Professor M.M. Gunatilake
B.A., M.A., Ph.D. (Professor in Economics)

Contact Details

Office: +94112914488

Mobile: +94718228011


Teaching Interests

Intermediate Microeconomics, Advanced Microeconomics, Mathematics for Economics

Research Interests

Development Economics: Rural Economy, Food security.

Selected recent publications

Gunatilake M.M. (2016) “Precautionary Savings and Social Safety Net: An Empirical Study on Rural   Households in Sri Lanka”, International Journal of Research in Social Sciences, Vol.6 (10) PP. 515-523.

Wasantha Premarathne and M.M. Gunatilake (2016). “Consumer Adoption of Internet Banking in Sri Lanka”, International Journal of Advanced Research, 4 (11), PP. 758-765.

Gunatilake M.M. (2015) Drought and Household Food Security in Rural Sri Lanka. International Journal of Scientific Research and Innovative Technology, Vol.2, No.7. PP.78-86.

Gunatilake M.M. (2012) “Coping strategies of Vulnerable Farm Households in Developing Countries: A Review of Literature” in Issues in Development, Herath Madana Bandara (eds), Stamford Lake, Pannipitiya, PP-274-300.

Scholarships and Fellowships

Commonwealth (Split-site) Doctoral Scholarship, Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge, UK, 2002- 2003.

IAS (Prowse) Fellowship, Van Mildert College, University of Durham, UK. 2010.

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