Asad Islam

Monash University - Department of Economics

Dr.

Department of Economics

Monash University

Caulfield East, Victoria

Australia

http://users.monash.edu/~asaduli/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

20

DOWNLOADS

719

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 18,380

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 18,380

in Total Papers Citations

8

CROSSREF CITATIONS

38

Scholarly Papers (20)

Admission is Free Only If Your Dad is Rich! Distributional Effects of Corruption in Schools in Developing Countries

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 10 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2013
M. Shahe Emran, Asad Islam and Forhad Shilpi
George Washington University - Department of Economics, Monash University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 134 (223,041)

Abstract:

Loading...

Corruption, Bribes, Education, Schools, Inequality, Income Effect, Bargaining Power, Regressive Effects.

Admission is Free Only If Your Dad is Rich! Distributional Effects of Corruption in Schools in Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6671
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
M. Shahe Emran, Asad Islam and Forhad Shilpi
George Washington University - Department of Economics, Monash University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 33 (481,776)

Abstract:

Loading...

Rural Poverty Reduction, Public Sector Corruption & Anticorruption Measures, Labor Policies, Inequality, Economic Theory & Research

2.

The Long-Term Effects of Civil Conflicts on Education, Earnings and Fertility: Evidence from Cambodia

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Jul 2014
Monash University - Department of Economics, Monash University - Department of Economics, Monash University - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 114 (250,984)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Civil conflict, genocide, fertility, returns to schooling

3.

Network Structure and Education Outcomes: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Bangladesh

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8872
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 07 Mar 2015
Yonsei University, Monash University - Department of Economics, Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF) and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 62 (363,824)

Abstract:

Loading...

social networks, centrality measures, leaders, soft skills

The Value of Information in Technology Adoption: Theory and Evidence from Bangladesh

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 Jan 2019
Monash University - Department of Economics, HSE University, Monash University - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 53 (398,503)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Bayesian model, information, technology adoption, risk attitude, RCT, Bangladesh

The Value of Information in Technology Adoption: Theory and Evidence from Bangladesh

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13419
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 07 Jan 2019
Monash University - Department of Economics, HSE University, Monash University - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 0
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

randomized controlled trial (RCT), risk attitude, Technology adoption

5.

Sex Ratio and the Intergenerational Impact of Conflict on Human Development: Evidence from Cambodia's Genocide

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Jul 2015
Monash University - Department of Economics, Monash University - Department of Economics, Monash University - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 48 (409,318)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Civil conflict, sex ratio, marriage, education, health, intergenerational effects

6.

Explaining and Forecasting Investment Expenditure in Canada: Combined Structural and Time Series Approaches, 1961-2000

Applied Econometrics and International Development, Vol. 7, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 24 Aug 2008
Asad Islam
Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 47 (412,925)

Abstract:

Loading...

Investment, Accelerator Model, AR, MA, ARIMA, Canada

Friendship and Female Education: Evidence From a Field Experiment in Bangladeshi Primary Schools

Economic Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2019
Yonsei University, Monash University - Department of Economics, Cornell University and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 42 (440,740)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Social Interactions, Education, Gender, Learning, Friendship

Friendship and Female Education: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Bangladeshi Primary Schools

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13221
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Oct 2018
Yonsei University, Monash University - Department of Economics, Cornell University and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 0
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

education, Gender, learning, Social interactions

8.

Do Friendship Networks Improve Female Education?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10674
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Apr 2017
Yonsei University, Monash University - Department of Economics, Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF) and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 41 (435,881)

Abstract:

Loading...

social interactions, education, gender, learning, friendship

Child Labor and Schooling Responses to Access to Microcredit in Rural Bangladesh

Economic Inquiry, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Jan 2012
Asad Islam and Chongwoo Choe
Monash University - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 40 (449,372)

Abstract:

Loading...

Child Labor and Schooling Responses to Access to Microcredit in Rural Bangladesh

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 51, Issue 1, pp. 46-61, 2013
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Nov 2012
Asad Islam and Chongwoo Choe
Monash University - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1 (707,605)
Citation 3
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

10.

Distributional Effects of Corruption When Enforcement is Biased: Theory and Evidence from Bribery in Schools in Bangladesh

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2019
M. Shahe Emran, Asad Islam and Forhad Shilpi
George Washington University - Department of Economics, Monash University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 33 (470,140)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Corruption, Bribes, Schools, Refusal to pay model, deterrence to bribe demand model, Inequality, Income Effect, Bargaining Power, Regressive Effects, Educational Mobility

11.

Immigration Unemployment Relationship: The Evidence from Canada

Australian Economic Papers, Vol. 46, No. 1, pp. 52-66, March 2007
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Mar 2007
Asad Islam
Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 25 (511,280)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

Determining the Extent of Statistical Discrimination: Evidence from a Field Experiment in India

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 13 Jun 2018
Monash University - Department of Economics, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur, Monash University and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 19 (566,407)

Abstract:

Loading...

caste, discrimination, field experiment, health

Determining the Extent of Statistical Discrimination: Evidence from a Field Experiment in India

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12955
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 05 Jun 2018
Monash University - Department of Economics, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur, Monash University and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 0
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

caste, discrimination, field experiment, health

13.

The Value of Information in Technology Adoption

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12672
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 14 Oct 2019
Monash University - Department of Economics, HSE University, Monash University - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 10 (604,283)

Abstract:

Loading...

Bayesian model, technology adoption, peers, risk attitude, RCT, Bangladesh

14.

Can Immigrants Insure Against Shocks as Well as the Native-Born?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10063
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Aug 2016
Monash University - Department of Economics, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and Carleton University - Department of Economics
Downloads 8 (617,584)

Abstract:

Loading...

job loss, income, consumption, labour supply, disability

15.

The Effects of Chess Instruction on Academic and Non-Cognitive Outcomes: Field Experimental Evidence from a Developing Country

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12550
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 04 Sep 2019
Asad Islam, Wang-Sheng Lee and Aaron Nicholas
Monash University - Department of Economics, Deakin University and Deakin University
Downloads 7 (624,274)

Abstract:

Loading...

chess training, math, non-cognitive outcomes, risk, randomized experiment

16.

Skilled Immigration, Innovation, and the Wages of Native‐Born Americans

Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, Vol. 56, Issue 3, pp. 459-488, 2017
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Jun 2017
Asad Islam, Faridul Islam and Chau Nguyen
Monash University - Department of Economics, Morgan State University and Monash University
Downloads 1 (674,430)
Citation 1
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

17.

Teams, Organization and Education Outcomes: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Bangladesh

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10631
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 01 Jun 2015
Yonsei University, Monash University - Department of Economics, Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF) and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1 (674,430)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

leaders, Network centrality, soft skills, team work

18.

Can Referral Improve Targeting? Evidence from a Vocational Training Experiment

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12070
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 05 Jun 2017
Stanford University - Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Monash University - Department of Economics, BRAC University and IIT Kanpur
Downloads 0 (691,525)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

agricultural innovation, extension, Social Networks, targeting

19.

Do Friends Improve Female Education? The Case of Bangladesh

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11615
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Nov 2016
Yonsei University, Monash University - Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics, Monash University - Department of Economics, Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF) and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (691,525)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

ability, education, Gender, learning, Social interactions

20.

Do Immigrants Save Less than Natives? Immigrant and Native Saving Behaviour in Australia

Economic Record, Vol. 89, Issue 284, pp. 52-71, 2013
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Feb 2013
Monash University - Department of Economics, Monash University - Department of Economics and Monash University - Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (691,525)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...