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Dr.Geetha, R.

Tel: 9094277053; Cell: 7299201687
Focus of Research:
  • Fisheries Economics
  • Marketing and  trade
  • Environmental Economics

After taking masters in Agricultural Economics in 2003 and PhD in Agricultural Economics,in 2008I am working as a Scientist in CMFRI since 2009 in Socio Economics, Extension and Transfer of Technology Division. Iam currently working on economic efficiency measures on fishing, market structure, margin and cost studies.I have worked onvulnerability studies, carbon footprint estimation and compilation of ITK of fisher folk on climate change in fisheries under NICRA project. I am contributingto socio economic impact analysis of artificial reef installation in various fishing villages of Tamil Nadu. I have interests in estimating total economic value for various marine resources.

  • PhD  2008Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi
  • MSc  2003S V Agricultural University, Tirupati
  • BSc  2001TNAU, Tamil Nadu                                                                             
Current Research Projects
No Title Funded By
1 Economics of marine fisheries and sustainable management: Policy issues and interventions CMFRI
2 Supply Chain management of marine fisheries sector in India CMFRI
3 Assessment of fishing impacts on biodiversity loss, with special reference to the threatened species, to formulate management options for their protection CMFRI
4 National Initiative on Climate Resilient Agriculture (NICRA) ICAR
Awards & Recognitions:
  • ICAR-JRF for M Sc in Agricultural Economics
  • IARI-SRF for Ph.D In Agricultural Economics


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