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Homepage:http://dyson.cornell.edu/people/profiles/basu.php
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Postal address:Department of Applied Economics & Management, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14850. USA
Workplace:Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University, (more information at EDIRC)
ZEF
Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2018

  1. Contract Employment as a Worker Discipline Device
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
  2. Offshoring Barriers, Regulatory Burden and National Welfare
    Working Papers, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Downloads

2017

  1. Offshoring in Developing Countries: Labor Market Outcomes, Welfare, and Policy
    Working Papers, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Downloads

2016

  1. Disentangling the Wage Impacts of Offshoring On a Developing Country: Theory and Policy
    Development Working Papers, Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano, University of Milano Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2016) Downloads
  2. Job Creation in a Multi-Sector Labor Market Model for Developing Economies
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Development Working Papers, Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano, University of Milano (2016) Downloads View citations (5)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2016) Downloads View citations (5)

2011

  1. Contractual Dualism, Market Power and Informality
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2011) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2015)
  2. Impact of Rural Employment Guarantee Schemes on Seasonal Labor Markets: Optimum Compensation and Workers' Welfare
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Economic Inequality (2013)
  3. Tax Evasion, Minimum Wage Non-Compliance and Informality
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
  4. Transnational Trafficking, Law Enforcement and Victim Protection: A Middleman Trafficker's Perspective
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (30)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Law and Economics (2014)

2010

  1. Economic Reform, Informal-Formal Sector Linkages and Intervention in the Informal Sector in Developing Countries: A Paradox
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in International Review of Economics & Finance (2010)
  2. Ethnic Fragmentation, Conflict, Displaced Persons and Human Trafficking: An Empirical Analysis
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (15)
  3. The Elusive Productivity Effect of Trade Liberalization in the Manufacturing Industries of Emerging Economies
    Discussion Papers, University of Bonn, Center for Development Research (ZEF) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Emerging Markets Finance and Trade (2011)

2008

  1. Label Performance and the Willingness to Pay for Fair Trade Coffee: A Cross-National Perspective
    Discussion Papers, University of Bonn, Center for Development Research (ZEF) Downloads View citations (39)

2007

  1. A Theory of Employment Guarantees: Contestability, Credibility and Distributional Concerns
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management (2006) Downloads View citations (1)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2006) Downloads View citations (8)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2009)
  2. Pricing, Distribution and Adoption of Genetically Modified Seeds under Alternative Information Regimes
    Discussion Papers, University of Bonn, Center for Development Research (ZEF) Downloads
  3. Turning a Blind Eye: Costly Enforcement, Credible Commitment and Minimum Wage Laws
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management (2005) Downloads View citations (1)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2005) Downloads

2004

  1. A Risk-Based Rationale for Two-way Capital Flows: Why Do Capital Flights and Inward Foreign Direct Investments Co-exist?
    Working Papers, Department of Economics, College of William and Mary Downloads
    See also Journal Article in International Review of Economics & Finance (2007)

2003

  1. ON EXPORT RIVALRY AND THE GREENING OF AGRICULTURE - THE ROLE OF ECO-LABELS
    Discussion Papers, University of Bonn, Center for Development Research (ZEF) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Agricultural Economics (2004)

2001

  1. Market Access Rivalry and Eco-labeling Standards: Are Eco-labels Non-tariff Barriers in Disguise?
    Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management Downloads View citations (2)

2000

  1. Guaranteed Manufactured Without Child Labor
    Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management Downloads View citations (4)

1999

  1. The International Debate and Economic Consequences of Eco-Labeling
    Discussion Papers, University of Bonn, Center for Development Research (ZEF) Downloads View citations (1)

1998

  1. Child Labor and the International Policy Debate - The Education/Child Labor Trade-Off and the Consequences of Trade Sanctions
    Discussion Papers, University of Bonn, Center for Development Research (ZEF) Downloads

Journal Articles

2015

  1. Contractual Dualism, Market Power and Informality
    Economic Journal, 2015, 125, (589), 1534-1573 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2014

  1. Transnational Trafficking, Law Enforcement, and Victim Protection: A Middleman Trafficker's Perspective
    Journal of Law and Economics, 2014, 57, (2), 349 - 386 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2013

  1. Cover, Front Matter, and Table of Contents
    Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, 2013, 42, (2), 5 Downloads
  2. Impact of rural employment guarantee schemes on seasonal labor markets: optimum compensation and workers’ welfare
    The Journal of Economic Inequality, 2013, 11, (1), 1-34 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2011

  1. The Elusive Productivity Effect of Trade Liberalization in the Manufacturing Industries of Emerging Economies
    Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, 2011, 47, (1), 5-27 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2010

  1. Economic reform, informal-formal sector linkages and intervention in the informal sector in developing countries: A paradox
    International Review of Economics & Finance, 2010, 19, (4), 662-670 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2009

  1. A theory of employment guarantees: Contestability, credibility and distributional concerns
    Journal of Public Economics, 2009, 93, (3-4), 482-497 Downloads View citations (31)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2007

  1. A risk-based rationale for two-way capital flows: Why do capital flights and inward foreign direct investments co-exist?
    International Review of Economics & Finance, 2007, 16, (1), 37-59 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  2. On the Adoption of Genetically Modified Seeds in Developing Countries and the Optimal Types of Government Intervention
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2007, 89, (3), 784-804 Downloads View citations (7)

2006

  1. Guaranteed Manufactured without Child Labor: The Economics of Consumer Boycotts, Social Labeling and Trade Sanctions
    Review of Development Economics, 2006, 10, (3), 466-491 Downloads View citations (18)

2004

  1. Exploitation of Child Labor and the Dynamics of Debt Bondage
    Journal of Economic Growth, 2004, 9, (2), 209-238 Downloads View citations (14)
  2. On export rivalry and the greening of agriculture--the role of eco-labels
    Agricultural Economics, 2004, 31, (2-3), 135-147 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2003

  1. Eco-Labeling and Stages of Development
    Review of Development Economics, 2003, 7, (2), 228-247 Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Targeting Child Labor in Debt Bondage: Evidence, Theory, and Policy Implications
    World Bank Economic Review, 2003, 17, (2), 255-281 View citations (9)

2002

  1. Oligopsonistic Landlords, Segmented Labor Markets, and the Persistence of Tied-Labor Contracts
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2002, 84, (2), 438-453 Downloads View citations (8)

1999

  1. Adverse selection, asymmetric information, and foreign investment policies
    International Review of Economics & Finance, 1999, 8, (3), 239-252 Downloads View citations (1)

1998

  1. Asymmetric Country-of-Origin Effects on Intraindustry Trade and the International Quality
    Review of Development Economics, 1998, 2, (2), 140-66 Downloads View citations (3)

1996

  1. Locational choice for free trade zones: a comment
    Journal of Development Economics, 1996, 50, (2), 381-387 Downloads View citations (3)

Chapters

2015

  1. Statistical Discrimination, Endogenous Quality and North–South Trade
    Chapter 2 in THE REGION AND TRADE New Analytical Directions, 2015, pp 29-66 Downloads

2012

  1. Chapter 1 Tax Evasion, Minimum Wage Noncompliance, and Informality
    A chapter in Informal Employment in Emerging and Transition Economies, 2012, vol. 34, pp 1-53 Downloads

2002

  1. Labour standards, social labels and WTO
    Chapter 6 in Developing Countries in the World Trading System, 2002 Downloads
 
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