Arusha V. Cooray

Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo

Norway

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

22

DOWNLOADS
Rank 39,484

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 39,484

in Total Papers Downloads

1,059

2

!

Under construction: SSRN citations will be offline until July when we will launch a brand new and improved citations service, check here for more details.

For more information

Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

The Role of Education in Economic Growth

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Dec 2009
Arusha V. Cooray
Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo
Downloads 560 (47,107)

Abstract:

Loading...

Economic Growth, Education Quantity, Enrolment, Government Spending on Education, Education Quality, Cross Country

2.

Does Corruption Promote Emigration? An Empirical Examination

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8094
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Apr 2014
Arusha V. Cooray and Friedrich Schneider
Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo and Johannes Kepler University Linz - Department of Economics
Downloads 112 (240,932)

Abstract:

Loading...

corruption, emigration, educational attainment, government expenditures, income inequality, labor markets

Does the Size and Quality of the Government Explain the Size and Efficiency of the Financial Sector?

22nd Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2009
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2009
Arusha V. Cooray
Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo
Downloads 53 (377,837)

Abstract:

Loading...

financial sector size, financial sector efficiency, government size, government efficiency, governance, legal origin, cross county

Does the Size and Quality of the Government Explain the Size and Efficiency of the Financial Sector?

CAMA Working Paper Series 32/2010
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Oct 2010
Arusha V. Cooray
Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo
Downloads 13 (575,044)

Abstract:

Loading...

financial sector size, financial sector efficiency, government size, government efficiency, governance, legal origin, cross country

4.

Financial Flows and Per Capita Income in Developing Countries

International Review of Economics & Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Oct 2014
Sajid Anwar and Arusha V. Cooray
University of the Sunshine Coast - School of Business and Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo
Downloads 65 (336,741)

Abstract:

Loading...

FDI; remittances; official development aid; developing countries; panel data analysis

5.

The Level and Growth Effects in Empirical Growth Models for the Nordic Countries: A Knowledge Economy Approach

CAMA Working Paper No. 36/2012
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Aug 2012
Arusha V. Cooray and Antonio Paradiso
Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo and Ca Foscari University of Venice - Dipartimento di Economia
Downloads 64 (339,425)

Abstract:

Loading...

endogenous growth models, trade openness, human capital, investment ratio, steady state growth rate, Nordic countries

6.

What Drives FDI Policy Liberalization?: An Empirical Investigation

Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis Working Paper No. 27/2012
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Jun 2012
Krishna Vadlamannati and Arusha V. Cooray
University of Heidelberg and Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo
Downloads 39 (420,898)

Abstract:

Loading...

FDI policy liberalization, spatial econometrics

7.

Forecasting Fiscal Variables: Only a Strong Growth Plan Can Sustain the Greek Austerity Programs - Evidence from Simultaneous and Structural Models

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 May 2013
Nicholas Apergis and Arusha V. Cooray
University of Piraeus and Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo
Downloads 31 (454,450)

Abstract:

Loading...

primary balance, public debt, structural modeling, Greece

8.

Transparency Pays? Evaluating the Effects of the Freedom of Information Laws on Perceived Government Corruption

Journal of Development Studies, 53(1), 2017
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 Jan 2017
Krishna Chaitanya Vadlamannati and Arusha V. Cooray
University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Politics and Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo
Downloads 28 (468,757)

Abstract:

Loading...

Freedom of information laws, corruption, transparency

9.

Do Transparency Initiatives Work? Assessing the Impact of the Special Data Dissemination Standard (SDDS) on Data Transparency

CAMA Working Paper 24/2015
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2015
Krishna Vadlamannati and Arusha V. Cooray
Norwegian University of Science and Technology and Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo
Downloads 26 (479,069)

Abstract:

Loading...

Data transparency, SDDS initiative, IMF

10.

Do Freedom of Information Laws Improve Bureaucratic Efficiency? An Empirical Investigation

Oxford Economic Papers, 64(4), 2016
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Jan 2017
Krishna Chaitanya Vadlamannati and Arusha V. Cooray
University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Politics and Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo
Downloads 16 (535,382)

Abstract:

Loading...

11.

Maternal Mortality, Religion and the Enrolment of Girls and Boys: Is There a Link?

Brooks World Poverty Institute Working Paper No. 197
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 23 May 2014
Arusha V. Cooray and Stephan Klasen
Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo and University of Goettingen (Gottingen) - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 16 (535,382)

Abstract:

Loading...

Maternal mortality, enrolment of girls, enrolment of boys, religion

12.

Forcasting Fiscal Variables: Only a Strong Growth Plan Can Sustain the Greek Austerity Programs - Evidence from Simultaneous and Structural Models

CAMA Working Paper 25/2013
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Jun 2013
Nicholas Apergis and Arusha V. Cooray
University of Piraeus and Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo
Downloads 15 (541,240)

Abstract:

Loading...

primary balance, public debt, structural modeling, Greece

13.

What Drives FDI Policy Liberalization? An Empirical Investigation

Regional Science and Urban Economics, Vol. 49, 2015
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Jan 2017
Krishna Chaitanya Vadlamannati and Arusha V. Cooray
University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Politics and Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo
Downloads 13 (553,060)

Abstract:

Loading...

FDI, policy liberalization, spatial econometrics

14.

The Impact of Migrant Remittances on Economic Growth: Evidence from South Asia

Review of International Economics, Vol. 20, Issue 5, pp. 985-998, 2012
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Oct 2012
Arusha V. Cooray
Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo
Downloads 3 (616,770)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

15.

Do Transparency Initiatives Work? Assessing the Impact of the Special Data Dissemination Standard (SDDS) on Data Transparency

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 Jan 2017
Krishna Chaitanya Vadlamannati and Arusha V. Cooray
University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Politics and Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo
Downloads 2 (626,453)

Abstract:

Loading...

Data transparency, SDDS initiative, IMF

16.

Trade Openness and Labor Force Participation in Africa: The Role of Political Institutions

Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, Vol. 56, Issue 2, pp. 319-350, 2017
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Mar 2017
Arusha V. Cooray, Nabamita Dutta and Sushanta Mallick
Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo, University of Wisconsin, La Crosse and Queen Mary - University of London
Downloads 1 (638,962)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

17.

Economic Freedom and Income Inequality: Evidence from a Panel of Global Economies — A Linear and a Non‐Linear Long‐Run Analysis

The Manchester School, Vol. 85, Issue 1, pp. 88-105, 2017
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Dec 2016
Nicholas Apergis and Arusha V. Cooray
Northumbria University - Economics Department and Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo
Downloads 1 (638,962)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

18.

The Financial Sector and Economic Growth

Economic Record, Vol. 85, Issue s1, pp. S10-S21, September 2009
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 08 Oct 2009
Arusha V. Cooray
Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo
Downloads 1 (638,962)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

19.

Old Wine in a New Bottle: Trade Openness and FDI Flows - Are the Emerging Economies Converging?

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 34, Issue 2, pp. 336-351, 2016
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 Feb 2016
Nicholas Apergis and Arusha V. Cooray
Northumbria University - Economics Department and Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo
Downloads 0 (657,040)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

20.

Who Remits? An Examination of Emigration by Education Level and Gender

The World Economy, Vol. 37, Issue 10, pp. 1441-1453, 2014
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Oct 2014
Arusha V. Cooray
Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo
Downloads 0 (657,040)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

21.

Gender‐Specific Human Capital, Openness and Growth: Exploring the Linkages for South Asia

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 18, Issue 1, pp. 107-122, 2014
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Jan 2014
Arusha V. Cooray, Sushanta Mallick and Nabamita Dutta
Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo, Queen Mary - University of London and University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
Downloads 0 (657,040)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

22.

What Explains Cross-Country Growth in South Asia? Female Education and the Growth Effect of International Openness

Posted: 08 Apr 2011
Arusha V. Cooray and Sushanta Mallick
Embassy of Sri Lanka, Oslo and Queen Mary - University of London

Abstract:

Loading...

economic growth, human capital, female human capital, openness, foreign direct