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Agricultural economist

Chinnachamy Ramasamy, Indian agricultural economist. Recipient D.K. Desai award, 1997, 2003, Tamil Nadu Scientist award, 2001, Higher Education and Development award, 2004.

Background

Ramasamy, Chinnachamy was born on June 26, 1947 in Dindigul, Tamil Nadu, India.

Education

Student, Agricultural College and Research Institute, Coimbatore, India, 1969. Master of Science in Agricultural Economics, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, India, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, 1980.

Career

Professor agricultural economics Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, India, 1988—1995, vice chancellor, 2002—2005. Head department agricultural economics Agricultural College, Madurai, India, 1995—1997. Director Center Agricultural and Rural Development Studies, 1997—2002.

Member planning commission Government Tamil Nadu, Chennai, India, since 2005.