Santosh Kumar

Department of Economics and International Business, College of Business Administration, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX, USA

1821 Ave I

SHSU Box 2118

Huntsville , TX 77341-2118

United States

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Children of Drought: Rainfall Shocks and Early Child Health in Rural India

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Aug 2014
Santosh Kumar, Ramona Molitor and Sebastian Vollmer
Department of Economics and International Business, College of Business Administration, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX, USA, University of Passau and University of Goettingen (Gottingen)
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Fetal origins hypothesis, undernutrition, rainfall, India

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Does Distance Matter for Institutional Delivery in Rural India: An Instrumental Variable Approach

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2019
Santosh Kumar, Emily Dansereau and Christopher Murray
Department of Economics and International Business, College of Business Administration, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX, USA, University of Washington - The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation and University of Washington - Health Metrics and Evaluation
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In-facility delivery, access, distance, India

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Effect of Political Decentralization and Female Leadership on Institutional Births and Child Mortality in Rural Bihar, India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10780
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Jun 2017
Santosh Kumar and Nishith Prakash
Department of Economics and International Business, College of Business Administration, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX, USA and University of Connecticut
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gender quota, political decentralization, institutional delivery, child, mortality, Bihar, India

Preference for Boys, Family Size and Educational Attainment in India

NBER Working Paper No. w21138
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 11 May 2015
Adriana D. Kugler and Santosh Kumar
McCourt School of Public Policy and Department of Economics and International Business, College of Business Administration, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX, USA
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Preference for Boys, Family Size, and Educational Attainment in India

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10607
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 May 2015
Adriana D. Kugler and Santosh Kumar
McCourt School of Public Policy and Department of Economics and International Business, College of Business Administration, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX, USA
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education, family size, health, India, quality-quantity trade-off

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The Heterogeneous Effect of Prenatal Care on Birth Weight: Evidence from Mexico

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 04 Jun 2019
Fidel Gonzalez and Santosh Kumar
Sam Houston State University - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and International Business and Department of Economics and International Business, College of Business Administration, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX, USA
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Prenatal care; Birth weight; Mexico, Quantile Regression

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The Causal Effect of Birth Weight on Cognitive Development: New Evidence from India

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2019
Department of Economics and International Business, College of Business Administration, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX, USA, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), The Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy (CDDEP) and The Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy (CDDEP)
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Birth Weight, Test Score, Children, Cognitive Development, PPVT, Instrumental Variable, India

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The Impact of Rural Electrification on Income and Education: Evidence from Bhutan

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 22, Issue 3, pp. 1146-1165, 2018
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 29 Aug 2018
Santosh Kumar and Ganesh Rauniyar
Department of Economics and International Business, College of Business Administration, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX, USA and Independent
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Childhood Vaccinations and Adult Schooling Attainment: Long-Term Evidence from India’s Universal Immunisation Programme

Posted: 09 May 2019
The Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy (CDDEP), Department of Economics and International Business, College of Business Administration, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX, USA, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Harvard University - T.H. Chan School of Public Health and The Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy (CDDEP)

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Effects of Health Insurance on Birth Weight in Mexico

Health Economics, 27(8):149-1159, August 2018
Posted: 25 Mar 2019
Santosh Kumar and Fidel Gonzalez
Department of Economics and International Business, College of Business Administration, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX, USA and Sam Houston State University - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and International Business

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Insurance, Birth weight, Mexico, Instrumental variable

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Does Consuming More Calories Make You Earn More? Nutrition-Productivity Link Revisited in India

Posted: 26 May 2015
International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Department of Economics and International Business, College of Business Administration, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX, USA, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay - Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management (SJM), International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS) and Department of Public Health & Mortality Studies, International Institute for Population Sciences

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wage, calorie, 2SLS, instrumental variable quantile regression, India