Gulbarga University
Year of establishment:1980-81
Gulbarga - 585 106, Karnataka State - India
Department of P.G. Studies and Research in Economics
Dr. Vasudev Sedam H.
Professor and Chairperson
Department of P.G. Studies and Research in Economics
Jnana Ganga, Gulbarga University
Gulbarga - 585 106 Karnataka, India
E-mail:ecosedam@yahoo.com,
ecosedam@sify.com
Tel No.: +91 8472-263274 (O)
+91 8472-245633 (Fax)
Residence
Jyoti Nivas, H.No.1-2817, Sarswatipura
Kusnoor Road
Gulbarga - 585 105 Karnataka, India
Tel No.: +91 8472 245245 (R)
+91 9449045242 (Cell)
Date of Birth: 15.01.1956
Academic Qualifications: M.A., Ph.D.

M.A.

Karnataka University, Dharwad

1979

Ph.D.

Gulbarga University, Gulbarga

Topic : An Economics Analysis of Finance and Functions of Zilla Parishad, Gram Panchayats, Panchayat Samithis and Local Governments in Gulbarga District of Karnataka State.

1992

Areas of Specialization

Taxation

Teaching Experience
1. P.G. Center Gulbarga, Karnataka Univesity, Dharwad 05.09.1979 to 07.03.1980 full time contract basis
2. U.G. Two years, Govt. Degree College, Yadagir as a local candidate 1980-82
3. P.G. Gulbarga University, Gulbarga 26 years since June 1982
Administrative Experience
1. Worked as a Warden and Chief Warden for the University Hostels for five years from 1992 to 1997
2. Served as a Student Welfare Officer (SWO) for two years from 2000 to 2002
3. Assumed the Charge of NSS Coordinator (In Charge) of Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 31st July to 4th December, 2003.
4. Chairman, Dept. of Women's Studies, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga for two years (2008-2010) assumed charge on 13.03.2008
Research Guidance

Doctor of Philosophy

Sl.No.

Name of the student

Title of the Thesis

   Year

1. Devendrappa Madari The Economics of Urban Water Supply in Karnataka and Maharastra : A Comparative Study of Gulbarga and Solapur Cities. 2002
2. T.R. Chandrasekharaiah Barriers to the Development of Dry land Farming (DLF) in a Backward Regions: A Case Study of Bellary District. 2003
3. Yallappa S. Vaggi Tourism and Economic Development in Karnataka : A Case Study of Bijapur District 2007

Master of Philosophy

Sl.No.

Name of the student

Title of the Thesis

   Year

1. Suresh M. Marketing of Agricultural Produce in Gulbarga District 1996
2. Rasool Sab Problems and Prospects of Small Scale industries in Raichur District 1996
3. Devendrappa M. Problems and Prospects of Cement Industries : A Case Study of Gulbarga District 1997
4. Srikant Patil An Economic Impact of Industrial Pollution in Karnataka 2000
5. Kailasbabu Marketing Tur and Turdal in Gulbarga District 2002
6. Md. Younus Agricultural Modernization and Producting : A Case Study of Raichur District 2002
7. Kanyakumari Absenteeism in Vasavadatta Cement Industry : A Study 2003
8. Sharappa Saidapur An Economic Evaluation of the Impact of Ganga Kalyan Yojana: A Case Study of Gulbarga District. 2004
9. Ramesh Pote Irrigation and Economic Development in Karnataka State: A Study of Bijapur District 2008
Books Published
1. Bharatadalli Grahakar Rakshane (Kannada), Prasaranga, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga
2. Mahila Abhirvuddiyalli DWCRA Yojane (Kannada), Prasaranga, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga
3. Chanakya (Kannada) (Collection of published Economics related Articles, selected under Raja Ram Mohan Roay Library Foundation (RRRLF), Kolkata by the Central Library, Govt. of Karnataka)
4. Mouna Matadidaga (Collection of Poems Kannada) (Collection of published Economics related Articles, selected under Raja Ram Mohan Roay Library Foundation (RRRLF), Kolkata by the Central Library, Govt. of Karnataka)
5. Abhijnana (Collection of Poems Kannada) (Collection of published Economics related Articles, selected under Raja Ram Mohan Roay Library Foundation (RRRLF), Kolkata by the Central Library, Govt. of Karnataka)
6. Shookshma Arthshastra for P.G. Course Students. (Under Publication)
7. Karmika Arthashastra for P.G. Course Students. (Under Publication)
8. Trishanku (Collection of Poems Kannada), (Under Publication)
Research Publications
1. Staliya Sarakarada Artashastra : Vandu Chintane, Yojana, 1988 (GOI), Bangalore
2. Economics of Local Self Govt. Khadi Gramodyoga, The Journal of Rural Economy, 1989, Mumbai
3. Problems and Prospects of Cement Industries in Hyderabad Karnataka Region- A Study of Gulbarga
4. An Economic Impact of Industrial Pollution in Bidar District of Karnataka - A Case Study, Environmental Managements and Pollution Control, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga 2003
5. An Economic Analysis of Urban Water Supply and Urban Environmental Related Health in Gulbarga and Solapur Cities of Karnataka and Maharashtra State, Environmental Management and Pollution Control, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga 2003
6. Theoretical Discussion on committees on Social Service Under GATTs, Seminar Volume, Karnataka University, Dharwad 2006
7. General Agreement on Trade in Services, Globalization and WTO; (Ed.), Saball Talwar, 2006
8. Ganga Kalyan Yojane - Ondu Avalokana, Samyukta Karnataka (Kannada Daily News Paper) Spl. Edition, 12.10.2006.
9. Liberalization, Fiscal Deficit and Economic Development in India, 'WTO and Economic Reform' Serials Publications (Ed.) Soball Talwar.
10. Environmental Concerns in Agriculture: A Factor Product and Factor-Factor Analysis, Environmental and Economic Development, Serials Publications, New Delhi, 2007.
11. Agricultural Development and Growth in Karnataka: Some Contours for Better Policy Perspective, Rural Karnataka (Ed.) Jayasheels, Serials Publications, New Delhi, 2007
Membership of Professional Organizations
1. Life Member of Indian Economic Association (IEA)
2. Life Member of Indian Society of Labour Economics (ISLE)
3. Member of Karnataka Economic Association (KEA)
4. Member of Indian Society of Ecological Economics
Summer Courses
1. Attended Summer Course on 'Methodology of Rural Social Research' held at National Institute of Rural Development (NIRD), Hyderabad, June 4th to 23rd 1984
2. Participated and successfully completed four week course on 'American Civilization' organized by American Studies Research Center (ASRC), Hyderabad, May 2nd to 27th, 1988
Refresher Courses
1. Attended Refresher Course (UGC Sponsored) in Economics at Gokhale Insitute, Pune. September 7th to 26th, 1992.
2. Attended Refresher Course (UGC Sponsored) in Economics at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, February 27th to March 19th, 2003.
Training Programmes
1. Participated as a Chief Warden of the University hostels in the UGC sponsored training programme on 'Management of University Hostels' organised by Kaktiya University, Warangal, August 22nd & 31st, 1994.
National Level Seminars Attended
1. Participated in the National seminar on 'Higher Education in India' and presented a paper entitled 'Is the expenditure on education justified? some thoughts' organised by Indian International Centre, New Delhi, September 29th & 30th 1997.
2. Participated in two days National Level Seminar on 'Shiva Sharana's as social, political and Economic Thinkers and Jurisprudence and also proponents of Systems and Concept' held at Sharanabasaveshwar Education Society, Gulbarga, March 31st to April 1st, 1998
3. Attended Seminar on 'Programme on Financial Management Stock Market Investment, Income Tax and Preview of Bullet Proff Management' and chaired a session The Impact of Economic Indicators on Stock Market organised by Sharanabasaveshwar Education Society, Gulbarga on 1st August, 1998.
4. Participated and presented views in the two days UGC sponsored National Level Seminar on 'Preparing Indian Banking Industry for 21st Century' held at Sharanabasaveshwar Education Society, Gulbarga, January 31st to February 1st 1999.
5. Attended Seminar on Dr. B.R. Ambedkar and review of Indian Constitution' at Ambedkar Chair, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from April 18th to 19th 2001.
6. Participated in the two days National Seminar on 'Relevance of Dr.B.R. Ambedkar's Economic thoughts for the present times' organised by the Ambedkar Chair, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga on 15th & 16th February, 2001.
7. Participated in the Seminar on 'Liberalization and Backward Regions: Today and Feature' organised by the Dept. of Economics, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga
State Level Seminars Attended
1. Participated in the State Level Swadeshi Vichar Varga and Seminar on 'Swadeshi Economics and Science' and presented a paper on 'Swadeshi Economics' held at Gulbarga on 13th, 14th and 15th April, 2001.
2.

Attended one day Seminar on 'Environmental Management and Pollution Controls on Febuary 18th 2003 at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga and published two research articles in the Seminar volume

1. An Economic Impact of Industrial Pollution in Bidar District, Karnataka - A Case Study (with Sri. Srikant Y. Patil)

2. An Economic Analysis of Urban water supply and urban Environmental related health problems in Gulbarga and Solapur Cities of Karnataka and Maharastra State - A comparative Study (with Dr. Devendrappa M. Madari).

National Workshops
1. Participated in the two days workshop on Rural Development and presented a research proposal on 'Agriculture and Rural Development' organised by Institute of Applied Social Sciences, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga on 24th & 25th July, 1993
2. Attended the UGC National Workshop on 'Human Rights Education' held at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 15th to 21st December, 1998.
3. Attended National Workshop on 'Integrated Academic' held at Jnana Ganga Campus, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga on 26th & 27th, 2001.
4. Attended the UGC Workshop on 'Children Code Bill 2000' organised by Gulbarga University, Gulbarga on 23rd January, 2002.
AIR Talks
1. Both Kannada and English Speeches and Self Composed poems in Kannada were broadcasted by All India Radio, Gulbarga
2. Roopak on 'Mitakshara' (Vijnaneshwar) Broadcasted by All India Radio, Gulbarga
Extension Lectures Delivered
1. 'Gramina Abhivruddiyalli Yuvakara Patra'
2. 'Bharatadalli Grahakara Rakshane (Book published by Prasaranga, GUG)
3. 'Mahila Abhivruddiyalli DWACRA Yojane' (Book published by Prasaranga, GUG)