Sarmistha Pal

University of Surrey

Professor

Stag Hill

Guildford, England GU2 7XH

United Kingdom

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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1.

Elite Dominance and Under-Investment in Mass Education: Disparity in the Social Development of the Indian States, 1960-92

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2852
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 05 Jul 2007
Sarmistha Pal and Sugata Ghosh
University of Surrey and Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School - Economics Section
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under-investment in education, discrimination against female and low-caste population, persistence of elite dominance, poverty, land reform

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Do More Transparency & Disclosure Necessarily Enhance Firm Performance?

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 21 May 2014 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2018
Suman Banerjee, Ronald W. Masulis and Sarmistha Pal
Stevens Institute of Technology, University of New South Wales, Sydney and University of Surrey
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Corporate governance reform, Transparency and Disclosure rules, Domestic and foreign listed

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Birth Spacing and Child Survival: Comparative Evidence from India and Pakistan

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 17 Oct 2001
Pushkar Maitra and Sarmistha Pal
Monash University - Department of Economics and University of Surrey
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Birth spacing, Child survival, Correlated simultaneous hazards, Sibling inequality, Resource constraint, Son preference, Differential role of parents

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Reforms, Growth and Persistence of Gender Gap: Recent Evidence from Private School Enrollment in India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6135
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Nov 2011
Pushkar Maitra, Sarmistha Pal and Anurag Sharma
Monash University - Department of Economics, University of Surrey and Monash University - Centre for Health Economics
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policy reforms, economic growth, private school choice, gender gap, India

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Evolution of Capital Structure in East Asia: Corporate Inertia or Endeavours?

IZA Working Paper No. 3426
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 23 May 2008
Nigel L. Driffield and Sarmistha Pal
Aston University - Aston Business School and University of Surrey
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capital structure dynamics, partial adjustment models, firm- and time-varying speed, generalised methods of moments, inertia and endeavours

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When Does Leverage Hurt Performance? - A Firm-Level Analysis

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, Aston University - Aston Business School, University of Surrey and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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trade-off theory, optimal leverage, TFP growth, non-linear relationship, threshold regression, transition economies

Fiscal Decentralisation, Local Institutions and Public Goods Provision: Evidence from Indonesia

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 14 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2016
Sarmistha Pal and Zaki Wahhaj
University of Surrey and University of Kent - Department of Economics
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Fiscal Decentralisation, Local Institutions and Public Goods Provision: Evidence from Indonesia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7076
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Dec 2012
Sarmistha Pal and Zaki Wahhaj
University of Surrey and University of Kent - Department of Economics
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decentralisation, democratisation, mutual co-operation, social and physical infrastructure, local public spending, Indonesia

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Does Corporate Governance Reform Necessarily Boost Firm Performance? Recent Evidence from Russia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6519
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 May 2012
Mihails Kuznecovs and Sarmistha Pal
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Surrey
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corporate governance reform, transparency and disclosure rules, conflict between state and the controlling owner, taxation and fiscal decentralisation, firm performance, predatory state, Tobin's Q, Russia

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Understanding Poverty Among the Elderly in India: Implications for Social Pension Policy

IZA Working Paper No. 3431
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 May 2008
Sarmistha Pal and Robert J. Palacios
University of Surrey and World Bank
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old age poverty, household demographic composition, adjusted poverty indices, elderly contribution, survivorship bias

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Early Childbirth, Health Inputs and Child Mortality: Recent Evidence from Bangladesh

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2841
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Jul 2007
Pushkar Maitra and Sarmistha Pal
Monash University - Department of Economics and University of Surrey
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family formation, adolescent childbearing, hospital delivery, child vaccination, child mortality, selectivity bias, unobserved heterogeneity, correlated estimates

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Effects of Intergenerational Transfers on Elderly Coresidence with Adult Children: Evidence from Rural India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2847
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Jul 2007
Sarmistha Pal
University of Surrey
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co-residence with children, intergenerational transfers, elderly health and wealth effects, simultaneity bias, correlated recursive model

Impact of Hospital Delivery on Child Mortality: An Analysis of Adolescent Mothers in Bangladesh

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2015
Sarmistha Pal
University of Surrey
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Women’s Health Project; Emergency and Obstetric Care; Access to health facilities; Adolescent mothers; Infant and child mortality indices; Household fixed effects models; Endogeneity and identification.

Impact of Hospital Delivery on Child Mortality: An Analysis of Adolescent Mothers in Bangladesh

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8970
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Apr 2015
Sarmistha Pal
University of Surrey
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Women's Health Project, emergency and obstetric care, adolescent mothers, household fixed effects models, endogeneity and identification, access to health facilities, infant and child mortality indices

Excess Leverage and Productivity Growth in Emerging Economies: Is There a Threshold Effect?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4834
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Mar 2010
Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, Aston University - Aston Business School, University of Surrey and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
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excess leverage, bank efficiency, market capitalization, TFP growth, Threshold model, non-linear relationship, transition experience

Excess Leverage and Productivity Growth in Emerging Economies: Is There a Threshold Effect?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7617
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 11 Jan 2010
Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, Aston University - Aston Business School, University of Surrey and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Excess Leverage, TFP growth, Threshold model

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Birth Spacing, Fertility Selection and Child Survival: Analysis Using a Correlated Hazard Model

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2878
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Jul 2007
Pushkar Maitra and Sarmistha Pal
Monash University - Department of Economics and University of Surrey
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child mortality, fertility selection, correlated recursive hazard system

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The Elite and the Marginalised: An Analysis of Public Spending on Mass Education in the Indian States

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3707
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Oct 2008
Sarmistha Pal and Sugata Ghosh
University of Surrey and Brunel University London - Economics and Finance
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literacy among women and low caste, dominant landed and capitalist elite, minority elite, poor and the marginalised, education spending, development and non-development spending, India

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Fiscal Decentralization and Development: How Crucial is Local Politics?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5286
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Nov 2010
Sarmistha Pal and Jaideep Roy
University of Surrey and Murdoch University
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local politics, less developed nation, decentralization

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Can Private School Growth Foster Universal Literacy? Panel Evidence from Indian Districts

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5274
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Oct 2010
Sarmistha Pal and Geeta Gandhi Kingdon
University of Surrey and University of London - Institute of Education
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private school growth, universal literacy, gender gap, Millennium Development Goals, India, Asia

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The Value of Business Networks in Emerging Economies: An Analysis of Firms' External Financing Opportunities

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5738
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 31 May 2011
Oluwarotimi Ayokunnu Owolabi and Sarmistha Pal
Brunel University - Economics and Finance and University of Surrey
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business networks, agency costs, external firm financing, bank loans, transition economies, endogeneity

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Norms, Culture and Local Infrastructure: Evidence from a Decentralised Economy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5281
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Nov 2010
Sarmistha Pal
University of Surrey
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decentralization, collectivist culture, adat law, Islam, social and physical infrastructure, allocation of spending, community development, Indonesia

Dual Practice of Health Workers: Theory and Evidence from Indonesia

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 28 May 2017 Last Revised: 27 Dec 2018
Universidad Pablo de Olavide, City University of London and University of Surrey
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Dual practice of health professionals; Ministry of health regulation 916; Weak monitoring; Weak motivation; High opportunity costs of public service; Difference-in-difference fuzzy regression discontinuity design; Indonesia

Dual Practice of Health Workers: Theory and Evidence From Indonesia

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2019
Universidad Pablo de Olavide, University of Buenos Aires (UBA) and University of Surrey
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Dual Practice of Health Professionals, Ministry of Health Regulation 916, Weak Monitoring, Weak Motivation, High Opportunity Costs of Public Service, Difference-in-Difference Fuzzy Regression Discontinuity Design, Indonesia

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Does Share Issue Privatisation Necessarily Boost Firm Performance? New Evidence from China’s NTS Reform

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2020
Christos P. Mavis, Sarmistha Pal and Nan Xiong
University of Surrey - Surrey Business School, University of Surrey and University of Surrey - Surrey Business School
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Non-tradable shares reform; Lock-up period and staggered implementation; Firm performance; Earnings management; Corporate entrenchment; China

Tested and Trusted: Company-Run and Trust-Run Schools in Nepal

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2015
Sarmistha Pal and Bibhas Saha
University of Surrey and University of East Anglia (UEA) - School of Economic and Social Studies
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School heterogeneity, Efficiency, Private school premium, Social objectives, Rural-urban dichotomy, Nepal

In 'Trusts' We Trust: Socially Motivated Private Schools in Nepal

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8270
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 05 Jul 2014
Sarmistha Pal and Bibhas Saha
University of Surrey and University of East Anglia (UEA) - School of Economic and Social Studies
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private school heterogeneity, school expenditure per student, efficiency, private school premium, social objectives, private motive, rural-urban dichotomy, Nepal

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Understanding the Effects of Siblings on Child Mortality: Evidence from India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2390
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Nov 2006
Gerry Makepeace and Sarmistha Pal
Cardiff University and University of Surrey
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sibling rivalry, birth spacing, endogeneity bias

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The Value of Business Networks: An Analysis of Firm Financing in Transition Economies

Centre for Economic Development & Institutions, Brunel University, West London, Working Paper No. 09-01
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Nov 2009
Oluwarotimi Ayokunnu Owolabi and Sarmistha Pal
Brunel University - Economics and Finance and University of Surrey
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business networks, firm financing, bank loans, domestic private and foreign banks, transition economies, endogeneity

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Public Infrastructure, Location of Private Schools and Primary School Attainment in an Emerging Economy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4572
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 01 Dec 2009
Sarmistha Pal
University of Surrey
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school privatisation, school choice, school attainment, local public infrastructure, failing state schools, simultaneity bias, instrumental variable

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Implementation and Unanticipated Impact of Corporate Disclosure in an Emerging Economy: Evidence from Russia

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 09 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2019
Suman Banerjee, Saul Estrin and Sarmistha Pal
Stevens Institute of Technology, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and University of Surrey
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Natural Experiment, 2002 Russian Corporate Governance Code, Earnings Management, Market Valuation, Difference-In-Difference Model, Domestic vs. Cross-Listed Firms, Russia

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What Explains the Gender Gap in Private School Enrolment? Recent Evidence from India

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 15 Oct 2015
Pushkar Maitra, Sarmistha Pal and Anurag Sharma
Monash University - Department of Economics, University of Surrey and Monash University - Centre for Health Economics
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Private school enrolment, Gender gap, Household fixed effects model, Fixed effects estimates with selection correction, India

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Compulsory High Schooling, Over-Crowding and Violent Youth Crime - New Evidence from Brazilian Municipalities

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2020
Marislei Nishijima and Sarmistha Pal
Institute of International Relations - University of Sao Paulo (USP) and University of Surrey
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Violent youth crime; Constitutional Amendment 59; Compulsory high Schooling; Overcrowding in classrooms; Night schooling; School quality; Difference in Difference; Endogenous treatment; Brazil

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Regulation and Firm Value: Curious Case of Transparency and Disclosure Laws in Russia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9890
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
Suman Banerjee, Ronald W. Masulis and Sarmistha Pal
Stevens Institute of Technology, University of New South Wales, Sydney and University of Surrey
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transparency and disclosure rules, quasi-experimental analysis, domestic vs. cross-listed firms, firm performance, Tobin's Q, EBIT-to-Asset ratio, difference-in-difference method, Russia

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Gender Differences in Educational Attainment: The Case of University Students in England and Wales

Economica, Vol. 69, pp. 481-503, 2002
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Jan 2003
Robert McNabb, Sarmistha Pal and Peter J. Sloane
Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School, University of Surrey and University of Wales, Swansea
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An Unintended Consequence of Historical Land Ceiling Legislations: Impact on Land Acquisition and Corporate Investment in India

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Apr 2017
Sarmistha Pal and Zoya Saher
University of Surrey and Queen Mary University of London
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Land ceiling legislations, Transaction costs of land acquisition, Corporate investment, Fixed and total capital-output ratios, More and less land-intensive firms, India. 1. Introd

Corruption, Networking and Foreign Ownership: Recent Evidence from CEE Countries

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7636
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 05 Oct 2013
Sarmistha Pal
University of Surrey
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corruption, relative corruption, EU/OECD home-host link, foreign ownership, joint venture vs sole subsidiaries, Central and Eastern Europe

Corruption and Cross-Border Investment: New Evidence from New Europe

Posted: 18 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2016
Sarmistha Pal
University of Surrey

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Corruption; Foreign ownership; Excessive business regulations; Home-Host corruption similarity; home-host EU/OECD membership; Non-linear relationship; Central and Eastern Europe; Emerging Markets

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How Much of the Gender Difference in Child School Enrolment Can Be Explained? Evidence from Rural India

Bulletin of Economic Research, Vol. 56, No. 2, pp. 133-158, April 2004
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Apr 2004
Sarmistha Pal
University of Surrey
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Gender differences, child schooling and child labour, opportunity costs of schooling, parental preferences, bivariate probit, Oaxaca decomposition

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Enhancing Excellence: Trade-Off between Socially Motivated and Profit Motivated Private Schools in Nepal

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 May 2016
Sarmistha Pal and Bibhas Saha
University of Surrey and Durham University Business School
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Company and trust run schools, Social objectives, Profit motive, School expenditure per student, Private school premium, Rural-urban dichotomy, Instrumental variable, Lagged value added model, Nepal

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Absence of Altruism? Female Disadvantage in Private School Enrolment in India

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2015
Pushkar Maitra, Sarmistha Pal and Anurag Sharma
Monash University - Department of Economics, University of Surrey and Monash University - Centre for Health Economics
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Private school enrolment, Gender gap, Household fixed effects model; Fixed effects estimates with selection correction; India

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Segmentation of Rural Labour Contracts: Some Further Evidence

Bulletin of Economic Research, Vol. 54, pp. 151-180, 2002
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Nov 2002
Sarmistha Pal
University of Surrey
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Touch Thee Not: Group Conflict, Caste Power, and Untouchability in Rural India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12016
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Jan 2019
Indraneel Dasgupta and Sarmistha Pal
Durham University - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Surrey
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caste, social norm, ritual purity, discrimination, untouchabilitly, land redistribution, caste power, India

Touch Thee Not: Group Conflict, Caste Power, and Untouchability in Rural India

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Dec 2018
Indraneel Dasgupta and Sarmistha Pal
Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata and University of Surrey
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Social norm, Ritual purity, Discrimination, Untouchability, Population and Land distribution, Caste power, India

Touch Thee Not: Group Conflict, Caste Power, and Untouchability in Rural India

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Oct 2019
Sarmistha Pal and Indraneel Dasgupta
University of Surrey and Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata
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Caste conflict, Social norm, Discrimination, Untouchability, Land redistribution, India, South Asia

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Unintended Consequences of Land Ceiling Legislations and Land Acquisition - Theory and Evidence from the Indian States

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2019
Sarmistha Pal, Prabal Roy Chowdhury and Zoya Saher
University of Surrey, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi and Queen Mary University of London
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Land Reform Legislations, Land acquisition, Land Ceiling Size, Transaction Costs of Land Acquisition, Investment in Fixed and Total Capital, Industrialisation, India

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The Effect of Inequality on Growth: Theory and Evidence from the Indian States

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 8, pp. 164-177, February 2004
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 06 Oct 2004
Sugata Ghosh and Sarmistha Pal
Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School - Economics Section and University of Surrey
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How Does Ownership Structure Affect Capital Structure and Firm Value? Recent Evidence from East Asia

Economics of Transition, Vol. 15, No. 3, pp. 535-573, July 2007
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Jul 2007
Nigel L. Driffield, Vidya Mahambare and Sarmistha Pal
Aston University - Aston Business School, Cardiff Business School and University of Surrey
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Effect of Increased Disclosure on Firm Financing: An Assessment of the Impact of Clause 49 in India

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 02 Feb 2020
Sarmistha Pal and Zoya Saher
University of Surrey and Queen Mary University of London
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Increased disclosure, Clause 49, Firm financing, Business group firms, Political connection, Difference-in-difference model, India

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Enhancing Excellence: Socially Motivated Private Schools of Nepal

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Jan 2017
Sarmistha Pal and Bibhas Saha
University of Surrey and Durham University Business School
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Company and trust run schools, Social objectives, Profit motive, Standardised test scores, Test scores relative to school expenditure per student, Private school premium, Rural-urban dichotomy, Instrumental variable, Lagged value added model, Nepal.

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Absence of Altruism? Female Disadvantage in Private School Enrolment in India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9808
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 Mar 2016
Pushkar Maitra, Sarmistha Pal and Anurag Sharma
Monash University - Department of Economics, University of Surrey and Monash University - Centre for Health Economics
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private school enrolment, female disadvantage, parental altruism, household fixed-effects model, India

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Wither Private Benefits of Control? Impact of Privatisation

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 Apr 2020
Christos P. Mavis, Sarmistha Pal and Nan Xiong
University of Surrey - Surrey Business School, University of Surrey and University of Surrey - Surrey Business School
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Non-tradable shares reform; Lock-up period and staggered adoption; Partial privatisation; Firm performance; Earnings management; Corporate entrenchment; China

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Dual Practice by Health Workers: Theory and Evidence from Indonesia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11038
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Oct 2017
Universidad Pablo de Olavide, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and University of Surrey
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dual practice of health professionals, Ministry of Health Regulation, weak monitoring, motivation, opportunity costs of public service, Indonesia

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Poverty, Elite Heterogeneity, and the Allocation of Public Spending: Panel Evidence from the Indian States

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 58, Issue 1, pp. 51-78, 2012
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Feb 2012
Sarmistha Pal and Sugata Ghosh
University of Surrey and Brunel University London - Economics and Finance
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public education spending, landed elite, capitalist elite, minority elite, marginalized poor, panel estimates, Indian states

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Democratisation under Diversity: Theory and Evidence from Indonesian Communities

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 04 May 2020
Anirban Mitra and Sarmistha Pal
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Surrey
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Decentralisation, Lobbying, Local development, Political Economy

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Do Compulsory Schooling Laws Always Work? A Study of Youth Crime in Brazilian Municipalities

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13097
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Apr 2020
Marislei Nishijima and Sarmistha Pal
Institute of International Relations - University of Sao Paulo (USP) and University of Surrey
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violent youth crime, compulsory schooling law, Constitutional Amendment 59, school quality, difference in differences model, endogenous adoption, Brazil

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Public Transport Expansion and Crime – A Case Study of the Core of Sao Paulo Metropolitan Region

Posted: 15 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2019
Marislei Nishijima and Sarmistha Pal
Institute of International Relations - University of Sao Paulo (USP) and University of Surrey

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Public Transport Expansion Plans and Executions, Gentrification, Homicide and Property Crime, Instrumental Variable, Brazil

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Private Information, Institutional Distance, and the Failure of Cross- Border Acquisitions: Evidence from the Banking Sector in Central And Eastern Europe

Forthcoming in the Journal of World Business, Elsevier
Posted: 05 Mar 2018
Aston University - Aston Business School, Brunel University - Economics and Finance and University of Surrey

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Multinational bank; Cross-border acquisition; Customer relationship; Private information; Verification cost; Institutional distance; Central and Eastern Europe

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Regulation and Moonlighting of Public Health Professionals: Evidence from Indonesia

Posted: 10 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 26 May 2017
Gabriel Montes-Rojas and Sarmistha Pal
City University of London and University of Surrey

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Dual practice of health professionals, Ministry of health regulation, Moonlighting, Private gain, Fuzzy regression discontinuity, Indonesia

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When Political Change Signals Community Resolve? Fiscal Decentralization, Grassroots Politics and Local Development

Posted: 10 May 2014 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2019
Sarmistha Pal and Jaideep Roy
University of Surrey and Economics Department, University of Bath

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Fiscal decentralization, Local politics, Political transition, Leader turnover; Local development

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Can Private School Growth Foster ‘Education for All’: Tracing the Aggregate Effects at the District-Level

Posted: 23 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2014
Geeta Gandhi Kingdon and Sarmistha Pal
University of London - Institute of Education and University of Surrey

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Private school growth, Aggregate literacy, Aggregate enrolment rates, Gender gap in literacy and enrolment, Fixed-effects estimates; Matching estimates, Average treatment effect, Indian districts

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Regulations and Firm Financing: Impact of Clause 49 in India

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Jul 2016
Zoya Saher, Sarmistha Pal and Tiago Pinheiro
Queen Mary University of London, University of Surrey and University of Surrey
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Corporate Governance Reforms, Clause 49, Firm Financing, Capital Structure, Bank Loans, Business Groups, Causal Impact, Difference-In-Difference Method, India