Dr. Cyril George

Personal Details

Name:                                       Dr. Cyril George
Nationality:                              Indian
Gender :                                    Male
Date of Birth :                          16/03/1981
Designation :                            Assistant Professor
                                                   Postgraduate Department of Economics
                                                   St. Aloysius College (University of Calicut)
                                                   Elthuruth, Trichur, Kerala 680611
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Present Address :                   Varamattathil (House) Santhipuram Peruva P.O. Kottayam – 686610
E mail :                                     cyrilsg08@gmail.com
Phone :                                     Mob: 8289807446


Educational Qualifications

M.A.- M.G. University
M.Phil – University of Kerala
Ph.D – University of Kerala (Thesis Title- Disabled Population: Space in a Dynamic Labour Market Setting)

Educational Qualifications

Public Finance, Labour Economics, Macro Economics, Financial Market

Teaching/Research Experience

1. Worked as a Scientist A (Economics) at Rubber Board (under the Ministry of Commerce), Kottayam, Kerala from 18th January 2012 to July 12th 2012
2. Worked as an Assistant Professor (FIP vacancy) at St.Aloysius College, Thrissur, Kerala, from 2nd August 2010 to 17th January 2012
3. Five Years of working experience as a Faculty Member at ICFAI National College (MBA), Thrissur from June 1, 2004 to July 31st, 2009
4. Worked as a Research Assistant in an evaluative study on ‘BRGF in Palakkad and Wayanad’ sponsored by Kerala Institute for Local Administration (KILA), Thrissur. (January 2010-11)
5. Three years of research experience as a Project Fellow (2000-2003) in a UGC funded project entitled “Coastal Zone Management in Kerala -a study of Political Economy of Sustainable Development” at the School of Industrial Fisheries of Marine Science, Cochin University of Science and Technology

Research Papers/Articles

1. ‘Macroeconomic Perspective of Rupee Depreciation in India’, Asian Journal of Research in Business Economics and Management’, (ISSN: 2250-1673), pp.35-37, Vol. IV, Issue-II, February, 2014
2. ‘Critical Evaluation of Backward Region Fund in Kerala’, Asian Journal of Research in Social Sciences & Humanities, (ISSN: 2250-1665), pp.36-42. Vol.III, Issue-IV, April 2013. (with Martin Patrick)
3. ‘Prevention or cure? It is all about a development strategy of South Asia’, International Journal of South Asian Studies, (ISSN 0974 – 2514), pp.130-143, Jan-June, 2011
4. ‘A Study on Tourists Satisfaction Level with a Reference to Kerala, The God’s Own Country’, International Journal of Marketing and Management Research, (ISSN: 2229-6883), pp.103-116, April, 2011


1. Disabled Population and the Status of Labour Market Participation’ in Dr.M.K.Saralamma and Dr.Manju S.Nair edited ‘Development vs Deprivation in the era of globalization published by Sonali Publications, New Delhi, ISBN: 978-81-8411-330-3, 2011
2. Disability in Gender Perspective: A Study on Kerala vis-à-vis India’ published in Journal of Kerala Studies Vol.XXXVII, ISSN 0377-0443, December, 2010.

Seminar Papers (National/International)

1. The Disabled: Labour Market Participation in India and in Kerala, paper presented at an International Conference on “Development Vs Deprivation in the Era of Globalisation”, organized by the Department of Economics, University of Kerala on 14th and 15th December 2009
2. Rural- Urban Difference in the Education: A Case Study of Kottayam District, paper presented in the National Seminar organized by Dr. P.J.Thomas Centre for Social Science Research, St. Tomas College, Pala on 24th and 25th August 2006
3. Employment Status of the People with disabilities: A Comparison between India and Kerala, paper presented in the Kerala Development Congress held at Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala from 11th to 14th February 2011
4. Employment of the Physically Challenged: An Enquiry into the Nature and Determinant, paper presented in the Conference on American Studies organized by St. Tomas College, Pala in association with U.S. Consulate, Chennai held on 27th and 28th July 2011
5. Discrimination Against Disabled Women: India Kerala Comparison, paper presented in the National Conference on “Women and Development” organized by Centre for Women’s Studies, Mangalore University on March 21st and 22nd 2012
6. Interventions Programmes for the Disabled in Kerala: An Analysis of Outreach and Effectiveness, paper presented in the National Seminar on “Inclusive Growth and Indian Economy: Twenty Years of Liberalisation”, organized by the Department of Economics, Bishop Moore College in Collaboration with the Department of Economics, University of Kerala during 19th and 20th September 2012
7. Health: Challenges in Kerala, paper presented in the National Seminar on “Kerala Economy: Issues, Challenges, and Prospects”, organized by K.N.M. Government Arts and Science College, Kanjiramkulam, Thiruvananthapuram on 5th and 6th February 2013
8. Nature and Determinants of the Employment of Disabled Labour Force in Kerala, paper presented in the National Seminar on Changing Nature of Labour Market and Employment Relations in Kerala: Issues and Challenges, organized by Department of Economics, St. Paul’s College, Kalamassery on 20th and 21st August 2013
9. Labour Market Status of the Disabled Workers in the Post Liberalised Era in Kerala, paper presented in the National Seminar on Emerging Challenges and Prospects of 20 Years of Economic Reforms in India, organized by Department of Economics, Government College Kattappana on 31st October and 1st November 2013
10. Differently Abled Persons and Effectiveness of Social Security Measures, Paper Presented in Kerala Vikasana Sangamam, organized by Kerala Shastra Saahithya Parishathu on 16th and 17th November 2013.