Dr. A.D.H.K. Kankanamge

Senior Lecturer


Email anuruddhak@pdn.ac.lk, kankanamge23@gmail.com
Tel +94 (0)81 239 2633, +94 (0)81 239 2622
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Educational Qualifications
  • Ph.D. : Oklahoma, USA
  • B.Sc. : Agric.Peradeniya
  • Senior Lecturer, Department of Economics and Statistics, Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya, 2006 - to date
Visiting Appointments
  • Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture (PGIA) University of Peradeniya

  • Postgraduate Institute of Science (PGIS), University of Peradeniya

Memberships & Awards
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Research Interests
  • Industrial Organization - Government procurement auctions
  • Economic regulation
  • Econometric forecasting
Research Publications
  • Journal Articles:

    “Sustaining More than Seven percent Rate of Growth in the Next Decade?”, co-authored with O.G. Dayaratna-Banda, Economic and Social Development under a Market Economy Regime in Sri Lanka, Buddhadasa Hewavitharana Felicitation Volume 1, edited by Saman Kelegama and Dileni Gunawardhana, 2011, 107-131, Vijithayapa Publications, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
  • “Evaluation of Agrochemical Use Patterns of Vegetable Farmers in Matale District”. Annals of the Sri Lanka Department of Agriculture (ASDA), Volume 13, 2011, 189-194. (Jointly with P.G.B.S. Dharmakeerthi and H.K. Kadupitiya)
  • "Industrial Diversification in Sri Lanka, An Analysis of Recent Trends, in Sri Lankan Economy", edited by O.G. Dayaratne-Banda, Ananda Jayawickrama, Anoma Abhayaratne and Malaka Ranathilaka, 2008, published by the Pathfinder Foundation of Sri Lanka (in Sinhala) [Click here]
  • The Impact of Public Information on Bidding in Highway Procurement Auctions, co-authored with Dakshina G. De Silva, Timothy Dunne and Georgia Kosmopoulou, European Economic Review, Volume 52, Issue 1, January 2008, Pages 150-181 Available online - Social Science Research Net (www.ssrn.com, Click here)
  • • The Impact of a Change in the Auction Format on Bidding Behavior, co-authored with, Dakshina De Silva, and Georgia Kosmopoulou – published in Economics Letters, Volume 95(1), April 2007, 60-65


  • “Forecasting All Share Price Index of the Colombo Stock Exchange”, Co-authored with J.M.W.K. Jayasinghe, Peradeniya University Research Sessions, (PURSE-2011), Proceedings, Volume 16. Paper presented by Anuruddha Kankanamge
  • Resource Person for the STATA Work shop organized by the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Sri Jayawardhanapura, Sri Lanka, (Sponsored by the HeTC project- Higher Education for 21st Century), March 2012
  • Invited participant in the IPS University Forum (Institute of Policy Studies Sri Lanka), Colombo., March 21-23, 2012
  • Invited participant / Judge of the Agricultural Economics session at the Annual Congress of the Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010
  • Participant of Implementing Citizen Report Cards (CRC) for improving Public Service Delivery workshop (3 days) conducted by the World Bank Institute in collaboration with the University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, 2009.
  • Participant of the Induction Programme (6 weeks) for Academic Staff, conducted by the Staff Development Center (SDC), University of Peradeniya, 2009
  • Invited participant at the 1st South Asian Economic Summit, 2008, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Participant of the International Teaching Assistant Workshop (1999), conducted by the Instructional Development Program of the University of Oklahoma, U.S.A.
Other Credentials
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Consultancy Reports
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