Faculty of Agriculture

University of Peradeniya

Mr. D.V. Pahan Prasada

Lecturer



Official Address :

Department of Agricultural Economics and Business Management,
Faculty of Agriculture,
University of Peradeniya,
Peradeniya,
Sri Lanka


Email :

pahan1@gmail.com


Telephone :

+94 81 239 5504


Personal Website :






  • M Sc. (Agriculture Economics, International Development Studies) Guelph, Canada, 2008.
  • B.Sc. (Agriculture), University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, 2004.
  • Young Trade Economist Award 2009, United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific (UNESCAP), ARTNET Research Network.
  • Lecturer, Department of Agricultural Economics and Business Management, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya
  • Member, Board of Study in Agricultural Economics, Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture University of Peradeniya. Sri Lanka
Visiting Appointments
  • Visiting Lecturer, Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture University of Peradeniya. Sri Lanka
  • Development Economics
  • International Development Studies
  • Pahan Prasada (2007). General Equilibrium Impacts of Technological Change under Different Market Structures: A Comparison of Supply Managed and Other Primary Agricultural Markets in Canada. Sri Lanka Journal Agricultural Economics, Vol. 9, pp. 1-21.
  • Pahan Prasada and J. Weerahewa (2004). Distributional Impact of National Security Levy (NSL) in Sri Lanka: A Tax Incidence Analysis. Sri Lanka Economic Journal. Vol. 5 No.2. pp75-95.
  • Weerahewa, J. and Pahan Prasada. (2007). Presence of Spatial Bias in the Causality of Child Malnutrition in Sri Lanka. In "Poverty, Poverty Alleviation, and Social Disadvantage: Analysis, Case Studies and Policies" edited by Clem Tisdell and published by Serials Publications, New Delhi, India.
  • Pahan Prasada (2004). Fiscal Impact of Civil Strife on Poverty and Income Distribution in Sri Lanka. "Understanding the Impacts of Development Interventions on Poverty". Colombo: Centre for Poverty Analysis.
  • Udayanganie, D., Pahan Prasada et al. (2006). A Technical Efficiency Analysis of the Paddy Farming Systems in the Dry Zone of Sri Lanka. Canadian Economics Association- 40th Annual Meetings, May 26-28, 2006, Concordia University, Montreal (Quebec).
  • Pahan Prasada et al. (2005). Incidence of Commodity Taxation on Income Distribution in Sri Lanka. Fourth General Meeting, Poverty and Economic Policy Network (Canada), June 13-17, 2005, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
  • Pahan Prasada (2004). Incidence of National Security Levy in Sri Lanka. Annual Symposium for Poverty Analysis-2004. October 19 - 21, 2004. BMICH, Colombo