Mehtabul Azam

Oklahoma State University - Stillwater

Assistant Professor

Stillwater, OK 74078-0555

United States

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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The Impact of Indian Job Guarantee Scheme on Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2012
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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Difference-in-Difference, Intent-to-Treat, NREGA, Rural India

The Impact of Indian Job Guarantee Scheme on Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6548
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 May 2012
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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difference-in-difference, intent-to-treat, NREGA, rural India

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Income Inequality in Rural India: Decomposing the Gini by Income Sources

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Jul 2009
Abusaleh Shariff and Mehtabul Azam
CGIAR - Development Strategy and Governance Division and Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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Gini decomposition, income inequality, income sources, India

Like Father, Like Son? Intergenerational Education Mobility in India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6549
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 19 May 2012
Mehtabul Azam and Vipul Bhatt
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater and James Madison University - College of Business
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intergenerational mobility, educational persistence, India

Like Father, Like Son? Intergenerational Education Mobility in India

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 08 May 2012 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2014
Mehtabul Azam and Vipul Bhatt
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater and James Madison University - College of Business
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Income Inequality in India 2004-2012: Role of Alternative Income Sources

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Jan 2016
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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Gini decomposition, income inequality, income sources, India

Spatial Income Inequality in India, 1993-2011: A District Level Decomposition

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Apr 2016
Mehtabul Azam and Vipul Bhatt
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater and James Madison University - College of Business
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Income Inequality, Regional Inequality, India

Spatial Income Inequality in India, 1993-2011: A District Level Decomposition

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9892
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
Mehtabul Azam and Vipul Bhatt
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater and James Madison University - College of Business
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income inequality, regional inequality, India

Assessing the Impact of District Primary Education Program in India

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Nov 2015
Mehtabul Azam and Chan Hang Saing
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater and Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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District Primary Education Program, India, Difference-in-Differences

Assessing the Impact of District Primary Education Program in India

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 21, Issue 4, pp. 1113-1131, 2017
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 Nov 2017
Mehtabul Azam and Chan Hang Saing
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater and Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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Intergenerational Occupational Mobility in India

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 30 Jun 2013
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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Intergenerational Mobility, Occupation, India, Caste

Intergenerational Occupational Mobility in India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7608
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Sep 2013
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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intergenerational mobility, occupation, India, caste

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Progress in Participation in Tertiary Education in India from 1983 to 2004

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4793
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Mehtabul Azam and Andreas Blom
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater and World Bank
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Access & Equity in Basic Education, Tertiary Education, Gender and Education, Teaching and Learning, Primary Education

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Private Tutoring: Evidence from India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8770
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Jan 2015
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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private tutoring, coaching, costs, India, Hurdle model

Private Tutoring: Evidence from India

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2015
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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Private tutoring, coaching, costs, India, Hurdle model

Private Tutoring: Evidence from India

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 20, Issue 4, pp. 739-761, 2016
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Oct 2016
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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Changes in Wage Structure in Urban India 1983-2004: A Quantile Regression Decomposition

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3963
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 02 Feb 2009
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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earning functions, India, quantile regression decomposition, wage

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Assessing Teacher Quality in India

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Oct 2014
Mehtabul Azam and Geeta Gandhi Kingdon
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater and University of London - Institute of Education
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teacher value-added, teacher quality, student achievement, India

Assessing Teacher Quality in India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8622
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Nov 2014
Mehtabul Azam and Geeta Gandhi Kingdon
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater and University of London - Institute of Education
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teacher value-added, teacher quality, student achievement, India

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A Distributional Analysis of Social Group Inequality in Rural India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3973
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Feb 2009
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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India, social groups, inequality, quantile regression decomposition

Does Social Health Insurance Reduce Financial Burden? Panel Data Evidence from India

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 May 2016 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2016
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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Does Social Health Insurance Reduce Financial Burden? Panel Data Evidence from India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10018
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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SHI, RSBY, IHDS, out-of-pocket expenditure, health services utilization

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Is There Really a Trade-off? Family Size and Investment in Child Quality in India

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2017
Mehtabul Azam and Chan Hang Saing
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater and Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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Quantity-Quality trade-off, Investment, Educational Outcomes. India

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Are Girls the Fairer Sex in India? Revisiting Intra-Household Allocation of Education Expenditure

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5706
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 May 2011
Mehtabul Azam and Geeta Gandhi Kingdon
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater and University of London - Institute of Education
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hurdle model, educational expenditure, gender bias, school choice, India

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Household Income Mobility in India, 1993-2011

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 28 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2019
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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Intragenerational, Income Mobility, Social Groups, Scheduled Castes/Tribes, India

Household Income Mobility in India: 1993-2011

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10308
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 31 Oct 2016
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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intragenerational, income mobility, social groups, scheduled castes/tribes, India

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A Methodology Note on the Employment and Welfare Impacts of the 2007-08 Financial Crisis

Development Analytics Research Paper Series No. 1303
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2013
World Bank - Human Development, Development Analytics, Oklahoma State University - Stillwater and World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region
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Global financial crisis, Micro-simulation methods, Poverty, Turkey, Latvia

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The Returns to English-Language Skills in India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4802
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Mehtabul Azam, Aimee Chin and Nishith Prakash
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater, University of Houston - Department of Economics and University of Connecticut
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English language, human capital, India

Intergenerational Educational Persistence among Daughters: Evidence from India

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2015
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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Intergenerational educational persistence, daughters, women, India

Intergenerational Educational Persistence Among Daughters: Evidence from India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9518
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Nov 2015
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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intergenerational educational persistence, daughters, women, India

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India's Increasing Skill Premium: Role of Demand and Supply

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3968
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Feb 2009
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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India, wage premium, tertiary (college), secondary (high school)

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Simulating the Impact of the 2009 Financial Crisis on Welfare in Latvia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5960
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Human Development, Universidad Nacional de La Plata - Centro de Estudios Distributivos, Laborales y Sociales (CEDLAS) and Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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Achieving Shared Growth, Labor Markets, Regional Economic Development, Labor Policies, Rural Poverty Reduction

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A Distributional Analysis of the Public-Private Wage Differential in India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5132
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Aug 2010
Mehtabul Azam and Nishith Prakash
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater and University of Connecticut
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quantile regression, public-private wage differential, India

Household Cooking Fuel Choice in India, 2004-2012: A Panel Multinomial Analysis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12682
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Oct 2019
Ying-Min Kuo and Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater, Department of Economics & Legal Studies in Business, Students and Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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fuel choice, fuel stacking, random eects multinomial logit, India

Household Cooking Fuel Choice in India, 2004-2012: A Panel Multinomial Analysis

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2019
Ying-Min Kuo and Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater, Department of Economics & Legal Studies in Business, Students and Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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fuel choice, fuel stacking, random effects multinational logit, India

Did Latvia's Public Works Program Mitigate the Impact of the 2008-2010 Crisis?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6144
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Mehtabul Azam, Celine Ferre and Mohamed Ihsan Ajwad
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater, World Bank and World Bank - Human Development
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Safety Nets and Transfers, Labor Markets, Labor Policies, Poverty Monitoring & Analysis, Services & Transfers to Poor

Did Latvia's Public Works Program Mitigate the Impact of the 2008-2010 Crisis?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6772
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Oct 2012
Mehtabul Azam, Celine Ferre and Mohamed Ihsan Ajwad
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater, World Bank and World Bank - Human Development
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crisis, Latvia, public works, safety net

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Simulating Poverty in Europe: The Potential Contributions of Employment and Education to Reducing Poverty and Social Exclusion by 2020

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6660
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Human Development, CGIAR - Food Consumption and Nutrition Division, Oklahoma State University - Stillwater, World Bank, Independent and University of Warsaw - Faculty of Economic Sciences
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Health Systems Development & Reform, Labor Policies, Achieving Shared Growth, Poverty Monitoring & Analysis

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Impact of Private Secondary Schooling on Cognitive Skills: Evidence from India

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 May 2011 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2014
Mehtabul Azam, Geeta Gandhi Kingdon and Kin Bing Wu
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater, University of London - Institute of Education and Independent
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Public and private school, achievement, secondary school, India

Explaining Caste Differences in Private School Attendance

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Nov 2015
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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School choice, Private school, Caste Inequality, India

Explaining Caste Differences in Private School Attendance

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 21, Issue 4, pp. 1191-1204, 2017
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 13 Nov 2017
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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Are Urban-Rural Welfare Differences Growing in India?

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2017
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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Urban-Rural Welfare Gap, Unconditional Quantile Regression, India

Are Urban-Rural Welfare Differences Growing in India?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11174
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Dec 2017
Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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urban-rural welfare gap, unconditional quantile regression, India

Accounting for Differences in Female Labor Force Participation between China and India

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 14 Sep 2019
Mehtabul Azam and Luyi Han
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater and Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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Female Labor Force, China, India, Oaxaca-Blinder Decomposition

Accounting for Differences in Female Labor Force Participation between China and India

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12681
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Oct 2019
Mehtabul Azam and Luyi Han
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater and Oklahoma State University - Stillwater, Department of Economics & Legal Studies in Business, Students
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female labor force, China, India, oaxaca-blinder decomposition

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Impacts of Cross-Country Infrastructure on Bilateral Trade: Evidence from New Silk Road Railways

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Jun 2020
Ying-Min Kuo and Mehtabul Azam
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater, Department of Economics & Legal Studies in Business, Students and Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
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New Silk Road railways, transport corridors, trade volume, generalized synthetic control method

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A Distributional Analysis of Public–Private Wage Differential in India

LABOUR, Vol. 29, Issue 4, pp. 394-414, 2015
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Nov 2015
Mehtabul Azam and Nishith Prakash
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater and University of Connecticut
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