Amala de Silva

DPhil,MA(Sussex),BA Honours (Colombo)

Professor

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+94 11 215 8462

Current Teachings
Public Finance
Macroeconomics
Advanced Macroeconomics
Poverty Analysis
Gender Economics

Research Interests
Health and Poverty
Gender
Costing of health Systems and diseases
Inequality

Publications

1.Joint Editor: Development Perspectives: Growth and Equity in Sri Lanka, A Festschrift in honour of W.D. Lakshman, 2008, (Joint Editor) Colombo: Department of Economics, University of Colombo

2.Review of Costing Studies in Sri Lanka 1990-2004 (co-authors S.M Samarage and Aparnaa Somanathan), 2007 National Macroeconomics and Health Commission publication

3.Overview of the Health Sector, 2004 in Economic Policies in Sri Lanka (A festschrift in honour of Gamini Corea) ed. Saman Kelegama, Sage Publications, New Delhi

4.Investing in Maternal Health: Learning from Malaysia and Sri Lanka (co-authored – multiple authors), 2003 Human Development Network, Health, Nutrition and Population Series, World Bank, Washington, 2003