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Select list of studies /publications by

Prof. Anil K. Gupta

Centre for Management in Agriculture, Indian Institute of Management

Vastrapur, Ahmedabad-380015

1979-2008

A. Theme: Innovations at Grassroots, Administrative Innovations, Educational Innovations, Business Incubation

A1. G2G - Grassroots to Global: The Knowledge Rights of Creative Communities, keynote lecture to be delivered at Globalization and Justice Conference, Seattle University, USA, February 21, 2008 Click here to see the full document

A2. What can we learn from green grassroots innovators: Blending reductionist and holistic perspectives for sustainability science, Lecture to be delivered at Centre for International Development, Harvard’s Sustainability Science Program, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA on February 25, 2008 Click here to see the full document

A3. Is a just system also fair? Traversing the domain of knowledge, institutions, culture and ethics. Published in “Who Owns Knowledge? Knowledge and the Law” (Eds. Nico Stehr and Bernd Weiler), London, Transaction Publishers, 2008, p.87 – 97, presented at the International Conference on Is Knowledge Justiciable? Essen, Germany, 21 – 23 March, 2005, IIMA W.P.No: 2006-04-05 Click here to see the full document

A4. Breeding, benefits and bridges with modern science: Giving innovative farmers their due, Paper presented at the Second Session of the Governing Body of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, Rome, 29 October 2007 Click here to see the full document

A5. Towards an inclusive innovation model for sustainable development, Paper presented at the Global Business Policy Council of A.T. Kearney - Dubai Retreat, December 9 – 11, 2007 Click here to see the full document

 

A6. Can protecting intellectual property rights be of any consequence for poor people? in India's Liberalization Experience: Hostage to the WTO?, (Eds. Rajiv Kumar, Bibek Debroy & Suparna Karmakar), forthcoming publication from ICRIER, New Delhi, 2007 Click here to see the full document

A7. From Farmers’ First to Labourers’ First: Why do we still know so little? Presented at the Workshop on Farmer First Revisited: Farmer Participatory Research and Development Twenty Years on, 12-14 December 2007, Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex, London Click here to see the full document
A8. (With Arul George) Building capacity at community level for protecting the intellectual property rights in genetic resources and associated knowledge systems and cultural expressions, presented in the roundtable on Building Community Capacity: A Roundtable on Practical Initiatives on Intellectual Property and Traditional Cultural Expressions, Traditional Knowledge and Genetic Resources, organised by WIPO, Geneva, 10-12 December 2007, Geneva Click here to see the full document

 

A9. Conundrum of Creativity, compensation, conservation in India: How can intellectual property rights help grassroots innovators and traditional knowledge holders, published in Biodiversity and the Law: Intellectual Property, Biotechnology and Traditional Knowledge (Ed.Charles R.McManis), London, Earthscan, 2007, Chapter 22, p.327-353 Click here to see the full document
A10. Harnessing Community and Individual Knowledge in Plant Genetic Resources Management: Crop, Conservation, Creativity and Collaboration, Paper prepared for presentation at the National Scientific Symposium on “Search for New Genes” on 1st September 2006 at NASC in New Delhi. Published in “Search for New Genes” (Eds. V.L.Chopra, R.P.Sharma, S.R.Bhat and B.M.Prasanna), 2007 New Delhi, Academic Foundation,p.311-323. Click here to see the full document

A11. Learning from creative people: Scouting and Documentation of Grassroots Innovations and Traditional Knowledge, paper presented at the GLOBAL GIAN: Building Global Value Chain around Green Grassroots Innovations and Traditional Knowledge, Tianjin - China, May 31-June 2, 2007 Click here to see the full document

A12. Grassroots to Global: Online Incubation of Grassroots
Innovations, keynote lecture delivered at 10th MIT $100K Global Startup Workshop in Trondheim, Norway on 28th March 2007 Click here to see the full document

A13. Knowledge based empowerment of local bodies: Generating entrepreneurial approach to development, presented at the National Colloquium on Decentralisation in Rural Governance, organised by the Administrative Reforms Commission, 1-2 March 2007, Delhi, published in The Radical Humanist, Vol71,No.2, May 2007, p. 15 – 17. Click here to see the full document

A14. Scaling up sustainable agricultural innovations by small farmers and artisans, A presentation from Honey Bee Network and National Innovation Foundation at Ministry of Agriculture and ICAR, Delhi , March 2007 Click here to see the full document

A15. Conserving, augmenting and sharing water: Towards a green Gujarat, presented at the Conference on Contributions of Water Resources Management in Overall Development of Gujarat, 12 January 2007, Ahmedabad Click here to see the full document

 

A16. Indigenous knowledge: Ways of knowing, feeling and doing, mimeo, Click here to see the full document

A17. From Sink to Source: The Honey Bee Network documents indigenous knowledge and innovations in India, in innovations / Summer 2006, www. mitpress.mit.edu/innovations, p. 49 – 66. Click here to see the full document

A18. Innovations, institutions and involvement: Socio ecological crisis and insurgency in marginal environments, presented at the seminar on Civil Society and Democratic Space in South Asia, in Delhi on 12th January 2006, IIMA W.P. No.2006-04-03 Click here to see the full document

A19. Is longer, faster, stronger, smarter life also the happier? Reflections on slower, sustainable and more inclusive life experience, Paper prepared for presentation at the World Forum on Tomorrow’s People: The Challenges of Technologies for Life Extension and Enhancement, March 14-17, 2006 Said Business School, University of Oxford, IIMA W.P.No. 2006-04-04 Click here to see the full document

A20. Ethical issues in accessing people's knowledge and innovations for developing low cost health technologies, paper prepared for presentation at the IV International Congress of Ethnobotany (ICEB), Istanbul, August 21 – 26, 2005, published in the Proceedings of the ICEB 2005 (Ed. Z.Fusun Ertug), November 2006. Click here to see the full document

A21. Transforming Indian villages through innovations, knowledge network and entrepreneurship: Dealing with the bottom of the pyramid or tip of the iceberg, Lecture delivered at the Convention on Transforming Villages into Vibrant and Prosperous Entities-Innovative Strategies, organized by the Lucknow Management Association, Lucknow, on 24th October 2005, published in Lucknow Management Association Convention Journal (Eds., M.Akbar and Jabir Ali), Vol.1, No.1, 2005, Addendum, p.1-7. .Click here to see the full document

A22. Innovations for making small enterprises competitive: Overtaking China, lecture delivered at the Ludhiana Management Association, organised by Department of Business Management, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, on 19th October 2005 Click here to see the full document

A23. Dialogue on Design, Diversity and Development: Learning from Grassroots Innovators, keynote presentation made at Philips Design Symposium in Eindhoven, The Netherlands, on 20th September 2005 Click here to see the full document

A24. Indigenous knowledge and innovations for managing resources, institutions and technologies sustainably: A case of agriculture, medicinal plants and biotechnology. Paper contributed for presentation at the Seminar on IBSA Seminar on Economic Development and Social Equity, August 2-4, 2005 at Rio, Brazil Click here to see the full document

A25. (With R.A.Mashelkar) Women and Formal and Informal Science, IIMA Working Paper No.2005-05-02, May 2005, published in History of Science, Philosophy and Culture in Indian Civilisation (General Editor: D.P.Chattopadhyaya), Volume IX Part 3, Women of India: Colonial and Post-colonial Periods (ed. Bharati Ray), New Delhi, Sage Publications India Pvt Ltd., Chapter 10, p. 208 – 235. Click here to see the full document

A26. If Technology is like word, Institutions are like Grammar: Institutional context of technological innovations and knowledge systems at grassroots. Paper originally prepared for EU supported project on Knowledge Network for Augmenting Grassroots Innovations and presented at the International Conference on Biodiversity: Science and Governance, January 26, 2005, UNESCO, Paris. Click here to see the full document

A27. Local Knowledge: Global Institutions: Why should local experts disclose their knowledge to institutional experts? Paper presented at the Workshop on Biodiversity being organized by IDDRI as a part of International Conference on Biodiversity in Paris, 27th January 2005. Click here to see the full document

A28. Agricultural Education for Entrepreneurship, Excellence and Environmental Sustainability: Agenda for Innovation and Change, Lecture delivered at the IAUA Convention on “Quality of Agricultural Education in the context of National and International Commitments,” on 12th January 2005 at the Directorate of Extension Education, CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar 125 004 Click here to see the full document

A29. Harnessing Wisdom for Managing Watersheds: Honey Bee Perspective on Innovations, Institutions and Policies for Marginal Environments, IIMA Working Paper No.2004-07-02, July 2004 -- N88 Click here to see the full document

A30. Learning from green grassroots innovators: How does a tail wag the dog? Keynote lecture presented at the International Conference on Innovations in Technology and Governance, organized by The Ash Institute of Democratic Governance and Innovation and the Science, Technology and Public Policy Programme at John F Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Cambridge, 30 – 31 October, 2003 Click here to see the full document

A31. Rethinking incentives or redefining property rights: Conserving, augmenting, innovating and diffusing agrobiodiversity – a perspective of grassroots inventors and innovators. Paper prepared for presentation at the Symposium on Food Security and Biodiversity on 16th October 2003 at Basel, Switzerland Click here to see the full document

A32. Honey Bee Network: Giving Visibility, Voice and Voluntary Platform to Green Grassroots Innovators and Traditional Knowledge Holders, presented at ICT Development Forum, Petersburg, Germany, May 21, 2003 Click here to see the full document

A33. Mobilizing Grassroots’ technological Innovations and Traditional Knowledge, values and institutions: Articulating Social and Ethical Capital, published in the Futures Volume 35, Issue 9, November 2003, Pages 975 - 987 Click here to see the published version of the paper

A34. Technological innovations for revitalising small scale and tiny sector: Need for a bold initiative - A note submitted to Finance Minister for budget 2003-04 Click here to see the full document

A35. Value chain augmentation for grassroots innovations making India innovative, note submitted to Finance Minister at the pre budget consultation meeting, January 9, 2002 – N 137 Click here to see the full document

A36. Framework for rewarding indigenous knowledge in developing countries: Value chain for grassroots innovations, Paper presented at WTO Expert Committee, 3 September 2001 -- N 132 Click here to see the full document

A37. (With Riya Sinha) Contested Domains, Fragmented Spaces: rights, responsibilities and rewards for conserving biodiversity and associated knowledge systems, Presented at International Conference of MAB UNESCO on Biosphere Reserve, IFRI. Dehradun, 22-25, Feb 2001, published in Traditional Ecological Knowledge for Managing Biosphere Reserves in South and Central Asia (Eds., P.S.Ramakrishnan, R.K.Rai, R.P.S.Katwal and S.Mehndiratta), Delhi, Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. Pvt. Ltd., 2002, p. 161-181. Click here to see the full document -- N 125

A38. Rethinking priorities for Science and Technology policy for augmenting grassroots innovations: A pre-budget submission to the Finance Minister, 2001 -- N 136 Click here to see the full document

A39. Financing tiny and small sector technological innovations: A pre-budget submission to the Finance Minster, 2000 -- Click here to see the full document -- N 135

A40. Rewarding Traditional Knowledge and Contemporary Grassroots Creativity: The Role of Intellectual Property Protection, Paper presented at a seminar at Kennedy School, Harvard University, Boston, May 2000 Click here to see the full document - N 116

A41. Transforming Developmental Options for Knowledge-rich, Economically-poor people: From Grassroots Innovations to Global Space, paper presented at the UNESCO-ACEID Conference in Bangkok during December 12-15, 2000 Click here to see the full document

A42. Fishing in the ‘Troubled’ Waters: Recognizing, Respecting, and Rewarding Local Ecological Knowledge, Innovations and Practices Concerning Aquatic Biological Diversity, IIMA Working Paper No.99-12-01, December 1999, published in ‘Towards Polices for Conservation and Sustainable Use of Aquatic Genetic Resources, ICLARM Conference Proceedings, R.S.V.Pullin, D.M.Bartley and J.Kooiman (eds.), p.145-159, 1999. -- N112 Click here to see the full document

A43. Conserving Biodiversity and Rewarding Associated Knowledge and Innovation Systems: Honey Bee Perspective, invited paper for the First Commonwealth Science Forum – Access, Bioprospecting, Intellectual Property Rights and Benefit Sharing and the Commonwealth, Goa, 23-25 September 1999 -- N100 Click here to see the full document

A44. Business Incubation Development in India, paper presented at the International Conference on Business Incubation in Hong Kong, November 18-20, 1998 – N 138 Click here to see the full document

A45. Augmenting Innovations: Models of Incubators, 1998. Click here to see the full document

A46. Knowledge Networks for Augmenting Grassroots Creativity and Innovation: Organizational Innovations for sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development, 1998. Click here to see the full document -- N 121

A47. India Innovates: Unfolding Dynamism of Youth for Innovation Based Enterprise Management (UDYIEM), Keynote lecture delivered at National Level Chemical Engineering Students Meet, Dharmsinh Desai Institute of Technology, Nadiad on 5 October, 1998. Click here to see the full document

A48. (With P.G.Vijaya Sherry Chand, Shailesh R.Shukla) Ecological Knowledge of Rural Children: Educational Innovation and Natural Resource Conservation, presented at International Conference on Creativity and Innovation at Grassroots, Jan 11-14, 1997, IIMA. -- N102 Click here to see the full document

A49. Framework for understanding the peoples’ knowledge systems and innovations around tree and forest management, 1997. – N 123 Click here to see the full document

A50. Farmers’ Innovations for Sustainable Resource Management and Conservation of Biological Diversity, published in the proceedings of the International Symposium on Food Security & Innovations: Successes and Lessons Learned at University of Hohenheim (Eds.Franz Heidhues/Andrea Fadani), Frankfurt, Berlin: Peter Lang, pp.97-112, 1997.-- N78B, N93 Click here to see the pre published version of the paper

A51. Building Upon What Poor are Rich in: Honey Bee Network Linking Grassroots Innovations, Enterprise, Investments and Institutions, paper presented at the 22nd World Conference on “Which Globalization: Opening Spaces for Civic Engagement” in Santiago de Copmpostela, Spain, May 21-24, 1997, and pub¬lished as “The Honey Bee Network: Linking Knowledge-rich Grassroots Innovations” in Development, Vol.40, No.4 (1997), pp.36-40. -- N82 Click here to see the full document -

A52. Roots of Creativity and Innovation in Indian Society: A Honey Bee Perspective; Lovraj Kumar Memori¬al Lecture delivered in Delhi on 30 August, 1996, organised by Society for Promotion of Wastelands development, Delhi, published in Wastelands News, Aug-Sep 1996, Vol..XII, No.1, pp.37-68. -- N53 Click here to see the full document

A53. (With P.G.Vijaya Sherry Chand, Kirit K Patel, S.Murali Krishna) Contracts for ‘Compensating’ Creativ¬ity: Framework for Using Market and Non-Market Instruments for Rewarding Grassroots Creativity and Innovation, published as the proceedings of the conference, Forum Belem I, `A Third Millennium for Humanity? The Search for Paths of Sustainable Development (Eds., Dietrich E.Leihner and Thomas A.Mitschein) under the title, “Contracts for `Compensating’ Creativity: Framework for Rewarding Grassroot Creativity and Innovation”, Frankfurt, Berlin; Peter Lang, pp. 201-217. -- N63 Click here to see the pre published version of the paper

A54. People’s Knowledge for Survival: Grassroots Innovations for Sustainable Natural Resource Manage¬ment, presented at the IFAD’s International Conference on Hunger & Poverty in Brussels during November 16-23, 1995. -- N46 Click here to see the full document

A55. Survival through Innovations and Experimentation in High Risk Environment, presented at the Confer¬ence on Global Forum on Poverty and Environment, BCAS, Dhaka, during July 22-24, 1993. -- N16 Click here to see the full document

A56. (In collaboration with Kirit K Patel, Astad Pastakia, Vijaya Sherry Chand, Shailesh and members of Honey Bee Network) Secular Basis of Sustainable Spirit: Understanding Roots of Creativity and Innova¬tions at Grassroots Level, presented at Congress on Traditional Sciences and Technologies of India, IIT, Bombay, on November 29, 1993. -- N27 Click here to see the full document

A57. Initiative, Innovation and Institutions, The Study of Emerging Trends In Voluntarism In Rural Develop¬ment In India. W.P. No.847, IIM, Ahmedabad. 1990, P 12, presented at an International Conference on Philanthropy and NGOs, Independent Sector, Boston, March 1990 and published under the title, Volun¬tarism in Rural Development in India: Initiative, Innovation, and Institutions in The Nonprofit Sector in the Global Community: Voices from Many Nations, A publication of Independent Sector, Washington, pp 422-437, Chapter 24, 1992. -- L8 Click here to see the full document

A58. Restructuring Public Systems through Administrative Innovations: Will civil service respond? IIMA Working Paper 1053, September 1992 published in special issue of Administrator, Vol.XXXVII.,Apr.-Jun., 1992 under the title, “Administrative Innovations: Are we expecting too much?”, (pp.1-14) on Administrative Innovation also guest edited the volume. -- N7 Click here to see the full document

A59. (With Kirit K Patel) Survey of Innovations for Sustainable Development: Do Methods Matter?, Proceed¬ings of International Conference on Indigenous Knowledge and Sustainable Development, IIRR, Silang, Cavite, Philippines during September 20-26, pp.111-156, 1992. - N17 Click here to see the pre published version of the paper

A60. Farmers’ Innovations and Responsive Technologists: Building Sustainable Links, Presented at Interna¬tional Symposium on Strategies For Sustainable Mountain Agriculture, September 10-14, 1990, ICI¬MOD, Nepal. Published in Sustainable Mount Agriculture, entitled, “Farmers’ Innovations and Agricul¬tural Technologies” (Eds.N.S.Jodha, M.Banskota and Tej Partap), Oxford & IBH Publishing Co.Pvt.Ltd., New Delhi. pp. 394-412., 1992. -- Click here to see the full document L18 -- N3

A61. Documenting Farmers Innovations: Or How do People Survive through Innovations In Risky Regions. IIM, Ahmedabad. 1990, P 8. – Click here to see the full document - L1

A62. Barriers to Innovations in Lower Bureaucracy, published in Vikalpa, Vol.7, No.5, October- December 1982, Page 267-274. Click here to see the full document -- C3

A63. (With Brij Kothari and Kirit Patel) Networking Knowledge Rich Economically Poor Peoples, presented at the IMMA/World Bank Workshop on Applications of ICT in Rural Development, March 18-19, 1999 (Eds. Subhash Bhatnagar and Robert Schware) Chapter 8, New Delhi, Sage Publications, 2000, p.115 – 131 – N 113 Click here to see the full document.

A64. Towards a Learning Society: Transforming KITE (knowledge, information, technology and education) networks Click here to see the full document – N 126

A65. (With Riya Sinha, Dileep Koradia, T N Prakash, and P Vivekanandan and other members of Honey Bee Network) Building upon Grassroots’ Innovations: Articulating Social and Ethical Capital, Paper invited for presentation at the World Social Forum Workshop in Brazil during January 25-30, 2001. IIMA WP No.2001-02-06 – N 140 Click here to see the full document

A66. Crops, Creativity and Compensation: Honey Bee network approach Click here to see the full document

A67. Portfolio theory of commons: Household Risk Adjustments and Perfor¬mance in an uncertain world Click here to see the full document

 

B. Theme: Biodiversity, Biotechnology, Farmers’ Rights
B1. CBD and TRIPS: Empowering knowledge rich, economically poor people through IPR reforms, presented at the National Seminar on TRIPS- CBD and Subsidy Issues at the WTO, organized by UNCTAD India on 25th August 2005, New Delhi, IIMA W.P.No.2006-04-06 Click here to see the full document

B2. (With Vikas Chandak) Agricultural Biotechnology in India: Ethics, Business and Politics, presented at the International Workshop on Agricultural biotechnology in the Developing World: Perceptions, Politics and Policies, organized by Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich on 12th March 2004, IIMA Working Paper No.2004-07-01, July 2004, International Journal of Biotechnology, 2005, Vol 7 No 1/2/3, 212-225 Click here to see the published version of the paper

B3. Cradle of Creativity: The case for in situ conservation of agro biodiversity and the role of traditional knowledge and IPRs. Paper presented at the Workshop on Property Rights Collective Action and Local Conservation of Genetic Resources, Sept 29 – Oct 2, 2003, Rome, Italy Click here to see the full document

B4. Reorienting Pest Management Strategies: Why should Corporations rethink their policies for sustainable pest management? Paper prepared for presentation at the IV Asia Pacific Crop Protection Conference, 2003 during September 18 – 19, 2003, New Delhi Click here to see the full document

B5. Sharing Benefits with the Conservators of Diversity” Conservation and Sustainable Use of Agricultural Biodiversity: A Source Book, CIP-UPWARD, Los Banos, Laguna, Philippines, Vol. 3, p. 608 - 613, March 2003 Click here to see the full document

B6. Farmers as Plant Breeders: Three cases from India, Conservation and Sustainable Use of Agricultural Biodiversity: A Source Book, CIP-UPWARD, Los Banos, Laguna, Philippines, Vol. 2, p. 332-336, March 2003 Click here to see the full document

B7. Conserving Biodiversity and Rewarding Associated Knowledge and Innovation Systems: Honey Bee Perspective, Intellectual Property: Trade, Competition and Sustainable Development, World Trade Forum. Thomas Cottier, Petros C Mavroidis, Marion Panizzon and Simon Lacey (Eds.). Ann Arbor, The University of Michigan Press, Vol. 3, Chapter 22, p. 373-401 Click here to see the full document

B8. Gene Patents and the Genetic Resource Recognition Fund: Sharing benefits from use of plant genetic resources by agro-biotechnological inventions and traditional agricultural practices, W.P.No.2002-08—01, August 2002, A case study based on the data collected from Mali. Click here to see the full document

B9. Rewarding Conservation of Biological and Genetic Resources and Associated Traditional Knowledge and Contemporary Grassroots Creativity, IIMA W.P.No.2003-01-06, January 2003,. – This is a study on the role of intellectual property rights in the sharing of benefits arising from the use of biological resources and associated traditional knowledge, based on the data collected from Mali, Nigeria and India,” brought out in CD format by WIPO-UNEP, 2002. (Ref: Document/UNEP/CBD/COP/5/INF/26 dated 10 May, 2000) Click here to see the full document

B10. (With Sanjeev Saxena, Vikas Chandak, Shrabani B.Ghosh, Riya Sinha and Neeru Jain) Costs of Conservation of Agrobiodiversity in India, published in “Efficient Conservation of Crop Genetic Diversity: Theoretical Approaches and Empirical Studies” (Ed. Detlef Virchow), Berlin, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, p. 137 – 174, 2003. Click here to see the full document

B11. Creativity, Conservation and Compensation: The Honey Bee Network Approach to Providing Incentives for Sustainably Utilising Biodiversity, published in the Proceedings of the Workshop on Incentive Measures for sustainable use and Conservation of Agrobiodiversity: Experiences and Lessons from Southern Africa, Lusaka, Zambia, 11-14 September 2001, p. 141-152. Click here to see the full document

B12. Precaution and the survival threshold: Oscillations between the Plimsoll Lines, Keynote paper presented at the conference on Biotechnology in the Global Economy: Science and the Precautionary Principle Harvard University, Boston, 22-23 September 2000 Click here to see the full document

B13. Policy Dialogue on Access to Biodiversity and Benefit Sharing – National Workshop on Incentives, Institutions and Innovations, April 10-12, 1998 -- N 134 Click here to see a part of the paper

B14. Criteria and Indicators of Sustainability in Rural Development: An Executive Summary, Proceedings of the International Training Workshop on Criteria and Indicators of Sustainability in Rural Development: A Natural Resource Perspective -, held at IIMA during March 11-13, 1999. New Delhi, Calcutta, Oxford & IBH Publish Co Pvt. Ltd. 2001, Click here to see the full document

B15. Science, Sustainability and Social Purpose: Barriers to Effective Articulation, Dialogue and Utilization of Formal and Informal Science in Public Policy, published in International Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol.2, No.3, 1999; UK, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd., pp.368-371; IIMA Working Paper No: 99-12-02, December 1999 -- N110 Click here to see the full document

B16. Rewarding Creativity for Conserving Diversity in Third World: Can IPR Regime Serve the Needs of Contemporary and Traditional Knowledge Experts and Communities in Third World? Paper presented in AIPPI Forum (Sep 10-14, 1996) on Ethical and Ecological Aspects of IPRs, Interlaken, Switzerland on 13 Sep, 1996, IIMA WP No.1339, November 1996; published in Strategic Issues of Industrial Property Management in a Globalising Economy – APPI Forum Series (Eds. Thomas Cottier, Peter Widmer and Katharina Schindler), Oxford, Portland and Oregon; Hart Publishing, 1999, pp.119-129. -- N60, N91 Click here to see the full document

B17. (With Srinivas Chokkakula) Sustaining Success and Learning From Failures: Strengthening Farmers’ Institution for Watershed Management, published in The Status of Formal Watershed Management in Asia (Ed. Prem N Sharma and Mohan P.Wagley), pp.14-18, 1999. Click here to see the full document

B18. Compensating Local Communities for Conserving Biodiversity: How Much, Who Will, How and When, 1995, and published as Rewarding Local Communities for Conserving Biodiversity: The Case of the Honey Bee in Protection of Global Biodiversity: Converging Strategies (Eds.Lakshman D.Guruswamy and Jeffrey A McNeely) Durham and London: Duke University Press,pp.180-189, 1998, IIMA WP No.99-10-04, October 1999 -- N101, N34 Click here to see the pre published version of the paper

B19. Understanding Patents: a primer - a presentation made to Govt. of Gujarat and Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industries -- N103 Click here to see the full document

B20. Assessing Biological Diversity and Associative Knowledge System: Can Ethics Influence Equity?, 1998. -- N45, N61 Click here to see the full document

B21. Community Information Services: A Proposal for creating Knowledge Networks for Creativity, Paper presented at the Conference on Information Today and Tomorrow at Central Leather Research Institute, Chennai on 2nd September, 1998. -- N 105 Click here to see the full document

B22. (With S.Deshmukh, M.G.Gogate) Sacred Groves and Biological Diversity: Providing New Dimensions to Conservation Issues, published in “Conserving the Sacred For Biodiversity Management” (Eds.,P.S.Ramakrishnan, K.G.Saxena and U.M.Chandrashekara), New Delhi and Calcutta, Oxford & IBH Publishing Co.Pvt.Ltd., pp.415-421, 1998) – N87 (A) Click here to see the full document

B23. Desirability and Feasibility of Creating Database for Traditional Medicines and Biodiversity Resources: National and International Dimensions, papers presented at Asian Regional Consultation on Traditional Medicine and Intellectual Property Rights, organised by Ministry of Industry, Deptt. Of Indian Systems of Medicine, GOI & WIPO, New Delhi on October 8, 1998 – N 112A Click here to see the full document

B24. Tending this spirit: Sustaining the Sacred - Policy and Institutional Aspects of Sacred Groves, presented at the Conference on Role of Sacred Groves in the field of Sustainable Development at Peechi, Kerala, December 9-11 December, 1997 and published as “Policy and Institutional Aspects of Sacred Groves: Tending the Spirit, Sustaining the Sacred,” in Conserving the Sacred For Biodiversity Management (Eds., P.S.Ramakrishnan, K.G.Saxena and U.M.Chandrashekara), New Delhi and Calcutta, Oxford & IBH Publishing Co.Pvt.Ltd., pp.397-414, 1998 -- N87 Click here to see the full document

B25. Strategic Opportunities in Managing IPRs: Biodiversity, Drug Industry and Emerging Options, IIMA Working Paper No.98-12-11, December, 1998 -- N108 Click here to see the full document

B26. Portfolio approach to Recognising, Respecting, and Rewarding Creativity and Innovation in Conservation, 1998. Click here to see the full document

B27. Institutional Arrangements for Conserving and Promoting Medicinal Plants Diversity and Augmenting Contemporary and Traditional Knowledge: Perspectives on Intellectual Property Rights and Sui Generis Systems, 1998 – N 117 Click here to see the full document.

B28. Framework for setting up National Board for Conservation and Augmentation of Medicinal Plants, 1998 -- Click here to see the full document N 118

B29. Enigma of Intellectual Property Rights: How long shall we miss the opportunities?, Invited paper pre¬sented at the 49th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress, Trivandrum Dec 20, 1997.-- N94 Click here to see the full document.

B30. (With Vijaya Sherry Chand, Dea de Lima Vidal, and A.E.Nivsarkar) Role of Farmers in Use, Develop¬ment and Maintenance of Animal Genetic Resources: Building Upon Indigenous Knowledge and Institutions. Paper prepared for 6th WCGALP Congress. -- N92 Click here to see the full document.

B31. Institutional Pathways to Sustainability: A note for discussion, presented at Forum 97: New Linkages in Conservation and Development in Istanbul, Turkey, November 16-19, 1997. -- N90 Click here to see the full document.

B32. (With Kirit K Patel, et al) Participatory Research: Will the Koel Hatch the Crow’s Eggs, paper presented in the International Seminar on Participatory Research and Gender Analysis for Technology Develop¬ment, organised by CIAT, Colombia, 1996; Published in New Frontiers in Participatory Research and Gender Analysis, as proceedings of the Conference, 1997, pp.209-243.-- N83 Click here to see the pre published version of the paper

B33. Technologies, Institutions and Incentives for Conservation of Biodiversity in Non-OECD Countries: Assessing Needs for Technical Co-operation, presented at OECD Conference on Biodiversity Conserva¬tion Incentive Measures in Cairns, Australia, March 25-29, 1996, published in the proceedings, “Invest¬ing In Biological Diversity: The Cairns Conference”, Paris: OECD,1997, pp.305-329. --- N66 Click here to see the full document

B34. Social and Ethical Dimensions of Ecological Economics, Key Note Paper invited presentation at the Conference, Down to Earth of International Society of Ecological Economics, Costa Rica, October, 1994, in Ed. Robert Constanza, Oleman Segura and Juan Martinez-Alier, Getting Down To Earth: Prac¬tical Applications of Ecologial Economics, Washington DC:Island Press, 1996, 91-116 -- N48 Click here to see the full document

B35. The Nature, Agriculture and Nurturing Societies: Learning from Those Who Care and Conserve: Honey Bee Experience, paper presented in the Annual Conference of CEDIA organised in Copenhagen, Denmark during 13 - 15 October, 1996 on the theme of “A World Market for Agronomists: Can a Starving and a Well-fed Communicate?” -- N64 Click here to see the full document

B36. Getting Creative Individuals and Communities Their Due: Framework for Operationalizing Article 8J and 10C. Draft paper invited by CBD Secretariat. 1996 -- N56 Click here to see the full document

B37. Indigenous Knowledge, Conservation and Utilisation of Animal Germplasm, Paper prepared for FAO’s Strategy for conservation of global animal germplasm, 1996, Paper Prepared for Expert Group consulta¬tion for Global Animal Diversity Conservation, FAO, Rome Click here to see the full document

B38. Dilemma in Conservation of Biodiversity: Ethical, Equity and Moral Issues — a review, Prepared for a workshop of Pew Conservation Scholars on Developing Ethical Guidelines for Accessing Biodiversity, Arizona, October, 1994, published under the title, “Ethical Dilemmas in Conservation of Biodiversity: Towards Developing Globally Acceptable Ethical Guidelines” in Eubios Journal of Asian and Interna¬tional Bioethics 5 (Japan), March 1995, pp.40-46 -- N35 Click here to see the full document

B39. Suggested Ethical Guidelines for Accessing and Exploring Biodiversity - A Pew Conservation Scholars Initiative, October 21, 1994 (A collective effort of Pew Conservation Scholars based on three background notes including G 16 and G 17), published in Eubios Journal of Asian and International Bioethics 5 (Japan), March 1995, pp.38-40. -- N28 Click here to see the full document

B40. Knowledge Centre: Building Upon What People Know, presented at the IFAD’s International Conference on Hunger & Poverty in Brussels during November 16-23, 1995. -- N43 Click here to see the full document

B41. Commercialization of agricultural technologies, A note prepared for discussion at ICAR on the subject, 1994. -- N36 Click here to see the full document

B42. (With Vijaya Sherry Chand) Alternatives for Action: SRISTI’s Vision on Prioritization of Investments under Biodiversity Convention - A Submission to Global Biodiversity Forum, Bahamas, November 26-29, 1994. --- N29 Click here to see the full document

B43. Compensating Local Communities for Conserving Biodiversity: Shall We Save the Goose that Laid the Golden Eggs So Long, IIMA Working Paper No.1206, August 1994. - Click here to see the full document - N21

B44. Ethical Issues in Prospecting Biodiversity, IIMA Working Paper No.1205, August 1994. --N25 Click here to see the full document

B45. Biotechnology For Livestock Improvement: Some issues and perspectives, published in Commercializa¬tion of Biotechnologies for Agriculture and Aquaculture: Status and Constraints in India (eds., U.K.Srivastava, S.Chandrasekhar), New Delhi, Oxford & IBH Publishing Co.Pvt.Ltd., pp.117-126, 1993. -- N11C Click here to see the full document

B46. (With Aseem Prakash) On Internalization of Externalities, IIMA WP No.1126, August 1993. -- N12 Click here to see the full document

B47. Eco Institutional Perspective on Maintaining Diversity, presented at the Second Conference of Interna¬tional Society of Ecological Economics on Investing in Natural Capital, Stockholm, August 1992, IIMA W.P No.1060, 1992 -- N8 Click here to see the full document

B48. (With Kirit K Patel and B.L.Patil) Conserving Diversity For Sustainable Development, The Case of Plants of Insecticidal and Veterinary Medicine Importance. Presented at Project Design Workshop on Genetic Resources for Sustainable Agriculture, convened by M.S.Swaminathan Research Foundation, Madras, November 22 - 23, 1991. IIMA Working Paper No.1003. Click here to see the full document -- N11

B49. Sustainability Through Biodiversity: Designing Crucible of Culture, Creativity and Conscience. Pre¬sented at International Conference on Biodiversity and Conservation held at Danish Parliament, Copen¬hagen, November 8, 1991. IIMA Working Paper No.1005; published in the book, Criteria and Indicators of Sustainability in Rural Development: A Natural Resource Perspective. (Ed., Anil K Gupta) New Delhi and Calcutta: Oxford & IBH Publishing Co.Pvt.Ltd., 2001, pp. 179 - 226. -- N2 Click here to see the full document

B50. Portfolio of Incentives for Conservation of Biodiversity: Honey Bee Perspective Click here to see the full document

C.Theme: Ethics and IPRs

C1. Understanding Indian Performance on IPR front: Towards an inclusive innovation system. Presented at the Management Development Programme for “Harnessing Intellectual Property for Strategic Competitive and Collaborative Advantage” 10 – 12 March, 2008 at KLMDC, IIM-Ahmedabad Click here to see the full document

C2. Competitive and Collaborative Strategy for Agricultural technology development and Exports through Value addition: The Intellectual Property Rights Perspective, Presented at the Management Development Programme for “Harnessing Intellectual Property for Strategic Competitive and Collaborative Advantage” 10 – 12 March, 2008 at KLMDC, IIM-Ahmedabad Click here to see the full document

C3. Ethical issues in agricultural research, technology and intellectual property rights, Paper Presented at the International H E Babcock Workshop on Ethics, Globalization, and Hunger, Cornell University, Nov 17-19, 2004 Click here to see the full document

C4. Value addition to local Kani tribal knowledge: patenting, licensing and benefit sharing, W.P.No.2002-08—02, August 2002, A case study based on the data collected from Kani tribe, Kerala, India. Click here to see the full document

C5. Role of Intellectual property Rights in the Benefit Sharing Arrangements: The Case of Bio-resources Development and Conservation Programme in Nigeria, W.P.No.2002-08-03, August 2002 - A case study based on the data collected from Nigeria – Click here to see the full document

C6. Is All TK A Prior Art? How to make IPR regime responsive to the needs of small, scattered and disadvantaged innovators and traditional knowledge holders: Honey Bee experience, presented at the Conference on International Patent System in Geneva during March 25-27, 2002 Click here to see the full document

C7. Intellectual Property, Traditional Knowledge and Genetic Resources: Conserving Biodiversity and Rewarding Associated Knowledge and Innovation Systems: Honey Bee Perspective, presented at the International Conference on IPR, Internet Electronic Commerce and Traditional Knowledge, May 29-31, 2001 in Sofia (Ref: www.wipo.org/ip-conf-bg/en/documents/doc/sof01_3_8.doc) Click here to see the full document

C8. Making IPR regime responsive to the needs of small, scattered and disadvantaged innovators and traditional knowledge holders: Agenda for Policy and Institutional Change, presented at the Workshop on Traditional Knowledge in London on 24th Jan 2002 organised by Commission on Intellectual Property Rights, UK (http://www.IPRcommission.org/meetingsSubs.asp?primary=20) Click here to see the full document -- N 124

C9. Competitive Strategy for Agricultural Exports Through Value addition: The Intellectual Property Rights Perspective, The draft note is prepared for the discussions in the meeting of Gujarat Government committee On WTO and Agriculture, Sept 3, 2001, IIMA campus, Ahmedabad - N 133 Click here to see the full document

C10. Do Patents Matter: WTO and Agriculture, presented at WTO Expert Committee Meeting IIMA, 3 Sept 2001 -- N 131 Click here to see the full document

C11. IP for Traditional Knowledge: Recognising, Respecting and Rewarding Creativity and Innovation at Grassroots, Paper presented at the Second WIPO International Conference on Electronic Commerce and Intellectual Property, Geneva, 19-21 September, 2001 – N 122 Click here to see the full document

C12. Will Patents preserve the experimental and innovative spirit at grassroots? Traditional Knowledge, Contemporary Grassroots Innovation and Intellectual property Rights, presented at the UNEP Workshop on Intellectual Property Rights, the WTO TRIPS Agreement and the Environment. Geneva, 10 December 2001 Click here to see the full document -- N 120

C13. How Can Asian Countries Protect Traditional Knowledge, Farmers Rights and Access to Genetic Resources through the Implementation or Review of the WTO TRIPS Agreement, Presented at The Joint ICTSD/CEE/HBF Regional Dialogue for Governments and Civil Society, organised by International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development, Geneva at Chiang Mai, Thailand March 29 – 30, 2001 -- N 128 Click here to see the full document

C14. Ethics of Extraction: Biodiversity and Indigenous Knowledge, IIMA Working Paper No.99-10-05, October 1999 and later published in Protecting Biological Diversity under the title Blending Universal and Local Ethics: Accountability towards Nature, Perfect Strangers and Society (Eds. Catherine Potvin, Margaret Kraenzel and Gilles Seutin) , London, Ithaca, McGill-Queen’s University Press, Montreal & Kingston, p. 129-148, 2001 -- N95 Click here to see the full document

C15. Making Indian Agriculture more Knowledge Intensive and Competitive: The Case of Intellectual Property Rights, keynote paper prepared for 59th Annual Conference of The Indian Society of Agricultural Economics held in December 1-3,1999, published in Indian of Agricultural Economics, Vol.54 .No.3, July-Sept., 1999, p.340-369. and in Indian Agriculture in the New Millennium: Changing Perceptions and Development Policy (Eds. N.A.Mujumdar and Uma Kapila), Academic Foundation, p.285 - 327 , 2006 -- N106 Click here to see the full document

C16. Implications of WTO On Indian Agriculture: The Case Of Intellectual Property Rights And Emerging Biosafety Protocol, 1999; IIMA WP No.99-10-06, October 1999, published as a chapter in the book entitled, Implications of WTO Agreements for India Agriculture. Samar K Datta ad Satish Y. Deodhar (Eds.). Calcutta and New Delhi, Oxford & IBH Publishing Co.Pvt.Ltd., (2001), Chapter 10; pp.245-307 -- N111 Click here to see the full document

C17. (With Riya Sinha) Should we save, what serves only human ends? A review on Environmental Ethics, published under the title, ‘Environmental Conservation: Ethical Concerns’ in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, Elsevier Science Ltd., p. 4602 – 4607, 2001 Click here to see the full document

C18. (With Ram Kumar Verma) Evolution of Ethical Dilemma and Value conflicts in Social Science Research: An annotated essay, 1986 Click here to see the full document

D. Theme: Ecology/Environment/Common Property Resource Management
D1. Environmental Aspects of Social change: Agenda for statistical research, presented at the Workshop on Statistical Science and Environmental Policy: Possible Interactions at Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta 11 – 13 January 2000, published in Sustainable Environments: Ecological, Economic, Sociocultural and Statistical Aspects (Eds. A.K.Ghosh, J.K.Ghosh, Barun Mukhopadhyay), 2004, ISI, Calcutta, p. 163-181. Click here to see the full document -- N 115

D2. Environmental Implications of Intellectual Property Protection (IPP): Can individual and community conservation ethic and creativity be rewarded through IPP, paper prepared for Brainstorming meeting on TRIPS and Environment, October 11, 1999, UNEP, Geneva Click here to see the full document -- N 114

D3. Ecological Complexities and Environmental Uncertainties: The Statistical Challenges or Is Optimal Ambiguity Zero?, Talk delivered at ISI, Calcutta in a national seminar on Survey Research, Feb 7-8, 1997 -- N80. Click here to see the full document

D4. Managing Environments Sustainably through Understanding and Assimilating Local Knowledge: The Case of Honey Bee, Jan 1996, IIMA WP No.1337, November 1996 -- N58 Click here to see the full document

D5. Joint Implementation: Transaction Cost Analysis of some Scenarios, International Conference on Climate Convention and Joint Implementation, Developmental Alternatives, New Delhi, 1995 -- N78 Click here to see the full document

D6. Saga of a Star Fish: How do we participate in the People’s design of Institutions for natural Resource management, Paper written for APDC, Kualalumpur, presented at the workshop at Bangkok, Nov 19-20, 1992, and published under the title, “Sustainable Institutions for Natural Resource Management: How do we participate in people’s plans?” by APDC in People’s Initiatives for Sustainable Development: Less¬ons of Experience (Eds., Syed Abdus Samad, Tatsuya Watanabe and Seung-Jin Kim), Chapter 15, pp.341-373, 1995. -- N10, N14 Click here to see the full document

D7. Rethinking Policy Options for Watershed Management by Local Communities: Combining Equity, Effi¬ciency and Ecological-Economic Viability, published in Indian Farming, Volume 44, No.10, January 1995, pp.3-14, IIMA WP No.1341, November 1996 -- N32, N62 Click here to see the full document

D8. (With Kirit K Patel, A R Pastakia, Vijaya Sherry Chand, Jitendra H Suthar, Shailesh Shukla) Efficiency of Indigenous Ecological Knowledge System for Sustainable Natural Resource management, 1994. Click here to see the full document

D9. Indicators as Indigenous Ecological Knowledge: ‘Lamp Posts’, ‘Crossroads’ and ‘Turning Points’, paper presented at International Workshop on Indicators, IDRC, Uganda, 1994 Click here to see the full document – N38

D10. How Common is Commons : Political Economy of Wasteland Development. Paper prepared for Semi¬nar on Control of Drought, Desertification and Famine, 17-18 May, 1986, India International Centre, New Delhi, pp 1 - 16; also in Economics Times, 1986, and modified draft published by INTACH, New Delhi. -- G4 Click here to see the full document.

D11. Managing Common Property Resources: Some issues in Institutional Design, Paper presented in NAS Conference on CPR, Annapolis, April 21-26, 1985; Click here to see the full document

D12. (With P.S.Ramakrishnan and K.C.Malhotra) An Operational Framework for Developing Indicators of Sustainability, published in the book, Criteria and Indicators of Sustainability in Rural Development: A Natural Resource Perspective. New Delhi and Calcutta: Oxford & IBH Publishing Co.Pvt.Ltd., 2001, pp. 421 – 424 Click here to see the full document

E.Theme: Household Economy in Stress Prone Ecological Regions Like Drought Prone Regions: Socio-Ecological Perspective
E1. Household Survival Strategies in Risky Ecological Context: Matching Individual, Institutional and State Response, presented at 7th World Congress of Rural Sociology, Bolgua, 1988) Click here to see the full document - J4

E2. Poverty Process – Some leaves from the lives of rural poor, 1985 - F14 Click here to see the full document

E3. Unheard Voice: Women and Homestead utilization system, 1986 – G8 Click here to see the full document

E4. Blowing Ten myths about agroforestry: Restoring the productivity of Marginal Dry Regions, IIMA WP No.1235, February 1995, published in Agroforestry Systems for Sustainable Land Use, Ed., Panjab Singh, P.S.Pathak and M.M.Roy, 1994 New Delhi; Oxford & IBH Publishing Pvt.Ltd. - N71 Click here to see the full document

E5. Drought and Deprivation: Socio-Ecology Of Stress, Survival and Surrender, Seminar on Control of Drought Desertification and Famine, IIC, New Delhi; IIM-Bangalore; INTACH, May 1986 and revised draft at World Congress of Sociology, New Delhi, 1986. Click here to see the full document -- G3

E6. Socio-Ecological Paradigm for Analyzing Problems of Poor in Dry Regions, Ecodevelopment News, (Paris) No.32-33, March 1985,pp 68-74. – Click here to see the full document -- F2, F3

E7. Agenda for Research in Dry Regions: Socio- ecological perspective, IIM Working Paper No.537, November, 1984. Click here to see the full document -- E5

E8. Analytical Review of Selected CMA studies in Dry Region: 1973-83, IIM Working Paper 536, 1984. Click here to see the full document -- E1

E9. Reconceptualizing National Policy for Drought Click here to see the full document -- N 119

E10. Socio-Ecology of Land Use Planning in Semi-Arid Regions”, September 1984, IIM Working Paper No.525, p.33, Commonwealth Workshop on Land Use Planning in Tropics, BARI & IIMA, Jan 28-Feb 2, 1984, Ahmedabad. -- Click here to see the full document - E4, E6

E11. Seasonality, Stratification and Staying on Process in Semi-Arid Regions” June 1982, IIM Working Paper No.428. Click here to see the full document -- C2

E12. Urgent Issues in Drought Management: Is it too late to act? - J3 Click here to see the full document

F. Theme : Rural Credit
F1. (With Manu Shroff) Rural Credit: How Do the Poor See It? Vikalpa, Vol.12,No.4, October, December, 1987 Click here to see the full document

F2. Credit Arrangements for Drought Prone Regions: Policy Prescriptions and Planners’ Reaction, Septem¬ber 1983, IIM Working Paper No.478, background paper for National Seminar organised by NABARD on author’s research findings. -- D2 - Click here to see the full document

F3. Reorienting Dryland Research in India: Students', Scientists' and Farmers' point of view: Click here to see the full document

Theme: Rural Development, Organizational theory and learning in Organizations
G1. (With Vijay Pratap Singh Aditya) Contours of collaboration: Coping with disasters through effective inter-organisational networks, talk delivered at the seminar on “Disaster Management and the Armed Forces: A National Effort” on 11th September 2002 at the Air Force Auditorium, Subroto Park, New Delhi and published later by the Army Headquarters and Institution of Engineers, New Delhi in their souvenir, p. 61 – 69, 2002 Click here to see the full document

G2. Lessons for Learners. IIM, Ahmedabad. W.P. No-850, 1990, P 15.-- L20 Click here to see the full document .

G3. Organizational Response to Crisis: Case of Fair Food Industries, 1982, Click here to see the full document

G4. Politics of Articulation, Mediating Structures and Voluntarism: From ‘Chauraha’ To ‘Chaupal’. IIM,Ahmedabad. W.P. no-894. 1990, p 73; prepared for an International research programme on Political Discourse in India, York University, UK. – Click here to see the full document -- L11

G5. Ecology, Market Forces and Design of Resource Delivery Organizations, paper prepared for International Conference on Organizational and Behavioural Perspective for Social Development, Dec. 29, 1986-January 2, 1987 also in Int. Studies in Management and Organization, 18(4) 64-82, 1989. -- G2, H17 Click here to see the full document

G6. Why Poor don’t cooperate: Lessons from Traditional Organizations with Implication for Modern Organ¬izations, IIMA WP. No. 468, July 1983 and published in Research Relationship Politics and Practice of Social Research, Clare G. Wanger (ed.), George Allen and Unwin, London,1987, pp.111-127-- H1 Click here to see the full document

G7. Managing Access, Assurance and Ability: What would Rural Development Managers Learn and Un¬learn? Working Paper No. 710, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, October, 1987, Presented at International Conference on Designing Curriculum for Rural Development Training, Kenne¬dy School of Government, Harvard University, Boston, 1987. -- H9 Click here to see the full document

G8. Rediscovering the lost goals: a participatory institution building exercise involving a voluntary agency in a dry region, IIM-Mimeo, 1985. -- D1, E13 Click here to see the full document

G9. Issues for Research on Rural Development in South Asia: IIM Working Paper No.543, 1984. -- E9 - Click here to see the full document

G10. Why don’t we learn: Monitoring Barriers to ‘our’ learning through ‘their’ knowledge, invited paper, National Seminar on ‘Community Participation and Management of Rural Development”, Delhi Universi¬ty, 1984, IIM Working Paper No.542.-- E11 Click here to see the full document Click here to see the full document

G11. Designing Developmental Organization: Search for an Indian Theory, W.P. 444, 1982, p.28, accepted in the XIX Congress International Des Sciences Administrative, Berlin, September 1983. -- C13 Click here to see the full document

H. Theme : Micro-level Planning
H1. Creating demand systems :Journal 2,A field report of an action research project on creation of demand groups of poor by bureaucracy in three tribal districts with similar people and dissimilar administration ,a joint CMA-PSG project,1982-1985,IIM working paper No.649, 1986. -- G5 Click here to see the full document

H2. (With Prof. Kuldeep Mathur) Action Research for Micro, Level Planning: A Self Appraisal International Review of Administrative Sciences Vol. L(1) 60-68, 1984. -- C6, E10 Click here to see the full document

I. Theme : Technology/ Agricultural Research Management
I 1. Linking Grassroots Innovations, Enterprise, Investments, In¬centives and Institutions: Democratizing knowledge through Honey Bee Network Click here to see the full document

I 2. (With Shailesh Shukla, Darshit Shah, Pawan Mehra and Murali Krishna) Consumer Response to Green Market Opportunities, presented at National Workshop on Marketing of Organic Food Products, ISAM, Ahmedabad, August 2, 1997. N-86 Click here to see the full document

I 3. (With Kirit K Patel, A.R.Pastakia and P.G.Vijaya Sherry Chand) Building Upon Local Creativity and Entrepreneurship in Vulnerable Environments, published in Empowerment for Sustainable Development: Towards Operational Strategies (Ed.Vangile Titi and Naresh Singh), Nova Scotia, Canada; Fernwood Publishing Limited; New Jersey, Zed Books Limited,pp.112-137, 1995. -- N22 Click here to see the full document

I 4. Transferring Science for Development and Diffusion of Technology: Agenda For Recasting Extension Science Research For Drylands/Rainfed Regions. IIM, Ahmedabad. October 1989, P 45., also presented at International Conference in ‘Making the Link’, ISNAR, The Hague, November 1989, Excerpts pub¬lished in Indian Farming; published under the title, Development and Diffusion of Technology: Recast¬ing Extension Science for Drylands, in Dryland Farming in India: Constraints and Challenges, (Ed.) Dr.J.L.Raina, Jaipur, 1994, pp No.310-340. – Click here to see the full document -- K13, N30

I 5. Can You add without Subtraction: Reorienting Agricultural Research for Sustainable Outcomes, Invited contribution in the First Agricultural Science Congress, National Academy Of Agricultural Sciences, Nov 12-14, 1992, IARI, New Delhi; published under the title, Can We Add Without Subtraction: Some Awkward Questions for Revitalizing Agricultural Research Strategies, in Proceedings of First Agricul¬tural Science Congress, Ed.Prem Narain, New Delhi, National Academy of Agricultural Sciences, 1993, pp.122-129. -- N23 Click here to see the shorter version of the paper

I 6. Sustainable Development of Indian Agriculture: Green Revolution Revisited. IIM, Ahmedabad. 1990, P 10. IIM working Paper, Excerpts published in Food matters, 1991. -- L12 Click here to see the full document.

I 7. The Right To Resource: Peasant Knowledge, Protocol of Its ‘Extraction’ and Ethics of Collaboration In Extractions. W.P.No.851, January 1990, P 12. Also published in brief as Peasant Knowledge - Who has Rights To Use It ? ILEIA, News Letter, March 1990. pp 24-25. -- L9 Click here to see the full document

I 8. Linkages for Lateral Learning among farmers, scientists and extension workers: Story of Match makers and lessons for Link breakers. ISNAR. Paper prepared for the International Workshop, Making the Link between Agricultural Research and Technology Users , The Hague, Netherlands, November 20-25, 1989. -- Click here to see the full document K21, L16

I 9. On the Concept of Knowledge: The Conundrum of Criticism (ILEIA) April 11-12,1988. Control and Commitment in Peasant Science, key note paper at a conference on Farmer Participatory Research at Leusden; ILIEA. Click here to see the full document – J10

I 10. (Co-author) Strengthening On-Farm Rice Research In High Risk Environment Of Eastern India: An Institution Building Perspective.” At Farming System Research/Extension Symposium, University Of Arkansas, Fayetteville, USA, Oct 9- 12, 1988. – J23 Click here to see the full document

I 11. Technology for Dry Farming: How the Scientists, Students and Farmers View the Challenge?, October 1987, IIM Working Paper No. 708. -- Click here to see the full document - H6

I 12. Organising and Managing the Poor Client Responsive Research System: Can Tail Wag the Dog? Paper presented in a Workshop on Farmers and Agricultural Research: Complementary Methods, Institute of Development Studies at the University of Sussex, U.K., 26-31 July, 1987. Presented at International Advisory Committee of ISNAR, meeting on-farm Client oriented Research at the Hague, Oct., 1987., H 7 -- Click here to see the full document

I 13. Water Distribution, Use and Social Organization: Some Ifs and Buts - Paper presented for discussion at Gandhian Institute of Studies, Rajghat, in a workshop on “Problems and Research Methods in Irrigated Systems Related to Chak (Outlet) Requirements”, Varanasi, 27-31 July 1981. Paper also included in the proceedings of Gujarat Economics Conference, Nov. 1982, Ed. by Lakdawala & Patel; Ahmedabad. Click here to see the full document – C15

I 14. (With Y.Sulochana) Models of Technology Generation and Diffusion: A Review - D7 Click here to see the full document

I 15. Emerging Perspectives in FSR Research at BAU: Looking into dis¬tant future Click here to see the full document

I 16. Future Research Concerns in Dry Farming Regions: A Self-Critical Review Click here to see the full document - E14

J.Articles in Magazines/Newsletters/Newspapers
J1. Innovation and the SME, Sensex, December 2007 – January 2008, Vol. 1, No.5, p. 47-49 Click here to see the full document

J2. Harnessing Knowledge Bank to Spur Growth, Times of India, January 9, 2006, p. 5 Click here to see the full document

J3. Saving Innovations, Vijay Times, February 19, 2006 Click here to see the full document

J4. Potter's wheel, Outlook, 10th Anniversary Special Issue on Science and Technology, July 18, 2005, p.55 Click here to see the full document

J5. Convergence is not Congruence, “Digit” June 2005, p.94 – 95 Click here to see the full document

J6. We can certainly do better - Post-tsunami disaster management: An agenda for action, The Financial Express, 1st Jan 2005 Click here to see the full document

J7. Factoring social capital in the Calculus of Corporate Profits, Published in Vikalpa, Volume 29 (No.3), July – September 2004 Click here to see the full document

J8. Rich in ideas: Grassroots creativity, “International Herald Tribune, October 11, 2001 Click here to see the full document

J9. Grassroots Innovations for Survival, “LEISA India, Vol.2, No.2, (July 2000), 20-21 -- N 127 Click here to see the full document

J10. (With P.G.Vijaya Sherry Chand) Knowledge and Agency Creating Networks, Madhyam, Vol.XII No.2, 1998, pp.8-11 -- N99 Click here to see the full document

J11. Why is Media so Apathetic? Published in VIDURA: Journal of The Press Institute of India, New Delhi, Vol. 40, Issue No. 2 (2003), p. 8-10
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