Dr Shyama Ratnasiri is a Senior Lecturer in economics and the first year coordinator in B Commerce program (Coast Campus). Shyama’s research expertise include, macroeconomic modelling, Economic growth, Agricultural economics and Empirical modelling of commodity demand. She has published in a number of journals including PlosOne and Southern Economic Journal.
Shyama’s current teaching areas are Economic Policy Analysis, Economics for Decision Making and Quantitative Methods for Business Finance and Economics.
- Economic development and growth
- Technology adoption, inequality
- Macroeconomics and general equilibrium modelling
- Agricultural economics