About the Author
A Narayanamoorthy is currently working as Reader and Officer-in-Charge, Agro-Economic Research Centre, Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics
(Deemed to be a University), Pune. Dr. Narayanamoorthy has been working in the area of irrigation including micro irrigation and watershed
management over the last 15 years. He has published over 75 research articles in both international and Indian journals, and completed over a dozen
research projects mainly in the area of irrigation. He has also acted as a consultant for a project on Impact of Irrigation in India: An Aggregate Level
Analysis sponsored by the International Water Management Institute, Colombo. He has co-authored two books: An Appraisal of Watershed Development
Programme Across Regions in India and State of the Indian Farmer : A Millennium Study (Vol.3 : Water Resources) sponsored by the Ministry of
Agriculture, Government of India and published by Academic Foundation (2004).