Muttukrishna Sarvananthan

Point Pedro Institute of Development

Principal Researcher

'Shanthi Mahal'

Thambasetty, Puloly West

Point Pedro, Northern Province 40000

Sri Lanka

http://pointpedro.org

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Scholarly Papers (34)

1.

‘Terrorism’ or ‘Liberation’? Towards a Distinction: A Case Study of the Armed Struggle of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE)

Perspectives on Terrorism, 12 (2), pp.1-18, 2018
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 May 2018
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Civil War, Freedom Fighters, Liberation, LTTE, Sri Lanka, Tamil Tigers, Terrorism

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The Decay of University Education in Sri Lanka: A Rejoinder to the Performance Audit Report of the National Audit Office on Arts Education

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Mar 2022
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Academic/Intellectual fraud, higher education, plagiarism, predatory publications, public universities, Sri Lanka

Poverty in the Conflict Affected Region of Sri Lanka: An Assessment

2007, ‘Social and Economic Situation in the Conflict-Affected North and East’, Chapter 7 in Sri Lanka Poverty Assessment - Engendering Growth with Equity: Opportunities and Challenges, Washington, DC: The World Bank. ISBN: 978-955-8908-23-5
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Aug 2016
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Poverty, Sri Lanka, Ethnic Conflict, Civil War

Poverty in the Conflict Affected Region of Sri Lanka: An Assessment

Sarvananthan, Muttukrishna, 2009, “Poverty in the Conflict Affected Region of Sri Lanka: An Assessment”, Indian Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 41 No. 1, June, pp 103-121, Kolkata.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Jun 2015
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Conflict, Peace, Poverty, Regional Development, Sri Lanka

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In Pursuit of a Mythical State of Tamil Eelam: A Rejoinder to Kristian Stokke - A Long Distance Propagandist

Third World Quarterly, Vol. 28, No. 6, September 2007
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2016
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Tamil Eelam, LTTE, Kristian Stokke

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Anatomy of the Sovereign Insolvency of Sri Lanka

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Mar 2023
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Accountability, Central Bank of Sri Lanka, Corruption, IMF, Sovereign Default

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Chinese Lending to Sri Lanka: a Factual Cum 'Reality' Check: a Rejoinder to Umesh Moramudali and Thilina Panduwawala

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Mar 2023
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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China, Hambantota Port, Predatory Lending, Sovereign Default, Sri Lanka

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Has GSP Contributed to Poverty Reduction and Fostered ‘Sustainable Development’ in Sri Lanka?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2017
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan and Hewa Madihage Sanjeewanie
Point Pedro Institute of Development and Free University of Berlin (FUB), Students
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Apparel, Sri Lanka, EU GSP, Exports

8.

Poverty and Economic Policy in Sri Lanka: A Note

in CEPA/IMCAP/SLAAS (Ed), Poverty Issues in Sri Lanka: Towards New Empirical Insights, jointly published by the Centre for Poverty Analysis, IMCAP and Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Sciences, Colombo (2003)
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 18 Aug 2016
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Poverty, Economic Policy, Sri Lanka

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The Government Budget: A Critical Appraisal with Reference to Transparency and Accountability

Point Pedro Institute of Development, Working Paper 7
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Aug 2016
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Government Budget, Sri Lanka, Economic and Financial Governance

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Vocational Education and Training Plan and Strategy for the Northern Province of Sri Lanka

Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission, (2014), Vocational Education and Training Plan and Strategy for the Northern Province of Sri Lanka, Colombo, Sri Lanka, September
Number of pages: 118 Posted: 12 Aug 2016
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Informal Economy in the Conflict Region of Sri Lanka: An Exploration

Point Pedro Institute of Development, Working Paper 6
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Aug 2016
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Informal economy, Sri Lanka, Conflict, Civil War

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Conflict Time Economy of the North and East Province of Sri Lanka: An Introduction

Sarvananthan, Muttukrishna, 2004, “Conflict Time Economy of the North & East Province of Sri Lanka: An Introduction”, Indian Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 36 Nos.1&2, June, pp 53-72, Kolkata.
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2015
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Conflict, Eastern Province, Economy, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, economy

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The International Monetary Fund in Sri Lanka: A Critical Dialogue

Sarvananthan, Muttukrishna, 2002, 'The International Monetary Fund in Sri Lanka: A Critical Dialogue', Contemporary South Asia, Vol.11 No.1, March, pp77-87, Oxford
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 15 Aug 2016
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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The Pains of Labour in the Post-Civil War Development in the City of Jaffna, Northern Province, Sri Lanka

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 12 Aug 2016
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Jaffna, Sri Lanka, Labour, Post War Reconstruction and Development

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People's Verdict on Tsunami Recovery in Sri Lanka

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 29 Aug 2016
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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An Assessment of Narcotics Drugs Contraband Trade between India and Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 23 Nos.1&2, June-December 1999, pp 1-25
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 Sep 2015
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Contraband, Heroin, India, Narcotic Drugs, Sri Lanka

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Economic Freedom: The Path to Economic and Political Emancipation of the Conflict-Affected Region

Conflict Trends, No. 4, December 2009, Point Pedro Institute of Development Working Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2011
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Economic Freedom, Sri Lanka, Conflict

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Contraband Trade between India and Sri Lanka

Journal of Contemporary Asia, Vol. 31, No. 1, 2001, pp 31-56
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 Sep 2015
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Contraband Trade, India, Smuggling, Sri Lanka

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[The Imperative for Justiciability of Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights in Post-Civil War Sri Lanka

Sarvananthan, Muttukrishna, and Sivakaran, Navaratnam, 2020, “The Imperative for Justiciability of Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights in Post-Civil War Sri Lanka”, The Journal of Law, Social Justice & Global Development, 25, pp.46-59. DOI: 10.31273/LGD.2019.2504 https://www.lgdjournal.org/article
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Mar 2022
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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ESCR, Human Rights, Peace-building, Rights based Development, Sri Lanka, Transitional Justice.

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Critical Perspectives on Civil War and Economy in Sri Lanka

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Aug 2016
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Sri Lanka, Civil War, Economics of Conflict, Separate Economy

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Economy of Peace and Conflict in Sri Lanka

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 Aug 2016
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Sri Lanka, Conflict, Economy

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Contraband Trade and Unofficial Capital Transfers between Sri Lanka and India

Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. XXIX, No. 30, July 23, 1994, pp 1948-1956
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 01 Sep 2015
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Contraband Trade, India, Unofficial Capital Transfers, Sri Lanka

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Book Review- Piece of War: Narratives of Resilience and Hope, by Meha Dixit

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 04 May 2022
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Kashmir, Peace, Resilience, War

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Economic Imperative for Peace in Sri Lanka

Chapter 11 in Manas Chatterji and B.M. Jain, (2008), Conflict and Peace in South Asia: Contributions to Conflict Management, Peace Economics and Development, Volume 5, pp 171-184, Bingley (UK): Emerald Group Publishing Limited
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 18 Aug 2016
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Sri Lanka, Ethnic Conflict, Civil War, Economics of Conflict

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Impediments to Women in Post-Civil War Economic Growth in Sri Lanka

Sarvananthan, Muttukrishna, 2015, “Impediments to Women in Post-Civil War Economic Growth in Sri Lanka”, South Asian Journal of Human Resources Management, Special Issue on Gender (In)Equality in South Asia: Problems, Prospects and Pathways, Vol. 2 No. 1, June, pp 12-36
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2016
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Gender, Post-Civil War, Regional Economic Growth, Sri Lanka, Women

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Elusive Economic Peace Dividend in Sri Lanka: All that Glitters Is Not Gold

GeoJournal, Vol. 81. No.4, pp 571-596, 2016
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2016
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Economic Peace Dividend, Post Civi War Devlopment, Regional Development, Sri Lanka

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Children of War: Aspirations and Opportunities

Published by Point Pedro Institute of Development, “Maanicca Vasa” Thambasetty, Puloly West, Point Pedro, Sri Lankam, June 2006
Number of pages: 125 Posted: 17 Aug 2016
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Children, Sri Lanka, Conflict, Civil War

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A Mapping of Workers' Rights, Entitlements and Welfare in the Post-Civil War Northern Province of Sri Lanka

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Aug 2017
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Sri Lanka, Labour Rights, Northern Province, Post-War

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Fiscal Devolution: A Stepping Stone Towards Conflcit Resolution in Sri Lanka

Sarvananthan, Muttukrishna, 2012, Fiscal Devolution: A Stepping Stone Towards Conflict Resolution in Sri Lanka, South Asian Survey, Vol. 10 No.1, pp101-111
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2016
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Fiscal Devolution, Conflict Resolution, Sri Lanka

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Development Outcomes of Old and New Sources of International Development Finance in Sri Lanka

Journal of Developing Societies, 33 (4), 488-516.
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Jan 2019
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Epidemiology and Economics of COVID-19

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Jun 2024
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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COVID-19, Economics, Epidemiology, Pandemic

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Envisioning a Smart Resolution to Fishing Disputes between India and Sri Lanka

Maritime Affairs: Journal of the National Maritime Foundation of India, 13 (2), 2019
Posted: 19 Jan 2019
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development

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Dispute resolution; fishing; India; IUU; Sri Lanka

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Feminism, Nationalism, and Labour in Post-Civil War Northern Province of Sri Lanka

Muttukrishna Sarvananthan, Jeyapraba Suresh, and Anushani Alagarajah, 2017, “Feminism, nationalism, and labour in post-civil war Northern Province of Sri Lanka”, Development in Practice, 27 (1), 122-128.
Posted: 11 Feb 2017
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan, Jeyapraba Suresh and Anushani Alagarajah
Point Pedro Institute of Development, Eastern University, Sri Lanka and Point Pedro Institute of Development

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Feminsm, Nationalism, Labour, Sri Lanka, Gender, Post-Civil War

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Sri Lanka: Putting Entrepreneurship at the Heart of Economic Revival in the North, East, and Beyond

Contemporary South Asia, Vol. 19, No. 2, June 2011
Posted: 01 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2016
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development

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entrepreneurship, military enterprises, military peace, post-war economy, Sri Lanka

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 21
1.

Critical Perspectives on Conflict Resolution in Sri Lanka

Point Pedro Institute of Development, Working Paper 9
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 11 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2017
Muttukrishna Sarvananthan
Point Pedro Institute of Development
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Conflict Resolution, Sri Lanka, Armed Conflict, Ethnic Conflict & Civil War