Taruna Shalini Ramessur-Seenarain
Lecturer, University of Technology Mauritius
T. Shalini Ramessur-Seenarain is a lecturer at the University of Technology Mauritius (UTM) and maintains an interest in public economics, econometrics and general equilibrium modelling. She is currently doing her MPhil/PhD on Trade Liberalisation and Poverty Alleviation. She has a first class degree honours in Economics and holds an MSc in Applied Economics. As far as collaborative research is concerned, she has been working on a project for UNPD on FDI and Tourism with a team of UTM staffs. Be it at the national or international level, she has participated in various workshops, seminars and presented papers at conferences. Currently she is working as research leader for Mauritius on a research project for LOG-IN Africa [Local Governance and ICTs Research Network for Africa], which is an emergent pan-African network of researchers and research institutions from nine countries, one of them being Mauritius.
Focus: Economy, Poverty, Trade,
Last Updated: Nov 10, 2006