DEVASHISH MITRA

LINKS TO RECENT WORKING PAPERS

"International Trade and Unionization: Theory and Evidence" (with Reshad N. Ahsan and Arghya Ghosh).

Can The Whole Actually Be Greater Than The Sum Of Its Parts? Lessons From India's Growing Economy And Its Evolving Structure” (with Reshad N. Ahsan).

 

“Trade Liberalization and Labor Shares in China” (with Fariha Kamal and Mary Lovely). Web Appendix

 

LINKS TO SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Structural Reforms and Labor-Market Outcomes: International Panel-Data Evidence,” (with Claire Hollweg and Daniel Lederman) World Economy, forthcoming.

 

Trade Liberalization and Labor's Slice of the Pie: Evidence from Indian Firms,” (with Reshad Ahsan) Journal of Development Economics 108, May 2014, 1-16.

 

"The Home-Market Effect and Bilateral Trade Patterns: A Reexamination of the Evidence," (with Cong S. Pham and Mary E. Lovely) International Review of Economics and Finance 30, March 2014, 120-137.

 

Trade and Employment in Asia,” (with Niny Khor) World Financial Review, November-December 2013, 63-67.

 

The Determinants of Capital Intensity in Manufacturing:  The Role of Factor Market Imperfections,” (with Rana Hasan and Asha Sundaram) World Development 51, November 2013, 91–103.

 

What Explains the High Capital Intensity of Indian Manufacturing?,” (with Rana Hasan and Asha Sundaram) Indian Growth and Development Review 6(2), October 2013, 212-241.

 

Fairness, Search Frictions, and Offshoring,” (with Priya Ranjan) The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy (Contributions) 13(1), April 2013, 137-172.

 

Import Protection, Exports and Labor-Demand Elasticities: Evidence from Korea,” (with Jeongeun Shin) International Review of Economics & Finance 23, June 2012, 91-109.

 

 Trade Liberalization and Unemployment: Evidence from India,” (with Rana Hasan, Priya Ranjan and Reshad Ahsan) Journal of Development Economics, forthcoming. Online Appendix

 

 Offshoring and Unemployment: The Role of Search Frictions and Labor Mobility," (with Priya Ranjan), Journal of International Economics  81(2), July 2010, 219-229.   Online Appendix

 

“International Trade and Unemployment: Theory and Cross-National Evidence,” (with Priya Ranjan and Pushan Dutt) Journal of International Economics 78(1), June 2009, 32-44.

“Indian Manufacturing: A Slow Sector In A Rapidly Growing Economy,” (with Beyza Ural) Journal of International Trade and Economic Development 17(4),   December 2008, 525-560. World Bank Working Paper Version.   ERRATUM (applies to both the published version and the working paper version).

 

 “Inequality and the Instability of Polity and Policy” (with Pushan Dutt), Economic Journal 118(531), August 2008, 1285-1314.

 

Temporary Shocks and Offshoring: The Role of External Economies and Firm Heterogeneity,” (with Priya Ranjan),       Journal of Development Economics 87(1), August 2008, 76-84.

 

“Reciprocated Unilateralism in Trade Reforms with Majority Voting,” (with Pravin Krishna), Journal of Development Economics 85(1), February 2008, 81-93.

 

Inequality, Nonhomothetic Preferences and Trade: A Gravity Approach,” (with Vitor Trindade and Muhammed Dalgin), Southern Economic Journal 74(3). January 2008, 747-774.

 

Trade Reforms, Labor Regulations and Labor Demand Elasticities: Empirical Evidence from India,” (with Rana Hasan and K.V. Ramaswamy), Review of Economics & Statistics 89(3), August 2007, 466-481.

 

"Labor versus Capital in Trade Policy: The Role of Ideology and Inequality," (with Pushan Dutt),  Journal of International Economics 69(2), July 2006, 310-20.

 

Can we obtain realistic parameter estimates for the 'Protection for Sale' model?,” (with Dimitrios Thomakos and Mehmet Ulubasoglu), Canadian Journal of Economics 39(1), February 2006, 187-210.

Inequality and Trade” (with Vitor Trindade), Canadian Journal of Economics 38(4), November 2005, 1253-71.

 “Reciprocated Unilateralism in Trade Policy” (co-authored with Pravin Krishna), Journal of International Economics 65(2), March 2005, 461-487.

"Political Ideology and Endogenous Trade Policy: An Empirical Investigation” (coauthored with Pushan Dutt), Review of Economics and Statistics 87(1), February 2005, 59-72..

 “Economic (Dis)integration in the Presence of Evolutionary Learning,” (co-authored with Cem Karayalcin and Diego Mendez-Carbajo), Journal of Evolutionary Economics 14, October 2004, 463-481.

 "Protection versus Promotion: An Empirical Investigation," (co-authored with Dimitrios Thomakos and Mehmet Ulubasoglu), Economics & Politics. 16(2),  July 2004, 147-162.

 

Endogenous Trade Policy Through Majority Voting: An Empirical Investigation,”  (co-authored with Pushan Dutt), Journal of International Economics 58(1), October 2002, 107-134.

 

Infrastructure, Returns to Scale and Sovereign Debt,”(co-authored with Cem Karayalcin and Kathryn Mcollister), Journal of International Trade & Economic Development 11(3), September 2002, 267-278.

 

Endogenous Political Organization and the Value of Trade Agreements,” Journal of International Economics 57(2), August 2002, 473-485.

 

 ‘Protection for Sale’ In A Developing Country: Democracy vs. Dictatorship,” (with Dimitrios Thomakos and Mehmet Ulubasoglu), The Review of Economics and Statistics 84(3), August 2002, 497-508.

 

Trade Liberalization and Labor Demand Elasticities: Evidence from Turkey,” (co-authored with Pravin Krishna and Sajjid Chinoy), Journal of International Economics 55(2), December 2001, pp. 391-409.

 

Productivity Growth and Convergence in Agriculture and Manufacturing,” (co-authored with Will Martin), Economic Development & Cultural Change 49(2), January 2001, pp. 403-422.

 

 On the Endogenous Choice Between Protection and Promotion,” Economics & Politics 12(1), March 2000, pp. 33-52.

 

Endogenous Lobby Formation and Endogenous Protection: A Long Run Model of Trade Policy Determination,” American Economic Review 89(5), December 1999, pp. 1116-1134.

 

Multiple Equilibria, Coordination and Transitional Growth” (co-authored with Cem Karayalcin), Journal of Development Economics 60(2), December 1999, pp. 297-316.

 

 Trade Liberalization, Market Discipline and Productivity Growth: New Evidence from India,” (co-authored with Pravin Krishna), Journal of Development Economics 56(2), August 1998, pp. 447-462.