IPS research on Migration and Urbanization examines the twin challenges of identifying and promoting foreign employment that is both beneficial to the workers as well as the country; and planning for sustainable internal migration and urbanization.
Wickramasinghe, K. (2017), A Green Hospitality Industry for Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka Exporter, Issue 96, April-June 2017
Tilakaratna, G., Nanayakkara, M., Madurawala, S., Jayaratne, S., Wickramasinghe, K. (2017), National Level Implications of SDG Implementation: The Case of Sri Lanka, Occasional Paper Series 41, Southern Voice on Post-MDG International Development Goals, Bngladesh, Dhaka.
Re-Defining Urban Areas in Sri Lanka
Impact of Migration and Remittances on Social Mobility in Sri Lanka
Sri Lankan Female Domestic Workers in the Middle East:Does Recruitment through an Agent minimize vulnerability?
Returning Home: Experiences & Challenges, The Experience of Returnee Migrant Workers of Sri Lanka
Suwendrani Jayaratne, Nipuni Perera, Neluka Gunasekera, Nisha Arunatilake
Labour Migration in Sri Lanka Select Annotated Bibliography
Dilmani Warnasuriya Premila Gamage
“Mainstreaming Migration into Development Agendas of South Asia”
Edited by Saman Kelegama
A Migration Profile for Sri Lanka
Roshini Jayaweera, Nethmini Perera, Chandana Karunaratne, Nisha Arunatilake, Dushni Weerakoon
Managed Migration: Review of Readmission Agreements and a Case Study from Sri Lanka
Chandana Karunaratne, Ashani Abeysekera
Migration Remittances and Development in South Asia ( P/ C)
International Migration Outlook Sri Lanka 2008
Tilani Jayawardhana and Ruwan Jayathilaka
Kelegama, S. (ed.) (2011) “Migration, Remittances and Development in South Asia”,
Sage Publications, India.
“Sri Lanka” (with N. Arunatilake, and P. Jayawardena) in Kelegama, S., (ed.), Migration, Remittances and Development in South Asia, Sage Publications, New Delhi, 2011
Book Review, “Distant Neighbours at Workplace: A Study of Sri Lankan Migrant Workers in Japan” (by Prof. H. D.Karunaratne), South Asia Economic Journal, Vol.10, No. 2.
Jayawardena, P., 2009,
“Migration and Remittances in South Asia”, (with Deshal de Mel), Briefing Paper No.12, South Asia Watch on Trade, Economics and Environment (SAWTEE), 2009
‘Returning Home: Experience & Challenges – The Experience of Returnee Migrant Workers of Sri Lanka’, Labour Economic Series No. 17
Jayaratne, S., Perera, N., Gunasekera, N. and Arunatilake, N. (2014)
Policy Brief on ‘Are Returnee Migrant Workers Economically Better Off’, Volume 1, September 2014.
“Migration, Remittances and Development in the Maldives” in Kelegama S (ed) Migration, Remittances and Development in South Asia.
Jayaratne, S. and D. de Mel (2011),
“Trade Poverty Nexus in the Maldives”, in Prema-chandra Athukorala, Jayatilleke S Bandara, Saman Kelegama (eds), “Trade Liberalisation and Poverty in South Asia”, Routledge Publication.
Dissanayake, J and S. Jayaratne (2010)
Impact of Migration and Remittances on Investment in Agriculture and Food Security in Sri Lanka, IPS Research Studies: Agricultural Economic Policy Series No.8, February.
Samaratunga, P., Jayaweera, R. and Perera, N. (2012),
Sri Lankan Female Domestic Workers in the Middle East: Does Recruitment through an Agent Minimize Vulnerability?
A Micro Analysis of Contextual Determinants of Labor Migration in Sri Lanka, in Migration and Development, Taylor & Francis Group, UK.
Dissertations and Theses, 130.
Weeraratne, B. (2012).
“Migration and Remittances in South Asia”, SAWTEE Briefing Paper, No. 12.
De Mel, D. and S. Jayaratne,
“Migration, Remittances and Development Nexus in the Maldives” in S. Kelegama (ed.), Migration, Remittances and Development in South Asia, Sage Publications
De Mel, D. and S. Jayaratne,
“International Migration Outlook: Sri Lanka 2008” (with), International Organization for Migration, Sri Lanka, 2009.
Jayathilaka, M.D.R.K and T. Jayawardhana,
Labour Migration in Sri Lanka: Select Annotated Bibiliography
Dilmani Warnasuriya and Premila Gamage (2014),
Managed Migration: Review of Readmission Agreements and a Cast Study of Sri Lanka
Chandana Karunaratne and Ashani Abayasekara (2012),
“Afghanistan,” in Kelegama, S., (ed.) Migration and Development Nexus in South Asia, Sage Publication, India.
Jayawardhana, T., and R. Jayaweera (2011),
International Migration Outlook – Sri Lanka, 2008
Jayawardhana, Tilani and Ruwan Jayathilaka,