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Working Papers

2019

  1. Seeking Rent in the Informal Sector
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads

2018

  1. Quantitative Study of Tea Industry in India: Market, Pricing and Organization
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads

2017

  1. On Asymmetric Migration Patterns from Developing Countries
    GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) Downloads

2016

  1. Public Expenditure, Demography and Growth: Theory and Evidence from India
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads

2015

  1. Climate Change, Agricultural Production, and Poverty in India
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads
  2. Liberalized trade policy and inequality: Evidence from Post-Multi-Fibre Arrangement India and some theoretical issues
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
  3. Short-term Migration and Intergenerational Persistence of Industry in Rural India
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads

2014

  1. Education and Self-Employment: South Asian Immigrants in the US Labor Market
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads

2013

  1. Unemployment Benefit and Nascent Entrepreneurship
    Working Papers, College of Business, University of Texas at San Antonio Downloads

2012

  1. Corruption, Shadow Economy and Income Inequality: Evidence from Asia
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Public and Private Sector Jobs, Unreported Income and Consumption Gap in India: Evidence from Micro-Data
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in The North American Journal of Economics and Finance (2014)

2011

  1. Asymmetric Information in the Labor Market, Immigrants and Contract Menu
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Emigration, Finite Changes and Wage Inequality
    Discussion Papers Series, University of Queensland, School of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Economics and Politics (2013)
  3. Firm Heterogeneity, Informal Wage and Good Governance
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Discussion Papers, University of Nottingham, GEP (2011) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Review of Development Economics (2012)
  4. Informal Sector and Corruption: An Empirical Investigation for India
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (7)
  5. Religious Minorities and Provision of Public Goods: Evidence from Rural West Bengal
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (8)

2009

  1. Emigration, Wage Inequality and Vanishing Sectors
    Discussion Papers, University of Nottingham, GEP Downloads
    Also in MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2009) Downloads View citations (5)
  2. International labor migration, asymmetric information and occupational choice
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads
  3. Labor market reform and poverty – the role of informal sector
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Chapter (2009)
  4. Recession in the Skilled Sector and Implications for Informal Wage
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Research in Economics (2011)

2008

  1. Labor productivity growth, informal wage and capital mobility: A general equilibrium analysis
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (2)

2007

  1. Migration Taxes and Human Capital Formation: Some Implications for Development
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
  2. The Urban Informal Sector and Poverty: Effects of Trade Reform and Capital Mobility in India
    Working Papers MPIA, PEP-MPIA Downloads View citations (4)

2006

  1. Entrepreneurial culture, occupational choice and tax policy
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads
  2. The Corporate Debt Market: A Firm-Level Panel Study for India
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads

2004

  1. Wages, labour mobility and international trade
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads

Journal Articles

2019

  1. International Capital Flows, Land Conversion and Wage Inequality in Poor Countries
    Open Economies Review, 2019, 30, (5), 933-945 Downloads
  2. Predicting the direction of stock market prices using tree-based classifiers
    The North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 2019, 47, (C), 552-567 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Trade, migration costs and asymmetric migration patterns
    The World Economy, 2019, 42, (9), 2629-2648 Downloads

2018

  1. Relating rule of law and budgetary allocation for tourism: Does per capita income growth make a difference for Indian states?
    Economic Modelling, 2018, 71, (C), 263-271 Downloads
  2. Tax Evasion and Provision of Public Goods: Implications for Wage and Employment
    Studies in Microeconomics, 2018, 6, (1-2), 84-99 Downloads
  3. The labor market in India since the 1990s
    IZA World of Labor, 2018, 425 Downloads

2017

  1. A Model of Smuggling and Trafficking of Illegal Immigrants with a Host Country Policy
    Review of Development Economics, 2017, 21, (3), 698-712 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Does technology diffusion help to reduce emission intensity? Evidence from organized manufacturing and agriculture in India
    Resource and Energy Economics, 2017, 48, (C), 30-41 Downloads View citations (6)
  3. Multi Fibre Arrangement and Wage Inequality: Firm and State-level Evidence from India and a Theoretical Model
    The World Economy, 2017, 40, (7), 1473-1493 Downloads

2016

  1. Are religious minorities deprived of public good provisions?: Regional evidence from India
    Journal of Developing Areas, 2016, 50, (1), 351-372 Downloads
  2. Do economic reforms hurt or help the informal labor market?
    IZA World of Labor, 2016, 263 Downloads
  3. FDI and Business Internationalization of the Unorganized Sector: Evidence from Indian Manufacturing
    World Development, 2016, 83, (C), 340-349 Downloads View citations (4)
  4. MFN Tariff Rates and Carbon Emission: Evidence from Lower-Middle-Income Countries
    Environmental & Resource Economics, 2016, 64, (3), 493-510 Downloads View citations (1)
  5. To educate or not to educate: Impact of public policies in developing countries
    Economic Modelling, 2016, 56, (C), 94-101 Downloads View citations (1)

2015

  1. Skilled and Unskilled Immigrants and Entrepreneurship in a Developed Country
    Review of Development Economics, 2015, 19, (3), 666-682 Downloads View citations (2)

2014

  1. Broader Implications of Labor Market Reforms in India: A General Equilibrium Perspective
    Indian Economic Review, 2014, 49, (1), 27-35 View citations (2)
  2. Public and private sector jobs, unreported income and consumption gap in India: Evidence from micro-data
    The North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 2014, 29, (C), 285-300 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  3. Sectoral Technical Progress and Aggregate Skill Formation
    Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade, 2014, 14, (2), 159-172 Downloads
  4. Unemployment Benefits and Entrepreneurship
    The Japanese Economic Review, 2014, 65, (1), 122-128 Downloads

2013

  1. Corruption and persistent informality: An empirical investigation for India
    International Review of Economics & Finance, 2013, 27, (C), 357-373 Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Emigration, Finite Changes and Wage Inequality
    Economics and Politics, 2013, 25, (1), 61-71 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  3. Emigration, unemployment and welfare – The role of non-traded sector
    The North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 2013, 24, (C), 298-305 Downloads View citations (9)
  4. Interest Rate, Human Capital and Tax
    Review of Market Integration, 2013, 5, (1), 71-82 Downloads
  5. International Capital Flow, Vanishing Industries and Two-sided Wage Inequality
    Pacific Economic Review, 2013, 18, (5), 574-583 Downloads View citations (4)
  6. Product variety, finite changes and wage inequality
    Economic Modelling, 2013, 35, (C), 610-613 Downloads View citations (1)
  7. Recession, terms of trade, and immigrants
    Journal of Economic Policy Reform, 2013, 16, (4), 368-379 Downloads View citations (1)

2012

  1. Book Review: Saman Kelegama (Ed.)
    South Asia Economic Journal, 2012, 13, (2), 335-337 Downloads
  2. Firm Heterogeneity, Informal Wage and Good Governance
    Review of Development Economics, 2012, 16, (4), 527-539 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  3. Migrant Taxes and International Migration Patterns
    South Asian Journal of Macroeconomics and Public Finance, 2012, 1, (2), 231-243 Downloads

2011

  1. Recession in the skilled sector and implications for informal wage
    Research in Economics, 2011, 65, (3), 158-163 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  2. WAGE SUBSIDY AND WELFARE IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
    Economics and Politics, 2011, 23, (2), 239-253

2010

  1. Book Reviews
    New Zealand Economic Papers, 2010, 44, (3), 289-293 Downloads

2009

  1. Urban informal sector and poverty
    International Review of Economics & Finance, 2009, 18, (4), 631-642 Downloads View citations (16)

2007

  1. Agricultural prospects and informal wage in general equilibrium
    Economic Modelling, 2007, 24, (3), 380-385 Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Protectionary bias in agriculture: A pure economic argument
    Ecological Economics, 2007, 63, (1), 160-164 Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Trade Reform and Informal Wages
    Review of Development Economics, 2007, 11, (2), 313-320 Downloads View citations (21)

2006

  1. Economic Reform, Skill Formation and Foreign Capital
    The World Economy, 2006, 29, (1), 79-94 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Foreign Capital, Skill Formation, and Migration of Skilled Workers
    Journal of Economic Policy Reform, 2006, 9, (2), 107-123 Downloads View citations (2)

2005

  1. Emigration and wage inequality
    Economics Letters, 2005, 88, (1), 141-145 Downloads View citations (72)

2004

  1. Capital Mobility and Informal Wage in a Small Economy—Two Examples
    South Asia Economic Journal, 2004, 5, (2), 261-266 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Skill formation and international migration: welfare perspective of developing countries
    Japan and the World Economy, 2004, 16, (1), 35-54 Downloads View citations (46)

2001

  1. Informal sector in general equilibrium: welfare effects of trade policy reforms
    International Review of Economics & Finance, 2001, 10, (3), 289-300 Downloads View citations (25)

Books

2015

  1. Industrial and Labor Economics
    India Studies in Business and Economics, Springer

2014

  1. International Trade and Economic Development
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press View citations (1)

2011

  1. The Outsiders: Economic Reform and Informal Labour in a Developing Economy
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press View citations (27)

Edited books

2018

  1. International Trade, Welfare, and the Theory of General Equilibrium
    Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press

Chapters

2019

  1. Institutionalized costs and international migration patterns
    Chapter 7 in Skilled Labor Mobility and Migration, 2019, pp 194-208 Downloads

2015

  1. Trade in Services and Regional Specialization: Evidence and Theory
    Chapter 12 in THE REGION AND TRADE New Analytical Directions, 2015, pp 351-374 Downloads

2009

  1. LABOR MARKET REFORM AND POVERTY – THE ROLE OF INFORMAL SECTOR
    Chapter 11 in New And Enduring Themes In Development Economics, 2009, pp 229-240 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2009)
 
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