Ralitza D. Dimova

Brunel University London - Economics and Finance

Lecturer

Uxbridge UB8 3PH

United Kingdom

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

Schaumburg-Lippe-Str. 7 / 9

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (26)

Whither Corruption? A Quantitative Survey of the Literature on Corruption and Growth

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5334
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Nov 2010
Nauro F. Campos, Ralitza D. Dimova and Ahmad Saleh
Brunel University London - Economics and Finance, Brunel University London - Economics and Finance and Brunel University London
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corruption, economic growth, meta-regression analysis

Whither Corruption? A Quantitative Survey of the Literature on Corruption and Growth

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8140
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Dec 2010
Nauro F. Campos, Ralitza D. Dimova and Ahmad Saleh
Brunel University London - Economics and Finance, Brunel University London - Economics and Finance and Brunel University London
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corruption, economic growth, meta-regression analysis

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The Impact of Structural Reforms on Employment Growth and Labour Productivity: Evidence from Bulgaria and Romania

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 600
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Sep 2003
Ralitza D. Dimova
Brunel University London - Economics and Finance
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job flows, employment growth, labour productivity, Bulgaria, Romania

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Remittances and Chain Migration: Longitudinal Evidence from Bosnia and Herzegovina

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4083
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Mar 2009
Ralitza D. Dimova and Francois-Charles Wolff
Brunel University London - Economics and Finance and University of Nantes
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emigration intentions, Bosnia and Herzegovina, remittances

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Good and Bad Institutions: Is the Debate Over? Cross-Country Firm-Level Evidence from the Textile Industry

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5471
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Feb 2011
Sumon K. Bhaumik and Ralitza D. Dimova
Aston University - Aston Business School and Brunel University London - Economics and Finance
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institutional quality, production efficiency, stochastic frontier model

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Allocation of Labour in Urban West Africa: Implication for Development Policies

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3558
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Jun 2008
Ralitza D. Dimova, Christophe J. Nordman and François Roubaud
Brunel University London - Economics and Finance, IRD, DIAL, Paris and Développement Institutions & Analyses de Long terme (DIAL) - Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD)
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returns to skills, allocation of labour, self-selection, informal sector, Sub-Saharan West Africa

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Where to Work? The Role of the Household in Explaining Gender Differences in Labour Market Outcomes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2476
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Dec 2006
Ralitza D. Dimova, Ira N. Gang and John S. Landon-Lane
Brunel University London - Economics and Finance, Rutgers University - Economics Department and Rutgers University, New Brunswick/Piscataway - Faculty of Arts and Sciences-New Brunswick/Piscataway - Department of Economics
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employment, mobility, gender, household

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Self-Selection and Earnings During Volatile Transition

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1158
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Jun 2004
Ralitza D. Dimova and Ira N. Gang
Brunel University London - Economics and Finance and Rutgers University - Economics Department
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employment selection, earnings, Bulgaria

Does Human Capital Endowment of FDI Recipient Countries Really Matter? Evidence from Cross-Country Firm Level Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6382
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Mar 2012
Sumon K. Bhaumik and Ralitza D. Dimova
Aston University - Aston Business School and Brunel University London - Economics and Finance
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human capital, training, firm-level efficiency, multinational enterprises

Does Human Capital Endowment of FDI Recipient Countries Really Matter? Evidence from Cross-Country Firm Level Data

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 1030
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 06 Jun 2012
Sumon K. Bhaumik and Ralitza D. Dimova
Aston University - Aston Business School and Brunel University London - Economics and Finance
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Human capital, Training, Firm-level efficiency, Multinational enterprises

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Ganyu Labour in Malawi: Understanding Rural Household's Labour Supply Strategies

CIS Working Paper No. 52
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 31 Mar 2010
Katharina Michaelowa, Ralitza D. Dimova and Anke Weber
University of Zurich - Centre for Comparative and International Studies (CIS), Brunel University London - Economics and Finance and University of Zurich
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Is Women's Ownership of Land a Panacea in Developing Countries? Evidence from Land-Owning Farm Households in Malawi

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7907
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 Feb 2014
Sumon K. Bhaumik, Ralitza D. Dimova and Ira N. Gang
Aston University - Aston Business School, Brunel University London - Economics and Finance and Rutgers University - Economics Department
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female ownership of assets, informal institutions, cash crops, household welfare

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Migration, Transfers and Child Labor

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5641
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
Ralitza D. Dimova, Gil S. Epstein and Ira N. Gang
Brunel University London - Economics and Finance, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Rutgers University - Economics Department
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child labor, emigration, transfers, Tanzania

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Do Downward Private Transfers Enhance Maternal Labor Supply? Evidence from Around Europe

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2469
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Dec 2006
Ralitza D. Dimova and Francois-Charles Wolff
Brunel University London - Economics and Finance and University of Nantes
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grandchild care, labor participation, financial transfers

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Does Institutional Quality Affect Firm Performance? Insights from a Semi-Parametric Approach

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 1029
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Jun 2012
Sumon K. Bhaumik, Ralitza D. Dimova, Subal C. Kumbhakar and Kai Sun
Aston University - Aston Business School, Brunel University London - Economics and Finance, State University of New York (SUNY) at Binghamton - Department of Economics and Aston University - Aston Business School
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Institutional quality, Firm performance, Marginal effect, Textiles industry

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Does Institutional Quality Affect Firm Performance? Insights from a Semiparametric Approach

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6351
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Feb 2012
Sumon K. Bhaumik, Ralitza D. Dimova, Subal C. Kumbhakar and Kai Sun
Aston University - Aston Business School, Brunel University London - Economics and Finance, State University of New York (SUNY) at Binghamton - Department of Economics and Aston University - Aston Business School
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institutional quality, firm performance, marginal effect, textiles industry

Preferential Market Access into the Chinese Market: How Good is it for Africa?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7908
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 01 Feb 2014
Catherine Y. Co and Ralitza D. Dimova
University of Nebraska at Omaha - Department of Economics and Brunel University London - Economics and Finance
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preferential market access, export diversity and sophistication, triple difference, China, sub-Saharan Africa

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Pulls, Pushes and Entitlement Failures in Labor Markets: Does the State of Development Matter?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2258
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Sep 2006
Sumon K. Bhaumik, Ralitza D. Dimova and Jeffrey B. Nugent
Aston University - Aston Business School, Brunel University London - Economics and Finance and University of Southern California - Department of Economics
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off-farm labor supply, diversification, entitlement failures, transition economies

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Monopolistic Wages or Efficient Contracts?: What Determined the Wage-Employment Bargain in Post-Privatization Bulgaria?

Economics of Transition, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 321-347, April 2006
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 May 2006
Ralitza D. Dimova
Brunel University London - Economics and Finance
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Revealed Informal Activity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5607
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 11 Apr 2011
Ralitza D. Dimova, Ira N. Gang and John S. Landon-Lane
Brunel University London - Economics and Finance, Rutgers University - Economics Department and Rutgers University, New Brunswick/Piscataway - Faculty of Arts and Sciences-New Brunswick/Piscataway - Department of Economics
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informal labour markets, crisis, Bulgaria

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More is Better! What Can Firm-Specific Estimates of the Impact of Institutional Quality on Performance Tell Us?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7886
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Jan 2014
Sumon K. Bhaumik, Ralitza D. Dimova, Subal C. Kumbhakar and Kai Sun
Aston University - Aston Business School, Brunel University London - Economics and Finance, State University of New York (SUNY) at Binghamton - Department of Economics and Aston University - Aston Business School
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institutional quality, firm performance, marginal effect, textiles industry

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Can Economic Crises Be Good for Your Diet?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5610
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 11 Apr 2011
Ralitza D. Dimova, Ira N. Gang, Monnet Gbakou and Daniel Hoffman
Brunel University London - Economics and Finance, Rutgers University - Economics Department, University of Lyon 2 - Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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crisis, diet, fluctuation, health, nutrition

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Allocation of Labor in Urban West Africa: Insights from the Pattern of Labor Supply and Skill Premiums

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 74-92, February 2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Jan 2010
Ralitza D. Dimova, Christophe J. Nordman and François Roubaud
Brunel University London - Economics and Finance, IRD, DIAL, Paris and Développement Institutions & Analyses de Long terme (DIAL) - Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD)
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Upstream Transfers and the Donor's Labour Supply: Evidence from Migrants Living in France

The Manchester School, Vol. 77, Issue 2, pp. 204-224, March 2009
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Apr 2009
Francois-Charles Wolff and Ralitza D. Dimova
University of Nantes and Brunel University London - Economics and Finance
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Off-Farm Labor Supply and Labor Markets in Rapidly Changing Circumstances: Bulgaria During Transition

Economic Systems, Vol. 35, No. 3, 2011
Posted: 13 Mar 2012
Sumon K. Bhaumik, Ralitza D. Dimova and Jeffrey B. Nugent
Aston University - Aston Business School, Brunel University London - Economics and Finance and University of Southern California - Department of Economics

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Off-farm labor supply, Entitlement failures, Transition economies, Bulgaria

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Is Household Income Diversification a Means of Survival or a Means of Accumulation? Panel Data Evidence from Tanzania

Posted: 07 Oct 2010
Ralitza D. Dimova and Kunal Sen
Brunel University London - Economics and Finance and University of Manchester

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Income Diversification, Tanzania, Panel Data

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How Important is Ownership in a Market with Level Playing Field? The Indian Banking Sector Revisited

Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 32, No. 1, pp. 165-180, March 2004
Posted: 29 Mar 2004
Sumon K. Bhaumik and Ralitza D. Dimova
Aston University - Aston Business School and Brunel University London - Economics and Finance

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Banking Sector Reforms, Performance, Competition, Ownership, Convergence

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Preferential Trade Areas and Global Trade: Friends or Foes?

ICRA Working Paper No. 2
Posted: 14 Nov 2000
Ralitza D. Dimova
Brunel University London - Economics and Finance

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