Dr.R.Ramachandran presently working as an Assistant professor in Economics, Department of Economics, Jairam Arts and Science College, Salem 08, Tamil Nadu, India. He obtained his Ph.D., in the field of Health Economics. He was awarded URF, ICSSR Doctoral Fellow for his Doctoral work. He did his M.A., and M.Phil., in the school of Economics, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai focused on the “India’s Role in the Trade of SAARC Countries”. He has contributed 19 research articles in reputed journals. He was publishing 10 research papers in many National Edited volume books. He also presented research 7 papers in International conferences, 19 National Conferences and 16 National Seminars. He was act as a chairperson in International and National conferences. He was participated in Four International Conferences, one International Seminar and Seven National Seminars. He also participated in Two International Workshops, 14 National Workshop and Seven training programmes. He received “Best Young Researcher Award” – 2015, “Excellent Researcher Award” – 2017 and “Best Social Scientist Award” – 2018. He was Acting Member in NSS, Youth Red Cross Society and Nehru Yuva Kendra during graduation. Now He was also life member in Indian Health Economics and Policy Association, Association of Economist of Tamil Nadu, Indian Academic Researchers Association, National Book Club and member in Health Economics Association of India.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Ramachandran R current research interests include Health Economic as well as various issues relating to Maternal and Child Health, Bio Medical Waste Management, Women Welfare Schemes and Health System Project