Dr. P.D.C.S. Dharmadasa
Senior Lecturer (Grade II)
PhD (Japan), Msc. (Japan), B.A. (Peradeniya)

Contact Details

Office: +94112914488 / +94112903903 (Ext. 827)

Mobile: +9476 4699 678

Email: champikas@kln.ac.lk / champikarifky@gmail.com

Research Interest

Monetary Policy, Fiscal Policy, International Trade and Finance, Economic growth




Dharmadasa Champika., Nakanishi, Makoto. (2017). Money Demand in Sri Lanka: a Co-integration Analysis. Prof. Ratnayake Felicitation Journal, Saga University Economic Association.

Dharmadasa, Champika, (2014). Econometric Analysis of the Impact of Money Supply on the Sri Lankan Economy. Saga University Economic Review, Vol. 47, No. 3: pp. 99-138.

Dharmadasa, Champika, (2013). Monetary Policy Influence and the Uncovered Interest Rate Parity: the case of Sri Lanka. Saga University Economic Review, Vol. 46, No. 4: pp. 23-44.

 Dayaratna Banda, O.G., Dharmadasa, P. D. C. S. (2008). Pro Poor Growth. Prof. Thilakarathne Memorial Volume, University of Perandeniya, Sri Lanka.

 Dharmadasa, P. D. C. S. (2008). Plantation Sector welfare and the Budget 2008. People’s Bank Economic Review, Vol.33, No.10-12: pp 20-21.


Conference Proceedings

 Dharmadasa, Champika (2014). Effectiveness and the Transmission Mechanism of Monetary Policy: the case of Sri Lanka. Conference Proceeding, 13th International Conference of the Japan Economic Policy Association (JEPA 2014), November 8 -9, (Meiji University – Tokyo, Japan)

 Dharmadasa, Champika (2013). Exchange Rate and Interest Rate Linkage: The Validity of Uncovered Interest Parity (UIP) in Sri Lanka. Conference Proceeding, Finance and Economic Conference of Lupcon Center for Business Research, July 4- 6, 2013, Frankfurt am Main (Germany).

 Dharmadasa, Champika., Nakanishi, M. (2013). Demand for Money in Sri Lanka: ARDL Approach to Co-integration. Conference Proceeding, 3rd International Conference on Humanities, Geography and Economics (ICHGE'2013) January 4-5, 2013 Bali (Indonesia): pp.143-147.


Scholarships and Awards

 Japanese Government Scholarship (MEXT) for PhD. in Economics, 2012

 Japanese Government Scholarship (MEXT) for MSc. in Economics, 2008

 Commonwealth Scholarship for Distance Learning in MSc. in Sustainable Development, Imperial College, London, 2007

 University Award for Academic Excellence, 2005 - University of Peradeniya


Professional Memberships

Member of Sri Lanka Economic Association – Sri Lanka

Member of JASSO Alumni - Japan

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