Usha Perera is a Research Assistant working on health, labour and education policy at IPS. She holds a BA in Economics with First Class Honours from the University of Colombo. During her undergraduate studies, Usha won the ‘Best Performance’ award at both the final degree examination and second year examination at the Department of Economics, University of Colombo. She is also a CIMA Passed Finalist. Usha is a former Assistant Lecturer at the Department of Economics, University of Colombo.

Research

Perera, U. (2021). Tax Avoidance Strategies of Multinational Companies: A Case Study of Apple Inc. Sri Lanka Journal of Economic Research, 9 (1), pp. 71–87. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/sljer.v9i1.156.

Wickremeratne, N., & Perera, U. (2021). Health Expenditure and Economic Growth for All: The Case of Sri Lanka. In S. Premaratne, N. Wickremeratne & U. Moramudali (Eds.), Economy for All (pp. 121-136). Colombo: Colombo University Press.

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