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Asankha Pallegedara

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Department of Industrial Management
Wayamba University of Sri Lanka

Kuliyapitiya, Sri Lanka
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Working papers

  1. Soysa, R.N.K. & Pallegedara, Asankha & Ajantha, Sisira Kumara & Jayasena, D.M. & Samaranayake, M.K.S.M., 2023. "Developing a Sustainability Reporting Index using the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for Sri Lankan Business Firms," MPRA Paper 116098, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  2. Soysa, R.N.K. & Pallegedara, Asankha & Kumara, A.S. & Jayasena, D.M. & Samaranayake, M.K.S.M., 2022. "Factors affecting waste generation and segregation behaviour. An analysis using data from the educated communities in the Western and the North-Western provinces of Sri Lanka," MPRA Paper 114508, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  3. Pallegedara, Asankha, 2012. "Dynamic relationships between stock market performance and short term interest rate Empirical evidence from Sri Lanka," MPRA Paper 40773, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  4. Pallegedara, Asankha, 2011. "Demand for private tuition classes under the free education policy. Evidence based on Sri Lanka," MPRA Paper 31969, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  5. Pallegedara, Asankha, 2010. "Impacts of Service Sector Policy Reform:CGE model Analysis based on Sri Lanka," MPRA Paper 30603, University Library of Munich, Germany.

Articles

  1. Nandika Sanath Kumanayake & Ajantha Sisira Kumara & Asankha Pallegedara, 2023. "The nexus between public sector corruption and private sector efficiency: Evidence from worldwide firm‐level data," Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 27(2), pages 1056-1077, May.
  2. Asankha Pallegedara & Ajantha Sisira Kumara, 2022. "Impacts of firewood burning for cooking on respiratory health and healthcare utilisation: Empirical evidence from Sri Lankan micro‐data," International Journal of Health Planning and Management, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 37(1), pages 465-485, January.
  3. Terrence Kairiza & George Kembo & Vengesai Magadzire & Asankha Pallegedara, 2021. "Gender attributes of the impact of informal savings and loans associations on food security in rural Zimbabwe," Journal of Agribusiness in Developing and Emerging Economies, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, vol. 13(2), pages 342-357, December.
  4. Pallegedara, Asankha & Mottaleb, Khondoker Abdul & Rahut, Dil Bahadur, 2021. "Exploring choice and expenditure on energy for domestic works by the Sri Lankan households: Implications for policy," Energy, Elsevier, vol. 222(C).
  5. Asankha Pallegedara & Ajantha Sisira Kumara, 2020. "Spending privately for education despite having a free public education policy: evidence from Sri Lankan household surveys," International Journal of Social Economics, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, vol. 47(5), pages 561-580, May.
  6. Asankha Pallegedara, 2020. "Preference for parboiled rice: empirical evidence from Sri Lanka," Journal of Agribusiness in Developing and Emerging Economies, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, vol. 10(5), pages 613-628, April.
  7. Asankha Pallegedara, 2019. "An exploration into the household pipe-borne water consumption: empirical evidence from Sri Lankan household surveys," International Journal of Economics and Business Research, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 17(4), pages 473-490.
  8. Asankha Pallegedara, 2019. "Food consumption choice and demand by the Sri Lankan households," Journal of Agribusiness in Developing and Emerging Economies, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, vol. 9(5), pages 520-535, October.
  9. Mottaleb, Khondoker Abdul & Rahut, Dil Bahadur & Pallegedara, Asankha, 2019. "Spending privately for education in Nepal. Who spends more on it and why?," International Journal of Educational Development, Elsevier, vol. 69(C), pages 39-47.
  10. Asankha Pallegedara & Michael Grimm, 2018. "Have out‐of‐pocket health care payments risen under free health care policy? The case of Sri Lanka," International Journal of Health Planning and Management, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 33(3), pages 781-797, July.
  11. Asankha Pallegedara, 2018. "Impacts of chronic non-communicable diseases on households’ out-of-pocket healthcare expenditures in Sri Lanka," International Journal of Health Economics and Management, Springer, vol. 18(3), pages 301-319, September.
  12. Asankha Pallegedara, 2018. "Private tutoring expenditure: An empirical analysis based on Sri Lankan households," Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 22(3), pages 1278-1295, August.
  13. Pallegedara, Asankha & Mottaleb, Khondoker Abdul, 2018. "Patterns and determinants of private tutoring: The case of Bangladesh households," International Journal of Educational Development, Elsevier, vol. 59(C), pages 43-50.
  14. Asankha Pallegedara, 2017. "Factors affecting SMEs' access to bank finance: an evidence from Sri Lanka," International Journal of Economics and Business Research, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 13(1), pages 30-42.
  15. Thanabalasingam Vinaygathasan & Asankha Pallegedara, 2014. "Impacts of NGO intervention on poverty reduction: an empirical evidence from rural Sri Lanka," International Journal of Sustainable Economy, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 6(3), pages 288-301.
  16. Asankha Pallegedara, 2012. "Demand for private tutoring in a free education country. The case of Sri Lanka," International Journal of Education Economics and Development, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 3(4), pages 375-393.

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Citations

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Working papers

  1. Pallegedara, Asankha, 2012. "Dynamic relationships between stock market performance and short term interest rate Empirical evidence from Sri Lanka," MPRA Paper 40773, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. Ahiadorme, Johnson Worlanyo & Sonyo, Emmanuel & Ahiase, Godwin, 2019. "Time series analysis of interest rates volatility and stock returns in Ghana," MPRA Paper 94292, University Library of Munich, Germany.

  2. Pallegedara, Asankha, 2011. "Demand for private tuition classes under the free education policy. Evidence based on Sri Lanka," MPRA Paper 31969, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. Kumara, Ajantha Sisira, 2015. "Wage Differentials in Sri Lanka: The case of a post-conflict country with a free education policy," MPRA Paper 68068, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 25 Nov 2015.
    2. Neji Saidi & Mohieddine Rahmouni, 2022. "Household demand for private tutoring in Tunisia," Post-Print hal-04270372, HAL.
    3. Chung, Keunsuk & Lee, Dongryul, 2017. "Inefficient competition in shadow-education investment," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 139(C), pages 152-165.
    4. Mottaleb, Khondoker Abdul & Rahut, Dil Bahadur & Pallegedara, Asankha, 2019. "Spending privately for education in Nepal. Who spends more on it and why?," International Journal of Educational Development, Elsevier, vol. 69(C), pages 39-47.
    5. Bray, Mark & Zhan, Shengli & Lykins, Chad & Wang, Dan & Kwo, Ora, 2014. "Differentiated demand for private supplementary tutoring: Patterns and implications in Hong Kong secondary education," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 38(C), pages 24-37.
    6. Jheng, Ying-Jie, 2015. "The influence of private tutoring on middle-class students’ use of in-class time in formal schools in Taiwan," International Journal of Educational Development, Elsevier, vol. 40(C), pages 1-8.
    7. Jin-Won Noh & Jinseok Kim & Jooyoung Cheon & Yejin Lee & Young Dae Kwon, 2020. "Relationships between Extra-School Tutoring Time, Somatic Symptoms, and Sleep Duration of Adolescent Students: A Panel Analysis Using Data from the Korean Children and Youth Panel Survey," IJERPH, MDPI, vol. 17(21), pages 1-9, October.
    8. Pallegedara, Asankha & Mottaleb, Khondoker Abdul, 2018. "Patterns and determinants of private tutoring: The case of Bangladesh households," International Journal of Educational Development, Elsevier, vol. 59(C), pages 43-50.
    9. Abayasekara, Ashani & Arunatilake, Nisha, 2018. "School-level resource allocation and education outcomes in Sri Lanka," International Journal of Educational Development, Elsevier, vol. 61(C), pages 127-141.

Articles

  1. Pallegedara, Asankha & Mottaleb, Khondoker Abdul & Rahut, Dil Bahadur, 2021. "Exploring choice and expenditure on energy for domestic works by the Sri Lankan households: Implications for policy," Energy, Elsevier, vol. 222(C).

    Cited by:

    1. Duan, Mimi & Li, Lingyan & Liu, Xiaojun & Pei, Jiajia & Song, Huihui, 2023. "Turning awareness into behavior: Meta-analysis of household residential life energy transition behavior from the dual perspective of internal driving forces and external inducing forces," Energy, Elsevier, vol. 279(C).
    2. Kesriklioğlu, Esma & Oktay, Erkan & Karaaslan, Abdulkerim, 2023. "Predicting total household energy expenditures using ensemble learning methods," Energy, Elsevier, vol. 276(C).
    3. Ma, Wanglin & Zheng, Hongyun & Gong, Binlei, 2022. "Rural income growth, ethnic differences, and household cooking fuel choice: Evidence from China," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 107(C).
    4. Anil Shrestha & Makoto Kakinaka, 2022. "Remittance Inflows and Energy Transition of the Residential Sector in Developing Countries," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 14(17), pages 1-19, August.
    5. Ai, Xian-Neng & Du, Yun-Fei & Li, Wei-Ming & Li, Hui & Liao, Hua, 2021. "The pattern of household energy transition," Energy, Elsevier, vol. 234(C).

  2. Asankha Pallegedara & Ajantha Sisira Kumara, 2020. "Spending privately for education despite having a free public education policy: evidence from Sri Lankan household surveys," International Journal of Social Economics, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, vol. 47(5), pages 561-580, May.

    Cited by:

    1. Pradeep Kumar Choudhury & Amit Kumar, 2022. "How Much do Households Spend on Professional Higher Education in India? Results from a National Survey," Indian Journal of Human Development, , vol. 16(1), pages 77-96, April.

  3. Mottaleb, Khondoker Abdul & Rahut, Dil Bahadur & Pallegedara, Asankha, 2019. "Spending privately for education in Nepal. Who spends more on it and why?," International Journal of Educational Development, Elsevier, vol. 69(C), pages 39-47.

    Cited by:

    1. Neji Saidi & Mohieddine Rahmouni, 2022. "Household demand for private tutoring in Tunisia," Post-Print hal-04270372, HAL.
    2. Mandikiana, Brian W., 2021. "Choice and expenditure: A double hurdle model of private tutoring in Qatar," Economic Analysis and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 71(C), pages 1-15.

  4. Asankha Pallegedara & Michael Grimm, 2018. "Have out‐of‐pocket health care payments risen under free health care policy? The case of Sri Lanka," International Journal of Health Planning and Management, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 33(3), pages 781-797, July.

    Cited by:

    1. Ruwan Jayathilaka & Sheron Joachim & Venuri Mallikarachchi & Nishali Perera & Dhanushika Ranawaka, 2020. "Chronic diseases: An added burden to income and expenses of chronically-ill people in Sri Lanka," PLOS ONE, Public Library of Science, vol. 15(10), pages 1-25, October.
    2. Ruwan Jayathilaka & Sheron Joachim & Venuri Mallikarachchi & Nishali Perera & Dhanushika Ranawaka, 2020. "Do chronic illnesses and poverty go hand in hand?," PLOS ONE, Public Library of Science, vol. 15(10), pages 1-19, October.
    3. Steven F. Koch & Naomi Setshegetso, 2020. "Progressivity of Out-of-Pocket Payments and its Determinants Decomposed Over Time," Working Papers 2020112, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics.
    4. Kumara, Ajantha Sisira, 2022. "Researching with Secondary Data: A brief overview of possibilities and limitations from the viewpoint of social research," MPRA Paper 112639, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised Mar 2022.
    5. Asankha Pallegedara & Ajantha Sisira Kumara, 2022. "Impacts of firewood burning for cooking on respiratory health and healthcare utilisation: Empirical evidence from Sri Lankan micro‐data," International Journal of Health Planning and Management, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 37(1), pages 465-485, January.

  5. Asankha Pallegedara, 2018. "Impacts of chronic non-communicable diseases on households’ out-of-pocket healthcare expenditures in Sri Lanka," International Journal of Health Economics and Management, Springer, vol. 18(3), pages 301-319, September.

    Cited by:

    1. Ruwan Jayathilaka & Sheron Joachim & Venuri Mallikarachchi & Nishali Perera & Dhanushika Ranawaka, 2020. "Chronic diseases: An added burden to income and expenses of chronically-ill people in Sri Lanka," PLOS ONE, Public Library of Science, vol. 15(10), pages 1-25, October.
    2. Ruwan Jayathilaka & Sheron Joachim & Venuri Mallikarachchi & Nishali Perera & Dhanushika Ranawaka, 2020. "Do chronic illnesses and poverty go hand in hand?," PLOS ONE, Public Library of Science, vol. 15(10), pages 1-19, October.
    3. Samaratunge, Ramanie & Kumara, Ajantha Sisira & Abeysekera, Lakmal, 2020. "Breaking the Perverse Health-debt Cycle in Sri Lanka: Policy Options," Journal of Policy Modeling, Elsevier, vol. 42(3), pages 728-745.
    4. Martinson Ankrah Twumasi & Dennis Asante & Jesse Nuamah Brako & Zhao Ding & Yuansheng Jiang, 2023. "The Relationship between Chronic Non-Communicable Diseases of Fish Farm Household Members and Production Efficiency: The Case of Ghana," IJERPH, MDPI, vol. 20(5), pages 1-13, February.
    5. Sasmita Behera & Jalandhar Pradhan, 2021. "Uneven economic burden of non-communicable diseases among Indian households: A comparative analysis," PLOS ONE, Public Library of Science, vol. 16(12), pages 1-17, December.
    6. Tien Thanh, Pham & Bao Duong, Pham, 2022. "The economic burden of non-communicable diseases on households and their coping mechanisms: Evidence from rural Vietnam," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 151(C).
    7. Ziyad S. Almalki & Abdullah K. Alahmari & Nasser Alqahtani & Abdulaziz Ibrahim Alzarea & Ahmed M. Alshehri & Abdulrahman M. Alruwaybiah & Bader A. Alanazi & Abdulhadi M. Alqahtani & Nehad J. Ahmed, 2022. "Households’ Direct Economic Burden Associated with Chronic Non-Communicable Diseases in Saudi Arabia," IJERPH, MDPI, vol. 19(15), pages 1-14, August.

  6. Asankha Pallegedara, 2018. "Private tutoring expenditure: An empirical analysis based on Sri Lankan households," Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 22(3), pages 1278-1295, August.

    Cited by:

    1. Neji Saidi & Mohieddine Rahmouni, 2022. "Household demand for private tutoring in Tunisia," Post-Print hal-04270372, HAL.
    2. Mandikiana, Brian W., 2021. "Choice and expenditure: A double hurdle model of private tutoring in Qatar," Economic Analysis and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 71(C), pages 1-15.

  7. Pallegedara, Asankha & Mottaleb, Khondoker Abdul, 2018. "Patterns and determinants of private tutoring: The case of Bangladesh households," International Journal of Educational Development, Elsevier, vol. 59(C), pages 43-50.

    Cited by:

    1. Neji Saidi & Mohieddine Rahmouni, 2022. "Household demand for private tutoring in Tunisia," Post-Print hal-04270372, HAL.
    2. Bhorkar, Shalini & Bray, Mark, 2018. "The expansion and roles of private tutoring in India: From supplementation to supplantation," International Journal of Educational Development, Elsevier, vol. 62(C), pages 148-156.
    3. Asadullah, M. Niaz & Trannoy, Alain & Tubeuf, Sandy & Yalonetzky, Gaston, 2021. "Measuring educational inequality of opportunity: pupil’s effort matters," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 138(C).
    4. Liu, Junyan & Bray, Mark, 2020. "Private Subtractory Tutoring: The Negative Impact of Shadow Education on Public Schooling in Myanmar," International Journal of Educational Development, Elsevier, vol. 76(C).
    5. Mottaleb, Khondoker Abdul & Rahut, Dil Bahadur & Pallegedara, Asankha, 2019. "Spending privately for education in Nepal. Who spends more on it and why?," International Journal of Educational Development, Elsevier, vol. 69(C), pages 39-47.
    6. David Ansong & Gina Chowa & Rainier Masa & Mathieu Despard & Michael Sherraden & Shiyou Wu & Isaac Osei-Akoto, 2019. "Effects of Youth Savings Accounts on School Attendance and Academic Performance: Evidence from a Youth Savings Experiment," Journal of Family and Economic Issues, Springer, vol. 40(2), pages 269-281, June.
    7. Md Akhtarul Islam & Sutapa Dey Barna & Hasin Raihan & Md Nafiul Alam Khan & Md Tanvir Hossain, 2020. "Depression and anxiety among university students during the COVID-19 pandemic in Bangladesh: A web-based cross-sectional survey," PLOS ONE, Public Library of Science, vol. 15(8), pages 1-12, August.
    8. Mandikiana, Brian W., 2021. "Choice and expenditure: A double hurdle model of private tutoring in Qatar," Economic Analysis and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 71(C), pages 1-15.

  8. Asankha Pallegedara, 2012. "Demand for private tutoring in a free education country. The case of Sri Lanka," International Journal of Education Economics and Development, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 3(4), pages 375-393.
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  1. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (2) 2022-10-17 2023-02-13
  2. NEP-CMP: Computational Economics (1) 2011-05-14
  3. NEP-EDU: Education (1) 2011-07-13
  4. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2011-07-13

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