Kala Krishna

Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics

Professor

523 Kern Graduate Building

University Park, PA 16802-3306

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Scholarly Papers (84)

Trade, Investment and Growth: Nexus, Analysis and Prognosis

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Dec 1998
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Department of EconomicsRutgers University - Department of Economics and The Conference Board
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Trade, Investment and Growth: Nexus, Analysis and Prognosis

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 May 2000
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Department of EconomicsRutgers University - Department of Economics and The Conference Board
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Trade, Investment, and Growth: Nexus, Analysis, and Prognosis

NBER Working Paper No. w6861
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2022
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Department of EconomicsRutgers University - Department of Economics and The Conference Board
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Trade, Investment and Growth: Nexus, Analysis and Prognosis

Posted: 09 Sep 2002
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Department of EconomicsRutgers University - Department of Economics and The Conference Board

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reverse causation, exports, global business conditions, growth, investment

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Providing Uncertain Quantities Efficiently: Theory and Applications to Electricity Deregulation

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 23 Nov 1999
Kala Krishna and Torben Tranaes
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and Rockwool Foundation Research Unit
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Understanding Rules of Origin

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 07 Feb 2005
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Free Trade Areas, Rules of Origin, Market Access, Regime Switches

Understanding Rules of Origin

NBER Working Paper No. w11150
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2022
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Unbalanced Growth

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Nov 2004
Kala Krishna and Cesar A. Perez
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and Martin County - Growth Management Department
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Unbalanced Growth, Backward and Forward Linkages, Welfare

Unbalanced Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w10899
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2022
Kala Krishna and Cesar A. Perez
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and Martin County - Growth Management Department
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Unbalanced Growth

Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 38, No. 3, pp. 832-851, August 2005
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Aug 2005
Kala Krishna and Cesar A. Perez
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and Martin County - Growth Management Department
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Estimating a Dynamic Discrete Choice Model of Crime

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Jan 1999
Susumu Imai, Kala Krishna and Maria Pisu
Queen's University - Department of Economics, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and Government of the United States of America - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
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Firm Behavior and Market Access in a Free Trade Area with Rules of Origin

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Feb 1999
Jiandong Ju and Kala Krishna
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Firm Behavior and Market Access in a Free Trade Area with Rules of Origin

NBER Working Paper No. w6857
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 30 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2022
Jiandong Ju and Kala Krishna
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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If at First You Don't Succeed...: Profits, Prices and Market Structure in a Model of Quality with Unknowable Consumer Heterogeneity

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 Dec 1998
Kala Krishna and Tor Winston
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and U.S. Department of Justice - Antitrust Division
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If at First You Don't Succeed...: Profits, Prices and Market Structure in a Model of Quality with Unknowable Consumer Heterogeneity

NBER Working Paper No. w7494
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2022
Kala Krishna and Tor Winston
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and U.S. Department of Justice - Antitrust Division
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If at First You Don't Succeed...: Profits, Prices and Market Structure in a Model of Quality with Unknowable Consumer Heterogeneity

Posted: 19 Sep 2002
Kala Krishna and Tor Winston
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and U.S. Department of Justice - Antitrust Division

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Quality Choice, Mixed Strategies, Free Entry, Endogenous Market Structure, Natural Oligopolies, Resampling, Quality Dispersion, Fixed Costs, Product Differentiation

Immiserizing Growth in a Closed Economy

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Nov 2003
Kala Krishna and Cemile Sahin
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Multiple equilibria, immiserizing growth, factor market distortions, indivisibilities in consumption, income distribution

Immiserizing Growth in a Closed Economy

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 May 2004
Kala Krishna and Cemile Sahin
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Immiserizing Growth in a Closed Economy

Posted: 19 Nov 2003
Kala Krishna and Cemile Sahin
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Multiple equilibria, immiserizing growth, factor market distortions, indivisibilities in consumption, income distribution

Lumpy Consumer Durables, Market Power, and Endogenous Business Cycles

Penn State Dept. of Econ. Working Paper No. 3-01-1
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 May 2001
Kala Krishna and Cemile Sahin
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Endogenous businesss cycles, Lumpy consumer durables, Credit constraint

Lumpy Consumer Durables, Market Power, and Endogenous Business Cycles

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 May 2004
Kala Krishna and Cemile Sahin
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Lumpy Consumer Durables, Market Power, and Endogenous Business Cycles

NBER Working Paper No. w8296
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 May 2001 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2022
Kala Krishna and Cemile Sahin
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Lumpy Consumer Durables, Market Power, and Endogenous Business Cycles

Posted: 12 Dec 2003
Kala Krishna and Cemile Sahin
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Employment, Dynamic Deterrence and Crime

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 03 Apr 2001
Susumu Imai and Kala Krishna
Queen's University - Department of Economics and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Employment, Dynamic Deterrence and Crime

NBER Working Paper No. w8281
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 05 May 2001 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2022
Susumu Imai and Kala Krishna
Queen's University - Department of Economics and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Allocating Multiple Units

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Nov 2001
Kala Krishna and Torben Tranaes
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and Rockwool Foundation Research Unit
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Menu Auctions, Multiple-Unit Auctions, First-price vs. Second-price Auctions, Revenue Equivalence

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Implementing Free Trade Areas: Rules of Origin and Hidden Protection

NBER Working Paper No. w4983
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2022
Kala Krishna and Anne O. Krueger
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Some Implications of Wage Equality in a General Equilibrium Model with Indivisibilities

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Aug 2000
Kala Krishna and Cemile Sahin
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Trade Policy With Heterogeneous Traders: Do Quotas Get a Bum Rap?

IMF Working Paper No. 07/92
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 May 2007
Kala Krishna and Ling Hui Tan
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - European Department
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Trade policy, Quotas, Tariffs, Competition, Corruption

Trade Policy with Heterogeneous Traders: Do Quotas Get a Bum Rap?

NBER Working Paper No. w13040
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2022
Kala Krishna and Ling Hui Tan
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - European Department
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Evaluating Trade Reform Using Ex-Post Criteria

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 31 Jan 1998
Jiandong Ju and Kala Krishna
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Evaluating Trade Reform Using Ex-Post Criteria

NBER Working Paper No. w6152
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2022
Jiandong Ju and Kala Krishna
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Quantity Controls, License Transferability, and the Level of Investment

IMF Working Paper No. 01/206
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Feb 2006
Kala Krishna, Ling Hui Tan and Ram Ranjan
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - European Department and University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences
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Quotas, licensing, transferability, tradable quotas, entry, investment

Quantity Controls, License Transferability, and the Level of Investment

NBER Working Paper No. w8796
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Feb 2002 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2022
Kala Krishna, Ram Ranjan and Ling Hui Tan
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - European Department
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Welfare and Market Access Effects of Piecemeal Tariff Reform

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Apr 1998
Jiandong Ju and Kala Krishna
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Market Access and Welfare Effects of Piecemeal Policy Reform

NBER Working Paper No. w6294
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 11 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2022
Jiandong Ju and Kala Krishna
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Do Trade Policy Differences Induce Sorting? Theory and Evidence from Bangladeshi Apparel Exporters

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 21 Nov 2006
Department of Economics, McMaster University, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Rules of origin, firm heterogeneity, export performance and productivity

Do Trade Policy Differences Induce Sorting? Theory and Evidence from Bangladeshi Apparel Exporters

NBER Working Paper No. w12725
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 06 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2022
Department of Economics, McMaster University, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Protection for Sale or Surge Protection?

NBER Working Paper No. w12258
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2022
Susumu Imai, Hajime Katayama and Kala Krishna
Queen's University - Department of Economics, Waseda University - School of Commerce and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Protection for Sale or Surge Protection?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 May 2006
Susumu Imai, Hajime Katayama and Kala Krishna
Queen's University - Department of Economics, Waseda University - School of Commerce and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Menu Auctions, Political Economy, Testing Protection for Sale

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Skill Acquisition, Credit Constraints, and Trade

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Jul 2006
Tatyana Chesnokova and Kala Krishna
Independent and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Credit constraints, endogenous skill formation, apprenticeship

Skill Acquisition, Credit Constraints, and Trade

NBER Working Paper No. w12411
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2022
Tatyana Chesnokova and Kala Krishna
Independent and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Conditional Policies in General Equilibrium

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Apr 2005
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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General Equilibrium, Trade Policy, Factor Price Frontier, Free Trade Areas, Rules of Origin

Conditional Policies in General Equilibrium

NBER Working Paper No. w11283
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Jun 2005 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2022
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Conditional Policies in General Equilibrium

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 19, Issue 4, pp. 797-819, 2015
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Oct 2015
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Transferability of Migration Licenses and the Distribution of Potential Rents

Penn State Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 9-01-1
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Nov 2001
Laura L. Bivins and Kala Krishna
Federal Trade Commission - Bureau of Economics and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Migration, Licenses, Transferability versus Non Transferability

Transferability of Migration Licenses and the Distribution of Potential Rents

NBER Working Paper No. w8619
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Nov 2001 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2022
Laura L. Bivins and Kala Krishna
Federal Trade Commission - Bureau of Economics and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Transferability of Migration Licenses and the Distribution of Potential Rents

Posted: 27 Oct 2003
Kala Krishna and Laura L. Bivins
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and Federal Trade Commission - Bureau of Economics

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Migration, license, transferability

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Better Luck Next Time: Learning Through Retaking

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-483
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Feb 2014
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, Central European University (CEU), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Independent Researcher
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Better Luck Next Time: Learning Through Retaking

NBER Working Paper No. w19663
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2022
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, Central European University (CEU) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Trade Restrictions as Facilitating Practices

NBER Working Paper No. w1546
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2022
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Affirmative Action in Higher Education in India: Targeting, Catch Up, and Mismatch

NBER Working Paper No. w17727
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2022
Verónica Frisancho and Kala Krishna
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Regulations, Regime Switches and Non Monotonicity When Non Compliance is an Option: An Application to Content Protection and Preference

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 25 Jun 2002
Jiandong Ju and Kala Krishna
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Content protection, Content preference, Trade policy

Regulations, Regime Switches and Non Monotonicity When Non Compliance is an Option: An Application to Content Protection and Preference

Posted: 30 Jul 2002
Jiandong Ju and Kala Krishna
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics

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Content protection, Content preference, Trade policy

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Preferences, Selection, and Value Added: A Structural Approach Applied to Turkish Exam High Schools

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4302
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 09 Jul 2013
Pennsylvania State University, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Quota Brokers

IMF Working Paper No. 04/179
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Queen's University - Department of Economics, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi - Delhi Centre and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - European Department
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Quota licenses, middlemen

Firm Heterogeneity and Costly Trade: A New Estimation Strategy and Policy Experiments

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7156
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2018
Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic, Department of Economics, McMaster University, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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International Trade and Trade Rules, Trade and Multilateral Issues, Trade Policy, Rules of Origin, Transport Services, Pulp & Paper Industry, Textiles, Apparel & Leather Industry, Common Carriers Industry, Food & Beverage Industry, General Manufacturing, Business Cycles and Stabilization Policies, Plastics & Rubber Industry, Construction Industry

Firm Heterogeneity and Costly Trade: A New Estimation Strategy and Policy Experiments

NBER Working Paper No. w16557
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 22 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2022
Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic, Department of Economics, McMaster University, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Tariffs vs. Quotas with Endogenous Quality

NBER Working Paper No. w1535
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2022
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Market Access and Welfare Effects of Free Trade Areas Without Rules of Origin

NBER Working Paper No. w5480
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2022
Jiandong Ju and Kala Krishna
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Lifting the Veil: The Face of TFP in an Indian Rail Mill

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3515
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 18 Jul 2011
Indian Statistical Institute, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, Central European University (CEU) and University of Delhi - Department of Economics
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total factor productivity (TFP), plant level data, competitiveness and trade

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Crime and Young Men: The Role of Arrest, Criminal Experience, and Heterogeneity

NBER Working Paper No. w12221
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 May 2006 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2022
Susumu Imai, Hajime Katayama and Kala Krishna
Queen's University - Department of Economics, Waseda University - School of Commerce and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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A New Model of Quality

NBER Working Paper No. w6580
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2022
Kala Krishna and Tor Winston
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and U.S. Department of Justice - Antitrust Division
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Taking PISA Seriously: How Accurate are Low Stakes Exams?

NBER Working Paper No. w24930
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 22 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2022
Pelin Akyol, Kala Krishna and Jinwen Wang
Bilkent University, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and Pennsylvania State University
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Trade with Labor Market Distortions and Heterogeneous Labor: Why Trade Can Hurt

NBER Working Paper No. w9086
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 26 Jul 2002 Last Revised: 01 May 2022
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi - Delhi Centre and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Firm Level Heterogeneous Productivity and Demand Shocks: Evidence from Bangladesh

NBER Working Paper No. w13698
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 31 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2022
Hiau Looi Kee and Kala Krishna
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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When Does Trade Hurt? Market, Transition and Developing Economies

NBER Working Paper No. w8995
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Jun 2002 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2022
Kala Krishna and Cemile Sahin
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Implementing Results-Oriented Trade Policies: The Case of the Us-Japanese Auto Parts Dispute

NBER Working Paper No. w5680
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 07 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2022
Kala Krishna and John Morgan
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Economic Analysis & Policy Group
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Firm Behaviour and Market Access in a Free Trade Area with Rules of Origin

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 26 Jan 2005
Jiandong Ju and Kala Krishna
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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What Do Voluntary Export Restraints Do?

NBER Working Paper No. w2612
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2022
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Is Protection Really for Sale? A Survey and Directions for Future Research

NBER Working Paper No. w13899
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2022
Susumu Imai, Hajime Katayama and Kala Krishna
Queen's University - Department of Economics, Waseda University - School of Commerce and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Content Protection and Oligopolistic Interactions

NBER Working Paper No. w1843
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Apr 2000 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2022
Kala Krishna and Motoshige Itoh
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and University of Tokyo - Faculty of Economics
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Employment Protection Legislation and Plant-Level Productivity in India

NBER Working Paper No. w17693
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2022
OECD Economics Department, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Can Subsidies for Mars Be Procompetitive?

NBER Working Paper No. w7624
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Apr 2000 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2022
Kala Krishna, Suddhasatwa Roy and Marie C. Thursby
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, California State University, Fullerton - Department of Economics and Georgia Institute of Technology - Strategic Management Area
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Implementing Market Access

NBER Working Paper No. w5593
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2022
Kala Krishna, Suddhasatwa Roy and Marie C. Thursby
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, California State University, Fullerton - Department of Economics and Georgia Institute of Technology - Strategic Management Area
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Implementing Market Access

Posted: 10 Sep 1996
Kala Krishna, Suddhasatwa Roy and Marie C. Thursby
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, California State University, Fullerton - Department of Economics and Georgia Institute of Technology - Strategic Management Area

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Efficient Competition with Small Numbers -- with Applications to Privatisation and Mergers

NBER Working Paper No. w6952
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2022
Kala Krishna and Torben Tranaes
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and Rockwool Foundation Research Unit
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Employment, Deterrence, and Crime in a Dynamic Model

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Aug 2004
Susumu Imai and Kala Krishna
Queen's University - Department of Economics and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Protection and the Product Line: Monopoly and Product Quality

NBER Working Paper No. w1537
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2022
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Optimal Policies with Strategic Distortions

NBER Working Paper No. w2527
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2022
Kala Krishna and Marie C. Thursby
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and Georgia Institute of Technology - Strategic Management Area
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The Case of the Vanishing Revenues: Auction Quotas with Monopoly

NBER Working Paper No. w2840
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 06 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2022
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Rent Sharing in the Multi-Fibre Arrangement: Theory and Evidence from Us Apparel Imports from Hong Kong

NBER Working Paper No. w3673
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Dec 2002 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2022
Kala Krishna, Refik Erzan and Ling Hui Tan
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, Bogazici University - The Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - European Department
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Whither Flat Panel Displays?

NBER Working Paper No. w5415
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2022
Kala Krishna and Marie C. Thursby
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and Georgia Institute of Technology - Strategic Management Area
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Procompetitive Market Access

NBER Working Paper No. w6184
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Apr 1998 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2022
Kala Krishna, Suddhasatwa Roy and Marie C. Thursby
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, California State University, Fullerton - Department of Economics and Georgia Institute of Technology - Strategic Management Area
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Limiting Emissions and Trade: Some Basic Ideas

NBER Working Paper No. w16147
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2022
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Back on the Rails: Competition and Productivity in State-Owned Industry

NBER Working Paper No. w15976
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 May 2010 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2022
Indian Statistical Institute, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, Central European University (CEU) and University of Delhi - Department of Economics
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High Tech Trade Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w2182
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 May 2004 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2021
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Trade and Trade Policy with Differentiated Products: A Chamberlinian-Ricardian Model: A Comment

NBER Working Paper No. w12949
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 09 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2022
Svetlana A. Demidova and Kala Krishna
Department of Economics, McMaster University and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Conceptually Based Measures of Structural Adaptability

NBER Working Paper No. w4039
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 May 2000 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2022
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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The Adding Up Problem: A Targeting Approach

NBER Working Paper No. w4999
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2022
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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The Adding Up Problem: A Targeting Approach

The Journal of International Trade and Economic Development
Posted: 30 Apr 1998
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics

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A Quantile-Based Test of Protection for Sale Model

NBER Working Paper No. w13900
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2022
Susumu Imai, Hajime Katayama and Kala Krishna
Queen's University - Department of Economics, Waseda University - School of Commerce and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Export Restraints with Imperfect Competition: A Selective Survey

NBER Working Paper No. w3244
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 15 May 2022
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Firm Heterogeneity and Firm Behavior with Conditional Policies

NBER Working Paper No. w12950
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 09 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 22 May 2022
Svetlana A. Demidova and Kala Krishna
Department of Economics, McMaster University and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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The Case of the Vanishing Revenues: Auction Quotas with Oligopoly

NBER Working Paper No. w2723
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2002
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Transferable Licenses vs. Nontransferable Licenses: What is the Difference?

NBER Working Paper No. w5484
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2022
Kala Krishna and Ling Hui Tan
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - European Department
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Transferable Licenses vs. Nontransferable Licenses: What is the Difference?

Posted: 08 May 1998
Kala Krishna and Ling Hui Tan
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - European Department

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License Price Paths: I. Theory Ii. Evidence from Hong Kong

NBER Working Paper No. w4237
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2022
Kala Krishna and Ling Hui Tan
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - European Department
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67.

The Inside Scoop: Acceptance and Rejection at the Journal of International Economics

NBER Working Paper No. w13957
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2022
Pennsylvania State University - College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic, Department of Economics, McMaster University, Queen's University - Department of Economics and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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68.

Structural Flexibility: A Partial Ordering

NBER Working Paper No. w4615
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Dec 2000 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2022
Kala Krishna and Marie C. Thursby
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and Georgia Institute of Technology - Strategic Management Area
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Making Altruism Pay in Auction Quotas

NBER Working Paper No. w3230
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 01 May 2022
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Trade and Minimum Wages in General Equilibrium: Theory and Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w24456
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2022
Xue Bai, Arpita Chatterjee, Kala Krishna and Hong Ma
Brock University - Department of Economics, UNSW Business School, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
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The Non-Optimality of Optimal Trade Policy: The U.S. Automobile Indust Ry Revisited, 1979-1985

NBER Working Paper No. w3118
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2022
Kala Krishna, Kathleen Hogan and Phillip Swagel
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Maryland - School of Public Policy
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Hit or Miss? Test Taking Behavior in Multiple Choice Exams

NBER Working Paper No. w22401
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2022
Saziye Akyol, James Key and Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University, College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic, The University of Western Australia and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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How You Export Matters: Export Mode, Learning and Productivity in China

NBER Working Paper No. w21164
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 May 2015 Last Revised: 01 May 2022
Xue Bai, Kala Krishna and Hong Ma
Brock University - Department of Economics, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
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74.

Does Class Size Matter? How, and at What Cost?

NBER Working Paper No. w25736
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2022
Iowa State University, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, University of Queensland - School of Economics and Pennsylvania State University
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Retaking in High Stakes Exams: Is Less More?

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-758
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 25 Apr 2017
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, Central European University (CEU) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Retaking in High Stakes Exams: Is Less More?

NBER Working Paper No. w21640
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2022
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, Central European University (CEU) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Retaking in High Stakes Exams: Is Less More?

International Economic Review, Vol. 59, Issue 2, pp. 449-477, 2018
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 May 2020
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Affirmative Action: One Size Does Not Fit All

NBER Working Paper No. w19546
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 18 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2022
Kala Krishna and Alexander Tarasov
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
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Wheat or Strawberries? Intermediated Trade with Limited Contracting

NBER Working Paper No. w20630
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2022
Kala Krishna and Lena Sheveleva
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School
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Preferences, Selection, and Value Added: A Structural Approach

NBER Working Paper No. w20013
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 31 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2022
Saziye Akyol and Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University, College of the Liberal Arts - Department of Economic and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics
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Trade and Selection with Heterogeneous Firms and Perfect Competition

NBER Working Paper No. w30650
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Nov 2022 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2022
Xue Bai, Arpita Chatterjee, Kala Krishna and Hong Ma
Brock University - Department of Economics, UNSW Business School, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
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Pareto Improvements in the Contest for College Admissions

NBER Working Paper No. w30220
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 11 Jul 2022 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2022
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, Central European University, Northwestern University - Department of Economics, Independent and Pennsylvania State University
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81.

Learning to Use Trade Agreements

NBER Working Paper No. w29319
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Oct 2021 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2022
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics, Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania State University and Inter-American Development Bank
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82.

Evaluating Trade Reform with Many Consumers

Posted: 03 Aug 2001
Jiandong Ju and Kala Krishna
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics

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83.

Auctions with Endogenous Valuations: The Snowball Effect Revisited

Posted: 05 Sep 1998
Kala Krishna
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics

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Implementing Results-Oriented Trade Policies: The Case of the U.S.-Japanese Auto Parts Dispute

European Economic Review, Vol. 42, pp. 1443-1467, 1998
Posted: 10 Jun 1998
Kala Krishna and John Morgan
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Economic Analysis & Policy Group

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