Can you please provide me the profile of Padmini Swaminathan – Madras Institute of Development Studies??
Answered by StudyChaCha
Madras Institute of Development Studies (MIDS) is a research institute, established in the year 1971
Padmini Swaminathan (Retired) is a Professor at Madras Institute of Development Studies
Ph.D in Industrial Economics, Department of Economics, University of Bombay
Areas of Research:
Labour and Employment,
Education and Skill Development – From a Gender perspective
Current Research Work:
Mapping the Meaning of Women’s Studies in Tamil Nadu: A Survey [in progress] of Women’s Studies Courses offered in Institutions of Higher Education in Tamil Nadu. This Study is sponsored by the Malcolm and Elizabeth Adiseshiah Trust, Chennai
The Interface between Education and Nutrition: An Examination of Tamil Nadu’s Noon-cum-Nutritious meal Programme. A Study [in progress] sponsored by UNIFEM, Delhi
Madras Institute of Development Studies
79, Second Main Road, Gandhinagar,
Chennai – 600 020
Tamil Nadu, INDIA.
Tel: 0091-44-24412589 / 24419771 Extn: 339; Fax: 0091 – 44 – 24910872