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Dr. Rajkumar R (Ph.D)

Assistant Professor (On Contract)

Economics

About

Rajkumar is an aspiring researcher interested in the human dimensions of natural hazards and extreme weather conditions, the Economics of climate change, Agricultural Economics, and Vulnerability Assessment. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram (Department of Space, Government of India). He has published in journals of international repute and serves as the reviewer for SCIE/Scopus indexed journals.

Important Publications

  1. Rajkumar, R., Shaijumon, C. S., Gopakumar, B., and Gopalakrishnan, D. (2020). Extreme rainfall and drought events in Tamil Nadu, India. Climate Research, 80(3):175–188. 
  2. Rajkumar, R., Shaijumon, C. S., Gopakumar, B., and Gopalakrishnan, D. (2021). Recent patterns of extreme temperature events over Tamil Nadu, India. Climate Research. (In Print)