Economics Research unit

Economics Research unit

Head/ Research Officer Miss. A.P.P Disna, BSc.(Agric), M.Phil (Lond.)
Email : disnaapp@yahoo.com
StatisticianMrs. P.N. Uyanege
Development AssistantMrs. A. Wijesooriya, B.A
Development AssistantMrs. B.G.D Priyangika, B.A
Development AssistantMr. G.G.A Bandara, B.A
Development AssistantMr. A. Fahim, B.A
Development AssistantMr. S. Edirisinghe, B.A
Development AssistantMrs. Sagarika N Gamage, B.A
Development AssistantMrs. Priyanthi Dolapihilla, B.A
Development AssistantMr. M. Junaideen, B.A

Functions

  • Conducting studies on production and marketing of Export Agriculture Crops in order to prepare sound farm management strategies and formulate methods for better resource allocation;
  • Formulation and evaluation of sector specific projects for EAC development
  • Collection and maintenance of statistical data on all aspects of EAC cultivation and marketing
  • Monitoring and evaluation of EAC assistance scheme to examine the effectiveness

Current Programs

  • A statistical analysis of long term behavior of market variables of pepper
  • Ex-post assessment of the effectiveness of Productivity Improvement Program of the Department conducted during 2003-2007 period.
  • Revision of cost of production estimates of Export Agriculture Crops

Services

  • Collection and compilation of weekly farm gate prices for all EAC from 14 growing districts and release the summaries to Radio Programs and News Papers
  • Disseminate wide coverage of statistical data on production and marketing of EAC to General Public

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