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About KEA


The Kerala Economic Association , an affiliate to the Indian Economic Association , has been formally inaugurated by Dr Anil Kumar Thakur, Secretary and Treasurer of the Indian Economic Association at a function held at Canara Bank Conference Hall , Thiruvanathapuram on 18 August 2013 . The Inaugural Meeting was chaired by Dr G Karunakaran Pillai, Member, Executive Committee , Indian Economic Association in the presence of Dr B P Chandramohan, Joint Secretary , Indian Economic Association, Dr S Irudaya Rajan, Professor at the Centre for Development Studies, Thiruvananthapuram and Dr S Radha, Former Additional Director at the Directorate of Economics and Statistics, Government of Kerala.

PATRON OF KERALA ECONOMIC ASSOCIATION

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Dr. M A Oommen

Emeritus Professor, Institute of Social Sciences
 maoommen09@gmail.com

Dr. M A Oommen is an MA holder in Economics with First Class, First Rank from Kerala University in the year 1954. In 1968 he completed Ph.D. from Kerala University; Subject of Dissertation "Small Industry in Indian Economic Growth - A Case Study of Kerala". He also got First Rank in his Diploma in Economic Development, from Institute for the Study of Economic Development (ISVE), at Naples, Italy.

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OFFICE BEARERS

Sri. S.M Vijayanad

Sri. S.M Vijayanad

President
 smvijayanand@yahoo.com
 +91 986-812-0730

Former Chief Secretary, Government of Kerala.

Dr. E.M Thomas

Dr. E.M Thomas

General Secretary
 drthomasem@yahoo.com
 + 91 999-555-7352

Associate Professor(Rtd),Dept.of Economics, Christ College, Irinjalakuda,Thrissur.

Dr. K.N Harilal

Dr. K.N Harilal

Vice President
 harilal@cds.ac.in
 +91 944-730-2752

Member, State Planning Board, Government of Kerala & Professor, Centre for Development Studies,Thiruvananthapuram.

Dr. Nirmala Padmanabhan

Dr. Nirmala Padmanabhan

Vice President
 nirmalap1@gmail.com
 +91 989-503-7200

Associate Professor, Dept.of Economics, St Theresa's College, Ernakulam.

Dr. C A Priyesh

Dr. C A Priyesh

Joint Secretary
 drcapriyesh@gmail.com
 +91 989-509-8397, +91 989-567-7011

Assistant Professor, Dept.of Economics, University College Thiruvananthapuram.

Dr. Sindhu Krishnan

Dr. Sindhu Krishnan

Joint Secretary
 sindhu2krishnan@yahoo.co.in
 +91 944-732-6223

Associate Professor,Dept.of Economics, Cochin College, Kochi-2.

Santhosh R

Santhosh R

Treasurer
 santhoshreco@gmail.com
 +91 949-655-6732

Assistant Professor, Dept.of Economics, University College Thiruvananthapuram.

Prof. S. Harikumar

Prof. S. Harikumar

Executive Committee
 vinvij2003@gmail.com
 +91 944-657-8289

Professor, Dept.of Economics, CUSAT, Kochi.

Dr. S R Sheeja

Dr. S R Sheeja

Executive Committee
 sheejasunil99@gmail.com
 +91 944-712-3777

Assistant Professor School of Distance Education, University of Kerala, Assistant Professor, Dept.of Economics, School of Distance Education,University of Kerala.

Dr. A Ashokan

Dr. A Ashokan

Executive Committee
 aashokaneco@gmail.com
 +91 944-616-9090

Associate Professor & Head,Dept.of Economics,Nehru Arts and Science College, Kanhangad.

Dr. K P Vipin Chandran

Dr. K P Vipin Chandran

Executive Committee
 kpvipinchandran@gmail.com
 +91 944-765-0112

Assistant Professor, Dept.of Economics, EKNM Government College Elerithattu, Kasaragod.

Dr. Shyjan D

Dr. Shyjan D

Executive Committee
 shyjandavis@gmail.com
 +91 940-037-0320

Assistant Professor, Dept.of Economics, University of Calicut, John Mathai centre Thrissur.

Dr. Shiby M Thomas

Dr. Shiby M Thomas

Executive Committee
 shibymthomas@gmail.com
 +91 815-705-5566

Associate Professor, Dept.of Economics, St.Joseph College Devagiri, Kozhikode.

Dr. K.C Biju

Dr. K.C Biju

Executive Committee
 bijukcstc@rediffmail.com
 +91 944-714-6168

Associate Professor, Dept. of Economics, St.Thomas College Pala.

Sri. B.M Anilkumar

Sri. B.M Anilkumar

Executive Committee
 bmanilkeralaspb@gmail.com
 +91 944-744-0621

Research Officer, State Planning Board, Thiruvanthapuram.

Sri. Pradeesh Kumar

Sri. Pradeesh Kumar

Executive Committee
 pks19852@gmail.com
 +91 907-465-2058

Research Scholar, University of Kerala.