Category Archives: Economic Modeling

Killing the goose that lays the golden eggs: Neglecting the country’s highest export earner

By Nimal Sanderatne Tea has been Sri Lanka’s highest export earner from the latter part of the nineteenth century and is still the country’s highest domestic value added export earner. Despite the paramount importance of tea for the economy, the … Continue reading

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AgMIP TOA-MD Workshop in Dubai

AgMIP workshop for regional teams on TOA-MD modeling was held in Dubai from 29th April to 3rd May 2013. The goal of the workshop was to review and build on the fast-track analysis to implement a complete climate impact assessment … Continue reading

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Meeting Dr. Anuruddha Kankanamge

Dr. Kankanamge of the Department of Economics at the University of Peradeniya has consented to support the work of AgMIP. He is particularly interested in market issues  in relation to the agricultural value chain. Staff of the AgMIP Econ team … Continue reading

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Meeting with Dr. Sahan Dissanayake

FECT Econ Team staff (Dumindu, Erandika and Lareef) and Dr. Anuruddha Kankanamge met with Prof. Sahan Dissanayake of Colby College on the 10th of January 2013 at the University of Peradeniya to discuss collaboration and contributions. Sahan had contributed to … Continue reading

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