Ms. Sajitha A has joined the Department of Economics in June 2020 as guest faculty. She has completed her M Phil in Applied Economics from the Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum affiliated to Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi. She is currently pursuing Ph. D in Economics at the Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum. Her topic of study entitled is “Institutions, Innovations and Livelihood Strategies: A Study of Small growers in Natural Rubber”. Her broad area of specialization include Development Economics, Agriculture economics, Innovation system, Livelihood studies and Plantation agriculture