Prof. Damodar Jena awarded with the ‘Best Research Paper Presentation Award’ in International Conference on Rural Management

Prof. Damodar Jena awarded with the ‘Best Research Paper Presentation Award’ for his paper on “A Problem of Development: An Emerging Economic Dimension of Ageing Population in One of the Developed Districts of Tamil Nadu” in the 1st International Conference on Rural Management organized by Xavier School of Rural Management, Bhubaneswar during 23-24 November 2017. Prof. Jena, in his paper, mentioned that the current increasing trend of ageing population is a symptom of development. However, this increasing share of population has to be managed in terms of engaging them in various economic activities with their comfort and confidence. They need to have flexibility in working hours and number of breaks during work. They also need to be ensured with safe transport and health care.

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