Rana Hasan

Asian Development Bank

6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong City 1550

Metro Manila

Philippines

University of Maryland - Department of Economics

College Park, MD 20742

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

30

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Scholarly Papers (30)

1.

Financial Sector Development, Economic Growth, and Poverty Reduction: A Literature Review

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 173
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 31 May 2010
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Peradeniya, Doshisha University, Binghamton University, Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Asian Development Bank - Economic Research, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 2,436 (8,847)
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What Constrains Indian Manufacturing?

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 Feb 2009
Poonam Gupta, Rana Hasan and Utsav Kumar
Delhi School of Economics, Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 396 (113,460)
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De-licensing, external finance dependence, infrastructure intensity, labour intensity, manufacturing, reforms

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The Role of the Middle Class in Economic Development: What Do Cross-Country Data Show?

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 245
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 Apr 2011
Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank and Deakin University - School of Accounting, Economics and Finance
Downloads 379 (119,167)
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middle class, class stratification, cross-country, economic and consumption growth, investment, Economic Working Paper No. 245

Closing Development Gaps: Challenges and Policy Options

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 209
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Aug 2010
Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank, Korea University and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 177 (254,131)
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Development gaps, economic growth, human capital, infrastructure, governance, social protection, health, education, trade, finance

Closing Development Gaps: Challenges and Policy Options

Asian Development Review, Vol. 27, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank, Korea University, Asian Development Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Development gaps, economic growth, human capital, infrastructure, governance, social protection, health, education, trade, finance

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Trade Liberalization and Wage Inequality in the Philippines

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 195
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Jun 2010
Rana Hasan and Karl Robert Jandoc
Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 227 (202,837)
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Big Reforms but Small Payoffs: Explaining the Weak Record of Growth in Indian Manufacturing

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 19 Feb 2009
Poonam Gupta, Rana Hasan and Utsav Kumar
Delhi School of Economics, Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 200 (228,165)
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The Distribution of Firm Size in India: What Can Survey Data Tell Us?

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 213
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Sep 2010
Rana Hasan and Karl Robert Jandoc
Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 167 (267,263)
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Size Distribution of Firms, Labor Regulations, India

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Quality of Jobs in the Philippines: Comparing Self-Emloyment with Wage Employment

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 148
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 May 2010
Rana Hasan and Karl Robert Jandoc
Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 165 (269,981)
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What Works to Control COVID-19? Econometric Analysis of a Cross-Country Panel

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 625
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Feb 2021
Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 144 (301,882)

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COVID-19, cross-country data, economic impact, nonpharmaceutical interventions

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Surveys of Informal Sector Enterprises - Some Measurement Issues

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 183
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Jun 2010
Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 133 (321,111)
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Informal Sector, Informal Sector Enterprises, Measurement of GDP, Survey Questionnaires, Enterprise Profits

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Effects of Trade and Services Liberalization on Wage Inequality in India

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 268
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 Aug 2011
Aashish Mehta and Rana Hasan
University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 111 (366,122)
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Trade Liberalization, Services Liberalization, Inequality India, India, IND, Economics Working Paper No. 268

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Poverty Impact of the Economic Slowdown in Developing Asia: Some Scenarios

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper No. 153
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 17 May 2010
Asian Development Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Missouri-Columbia
Downloads 101 (390,717)
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Skills and Activity Upgrading in Global Value Chains: Trends and Drivers for Asia

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 496
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Oct 2016
University of Groningen, University of International Business and Economics (UIBE), Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 83 (442,075)
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functional upgrading, global multiregional input–output model, global supply chains, structural decomposition analysis, World Input-Output Database

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The Effects of Labor Regulation on Firms and Exports: Theory and Evidence from Indian Apparel

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Nov 2017
Asha Sundaram, Aashish Mehta and Rana Hasan
University of Auckland Business School, University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 74 (472,158)
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firms, labor regulation, exporters, India

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Place-Based Preferential Tax Policy and its Spatial Effects: Evidence from India's Program on Industrially Backward Districts

ADBI Working Paper 524
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Jun 2018
Rana Hasan and Radine Michelle Rafols
Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
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backward districts, place-based policy, preferential tax, sharp regression discontinuity, spatial spillovers

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Public Goods Access and Juvenile Sex Ratios in Rural India: Evidence from the 1991 and 2001 Village Census Data

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 167
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 May 2010
University of California, Riverside (UCR) - Department of Economics, Asian Development Bank and University of Delhi - Department of Economics
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Trade Reforms, Labor Regulations and Labor-Demand Elasticities: Empirical Evidence from India

NBER Working Paper No. w9879
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2022
Asian Development Bank, Syracuse University - Department of Economics and Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR) - Development Research
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Urban Agglomeration Effects in India: Evidence from Town-Level Data

Asian Development Review 34:2
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 48 (581,774)
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agglomeration, formal sector, Indian city

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Urban Agglomeration and Firm Innovation: Evidence from Asia

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 616
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Jul 2020
Liming Chen, Rana Hasan and Yi Jiang
Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
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agglomeration economies, innovation, knowledge spillovers

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Labor Market Regulations in the Context of Structural Transformation

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 543
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 03 Jun 2018
University of California, Irvine - Department of Economics, Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
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dismissal regulations, informal employment, minimum wage, severance payments, structural transformation

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Industry Matters for Poverty: A Critique of Agricultural Fundamentalism

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 04 Jul 2004
Rana Hasan and M.G. Quibria
Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 30 (687,548)
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Does Investing in Technology Affect Exports? Evidence from Indian Firms

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Jun 2003
Rana Hasan and Mayank Raturi
Asian Development Bank and Swiss Re
Downloads 29 (694,762)
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Wages Over the Course of Structural Transformation: Evidence from India

Asian Development Review 36:2, 2019
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Sep 2019
Rana Hasan and Rhea Molato
Asian Development Bank and University of the Philippines, Diliman - School of Economics
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structural change, wage level and structure, wages

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Geographic Concentration in Indian Manufacturing and Service Industries: Evidence from 1998 to 2013

Asian Economic Policy Review, Vol. 14, Issue 1, pp. 148-168, 2019
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Jan 2019
University of Kent - Department of EconomicsBoston University - Department of Economics, Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank and University of Kent - Canterbury Campus
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India, industrial agglomeration, labor mobility, land management, regional inequality

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Informal Sector Enterprises: Some Measurement Issues

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 57, pp. S143-S165, 2011
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 May 2011
Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 7 (887,501)
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informal sector, unorganized sector, gross value added, enterprise profits, national sample survey organization

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The Role of Middle Class in Economic Development: What Do Cross‐Country Data Show?

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 21, Issue 2, pp. 404-424, 2017
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Apr 2017
Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank, Monash University - Monash University Malaysia and Deakin University - School of Accounting, Economics and Finance
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Labor Regulations, Employment and Wages: Evidence from India's Apparel Sector

Asian Economic Policy Review, Vol. 12, Issue 1, pp. 70-90, 2017
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Jan 2017
Rana Hasan, Aashish Mehta and Asha Sundaram
Asian Development Bank, University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) and University of Auckland Business School
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Apparel industry, firm size distribution, formal and informal sectors, inclusive growth, India, labor regulation

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The Effects of Labor Regulation on Firms and Exports: Evidence from Indian Apparel Manufacturing

Journal of Comparative Economics, 49(1), 183-200. doi:10.1016/j.jce.2020.04.007, The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Series
Posted: 11 Jan 2022
Rana Hasan, Aashish Mehta and Asha Sundaram
Asian Development Bank, University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) and University of Auckland Business School

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labor regulation, exports, India, apparel, manufacturing, firms

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Under-Representation of Disadvantaged Classes in Colleges: What Do the Data Tell Us?

Economic and Political Weekly (of India), September 2, 2006
Posted: 03 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2015
Rana Hasan and Aashish Mehta
Asian Development Bank and University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)

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Correcting for Biases When Estimating Production Functions: An Illusion of the Laws of Algebra?

Cambridge Journal of Economics, Vol. 32, Issue 3, pp. 441-459, 2008
Posted: 20 Jun 2008
De La Salle University, Asian Development Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Accounting identity, Endogeneity, Omitted-variable bias, Production function