Policy instruments to tackle Natural Resource Economics issues.

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The focus of the study is the economic estimation of the interactive effects of wells. This 'well interference' leading to well failure isdefined as a well that (i) fails or goes dry, or (ii) loses its yield, or (iii) requires deepening.

Initial and premature failures of irrigation wells are a predicament to farmers in hard rock areas due to cumulative well interference induced by drought situation.

Research Project on Assessment of economic impacts of MGNREGA in selected two villages of Karnataka state using Social Accounting Matrix (SAM).

Prof. M.G. Chandrakanth
MSc(Agri), PhD, Post Doc (UC Berkeley)
Director, Institute for Social and Economic Change, Dr VKRV Rao Road, Nagarabhavi, Bengaluru-560072
Former Dean of Agriculture College, Bengaluru
Former Professor and University Head
Dept. of Agricultural Economics, UAS
GKVK, Bengaluru-560 065, Karnataka, India Email: mgchandrakanth@gmail.com
phone (Off): +91 80 23217010
Phone (Res): +91 80 23356328
Cell: +91 9449486018

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