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Working papers

Undated material is listed at the end

2012

  1. Neelesh Gounder, 2012. "The determinants of household consumption and poverty in Fiji," Discussion Papers in Economics economics:201205, Griffith University, Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics.
  2. Saten Kumar & Don J. Webber & Antonio Paradiso, 2012. "Does energy consumption affect growth?," Working Papers 2012-04, Auckland University of Technology, Department of Economics.

2011

  1. Parmendra Sharma & Neelesh Gounder, 2011. "Supply Side Obstacles to Financing the Private Sector: Empirical Evidence from a Small Island Developing State," Discussion Papers in Finance finance:201101, Griffith University, Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics.
  2. Parmendra Sharma & Neelesh Gounder, 2011. "Obstacles to Financing Micro and Small Enterprises: Empirical Evidence from a Small Island Developing State," Discussion Papers in Finance finance:201110, Griffith University, Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics.
  3. Parmendra Sharma & Neelesh Gounder, 2011. "Determinants of bank net interest margins in a Small Island Developing Economy: Panel Evidence from Fiji," Discussion Papers in Finance finance:201112, Griffith University, Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics.
  4. Paradiso, Antonio & Kumar, Saten & Rao, B. Bhaskara, 2011. "The growth effects of education in Australia," MPRA Paper 34791, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  5. Kumar, Saten & Paradiso, Antonio, 2011. "Assessing Sustainability of the Irish Public Debt," MPRA Paper 35295, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  6. Antonio, Paradiso & Kumar, Saten & Rao, B Bhaskara, 2011. "A New Keynesian IS Curve for Australia: Is it Forward Looking or Backward Looking?," MPRA Paper 35296, University Library of Munich, Germany.

2010

  1. Dibyendu S. Maiti & Arup Mitra, 2010. "Skills, Informality and Development," Working Papers id:3115, eSocialSciences.
  2. Kunal Sen & Bibhas Saha & Dibyendu Maiti, 2010. "Trade openness, labour institutions and flexibilisation: theory and evidence from India," Brooks World Poverty Institute Working Paper Series 12310, BWPI, The University of Manchester.
  3. Kumar, Saten & Chowdhury, Mamta & Rao, B. Bhaskara, 2010. "Demand for Money in the Selected OECD Countries: A Time Series Panel Data Approach and Structural Breaks," MPRA Paper 22204, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  4. Kumar, Saten & Pacheco, Gail, 2010. "What Determines the Long run Growth in Kenya?," MPRA Paper 24338, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  5. Saten Kumar, 2010. "Panel Data Estimates of the Demand for Money in the Pacific Island Countries," EERI Research Paper Series EERI_RP_2010_12, Economics and Econometrics Research Institute (EERI), Brussels.
  6. Kumar, Saten & Webber, Don J. & Fargher, Scott, 2010. "Money demand stability: A case study of Nigeria," MPRA Paper 26074, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  7. Kumar, Saten & Pacheco, Gail & Rossouw, Stephanie, 2010. "How to Increase the Growth Rate in South Africa?," MPRA Paper 26105, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  8. Kumar, Saten & Shahbaz, Muhammad, 2010. "Coal Consumption and Economic Growth Revisited: Structural Breaks, Cointegration and Causality Tests for Pakistan," MPRA Paper 26151, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  9. Rao, B. Bhaskara & Kumar, Saten, 2010. "Error-Correction Based Panel Estimates of the Demand for Money of Selected Asian Countries with the Extreme Bounds Analysis," MPRA Paper 27263, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  10. Kumar, Saten & Webber, Don J., 2010. "Australasian money demand stability: Application of structural break tests," MPRA Paper 27569, University Library of Munich, Germany.

2009

  1. Dibyendu Maiti & Sugata Marjit, 2009. "Informal Wage And Formal Sector Productivity : Theory And Evidences From India," Labor Economics Working Papers 22928, East Asian Bureau of Economic Research.
  2. Dibyendu Maiti & Sugata Marjit, 2009. "Regional Openness, Income Growth And Disparity Across Major Indian States During 1980-2004," Development Economics Working Papers 22927, East Asian Bureau of Economic Research.
  3. Saten Kumar & Scott Fargher & Don J. Webber, 2009. "Testing the validity of the Feldstein-Horioka puzzle for Australia," Working Papers 0911, Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance, Bristol Business School, University of the West of England, Bristol.
  4. Saten Kumar & Don J. Webber & Scott Fargher, 2009. "Wagner’s Law Revisited: Cointegration and Causality tests for New Zealand," Working Papers 0917, Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance, Bristol Business School, University of the West of England, Bristol.
  5. Rao, B. Bhaskara & Tamazian, Artur & Kumar, Saten, 2009. "Systems GMM estimates of the Feldstein-Horioka puzzle for the OECD countries and tests for structural breaks," MPRA Paper 15312, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  6. Rao, B. Bhaskara & Kumar, Saten, 2009. "Is the US Demand for Money Unstable?," MPRA Paper 15715, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  7. Kumar, Saten & Rao, B. Bhaskara, 2009. "A Time Series Approach to the Feldstein-Horioka Puzzle with Panel Data from the OECD Countries," MPRA Paper 18464, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  8. Kumar, Saten, 2009. "A Re-examination of Private Consumption in Fiji," MPRA Paper 18706, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  9. Kumar, Saten & Singh, Rup, 2009. "Some Empirical Evidence on the Demand for Money in the Pacific Island Countries," MPRA Paper 18703, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  10. Kumar, Saten, 2009. "Further Evidence on Public Spending and Economic Growth in East Asian Countries," MPRA Paper 19298, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  11. Kumar, Saten & Webber, Don J. & Perry, Geoff, 2009. "Real Wages, Inflation and Labour Productivity in Australia," MPRA Paper 19293, University Library of Munich, Germany.

2008

  1. Marjit, Sugata & Kar, Saibal & Maiti, Dibyendu, 2008. "Labor market reform and poverty – the role of informal sector," MPRA Paper 23999, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 2009.
  2. Rao, B. Bhaskara & Singh, Rup & Kumar, Saten, 2008. "Do we need time series econometrics," MPRA Paper 10530, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 14 Sep 2008.
  3. Rao, B. Bhaskara & Kumar, Saten, 2008. "A Panel Data Approach to the Demand for Money and the Effects of Financial Reforms in the Asian Countries," MPRA Paper 6565, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  4. Kumar, Saten, 2008. "Cointegration and the Demand for Energy in Fiji," MPRA Paper 18704, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  5. Kumar, Saten & Manoka, Billy, 2008. "Testing the Stability of Demand for Money in Tonga," MPRA Paper 19300, University Library of Munich, Germany.

2007

  1. Rao, B. Bhaskara & Sharma, Kanhaiya Lal, 2007. "Testing the permanent income hypothesis in the developing and developed countries: A comparison between Fiji and Australia," MPRA Paper 2725, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  2. Rao, B. Bhaskara & Sharma, Kanaiah Lal & Singh, Rup, 2007. "Estimating aid-growth equations: the case of Pacific Island countries," MPRA Paper 4554, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  3. Rao, B. Bhaskara & Kumar, Saten, 2007. "Cointegration, structural breaks and the demand for money in Bangladesh," MPRA Paper 1546, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  4. Anoruo, Emmanuel & Kumar, Saten & DiPietro, Bill, 2007. "A Cointegration Analysis of Investment Output Ratio in Bangladesh," MPRA Paper 19338, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  5. Singh, Rup & Kumar, Saten, 2007. "Application of the Alternative Techniques to Estimate Demand for Money in Developing Countries," MPRA Paper 19295, University Library of Munich, Germany.

2006

  1. Rao, B. Bhaskara & Kumar, Saten, 2006. "Structural Breaks and the Demand for Money in Fiji," MPRA Paper 1549, University Library of Munich, Germany.

2005

  1. Dibyendu S. Maiti, 2005. "Organisational morphology of rural industries in liberalised India: A study of West Bengal," Centre for Development Studies, Trivendrum Working Papers 371, Centre for Development Studies, Trivendrum, India.
  2. Marjit, Sugata & Maiti, Dibyendu S., 2005. "Globalization, Reform and the Informal Sector," Working Paper Series RP2005/12, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).

Undated

  1. Dibyendu Maiti & Arijit Mukherjee, . "Trade Liberalisation, Subcontracting and Unionised Wage," Discussion Papers 10/07, University of Nottingham, GEP.
  2. Dibyendu Maiti & Arijit Mukherjee, . "Governance, Foreign Direct Investment and Domestic Welfare," Discussion Papers 10/27, University of Nottingham, GEP.
  3. Parmendra Sharma & Neelesh Gounder, . "2012-06 Profitability determinants of deposit institutions in small, underdeveloped financial systems: the case of Fiji," Discussion Papers in Finance finance:201206, Griffith University, Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics.
  4. Parmendra Sharma, Neelesh Gounder, . "2012-15 Does finance matter for growth in the small, open Pacific Island Countries?," Discussion Papers in Finance finance:201215, Griffith University, Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics.
  5. Parmendra Sharma, Neelesh Gounder, Dong Xiang, . "2012-17 Efficiency of Banks in a Foreign–Controlled, Small Financial Sector: The Case of Fiji," Discussion Papers in Finance finance:201217, Griffith University, Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics.
  6. Parmendra Sharma, Neelesh Gounder, . "2012-13 Determinants of bank credit in small open economies: The case of six Pacific Island Countries," Discussion Papers in Finance finance:201213, Griffith University, Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics.
  7. Neelesh Gounder, . "2012-11 Financial development and economic growth in Fiji: New empirical evidence," Discussion Papers in Economics economics:201211, Griffith University, Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics.

Journal articles

2014

  1. Kumar, Saten & Sen, Rahul & Srivastava, Sadhana, 2014. "Does economic integration stimulate capital mobility? An analysis of four regional economic communities in Africa," Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, Elsevier, vol. 29(C), pages 33-50.
  2. Saten Kumar, 2014. "Money demand income elasticity in advanced and developing countries: new evidence from meta-analysis," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 46(16), pages 1873-1882, June.

2013

  1. Maiti, Dibyendu & Mukherjee, Arijit, 2013. "Governance, foreign direct investment and domestic welfare," International Review of Economics & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 27(C), pages 406-415.
  2. Maiti, Dibyendu & Mukherjee, Arijit, 2013. "Trade cost reduction, subcontracting and unionised wage," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 21(C), pages 103-110.
  3. Saha, Bibhas & Sen, Kunal & Maiti, Dibyendu, 2013. "Trade openness, labour institutions and flexibilisation: Theory and evidence from India," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 24(C), pages 180-195.
  4. Dibyendu Maiti, 2013. "Market imperfections, trade reform and total factor productivity growth: theory and practices from India," Journal of Productivity Analysis, Springer, vol. 40(2), pages 207-218, October.
  5. Neelesh Gounde, 2013. "Correlates of poverty in Fiji: An analysis of individual, household and community factors related to poverty," International Journal of Social Economics, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 40(11), pages 923-938, August.
  6. Parmendra Sharma & Neelesh Gounder & Dong Xiang, 2013. "Foreign banks, profits, market power and efficiency in PICs: some evidence from Fiji," Applied Financial Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 23(22), pages 1733-1744, November.
  7. Saten Kumar & Mamta B. Chowdhury & B. Bhaskara Rao, 2013. "Demand for money in the selected OECD countries: a time series panel data approach and structural breaks," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 45(14), pages 1767-1776, May.
  8. Saten Kumar & Don J. Webber, 2013. "Australasian money demand stability: application of structural break tests," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 45(8), pages 1011-1025, March.
  9. Antonio Paradiso & Saten Kumar & B. Bhaskara Rao, 2013. "A New Keynesian IS curve for Australia: is it forward looking or backward looking?," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 45(26), pages 3691-3700, September.
  10. Antonio Paradiso & Saten Kumar & B. Bhaskara Rao, 2013. "The growth effects of education in Australia," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 45(27), pages 3843-3852, September.
  11. Saten Kumar, 2013. "Systems GMM estimates of the health care spending and GDP relationship: a note," The European Journal of Health Economics, Springer, vol. 14(3), pages 503-506, June.
  12. Kumar, Saten & Webber, Don J. & Fargher, Scott, 2013. "Money demand stability: A case study of Nigeria," Journal of Policy Modeling, Elsevier, vol. 35(6), pages 978-991.
  13. Saten Kumar, 2013. "Financial crisis, Taylor rule and the Fed," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 20(17), pages 1557-1561, November.

2012

  1. Dibyendu Maiti, 2012. "Market Distortions and Productivity Growth with Reference to India," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 32(3), pages 2313-2319.
  2. Dibyendu Maiti, 2012. "Book Review: India’s Economy and Growth—Essays in Honour of V.K.R.V. Rao," South Asia Economic Journal, Institute of Policy Studies of Sri Lanka, vol. 13(1), pages 147-152, March.
  3. Neelesh Gounder & Parmendra Sharma, 2012. "Determinants of bank net interest margins in Fiji, a small island developing state," Applied Financial Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 22(19), pages 1647-1654, October.
  4. Parmendra Sharma & Neelesh Gounder, 2012. "Obstacles to bank financing of micro and small enterprises: empirical evidence from the Pacific with some policy implications," Asia Pacific Trade and Investment Review, United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), vol. 19(2), pages 49-75, December.
  5. Saten Kumar & Don J. Webber & Scott Fargher, 2012. "Wagner's Law revisited: cointegration and causality tests for New Zealand," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 44(5), pages 607-616, February.
  6. Saten Kumar & Don J. Webber & Scott Fargher, 2012. "Testing the validity of the Feldstein--Horioka puzzle for Australia," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 44(5), pages 599-605, February.
  7. Saten Kumar & Don J. Webber & Geoff Perry, 2012. "Real wages, inflation and labour productivity in Australia," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 44(23), pages 2945-2954, August.
  8. Kumar, Saten, 2012. "Obituary: Prof. B. Bhaskara Rao (1939–2011)," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 29(2), pages 522-522.
  9. Kumar, Saten & Rao, B. Bhaskara, 2012. "Error-correction based panel estimates of the demand for money of selected Asian countries with the extreme bounds analysis," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 29(4), pages 1181-1188.
  10. Kumar, Saten & Pacheco, Gail, 2012. "What determines the long run growth rate in Kenya?," Journal of Policy Modeling, Elsevier, vol. 34(5), pages 705-718.

2011

  1. Dibyendu Maiti & Arup Mitra, 2011. "Informality, Vulnerability And Development," Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship (JDE), World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., vol. 16(02), pages 199-211.
  2. Dibyendu Maiti & Sugata Marjit, 2011. "Subcontracting, R&D And Labour Productivity: A Theoretical Explanation," Journal of Economic Development, Chung-Ang Unviersity, Department of Economics, vol. 36(3), pages 1-24, September.
  3. Saten Kumar, 2011. "Estimating export demand equations in selected Asian countriess," Journal of Chinese Economic and Foreign Trade Studies, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 4(1), pages 5-16, February.
  4. Kumar, Saten, 2011. "Financial reforms and money demand: Evidence from 20 developing countries," Economic Systems, Elsevier, vol. 35(3), pages 323-334, September.
  5. B. Bhaskara Rao & Saten Kumar, 2011. "Is the US demand for money unstable?," Applied Financial Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 21(17), pages 1263-1272.
  6. Saten Kumar & B. Bhaskara Rao, 2011. "A Time‐series Approach to the Feldstein–Horioka Puzzle with Panel Data from the OECD Countries," The World Economy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 34(3), pages 473-485, 03.
  7. Saten Kumar, 2011. "Cointegration and the demand for energy in Fiji," International Journal of Global Energy Issues, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 35(1), pages 85-97.

2010

  1. Neelesh Gounder & Mahendra Reddy & Biman Chand Prasad, 2010. "Support for democracy in the Fiji Islands: does schooling matter?," International Journal of Social Economics, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 37(2), pages 136-149, January.
  2. B. Bhaskara Rao & Rup Singh & Saten Kumar, 2010. "Do we need time series econometrics?," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 17(7), pages 695-697.
  3. Saten Kumar, 2010. "Efficacy of Monetary Policy in Curtailing Consumption: Empirical Evidence from Fiji," The IUP Journal of Monetary Economics, IUP Publications, vol. 0(3), pages 60-68, August.
  4. Rao, B. Bhaskara & Tamazian, Artur & Kumar, Saten, 2010. "Systems GMM estimates of the Feldstein-Horioka puzzle for the OECD countries and tests for structural breaks," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 27(5), pages 1269-1273, September.
  5. Rup Singh & Saten Kumar, 2010. "Some empirical evidence on the demand for money in the Pacific Island countries," Studies in Economics and Finance, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 27(3), pages 211-222, August.

2009

  1. Kumar Saten, 2009. "Structural Breaks and Exports in the Philippines," Global Economy Journal, De Gruyter, vol. 9(2), pages 1-9, June.
  2. Saten Kumar, 2009. "An empirical evaluation of export demand in China," Journal of Chinese Economic and Foreign Trade Studies, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 2(2), pages 100-109, April.
  3. B. Bhaskara Rao & Saten Kumar, 2009. "Cointegration, structural breaks and the demand for money in Bangladesh," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 41(10), pages 1277-1283.
  4. Rao, B. Bhaskara & Kumar, Saten, 2009. "A panel data approach to the demand for money and the effects of financial reforms in the Asian countries," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 26(5), pages 1012-1017, September.
  5. Saten Kumar, 2009. "An Investigation of the Long-Run Private Investment in the Asia-Pacific Developing Countries," The IUP Journal of Applied Economics, IUP Publications, vol. 0(3-4), pages 38-47, May-July.

2008

  1. Dibyendu Maiti, 2008. "The organisational morphology of rural industries and its dynamics in liberalised India: a study of West Bengal," Cambridge Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 32(4), pages 577-591, July.
  2. Dibyendu Maiti & Sugata Marjit, 2008. "Trade liberalization, production organization and informal sector of the developing countries," The Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 17(3), pages 453-461.
  3. Saten Kumar, 2008. "Income and Price Elasticities of Exports in Philippines," The IUP Journal of Applied Economics, IUP Publications, vol. 0(6), pages 40-46, November.

2007

  1. B. Bhaskara Rao & Rup Singh & Neelesh Gounder, 2007. "Investment ratio in growth equations," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 14(8), pages 565-568.
  2. Neelesh Gounder & Paresh Kumar Narayan & Arti Prasad, 2007. "An empirical investigation of the relationship between government revenue and expenditure: The case of the Fiji Islands," International Journal of Social Economics, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 34(3), pages 147-158, March.
  3. Saten Kumar, 2007. "The Stability of Demand for Money in Bangladesh: Time Series Methods," The IUP Journal of Monetary Economics, IUP Publications, vol. 0(2), pages 27-35, May.