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Zakir Husain

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Presidency University

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Working papers

  1. Ray, Shaswata & Husain, Zakir, 2019. "To be, or not to be: A study of suicides in India," MPRA Paper 93891, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  2. Roy, Pronoy & Husain, Zakir, 2019. "Education as a way to reducing inequality: Evidence from India," MPRA Paper 93907, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  3. Husain, Zakir & Mukherjee, Diganta & Dutta, Mousumi & Mukhopadhyay, Susmita, 2016. "Fasting during Ramadan and subsequent long term impact on health of children: Comparing the Foetal Origin and Predictive Adaptive Response Hypotheses," MPRA Paper 73802, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  4. Sunil Kumar & Zakir Husain & Diganta Mukherjee, 2015. "Assessing Consistency of Consumer Confidence Data using Dynamic Latent Class Analysis," Papers 1509.01215, arXiv.org.
  5. Husain, Zakir & Dutta, Mousumi, 2012. "Proximate illiteracy and modern contraceptive use in India: Analysis of DHS data," MPRA Paper 39951, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  6. Dutta, Mousumi & Husain, Zakir & Chowdhary, Nidhi, 2012. "Is health wealth? Results of a panel data analysis," MPRA Paper 39953, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  7. Husain, Zakir & Saikia, Nandita & Bora, R.S., 2012. "Opportunities and challenges of health management information system in India: a case study of Uttarakhand," MPRA Paper 40014, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  8. Husain, Zakir & Ghosh, Saswata & Dutta, Mousumi, 2012. "‘Ultramodern contraception’ re-examined: cultural dissent, or son preference?," MPRA Paper 39950, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  9. Dutta, Mousumi & Husain, Zakir, 2012. "Use of hospital services and socio-economic status in urban India: Does health insurance ensure equitable outcomes?," MPRA Paper 40055, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  10. Husain, Zakir & Dutta, Mousumi & Saha, Manashi, 2011. "Gender disparities in primary education across siblings: is intra household disparity higher in regions with low child sex ratios?," MPRA Paper 30791, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  11. Husain, Zakir & Dutta, Mousumi & Ghosh, Sriparna, 2011. "Contraceptive use among illiterate women in India: does proximate illiteracy matter?," MPRA Paper 30790, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  12. Husain, Zakir & Mukherjee, Diganta & Dutta, Mousumi, 2010. "Self Help Groups and empowerment of women: Self-selection or actual benefits?," MPRA Paper 20765, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  13. Husain, Zakir, 2010. "Gender disparities in completing school education in India: Analyzing regional variations," MPRA Paper 25748, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  14. Dutta, Mousumi & Husain, Zakir, 2010. "Satisficing and structured individuation: A study of women workers in Calcutta's IT sector," MPRA Paper 20899, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  15. Husain, Zakir & Ghosh, Saswata, 2010. "Is health status of elderly worsening in India:A comparison of successive rounds of National Sample Survey data," MPRA Paper 25747, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  16. Husain, Zakir & Mukherjee, Diganta & Dutta, Mousumi, 2010. "Are women economically more empowered in Left-run municipalities? A study of Self Help Groups in West Bengal, India," MPRA Paper 14849, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  17. Husain, Zakir & Chatterjee, Amrita, 2009. "Primary completion rates across socio-religious communities in West Bengal," MPRA Paper 21185, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  18. Dutta, Mousumi & Husain, Zakir, 2009. "Determinants of crime rates: Crime Deterrence and Growth in post-liberalized India," MPRA Paper 14478, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  19. Husain, Zakir, 2005. "Analysing demand for primary education: Slum dwellers of Kolkata," MPRA Paper 21184, University Library of Munich, Germany.

Articles

  1. Aditya Sekhar Das & Arya Gangopadhyay & Zakir Husain, 2024. "Heterogeneity, incomplete information and efficiency: a longitudinal study of a students' network," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 44(1), pages 211-234.
  2. YuJung Julia Lee & Zakir Husain & Mousumi Dutta, 2024. "Does improved cooking fuel empower women? Evidence from India," Sustainable Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 32(1), pages 574-587, February.
  3. Zakir Husain & Saswata Ghosh & Mousumi Dutta, 2023. "Cash transfers versus food subsidies during COVID-19: dietary practices of rural women in Bihar, India," Development in Practice, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 33(8), pages 986-1000, November.
  4. Zakir Husain & Mousumi Dutta, 2023. "Impact of Self Help Group membership on the adoption of child nutritional practices: Evidence from JEEViKA's health and nutrition strategy programme in Bihar, India," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 35(5), pages 781-799, July.
  5. Husain, Zakir & Ghosh, Saswata & Dutta, Mousumi, 2022. "Changes in dietary practices of mother and child during the COVID-19 lockdown: Results from a household survey in Bihar, India," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 112(C).
  6. Kumar, Sunil & Husain, Zakir & Mukherjee, Diganta, 2017. "Assessing consistency of consumer confidence data using latent class analysis with time factor," Economic Analysis and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 55(C), pages 35-46.
  7. Zakir Husain & Mousumi Dutta & Nidhi Chowdhary, 2014. "Is Health Wealth? Results of a Panel Data Analysis," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 117(1), pages 121-143, May.
  8. Zakir Husain & Diganta Mukerjee & Mousumi Dutta, 2014. "Self‐Help Groups And Empowerment Of Women: Self‐Selection, Or Actual Benefits?," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 26(4), pages 422-437, May.
  9. Zakir Husain & Diganta Mukerjee & Mousumi Dutta, 2013. "Are women self-help group members economically more empowered in left-run municipalities?," Development in Practice, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 23(1), pages 107-122.
  10. Zakir Husain & Swagata Sarkar, 2011. "Gender Disparities in Educational Trajectories in India: Do Females Become More Robust at Higher Levels?," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 101(1), pages 37-56, March.
  11. Zakir Husain, 2009. "Commons and commoners: re-examining community in common pool resources," Sustainable Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 17(3), pages 142-154.
  12. Mousumi Dutta & Sarmila Banerjee & Zakir Husain, 2005. "Economics Of Conservation Of Built Heritage : A Cv Study Of Some Heritage Sites Of Calcutta," Indian Economic Review, Department of Economics, Delhi School of Economics, vol. 40(2), pages 221-243, December.
  13. Husain, Zakir & Bhattacharya, Rabindra N., 2004. "Attitudes and institutions: contrasting experiences of Joint Forest Management in India," Environment and Development Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 9(4), pages 563-577, August.
  14. Husain, Zakir & Bhattacharya, Rabindra N., 2004. "Common pool resources and contextual factors: Evolution of a fishermen's cooperative in Calcutta," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 50(3-4), pages 201-217, October.
  15. Debasish Sarkar & Zakir Husain & Rabindra N Bhattacharya & Barun Kanjilal, 2003. "Occupational Diseases and Their Determinants," Management and Labour Studies, XLRI Jamshedpur, School of Business Management & Human Resources, vol. 28(3), pages 223-240, August.

Chapters

  1. Somtirtha Sinha & Zakir Husain, 2022. "Not in Education, Employment or Training: Incidence, Determinants and Costs in India," India Studies in Business and Economics, in: Supravat Bagli & Gagari Chakrabarti & Prithviraj Guha (ed.), Persistent and Emerging Challenges to Development, chapter 0, pages 293-326, Springer.

Citations

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Working papers

  1. Dutta, Mousumi & Husain, Zakir & Chowdhary, Nidhi, 2012. "Is health wealth? Results of a panel data analysis," MPRA Paper 39953, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. Tansel, Aysit & Öztürk, Ceyhan & Erdil, Erkan, 2021. "The Impact of Body Mass Index on Growth, Schooling, Productivity, and Savings: A Cross-Country Study," IZA Discussion Papers 14727, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
    2. Stephanié Rossouw & Talita Dalton-Greyling, 2016. "Non-Economic Quality of Life and Population Density in South Africa," Working Papers 640, Economic Research Southern Africa.
    3. Mohammad Reza Farzanegan, 2021. "Years of Life Lost to Revolution and War in Iran," CESifo Working Paper Series 9063, CESifo.
    4. Kobylinski Katarina & Tyrowicz Joanna, 2018. "On the Relation Between Health and Income: A Cross-Country Analysis," Central European Economic Journal, Sciendo, vol. 5(52), pages 230-243, January.

  2. Husain, Zakir & Saikia, Nandita & Bora, R.S., 2012. "Opportunities and challenges of health management information system in India: a case study of Uttarakhand," MPRA Paper 40014, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. Tripathi, Shruti & Sharma, Rachna & Nagarajan, Shyama, 2018. "Health Information Systems in India: Challenges and way forward," MPRA Paper 87067, University Library of Munich, Germany.

  3. Dutta, Mousumi & Husain, Zakir, 2012. "Use of hospital services and socio-economic status in urban India: Does health insurance ensure equitable outcomes?," MPRA Paper 40055, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. Nikolaos Grigorakis & Christos Floros & Haritini Tsangari & Evangelos Tsoukatos, 2017. "Combined social and private health insurance versus catastrophic out of pocket payments for private hospital care in Greece," International Journal of Health Economics and Management, Springer, vol. 17(3), pages 261-287, September.
    2. Wagner, Natascha & Quimbo, Stella & Shimkhada, Riti & Peabody, John, 2018. "Does health insurance coverage or improved quality protect better against out-of-pocket payments? Experimental evidence from the Philippines," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 204(C), pages 51-58.

  4. Husain, Zakir & Dutta, Mousumi & Ghosh, Sriparna, 2011. "Contraceptive use among illiterate women in India: does proximate illiteracy matter?," MPRA Paper 30790, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. MEHTA Rajesh Kumar & MEHTA Dharmendra & MEHTA Naveen, 2012. "An Empirical Study On Rural Buyers' Perception Towards Selected Brands Of Contraceptives (With Reference To Rural Areas Of Ujjain District)," Studies in Business and Economics, Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Faculty of Economic Sciences, vol. 7(1), pages 114-125, April.

  5. Husain, Zakir & Mukherjee, Diganta & Dutta, Mousumi, 2010. "Self Help Groups and empowerment of women: Self-selection or actual benefits?," MPRA Paper 20765, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. Pilar López-Sánchez & Elena Urquía-Grande & Cristina Campo & Andrés L. Cancer, 2022. "Delving into the Determinants of Default Risk in Savings Groups: Empirical Evidence from Ecuador," The European Journal of Development Research, Palgrave Macmillan;European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes (EADI), vol. 34(6), pages 2625-2650, December.
    2. Shankar Ghimire & Taylor Rigatti & Nicholas Sexton, 2017. "Effect of Credit Cooperatives in Employment Generation: Evidence from Rural Nepal," Journal of Development Innovations, KarmaQuest International, vol. 1(1), pages 29-44, February.

  6. Husain, Zakir & Ghosh, Saswata, 2010. "Is health status of elderly worsening in India:A comparison of successive rounds of National Sample Survey data," MPRA Paper 25747, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. P. Arokiasamy & David E. Bloom & Jinkook Lee & Kevin Feeney & Marija Ozolins, 2011. "Longitudinal Aging Study in India: Vision, Design, Implementation, and Some Early Results," PGDA Working Papers 8211, Program on the Global Demography of Aging.

  7. Husain, Zakir & Chatterjee, Amrita, 2009. "Primary completion rates across socio-religious communities in West Bengal," MPRA Paper 21185, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. Zakir Husain & Swagata Sarkar, 2011. "Gender Disparities in Educational Trajectories in India: Do Females Become More Robust at Higher Levels?," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 101(1), pages 37-56, March.

  8. Dutta, Mousumi & Husain, Zakir, 2009. "Determinants of crime rates: Crime Deterrence and Growth in post-liberalized India," MPRA Paper 14478, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. Asif Islam, 2014. "Economic growth and crime against small and medium sized enterprises in developing economies," Small Business Economics, Springer, vol. 43(3), pages 677-695, October.
    2. Abdul Saboor & Shumaila Sadiq & Atta Ullah Khan & Gulnaz Hameed, 2017. "Dynamic Reflections of Crimes, Quasi Democracy and Misery Index in Pakistan," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 133(1), pages 31-45, August.
    3. Sofia Amaral & Siddhartha Bandyopadhyay & Rudra Sensarma, 2014. "Determinants Of Crime Across Conflict And Non-Conflict States In India," Working papers 146, Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode.
    4. Ritika Jain & Shreya Biswas, 2021. "The road to safety- Examining the nexus between road infrastructure and crime in rural India," Papers 2112.07314, arXiv.org.
    5. Ayesha Haider & Amjad Ali, 2015. "Socio-Economic Determinants of Crimes: A Cross-Sectional Study of Punjab Districts," International Journal of Economics and Empirical Research (IJEER), The Economics and Social Development Organization (TESDO), vol. 3(11), pages 550-560, November.
    6. Islam, Asif, 2011. "Police and Crime Against Firms in Developing Economies," MPRA Paper 36725, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    7. Abraham, Vinoj, 2011. "The deteriorating labour market conditions and crime: An analysis of Indian states during 2001-2008," MPRA Paper 31387, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    8. Rosetta Lombardo & Marianna Falcone, 2011. "Crime And Economic Performance. A Cluster Analysis Of Panel Data On Italy'S Nuts 3 Regions," Working Papers 201112, Università della Calabria, Dipartimento di Economia, Statistica e Finanza "Giovanni Anania" - DESF.
    9. Gupta, Manish & Sachdeva, Payal, 2017. "Economic, Demographic, Deterrent Variables And Crime Rate In India," MPRA Paper 80181, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 14 Jul 2017.
    10. Mohamad Kassem & Amjad Ali & Marc Audi, 2019. "Unemployment Rate, Population Density and Crime Rate in Punjab (Pakistan): An Empirical Analysis," Bulletin of Business and Economics (BBE), Research Foundation for Humanity (RFH), vol. 8(2), pages 92-104, June.
    11. Islam, Asif, 2012. "Is Economic Growth Criminogenic for Firms In Developing Economies?," MPRA Paper 36724, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    12. Qamar, Alina & Safdar, Maria, 2021. "The Role of Human Capital, Corruption and Quality of Life in Determining the Crime Rate: Empirics from Pakistan," MPRA Paper 107633, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    13. Islam, Asif, 2012. "Is There a Gender Bias in Crime Against Firms for Developing Economies?," MPRA Paper 36726, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    14. Rajeev Sharma & Indervir Singh & Anoopa S Nair, 2011. "Peace Process and Economic Development: Empirical Evidence from Indian States," Millennial Asia, , vol. 2(2), pages 187-205, July.
    15. Yadav, Jitesh & Chakraborty, Lekha, 2023. "Public Financial Management and Crime Against Children: A State level Analysis in India," Working Papers 23/391, National Institute of Public Finance and Policy.
    16. Dutta, Nabamita & Jana, Dipparna & Kar, Saibal, 2020. "Does state-level per capita income affect juvenile delinquency? An empirical analysis for Indian states," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 87(C), pages 109-120.

  9. Husain, Zakir, 2005. "Analysing demand for primary education: Slum dwellers of Kolkata," MPRA Paper 21184, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. Saswati Chaudhuri, 2013. "Living at the Edge," South Asian Survey, , vol. 20(1), pages 44-58, March.
    2. Husain, Zakir & Chatterjee, Amrita, 2009. "Primary completion rates across socio-religious communities in West Bengal," MPRA Paper 21185, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    3. Tsujita, Yuko, 2013. "Factors that prevent children from gaining access to schooling: A study of Delhi slum households," International Journal of Educational Development, Elsevier, vol. 33(4), pages 348-357.
    4. Zakir Husain & Swagata Sarkar, 2011. "Gender Disparities in Educational Trajectories in India: Do Females Become More Robust at Higher Levels?," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 101(1), pages 37-56, March.
    5. Tsujita, Yuko, 2011. "Foctors that prevent children from gaining access to schooling : a study of Delhi Slum households," IDE Discussion Papers 317, Institute of Developing Economies, Japan External Trade Organization(JETRO).

Articles

  1. Kumar, Sunil & Husain, Zakir & Mukherjee, Diganta, 2017. "Assessing consistency of consumer confidence data using latent class analysis with time factor," Economic Analysis and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 55(C), pages 35-46.

    Cited by:

    1. Kumar Sunil & Dabgotra Apurba Vishal, 2021. "A latent class analysis on the usage of mobile phones among management students," Statistics in Transition New Series, Polish Statistical Association, vol. 22(1), pages 89-114, March.

  2. Zakir Husain & Mousumi Dutta & Nidhi Chowdhary, 2014. "Is Health Wealth? Results of a Panel Data Analysis," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 117(1), pages 121-143, May.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  3. Zakir Husain & Diganta Mukerjee & Mousumi Dutta, 2014. "Self‐Help Groups And Empowerment Of Women: Self‐Selection, Or Actual Benefits?," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 26(4), pages 422-437, May.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  4. Zakir Husain & Swagata Sarkar, 2011. "Gender Disparities in Educational Trajectories in India: Do Females Become More Robust at Higher Levels?," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 101(1), pages 37-56, March.

    Cited by:

    1. Indal Kumar & Indrani Roy Chowdhury, 2021. "Shadow Education in India: Participation and Socioeconomic Determinants," Journal of South Asian Development, , vol. 16(2), pages 244-272, August.

  5. Zakir Husain, 2009. "Commons and commoners: re-examining community in common pool resources," Sustainable Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 17(3), pages 142-154.

    Cited by:

    1. Cristini, Hélène & Kauppinen-Räisänen, Hannele, 2020. "Managing the transformation of the global commons into luxuries for all," Journal of Business Research, Elsevier, vol. 116(C), pages 467-473.
    2. Ansink, Erik & Bouma, Jetske, 2013. "Effective support for community resource management," Forest Policy and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 37(C), pages 94-103.

  6. Husain, Zakir & Bhattacharya, Rabindra N., 2004. "Attitudes and institutions: contrasting experiences of Joint Forest Management in India," Environment and Development Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 9(4), pages 563-577, August.

    Cited by:

    1. Das, Amarendra, 2007. "Poverty Induced Forest Degradation in JFM Regime: Evidence from India," MPRA Paper 18639, University Library of Munich, Germany.

  7. Husain, Zakir & Bhattacharya, Rabindra N., 2004. "Common pool resources and contextual factors: Evolution of a fishermen's cooperative in Calcutta," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 50(3-4), pages 201-217, October.

    Cited by:

    1. Luo, Yaping & Wu, Jianxian & Xu, Ying, 2022. "Can self-governance tackle the water commons? — Causal evidence of the effect of rural water pollution treatment on farmers' health in China," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 198(C).

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  1. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (6) 2010-10-30 2011-05-24 2012-07-23 2012-07-23 2012-07-23 2016-09-25. Author is listed
  2. NEP-CWA: Central and Western Asia (5) 2009-04-13 2010-03-06 2010-03-06 2010-03-20 2010-03-20. Author is listed
  3. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (3) 2010-03-20 2010-10-23 2011-05-24
  4. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (2) 2012-07-23 2012-07-23
  5. NEP-DEV: Development (2) 2011-05-24 2019-05-27
  6. NEP-EDU: Education (2) 2010-10-23 2011-05-24
  7. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (2) 2010-03-06 2010-03-06
  8. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (1) 2010-10-30
  9. NEP-DCM: Discrete Choice Models (1) 2010-10-30
  10. NEP-FDG: Financial Development and Growth (1) 2012-07-23
  11. NEP-HME: Heterodox Microeconomics (1) 2011-05-24
  12. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (1) 2012-07-23
  13. NEP-URE: Urban and Real Estate Economics (1) 2010-10-23

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