Jaya Krishnakumar

University of Geneva

Professor

40 Bd. du Pont d'Arve

Genève 4, CH - 1211

Switzerland

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Scholarly Papers (32)

1.

Quantitative Methods for the Capability Approach

Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems UNESCO, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Nov 2014
Jaya Krishnakumar
University of Geneva
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capability, functioning, well-being, human development, multivariate analysis, structural equation models, classical regression, fuzzy sets, quantitative data, subjective data.

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Measuring Capability Poverty: A Multidimensional Model-Based Approach

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Feb 2015
Paola Ballon and Jaya Krishnakumar
University of Oxford and University of Geneva
Downloads 167 (267,263)
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Capability Approach, Multidimensional Poverty, Structural Equation Model (SEM), Latent variables, Bolivia

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The Impact of Oportunidades on Inequality of Opportunity in Rural and Urban Areas in Mexico

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 Oct 2011
Jaya Krishnakumar and Florian Chávez-Juárez
University of Geneva and Centro de Investigacion y Docencia Economicas
Downloads 151 (290,499)
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Oportunidades, Inequality of Opportunity, multidimensional human development

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Estimating Capabilities with Structural Equation Models: How Well are We Doing in a 'Real' World?

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 Jun 2014
Jaya Krishnakumar and Florian Chávez-Juárez
University of Geneva and Centro de Investigacion y Docencia Economicas
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latent variable model, MIMIC, SEM, simulation, capability approach

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Nonlinear SUR Models with Panel Data and Additive Auto-Correlated Errors

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Dec 2011
Carlos de Porres and Jaya Krishnakumar
University of Geneva, Department of Economics and University of Geneva
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Panel Data, SUR model, auto-correlation, nonlinear functional form, Monte Carlo experiments

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Coping with Health-Care Costs: Implications for the Measurement of Catastrophic Expenditures and Poverty

Health Economics, 17: 1393-1412 (2008)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Nov 2014
University of Lausanne, University of Geneva, University of Macedonia and Erasmus School of Economics
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coping strategies; out-of-pocket expenditures; catastrophic payments; poverty; India

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A Transformation for General Variance Covariance Structures in a Two-Way Error Component Model

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2011
Carlos de Porres and Jaya Krishnakumar
University of Geneva, Department of Economics and University of Geneva
Downloads 56 (543,703)

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error components, matrix decompositions, panel data, spectral decompositions

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Validity of Capability Estimates Obtained through Structural Equation Modelling in a Multidimensional Setting – An Agent-Based Simulation Exercise

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 29 Jun 2018
Florian Chávez-Juárez and Jaya Krishnakumar
Centro de Investigacion y Docencia Economicas and University of Geneva
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capabilities, artificial society, agent-based model, methodology

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The Impact of Globalisation on Work Capability

International Journal of Sustainable Human Development, 1(4), 146-153, 2013
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 20 Nov 2014
Jaya Krishnakumar and Elena Sarti
University of Geneva and School of Social Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Reggio Emilia.
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A Decomposable Index of Multidimensional Inequality of Opportunity

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Jul 2021
Sayli Javadekar and Jaya Krishnakumar
University of Bath and University of Geneva
Downloads 51 (566,935)

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inequality of opportunity, additive decomposability, multidimensional, kullback-liebler

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Challenges Facing Econometrics in the 21st Century

Contemporary Issues and Ideas in Social Sciences, April 2007
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 20 Nov 2014
Jaya Krishnakumar
University of Geneva
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Econometrics, Science, Teaching, Future, Society

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Further Results on the Regression-Based Approach to Inequality Decomposition with Evidence from India

Empirical Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Nov 2014
Maurizio Bigotta, Jaya Krishnakumar and Uma Rani
University of Geneva, University of Geneva and International Labour Organization (ILO)
Downloads 35 (654,344)
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Income inequality, Regression-based decompositions, Education, Labour status, India

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Full Information Estimations of a System of Simultaneous Equations with Error Component Structure

Econometric Theory, Vol. 3, No. 2, 1987
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Nov 2014
Pietro Balestra and Jaya Krishnakumar
University of Geneva and University of Geneva
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A Multidimensional Analysis of Wellbeing Using Nonparametric Stochastic Dominance: Evidence from India

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Jun 2016
Juan Tellez and Jaya Krishnakumar
Harvard University - Center for International Development (CID) and University of Geneva
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Stochastic Dominance, Nonparametric Approach, Wellbeing, Multidimensionality, India

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Testing Uncovered Interest Rate Parity and Term Structure Using a Three-Regime Threshold Unit Root VECM: An Application to the Swiss 'Isle' of Interest Rates

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 74, 2 (2012)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Nov 2014
Jaya Krishnakumar and David Neto
University of Geneva and Independent
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Estimation of SEM with GARCH Errors

Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 56, 3153–3181, 2012
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Nov 2014
Jaya Krishnakumar, Andi Kabili and Ilir Roko
University of Geneva, Independent and University of Geneva - Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences
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Simultaneous equations, GARCH errors, Quasi-maximum likelihood, GMM, Simulation experiments

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CapMod: A Simulated Society to Evaluate Empirical Estimators of Capabilities

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 Feb 2019
Florian Chávez-Juárez and Jaya Krishnakumar
Centro de Investigacion y Docencia Economicas and University of Geneva
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Capabilities, Simulated Society, Agent-Based Model, Measurement, Methodology, Model Validation

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On Exact Statistical Properties of Multidimensional Indices Based on Principal Components, Factor Analysis, MIMIC and Structural Equation Models

Social Indicators Research, (2008) 86:481-496
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Nov 2014
Jaya Krishnakumar and A. Nagar
University of Geneva and National Institute of Public Finance and Policy
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Principal components, Factor analysis, Structural equation models, Latent variables, Human development

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Estimation and Testing of a Smooth Transition Simultaneous Equation Model

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Nov 2020
Anjeza Kadilli and Jaya Krishnakumar
University of Geneva, School of Economics and Management and University of Geneva
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Implicit reduced form; Market comovement; NL2SLS estimation method; Nuisance parameters; Simulations; Simultaneity testing.

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Pooling Surveys in the Estimation of Income and Price Elasticities: An Application to Tunisian Households

Empirical Economics, Vol. 28, 2003
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Nov 2014
Mohamed Ayadi, Jaya Krishnakumar and Mohamed Salah Matoussi
Institut Supérieur de Gestion, University of Geneva and University of Tunis
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pooling cross-sections, consumer demand system, unit value, price elasticity

21.

General Variance Covariance Structures in Two-Way Random Effects Models

Applied Mathematics, 2013, 4, 614-623
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Nov 2014
Carlos de Porres and Jaya Krishnakumar
University of Geneva, Department of Economics and University of Geneva
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Error Components; Matrix Decompositions; Panel Data; Spectral Decompositions

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Identification and Estimation of Triangular Models without Exclusion Restrictions

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Nov 2022
Monika Avila Marquez and Jaya Krishnakumar
University of Geneva and University of Geneva
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Endogeneity, Artificial Neural Network, Identification, Control Function, Orthogo- nal score function

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Testing the 'Inaction Corridor' in a Three-Regime Threshold Error Correction Model with an Application to a Buffer-Stock Model for US Money Demand

Economic Notes, vol. 40, no. 1/2-2011, pp. 29–43
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Nov 2014
David Neto and Jaya Krishnakumar
Independent and University of Geneva
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Testing Uncovered Interest Rate Parity and Term Structure Using a Three‐Regime Threshold Unit Root Vecm: An Application to the Swiss ‘Isle’ of Interest Rates*

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 74, Issue 2, pp. 180-202, 2012
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Feb 2012
Jaya Krishnakumar and David Neto
University of Geneva and Independent
Downloads 8 (877,461)

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Explaining Fiscal Balances with a Simultaneous  Equation Model of Revenue and Expenditure: A Case Study of Swiss Cantons Using Panel Data

Public Budgeting & Finance, Vol. 30, Issue 2, pp. 69-94, Summer 2010
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Jun 2010
Jaya Krishnakumar, Marc-Jean Martin and Nils C. Soguel
University of Geneva, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Lausanne
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Testing the ‘Inaction Corridor’ in a Three-Regime Threshold Error Correction Model with an Application to a Buffer-Stock Model for US Money Demand

Economic Notes, Vol. 40, Issue 1‐2, pp. 29-43, 2011
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Jul 2011
Jaya Krishnakumar and David Neto
University of Geneva and Independent
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C22, C51, Q41)

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On Endogeneity Bias: Some General Remarks and Correction of the ROIW Paper by Bourguignon, Ferreira, and Menéndez (2007)

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 59, Issue 3, pp. 539-550, 2013
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Aug 2013
Jaya Krishnakumar
University of Geneva
Downloads 1 (957,388)

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endogeneity bias, inequality

Estimating Basic Capabilities: A Structural Equation Model Applied to Bolivia

World Development, Vol. 36, 2008
Posted: 20 Nov 2014
Jaya Krishnakumar and Paola Marcela Ballon
University of Geneva and Independent

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capability approach, structural equation model (SEM), human development, education, living conditions, Bolivia

Estimating Basic Capabilities: A Structural Equation Model Applied to Bolivia

World Development, Vol. 36, No. 6, 2008
Posted: 03 Feb 2015
Jaya Krishnakumar and Paola Ballon
University of Geneva and University of Oxford

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Capability approach, structural equation model (SEM), human development, education, living conditions, Bolivia

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Measuring Welfare: Latent Variable Models for Happiness and Capabilities in the Presence of Unobservable Heterogeneity

Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 95, 2011
Posted: 20 Nov 2014
Paul Anand, Jaya Krishnakumar and Ngoc Tran
The Open University - Department of Economics, University of Geneva and University of Toulouse 1 - Toulouse School of Economics (TSE)

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Capabilities Freedoms, GLLAMM, Happiness, Instrumental variables, Multi-dimensionality, Unobserved heterogeneity

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Robust Estimators for Simultaneous Equations Models

Journal of Econometrics, Vol. 78, 1997
Posted: 20 Nov 2014
Jaya Krishnakumar and Elvezio Ronchetti
University of Geneva and University of Geneva - Research Center for Statistics

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Robustness; Influence function; M-estimators; Reduced form; Structural form; Nonlinear simultaneous equations; Full information maximum likelihood

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Going Beyond Functionings to Capabilities: An Econometric Model to Explain And Estimate Capabilities

Journal of Human Development, Vol. 8, No. 1, March 2007
Posted: 20 Nov 2014
Jaya Krishnakumar
University of Geneva

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Human development, Capability approach, Latent variables, Item response, Simultaneous equations

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The Political Economy of Immigration in a Direct Democracy: The Case of Switzerland

European Economic Review, Vol. 56, No. 2, 2012
Posted: 02 Apr 2014
Jaya Krishnakumar and Tobias Müller
University of Geneva and University of Geneva - Geneva School of Economics and Management

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immigration, political economy, voting, attitudes towards migration