Gulbarga University
Year of establishment:1980-81
Gulbarga - 585 106, Karnataka State - India
Department of P.G. Studies and Research in Economics
Dr. Chaya K. Degaonkar
Professor
Department of P.G. Studies and Research in Economics
Jnana Ganga, Gulbarga University
Gulbarga - 585 106 Karnataka, India
E-mail:
+91 8472-263274 (O)
Fax No.: +91 8472-245633
Residence
Gulbarga - 585 105 Karnataka, India
Tel No.: +91 8472 246096 (R)
+91 9342331301 (Cell)
Date of Birth:
Academic Qualifications: M.A., Ph.D.

M.A.

Karnataka University, Dharwad

1975

Ph.D.

Karnataka University, Dharwad

1987

Areas of Specialization

Taxation

Teaching Experience
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Worked as Lecturer, P.G. Department of Commerce, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from

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Worked as Reader, P.G. Department of Commerce, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from

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Working as Professor, P.G. Department of Commerce, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from     to till date

Administrative Experience
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Director, Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Board, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga

Research Guidance

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Research Projects

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1. “Gender Division of Labour under changing mode of production in Indian Agriculture- A Study in Karnataka” Sponsored by University Grants Commission.      
2. Monitoring and Evaluation of Rashtriya Swayam Vikas Yojana (RSVY) Zilla Panchayat Gulbarga under Development Aid Programme of World Bank. Through Planning Department.      
3. Evaluation of Rural Water supply Schemes in Gulbarga District.      
4. Monitoring and Evaluation of Rashtriya Swayam Vikas Yojana (RSVY) Zilla Panchayat Bidar under Development Aid Programme of World Bank. Through Planning Department.      
5. Human Development Report for Gulbarga District UNDP and Planning Dept., Govt. of Karnataka      

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1. Institutional Finance and Agricultural Credit –A study of Gulbarga Taluka in Karnataka- Minor research project, Report submitted March, 1992. Gulbarga University Gulbarga.    
2. A socio-economic bench mark survey of karanaja project. A major research project jointly with Dr.M.S.Kallur, Project submitted August 1994. (Three Volumes) Irrigation Department Government of Karnataka    
3. “Self Employment among Rural Youth. An evaluation of Self employment programme Rural Youth in HH Region”. Report submitted Dec. 1996. Institute of Applied Social Sciences, Hyderabad Karnataka Development Board    
4. Concurrent evaluation of zilla panchayat development programmes a study of Gulbarga District, Report submitted September 1996. (undertaken for I.S.E.C.) Bangalore    
5. A Development plan for Hyderabad Karnataka Region. UGC & HKDB    
6. A Resurvey of Hadnoor village in Gulbarga District KRPLLD Multi disciplinary Research Programme Neitherlands Ministry of Development Co-operation, Centre for Development Studies, Thiruvanthapuram.      
Books Published
1. District planning and Economic Development .Pointer Publishers Jaipur-1990.
2. A Text Book of Economics-vol.I Ramashraya Book Depot-Dharwad.
3. Krishi Hanakasina Mulagalu. Prasaranga, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
4. Hyderabad Karnataka Arthic mattu Samajik Abhivrudhi Nelamane prakashan Bangalore.
5. Village Restudies –Development and Change in a Village Economy KRPLLD Multi disciplinary Research Programme Neitherlands Ministry of Development Co-operation, Centre for Development Studies, Thiruvanthapuram. (Under publication)
Research Publications
1. Gulbarga district-An economic analysis of a backward district economy”. Gulbarga University Research Journal Vol.I NO.1-1988.
2. District planning-An approach to Regional Development in Dr.Khan B.A. (ed). Regional planning and Economic development Avishkar-Jaipur-1988
3. Workers participation in Management in a Global perspective- Indian journal of labour economics, vol.34.no.4-1991.
4. Industrial Development in North karnataka in O.D. Heggade (ed) industrial development in India-Kanishka Publishers-1991.
5. Child labour in India in O.D. Heggade (ed) Industrial development in India-kanishka publishers-1991.
6. District planning-scope and implementation. Ramayan Prasad(ed) Decentralised Planning . Deep and Deep Publications, New-delhi-1991.
7. Development problems of scheduled tribes in karnataka jointly with Dr. M.S.kallur –conference volume, Indian Association for social research and action on social justice .march 1993,pp.1.13.
8. Dr. Ambedkar on Indian monitary system-J.S.Narayanrao et.el (ed) B.K.Ambedkar –His Relevance, Today, Gyan publishing House, New Delhi, Jan 1994,pp.57-63
9. Dr. Ambedkar’s views on industrialisation- A note Indian economic journal, conference volume bombay, feb 1994
10. Privatisation-some major issues: key note paper-papers and proceedings of XI Karnataka Economic Society conference at Bagalkot, march 16-1994.
11. Agricultural Finance in a Backward Region. The Asian Econonmic Review. Vol.XXXVI.no.1. April, 1994.
12. Industrial Development in Karnataka – Aspatial Analysis-Indian Economic Association-conference volume, The Karnataka Economy, Mysore. Dec 1994.
13. Economic development in H.K. Region –The future perspective-in Hiremath S.P.(ed) Hyderabad Karnataka region- A futurology seminar volume (to be published shortly).
14. Industrial Development in H.K.Region-Gulbarga University Research Journal vol.III no.3-7 Dec 1995.
15. District Industries centres and Rural Industrialisation A study sedme-Vol.xxii no.2.june 1995.
16. Privatisation some major issues-Gulbarga University Research Journal, Vol.IV NO.8 Dec 1996.
17. Regional development in H.K. Region. Silver Jubilee Souvenier Hyderabad Karnataka Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Gulbarga June, 1995.
18. “The need for foreign capital in economic development. A contribution to Kannada Encyclopedia of Development (to be published by Kannada University, Hampi)
19. Social infrastructure & human development in M.V.Srinivasagouda susheela subramanya (ed) “Infrasturucte development for economic growth” Deep and Deep publications New Delhi 1996.
20. “Transport development in karnataka- A Regional analysis in readings in transport geography-A regional perspective Devika publications New Delhi-1998.
21. Agricultural labour in a Backward region- Gulbarga University Research Journal vol.II no,2 1991.
22. Child labour in Gulbarga. The Indian Journal of Labour Economics conference volume-oct Dec.1997.p.893
23. Development of transport and communications in karnataka in Srinivasegoude M.V. and Susheela Subramanyan (ed) Regional development in Karnataka.
24. Child Labour in Urban Informal sector in Reddy. Y.S. (ed) Child Labour Anmol Publications New Delhi 1999.
25. Youth Unemployment in Karnataka Indian Journal of Labour Economics Vol. 43, No. 4 Oct-Dec-2000.Pp.725-735.
26. Hyderabad Karnataka –A region in Transition Deccan Herald Nov. 24 2000.
27. Economic Development in Hyderabad Karnataka Region Shri Vidhyadhar Guruji Felicitation volume. October 2000.
28. Human Development in a Backward Region- a micro View. Jnana Ganga Gulbarga University Research Journal Vol 4 No. 9-10, 2001 pp.11-34.
29. The Economic Reform and feminisation of Labour in Agriculture (along   with D.s. Gills) in Dong Sook s Gills and Piper Nicola (ed) Women and Work in Globalising Asia. Routledge, London Jan.2002.
30. Society, Economy and Women Empowerment in Modern Karnataka Papers and Proceedings of the 17th European Conference on Modern South Asian Studies University of Heidelburg Germany, September, 2002.
31. Development of Hyderabad Karnataka Region-(Kannada) Samyukta Karnataka Daily Kannada News Paper 7& 14th March 2005.
32. Human Development in India- Gender Issues –Papers and Proceedings of the South Zone workshop on Human Development Central University Hyderabad. June 24-25, 2004.
33. VISION 2020 of Rural India & Rural Hyderbad Karnataka –Theme Paper Vision 2020 Published by Chamber of Commerce September 2004.
34. Women in the third world- Gender Justice the realities, Deccan Herald 11th Oct. 2004.
35. Economic Survey and Railway Budget 2005 An Analysis –Yojana VOL.20 No.8 March 2005.
36. Women in the third world- Gender Justice and Equality- Deccan Herald & Hindu October 10, 2004.
37. Development of Dry Land Agriculture – Some Major Policy Issues –in Rasure K A (ed) Development of Dry Land Agriculture - Problems & prospects Nrupatunga college Sedam Gulbarga, March, 2005.
38. Globalisation Feminisation and Women Empowerment in K.S. Umadevi et el. Streeloka NMKRV Trust, Bangalore, 2005.
Membership of Professional Organizations
1. Life member-Indian Economic Association
2. Life member-Indian Institute of public administration.
3. Life member-Indian Society of Labour Economics.
4. Life Member-Karnataka Economic Association.
5. Life Member –Indian Society of Agricultural Economics.
6. Life Member Indian Association of Women’s Studies.
Seminars/Conferences/Workshops/Training Organized
1. A workshop on Women and Self help groups was organized in March – 2000 in collaboration with NABARD.
2. A seminar was jointly organized by the department with family planning association of India on women and reproductive health in September –2000.
3. A seminar was jointly organized by women’s studies department and ‘CHOWKI’ mangalore on ‘Globalisation and women’ in December –2000.
4. A state level seminar on women and law on March 11th 2001. This was sponsored by Karnataka Women Development Corporation.
5. A one day workshop was organized on Women and Empowerment of Gramsabha on 6th February 2002, jointly with local N.G.Os.
Seminars/Conferences/Workshops/Training Programmes (International)
1. Gender and Work in India –Impact of Globalization paper presented at the international workshop on women and work in Asia Copenhagen, Denmark, September 3-4, 1999.
2. Globalisation, Feminization and Women’s Right to Work Paper presented at International Conference on Human Rights Challenges For Women in 21st Century Organized by International Institute for Non –Alligned Studies Jan.13-14,2000 New Delhi.
3. Society, Economy and Women Empowerment in Modern Karnataka Paper presented at  17th European Conference on Modern South Asian Studies University of Heidelburg Germany  September 2002.
4. Presented a paper on Urban water Supply and sanitation – Public Private Partnership in a Developing Economy At Third International Conference on Environment And Health Organised at Madras University Madras December -2003.
5. Prof. Chaya Degaonkar participated in a Workshop on Karnataka Human Development Report–II organized by Planning Department and Centre for Multidisciplinary Research & Development at Dharwad 0n 23rd June 2004. Contributed to formulate indicators related to education and public participation.
6. Participated in Southern Regional Workshop on Women In Agriculture at Chennai Organized by NIPCCD New Delhi.
Seminars/Conferences (International)
1. ‘Globalisation and Women’s Work--The Indian scenario paper presented at the international workshop on women and work in Asia Copenhagen, Denmark, September 3-4,1999.
2. ‘Globalization, Feminization and Women’s Right to work Paper presented at International conference on Women and Human Rights –Challenges before 21st Century’ New Delhi January-2001.
3. Feminization of work –The Karnataka Experience Paper presented at Southern Regional Seminar of IAWS at NMKRV College, Bangalore - 29th & 30th November 2001.