Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Ongoing Details

Agriculture: Sustainability, Productivity and Profitability

Project Leader: Ashok Gulati
Research Team: Yamini Gupt, Samraj Sahay and Rohin Nautiyal
Commencement: April 2016

Funded by: Monsanto Holdings Private Ltd

This project will conduct research in agricultural policies and adjacent disciplines to provide insights on measures that can make agriculture in India sustainable, productive and profitable for farmers. The objective is to provide policy suggestions to industry, stakeholders in agriculture and the government. Innovations in policies and technologies to promote sustainable agriculture such as precision farming will be studied in detail and the focus will be on three case studies Punjab (rice cultivation), Maharashtra (sugarcane cultivation) and Tamil Nadu (cultivation of bananas).



  • 19 Apr
    Vacancy: Research Associate/Consultant (Climate Change and Sustainable Development)"Apply here"
  • 11 Jan
    Vacancy: 7 motivated researchers for its large Agri-programme"led by Dr. Ashok Gulati, Chair Professor Agriculture, ICRIER Apply here"
  • 05 Aug
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