Divya Hundlani

| Research Fellow

Sri Lanka's Economic and Trade Policy; Environmental Economics; Sustainable Livelihood and Infrastructure Development
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Divya joined LKI in 2017 as a Research Associate.

Divya completed a Masters of Public Policy at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore in 2014. She obtained her bachelor’s degree, majoring in Economics, from the University of Miami, Florida, USA. Her master’s thesis was on the role of public-private partnerships in the reconstruction of post-disaster environments.

Prior to coming to LKI, Divya was a Research Associate at the Earth Observatory of Singapore, looking at economic livelihoods and housing reconstruction in post-disaster environments. Divya has conducted fieldwork for primary data collection across South-East Asia including Singapore, Thailand, and Indonesia.

Her research interests include microeconomic livelihoods, Sri Lanka’s environmental policy, and the concept of sustainability in economic development.



LKI's Divya Hundlani on the Sri Lanka-Singapore Free Trade Agreement on Derana

As featured on Ada Derana First At 9, LKI’s Divya Hundlani speaks on the Sri Lanka-Singapore Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and addresses some criticisms surrounding the FTA. She calls for greater transparency and advance communication prior to the implementation of an FTA, and a robust regulatory mechanism for trade and investment.Watch here:

Posted by The Lakshman Kadirgamar Institute on Monday, 21 May 2018