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Basab Dasgupta

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First Name:Basab
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RePEc Short-ID:pda117
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Terminal Degree:2006 Department of Economics; University of Connecticut (from RePEc Genealogy)

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Social Impact Inc (Social Impact Inc)

http://www.socialimpact.com
USA, Arlington, VA

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Working papers

  1. Andres,Luis Alberto & Chellaraj,Gnanaraj & Das Gupta,Basab & Grabinsky,Jonathan & Joseph,George, 2018. "An evaluation of the contributing factors of water scheme failures in Nigeria," Policy Research Working Paper Series 8371, The World Bank.
  2. Andres,Luis Alberto & Bhatt,Samir & Dasgupta,Basab & Echenique,Juan A. & Gething,Peter William & Grabinsky Zabludovsky,Jonathan & Joseph,George, 2018. "Geo-spatial modeling of access to water and sanitation in Nigeria," Policy Research Working Paper Series 8357, The World Bank.
  3. Andres,Luis Alberto & Chellaraj,Gnanaraj & Das Gupta,Basab & Grabinsky,Jonathan & Joseph,George, 2018. "Why are so many water points in Nigeria non-functional? : an empirical analysis of contributing factors," Policy Research Working Paper Series 8388, The World Bank.
  4. Andres,Luis Alberto & Dasgupta,Basab & Joseph,George & Abraham,Vinoj & Correia,Maria C., 2017. "Precarious drop : reassessing patterns of female labor force participation in India," Policy Research Working Paper Series 8024, The World Bank.
  5. Jacoby,Hanan G. & Dasgupta,Basab, 2015. "Changing wage structure in India in the post-reform era : 1993-2011," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7426, The World Bank.
  6. Skoufias, Emmanuel & Narayan, Ambar & Dasgupta, Basab & Kaiser, Kai, 2014. "Electoral accountability and local government spending in Indonesia," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6782, The World Bank.
  7. Dasgupta, Basab & Lall, Somik V. & Lozano-Gracia, Nancy, 2014. "Urbanization and housing investment," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7110, The World Bank.
  8. Ajwad, Mohamed Ihsan & Simler, Kenneth & Azam, Mehtabul & Dasgupta, Basab & Bonch-Osmolovskiy, Misha & Topinska, Irena, 2013. "Simulating poverty in Europe : the potential contributions of employment and education to reducing poverty and social exclusion by 2020," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6660, The World Bank.
  9. Basab Dasgupta & Christian Zimmermann, 2012. "Loan regulation and child labor in rural India," Working Papers 2012-027, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
  10. Lall, Somik V. & Brink, Rogier van den & Dasgupta, Basab & Leresche, Kay Muir, 2012. "Shelter from the storm -- but disconnected from jobs : lessons from urban South Africa on the importance of coordinating housing and transport policies," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6173, The World Bank.
  11. Dasgupta, Basab & Ajwad, Mohamed Ihsan, 2011. "Income shocks reduce human capital investments : evidence from five east European countries," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5926, The World Bank.
  12. Skoufias, Emmanuel & Narayan, Ambar & Dasgupta, Basab & Kaiser, Kai, 2011. "Electoral accountability, fiscal decentralization and service delivery in Indonesia," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5614, The World Bank.
  13. Dasgupta, Basab & Narayan, Ambar & Skoufias, Emmanuel, 2009. "Measuring the quality of education and health services : the use of perception data from Indonesia," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5033, The World Bank.
  14. Dasgupta, Basab & Lall, Somik V., 2006. "Assessing benefits of slum upgrading programs in second-best settings," Policy Research Working Paper Series 3993, The World Bank.
  15. Basab Dasupta, 2005. "Endogenous Growth in the Presence of Informal Credit Markets: A Comparative Analysis Between Credit Rationing and Self-Revelation Regimes," Working papers 2005-18, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.
  16. Basab Dasgupta, 2005. "Liquidity Constraint and Child Labor In India: Is Market Really Incapable Of Eradicating It From Wage-Labor Households?," Working papers 2005-37, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.
  17. Rangan Gupta & Basab Dasgupta, 2005. "The Macroeconomic Reform and the Demand for Money in India," Working Papers 200502, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics.
  18. Basab Dasgupta, 2004. "Capital Accumulation in the Presence of Informal Credit Contracts: Does the Incentive Mechanism Work Better than Credit Rationing Under Asymmetric Information?," Working papers 2004-32, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.

Articles

  1. G. Jacoby , Hanan & Dasgupta, Basab, 2014. "Household Exposure to Food Price Shocks in Rural Bangladesh," Bangladesh Development Studies, Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS), vol. 37(1-2), pages 83-100, March-Jun.
  2. Basab Dasgupta, 2009. "Endogenous Growth in the Presence of Informal Credit Markets in India: A Comparative Analysis Between Credit Rationing and Self-Revelation Regimes," Indian Economic Review, Department of Economics, Delhi School of Economics, vol. 44(1), pages 21-48, July.
  3. Basab Dasgupta, 2004. "Role of Commodity Futures Market in Spot Price Stabilization, Production and Inventory Decisions with Reference to India," Indian Economic Review, Department of Economics, Delhi School of Economics, vol. 39(2), pages 315-325, July.

Citations

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Working papers

  1. Andres,Luis Alberto & Dasgupta,Basab & Joseph,George & Abraham,Vinoj & Correia,Maria C., 2017. "Precarious drop : reassessing patterns of female labor force participation in India," Policy Research Working Paper Series 8024, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. Esha Chatterjee & Sonalde Desai & Reeve Vanneman, 2018. "Indian paradox: Rising education, declining womens' employment," Demographic Research, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany, vol. 38(31), pages 855-878, March.

  2. Jacoby,Hanan G. & Dasgupta,Basab, 2015. "Changing wage structure in India in the post-reform era : 1993-2011," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7426, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. Khanna, Shantanu & Goel, Deepti & Morissette, René, 2016. "Decomposition Analysis of Earnings Inequality in Rural India: 2004-2012," IZA Discussion Papers 9974, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
    2. Gaurav Datt & Martin Ravallion & Rinku Murgai, 2016. "Growth, Urbanization and Poverty Reduction in India," NBER Working Papers 21983, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

  3. Skoufias, Emmanuel & Narayan, Ambar & Dasgupta, Basab & Kaiser, Kai, 2014. "Electoral accountability and local government spending in Indonesia," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6782, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. Samuel Bazzi & Matthew Gudgeon, "undated". "Local Government Proliferation, Diversity, and Conflict," Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series dp-271, Boston University - Department of Economics.
    2. Alberto Alesina & Caterina Gennaioli & Stefania Lovo, 2014. "Public Goods and Ethnic Diversity: Evidence from Deforestation in Indonesia," NBER Working Papers 20504, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    3. Samuel Bazzi & Matthew Gudgeon, 2018. "The Political Boundaries of Ethnic Divisions," NBER Working Papers 24625, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    4. Verena Kroth & Valentino Larcinese & Joachim Wehner, 2016. "A Better Life for All? Democratization and Electrification in Post-Apartheid South Africa," STICERD - Economic Organisation and Public Policy Discussion Papers Series 60, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE.
    5. Samuel Bazzi & Matthew Gudgeon, 2015. "Local Government Proliferation, Diversity, and Conflict," HiCN Working Papers 205, Households in Conflict Network.
    6. Valsecchi, Michele, 2016. "Corrupt Bureaucrats: The Response of Non-Elected Officials to Electoral Accountability," Working Papers in Economics 684, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
    7. Pierskalla, Jan H. & Sacks, Audrey, 2017. "Unpacking the Effect of Decentralized Governance on Routine Violence: Lessons from Indonesia," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 90(C), pages 213-228.
    8. Ian Coxhead & Rashesh Shrestha, 2016. "Could a Resource Export Boom Reduce Workers’ Earnings? The Labour-Market Channel in Indonesia," Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 52(2), pages 185-208, May.

  4. Dasgupta, Basab & Lall, Somik V. & Lozano-Gracia, Nancy, 2014. "Urbanization and housing investment," Policy Research Working Paper Series 7110, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. M. Ayhan Kose & Franziska Ohnsorge & Lei Sandy Ye & Ergys Islamaj, 2017. "Weakness in Investment Growth: Causes, Implications and Policy Responses," Koç University-TUSIAD Economic Research Forum Working Papers 1707, Koc University-TUSIAD Economic Research Forum.
    2. Punam Chuhan-Pole & Cesar Calderon & Gerard Kambou & Sebastien Boreux & Mapi M. Buitano & Vijdan Korman & Megumi Kubota & Rafael M. Lopez-Monti, "undated". "Africa's Pulse, No.13, April 2016," World Bank Other Operational Studies 24033, The World Bank.
    3. Brueckner, Jan K. & Lall, Somik V., 2015. "Cities in Developing Countries," Handbook of Regional and Urban Economics, Elsevier.
    4. World Bank Group, 2017. "Global Economic Prospects, January 2017," World Bank Publications, The World Bank, number 25823, August.

  5. Dasgupta, Basab & Ajwad, Mohamed Ihsan, 2011. "Income shocks reduce human capital investments : evidence from five east European countries," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5926, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. Nikoloski, Zlatko & Ajwad, Mohamed Ihsan, 2013. "Do economic crises lead to health and nutrition behavior responses ? analysis using longitudinal data from Russia," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6538, The World Bank.
    2. Otker-Robe, Inci & Podpiera, Anca Maria, 2013. "The social impact of financial crises: evidence from the global financial crisis," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6703, The World Bank.
    3. Ajwad, Mohamed Ihsan & Haimovich, Francisco & Azam, Mehtabul, 2012. "Simulating the impact of the 2009 financial crisis on welfare in Latvia," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5960, The World Bank.
    4. Ziv Chinzara & Radhika Lahiri, 2012. "Financial Intermediation and Costly Technology Adoption under Uncertainty: A Political Economy Perspective," School of Economics and Finance Discussion Papers and Working Papers Series 295, School of Economics and Finance, Queensland University of Technology.

  6. Skoufias, Emmanuel & Narayan, Ambar & Dasgupta, Basab & Kaiser, Kai, 2011. "Electoral accountability, fiscal decentralization and service delivery in Indonesia," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5614, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. Skoufias, Emmanuel & Olivieri, Sergio, 2013. "Sources of spatial welfare disparities in Indonesia: Household endowments or returns?," Journal of Asian Economics, Elsevier, vol. 29(C), pages 62-79.
    2. Moricz, Sara & Sjöholm, Fredrik, 2014. "The Effect of Elections on Economic Growth: Results from a Natural Experiment in Indonesia," Working Paper Series 1023, Research Institute of Industrial Economics.
    3. Olsson, Ola & Valsecchi, Michele, 2015. "Resource Windfalls and Local Government Behaviour: Evidence From a Policy Reform in Indonesia," Working Papers in Economics 635, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
    4. Krisztina Kis-Katos & Bambang Suharnoko Sjahrir, 2014. "The impact of fiscal and political decentralization on local public investments in Indonesia," Discussion Paper Series 25, Department of International Economic Policy, University of Freiburg, revised Jan 2014.
    5. Monica Martinez-Bravo, 2013. "The Role of Local Officials in New Democracies: Evidence from Indonesia," Working Papers wp2013_1302, CEMFI.
    6. Akhmad Rizal Shidiq & Philips Jusario Vermonte, 2013. "What Happened In The Early Years Of Democracy: Indonesia'S Experience," Middle East Development Journal (MEDJ), World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., vol. 5(01), pages 1-21.
    7. Ivo Bischoff & Ferry Prasetyia, 2015. "Determinants of local public expenditures on education: empirical evidence for Indonesian districts between 2005 and 2012," MAGKS Papers on Economics 201532, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Faculty of Business Administration and Economics, Department of Economics (Volkswirtschaftliche Abteilung).
    8. Tiwari, Smriti, 2017. "Does Local Development Influence Outmigration Decisions? Evidence from Indonesia," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 93(C), pages 108-124.
    9. Blane Lewis, 2016. "Local political fragmentation: Fiscal and service delivery effects in Indonesia," Departmental Working Papers 2016-16, The Australian National University, Arndt-Corden Department of Economics.
    10. Sacks, Audrey & Rahman, Erman & Turkewitz, Joel & Buehler, Michael & Saleh, Imad, 2014. "The dynamics of centralized procurement reform in a decentralized state : evidence and lessons from Indonesia," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6977, The World Bank.
    11. Jeong, Dong Wook & Lee, Ho Jun & Cho, Sung Kyung, 2017. "Education decentralization, school resources, and student outcomes in Korea," International Journal of Educational Development, Elsevier, vol. 53(C), pages 12-27.

  7. Dasgupta, Basab & Narayan, Ambar & Skoufias, Emmanuel, 2009. "Measuring the quality of education and health services : the use of perception data from Indonesia," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5033, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. Lewis, Maureen & Pettersson, Gunilla, 2009. "Governance in health care delivery : raising performance," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5074, The World Bank.
    2. Jorge Martinez-Vazquez & Juan Luis Gómez-Reino, 2011. "An International Perspective on the Determinants of Local Government Fragmentation," International Center for Public Policy Working Paper Series, at AYSPS, GSU paper1121, International Center for Public Policy, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University.
    3. World Bank, 2014. "Tertiary Education in Indonesia : Directions for Policy," World Bank Other Operational Studies 20024, The World Bank.

  8. Dasgupta, Basab & Lall, Somik V., 2006. "Assessing benefits of slum upgrading programs in second-best settings," Policy Research Working Paper Series 3993, The World Bank.

    Cited by:

    1. Richard Tomlinson & Andrea Rizvi & Rene Salinas & Stefanie Garry & Jennifer Pehr & Francisco Rodriguez, 2010. "The Influence of Google on Urban Policy in Developing Countries," International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 34(1), pages 174-189, March.
    2. Barnhardt, Sharon & Field, Erica & Pande, Rohini, 2015. "Moving to Opportunity or Isolation? Network Effects of a Randomized Housing Lottery in Urban India," CEPR Discussion Papers 10746, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
    3. Julie Litchfield & Caio Piza, 2017. "Estimating the Willingness to Pay for Tenure Security in Brazilian Favelas," Working Paper Series 0117, Department of Economics, University of Sussex.

  9. Basab Dasupta, 2005. "Endogenous Growth in the Presence of Informal Credit Markets: A Comparative Analysis Between Credit Rationing and Self-Revelation Regimes," Working papers 2005-18, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.

    Cited by:

    1. Batini, Nicoletta & Kim, Young-Bae & Levine, Paul & Lotti, Emanuela, 2011. "Informal Labour and Credit Markets: A Survey," Working Papers 11/94, National Institute of Public Finance and Policy.

  10. Rangan Gupta & Basab Dasgupta, 2005. "The Macroeconomic Reform and the Demand for Money in India," Working Papers 200502, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics.

    Cited by:

    1. Nitin, Arora & Asghar, OsatiEraghi, 2016. "Does India have a stable demand for money function after reforms? A macroeconometric analysis," Applied Econometrics, Publishing House "SINERGIA PRESS", vol. 44, pages 25-37.
    2. Olomola, Aderbigbe & Gyimah-Brempong, Kwabena, 2014. "Loan demand and rationing among small-scale farmers in Nigeria:," IFPRI discussion papers 1403, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).

  11. Basab Dasgupta, 2004. "Capital Accumulation in the Presence of Informal Credit Contracts: Does the Incentive Mechanism Work Better than Credit Rationing Under Asymmetric Information?," Working papers 2004-32, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.

    Cited by:

    1. Ngalawa, Harold & Viegi, Nicola, 2013. "Interaction of formal and informal financial markets in quasi-emerging market economies," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 31(C), pages 614-624.
    2. Felicitas NOWAK-LEHMANN D. & Inma MARTÍNEZ-ZARZOSO & Dierk HERZER & Stephan KLASEN & Axel DREHER, "undated". "Foreign Aid and Its Effect on Per-Capita Income (Growth) in Recipient Countries: Pitfalls and Findings from a Time Series Perspective," EcoMod2010 259600121, EcoMod.
    3. Basab Dasupta, 2005. "Endogenous Growth in the Presence of Informal Credit Markets: A Comparative Analysis Between Credit Rationing and Self-Revelation Regimes," Working papers 2005-18, University of Connecticut, Department of Economics.
    4. Piotr Berman & Bhaskar DasGupta & Lakshmi Kaligounder & Marek Karpinski, 2011. "On the Computational Complexity of Measuring Global Stability of Banking Networks," Papers 1110.3546, arXiv.org, revised Mar 2013.

Articles

  1. G. Jacoby , Hanan & Dasgupta, Basab, 2014. "Household Exposure to Food Price Shocks in Rural Bangladesh," Bangladesh Development Studies, Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS), vol. 37(1-2), pages 83-100, March-Jun.

    Cited by:

    1. Martin Rama & Tara Béteille & Yue Li & Pradeep K. Mitra & John Lincoln Newman, 2015. "Addressing Inequality in South Asia," World Bank Publications, The World Bank, number 20395, August.
    2. World Bank, 2013. "Bangladesh - Poverty Assessment : Assessing a Decade of Progress in Reducing Poverty, 2000-2010," World Bank Other Operational Studies 16622, The World Bank.

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  1. NEP-DEV: Development (6) 2005-07-03 2005-09-17 2009-09-19 2011-04-09 2012-09-16 2012-11-17. Author is listed
  2. NEP-DGE: Dynamic General Equilibrium (6) 2004-10-21 2005-07-03 2005-09-17 2005-11-19 2012-09-16 2012-11-17. Author is listed
  3. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (3) 2005-09-17 2012-09-16 2012-11-17
  4. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (3) 2005-07-03 2005-09-17 2005-11-19
  5. NEP-IUE: Informal & Underground Economics (3) 2012-09-03 2012-09-16 2012-11-17
  6. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (3) 2004-10-21 2012-09-16 2012-11-17
  7. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (3) 2006-08-19 2012-09-03 2014-11-28
  8. NEP-BAN: Banking (2) 2012-09-16 2012-11-17
  9. NEP-CWA: Central & Western Asia (2) 2005-09-17 2012-01-10
  10. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (2) 2012-09-16 2012-11-17
  11. NEP-FMK: Financial Markets (2) 2005-11-19 2006-08-19
  12. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (2) 2011-04-09 2014-03-01
  13. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (2) 2011-04-09 2014-03-01
  14. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (2) 2009-09-19 2014-03-01
  15. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (2) 2012-01-10 2013-10-25
  16. NEP-AFR: Africa (1) 2012-09-03
  17. NEP-CFN: Corporate Finance (1) 2005-11-19
  18. NEP-CMP: Computational Economics (1) 2013-10-25
  19. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (1) 2013-10-25
  20. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (1) 2006-08-19
  21. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2009-09-19
  22. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2012-09-16

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