Muthukumara Mani

World Bank

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Washington, DC 20433

United States

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Dealing with Increased Risk of Natural Disasters: Challenges and Options

IMF Working Paper No. 03/197
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Feb 2006
Michael Keen, Muthukumara Mani and Paul K. Freeman
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, World Bank and Dimensional Fund Advisors Inc.
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Natural Disasters, Developing Countries, Climate Change, Urbanization

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Trade Liberalization and the Environment in Vietnam

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3879
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Oct 2006
Shreyasi Jha and Muthukumara Mani
Human Development Report Office, UNDP and World Bank
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Economic Theory & Research, Environmental Economics & Policies, Water and Industry, Free Trade, Green Issues

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Roads, Population Pressures, and Deforestation in Thailand, 1976-89

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Maureen Cropper, Charles W. Griffiths and Muthukumara Mani
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (1809T) and World Bank
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Inspections and Emissions in India: Puzzling Survey Evidence About Industrial Pollution

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Sheoli Pargal, Muthukumara Mani and Mainul Huq
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and World Bank
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Does Environmental Regulation Matter? Determinants of the Location of New Manufacturing Plants in India in 1994

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Muthukumara Mani, Sheoli Pargal and Mainul Huq
World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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An Analysis of Physical and Monetary Losses of Environmental Health and Natural Resources in India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6219
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Muthukumara Mani, Anil Markandya, Aarsi Sagar and Elena Strukova
World Bank, Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3), affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Environmental Economics & Policies, Population Policies, Brown Issues and Health, Climate Change Mitigation and Green House Gases

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Paris Climate Agreement and the Global Economy: Winners and Losers

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8392
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Apr 2018
World Bank, Purdue University, University of Washington Seattle and India Habitat Centre - Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)
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International Trade and Trade Rules, Energy and Mining, Energy and Environment, Energy Demand, Global Environment, Energy Policies & Economics, Science of Climate Change, Climate Change and Environment, Climate Change and Health

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India's Economic Growth and Environmental Sustainability: What are the Tradeoffs?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6208
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Muthukumara Mani, Anil Markandya, Aarsi Sagar and Sebnem Sahin
World Bank, Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3), affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank
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Environmental Economics & Policies, Climate Change Mitigation and Green House Gases, Climate Change Economics, Energy Production and Transportation, Environment and Energy Efficiency

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The Rule of Law and the Pattern of Environmental Protection

IMF Working Paper No. 02/49
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Jan 2006
Per G. Fredriksson and Muthukumara Mani
University of Louisville - College of Business - Department of Economics and World Bank
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Property Rights, Corruption, Rule of Law, Environmental Policy

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The Persistence of Corruption and Regulatory Compliance Failures Theory and Evidence

IMF Working Paper No. 03/172
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Feb 2006
Richard Damania, Per G. Fredriksson and Muthukumara Mani
World Bank, University of Louisville - College of Business - Department of Economics and World Bank
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corruption rule of law lobbying political instability bureaucracy

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Environmental Federalism: A Panacea or Pandora's Box for Developing Countries?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3847
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Per G. Fredriksson, Muthukumara Mani and Jim Wollscheid
University of Louisville - College of Business - Department of Economics, World Bank and Texas A&M University - Kingsville
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Environmental Economics & Policies, Economic Theory & Research, Banks & Banking Reform, Environmental Governance, Green Issues

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Regional Integration in South Asia: Implications for Green Growth, Female Labor Force Participation, and the Gender Wage Gap

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 9119
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2020
World Bank, University of Washington Seattle and India Habitat Centre - Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)
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The Effects of Domestic Climate Change Measures on International Competitiveness

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5309
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Hiau Looi Kee, Hong Ma and Muthukumara Mani
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and World Bank
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Climate Change Mitigation and Green House Gases, Climate Change Economics, Energy and Environment, Environment and Energy Efficiency, Transport Economics Policy & Planning

The Effects of Domestic Climate Change Measures on International Competitiveness

World Economy, Vol. 33, No. 6, pp. 820-829, June 2010
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Hiau Looi Kee, Hong Ma and Muthukumara Mani
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and World Bank
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Economic and Environmental Benefits of Eliminating Log Export Bans the Case of Costa Rica

IMF Working Paper No. 01/153
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 31 Jan 2006
Nalin Kishor, Muthukumara Mani and Luis Constantino
World Bank Institute - Environment and Natural Resources Program (WBIEN), World Bank and World Bank
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trade and environment forestry, log export ban (LEB), sustainable management , Latin America, Costa Rica

Economic and Environmental Benefits of Eliminating Log Export Bans - the Case of Costa Rica

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 May 2004
Nalin Kishor, Muthukumara Mani and Luis Constantino
World Bank Institute - Environment and Natural Resources Program (WBIEN), World Bank and World Bank
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Dr-Cafta and the Environment

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5826
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Barbara Cunha and Muthukumara Mani
affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank
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Environmental Economics & Policies, Water and Industry, Emerging Markets, Economic Theory & Research, Brown Issues and Health

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Assessing the Investment Climate for Climate Investments: A Comparative Framework for Clean Energy Investments in South Asia in a Global Context

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6211
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Muthukumara Mani
World Bank
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Energy Production and Transportation, Environmental Economics & Policies, Climate Change Mitigation and Green House Gases, Climate Change Economics, Debt Markets

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Is Exposure to Air Pollution a Risk Factor for COVID-19 Fatality Rate? Evidence from India As of May 15, 2020

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 22 Jun 2020
Takahiro Yamada, Hiroyuki Yamada and Muthukumara Mani
World Bank, Keio University and World Bank
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COVID-19 Fatality Rate; Ambient Air Pollution (AAP); Household Air Pollution (HAP); PM2.5; Inference with Arbitrary Clustering in Space; India

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Trade Integration and Political Turbulence Environmental Policy Consequences

IMF Working Paper No. 01/150
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 31 Jan 2006
Per G. Fredriksson and Muthukumara Mani
University of Louisville - College of Business - Department of Economics and World Bank
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Trade liberalization, political instability, lobbying, uncertainty, environmental regulations

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The Causal Effects of Long-term PM2.5 Exposure on COVID-19 in India

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2021
Takahiro Yamada, Hiroyuki Yamada and Muthukumara Mani
Pennsylvania State University, Keio University and World Bank
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COVID-19; Ambient Air Pollution; PM2.5; Instrumental Variables Approach; Thermal Inversion; India