This Subject Includes

  • Course No: HS 602
  • Course: MA in Development Studies
  • Semester: II
  • Title: Planning and Project Management
  • Stream: Economics
  • Description:

    Development planning: concepts and ideology, objectives, the case for and against planning,

    planning versus market; Generation and Screening of project ideas, objectives of project planning;

    Project preparation: market and demand analysis, technical analysis, financial estimates and

    projections, financing of projects, project management; Social cost-benefits analysis; Appraisal,

    monitoring and evaluation of development programmes and projects.

     

    Texts/References:

    1. M.P Todaro and S.C. Smith, Development Economics, 9th Ed., Pearson Education, 2006.

    2. P. Chandra, Projects, Planning, Analysis, Financing, Implementation and Review, 5th Ed., Tata

    McGraw Hill Publishing Co. Ltd., 2002.

    3. R. Dale, Evaluating Development Programmes and Projects, 2nd Ed., Sage Publications, 2004.

    4. R. Dale, Organisations and Development, Strategies, Structures and Processes, Sage Publications,2000.

  • Text:

    M.P Todaro and S.C. Smith, Development Economics, 9th Ed., Pearson Education, 2006.^$^P. Chandra, Projects, Planning, Analysis, Financing, Implementation and Review, 5th Ed., Tata McGraw Hill Publishing Co. Ltd., 2002.^$^R. Dale, Evaluating Development Programmes and Projects, 2nd Ed., Sage Publications, 2004.^$^R. Dale, Organisations and Development, Strategies, Structures and Processes, Sage Publications,2000.