Shikha Jha

Asian Development Bank

6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong City 1550

Metro Manila

Philippines

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

20

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16

Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

Remittances and Household Behavior in the Philippines

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper No. 188
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 Jun 2010
Alvin Ang, Shikha Jha and Guntur Sugiyarto
University of Santo Tomas - Thomas Aquinas Research Complex, Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 227 (66,465)

Abstract:

Remittances, migrants, household consumption, investment, poverty, Philippines

2.

How can Food Subsidies Work Better? Answers from India and the Philippines

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 221
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Dec 2010
Shikha Jha and Bharat Ramaswami
Asian Development Bank and Indian Statistical Institute
Downloads 173 (89,935)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Public Spending, Food Subsidy, Targeting, Leakage, Program Waste, India, Philippines

3.

Remittances and Household Welfare: A Case Study of Bangladesh

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper No. 189
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Jun 2010
University of Dhaka, Asian Development Bank, University of Dhaka and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 157 (97,184)
Citation 2

Abstract:

International migration and remittances, Household welfare, Poverty, CGE Model, Microeconometrics, Bangladesh

4.

Macroeconomic Uncertainties, Oil Subsidies, and Fiscal Sustainability in Asia

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 150
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Jun 2010
Asian Development Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Asian Development Bank - Economic Research
Downloads 152 (155,473)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Oil subsidies, price pass through, macroeconomic uncertainty, stimulus packages, fiscal sustainability, public debt, Asia

5.

Indian Wheat and Rice Sector Policies and the Implications of Reform

USDA-ERS Economic Research Report No. 41
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
Downloads 146 (152,066)

Abstract:

India, wheat, rice, production, consumption, trade, policy, reform

6.

Saving in Asia: Issues for Rebalancing Growth

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper No. 162
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 May 2010
Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank and Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
Downloads 125 (163,729)
Citation 4

Abstract:

7.

Remittances in Asia: Implications for the Fight Against Poverty and the Pursuit of Economic Growth

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 182
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Jun 2010
University of Oxford, Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 104 (158,206)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Remittances, Economic Growth, Poverty, Asia

8.

Remittances and Household Welfare: A Case Study of Pakistan

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 194
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 30 Jun 2010
Vaqar Ahmed, Guntur Sugiyarto and Shikha Jha
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 102 (143,302)

Abstract:

International Migration and Remittances, Household Welfare, Poverty, Inequality, CGE Model, Microeconometrics, Pakistan

9.

Effectiveness of Countercyclical Fiscal Policy: Time-Series Evidence from Developing Asia

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 211
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Sep 2010
Asian Development Bank, Queen Mary - University of London, Asian Development Bank - Economic Research and Asian Development Bank - Economic Research
Downloads 60 (243,681)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Fiscal policy shocks, tax cuts, government expenditure, business cycles, economic growth, Asia

10.

Did Fiscal Stimulus Lift Developing Asia Out of the Global Crisis? A Preliminary Empirical Investigation

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 215
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 09 Oct 2010
Korea Development Institute (KDI), Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank - Economic Research and Asian Development Bank - Economic Research
Downloads 48 (271,622)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Asia, fiscal stimulus, fiscal policy, countercyclical stabilization, global crisis

11.

Pilferage from Opaque Food Subsidy Programs: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2015
Aashish Mehta and Shikha Jha
University of California - Santa Barbara and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 48 (307,800)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Pilferage, corruption, transfer program, food subsidy, transparency, opacity, Philippines, targeting

12.

South-South Economic Linkages: An Overview

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper No. 270
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Sep 2011
Shikha Jha and Peter McCawley
Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank Institute
Downloads 46 (307,800)

Abstract:

south-south economic linkages, trade, investment, labor markets, policy coordination, regional cooperation, Economics Working Paper No. 270

13.

The Global Crisis and the Impact on Remittances to Developing Asia

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 185
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Jun 2010
Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank and University of Oxford
Downloads 44 (324,747)

Abstract:

Global Crisis, Remittances, Asia

14.

Regional Trade Opportunities for Asian Agriculture

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 191
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 30 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2010
Asian Development Bank, University of California, Berkeley and Chiang Mai University
Downloads 33 (360,018)

Abstract:

15.

Reexamining Policies for Food Security in Asia

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 301
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 May 2012
University of Adelaide - Centre for International Economic Studies (CIES), Asian Development Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Waikato
Downloads 30 (363,506)

Abstract:

food security, food price volatility, food policy, food prices, pricing trends, agricultural productivity, agricultural prices, long-term food price trends, agricultural productivity, asian economic growth and structural changes, per capita food consumption

16.

Subsidized Food Distribution with Variable Service Quality: A Revealed Preference Approach

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2015
University of California - Santa Barbara, Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank - Economic Research
Downloads 28 (352,986)

Abstract:

food subsidy, quality, Philippines, demand, revealed preference

17.

International Trade and Risk Sharing in the Global Rice Market: The Impact of Foreign and Domestic Supply Shocks

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 372
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Sep 2013
Shikha Jha, Kensuke Kubo and Bharat Ramaswami
Asian Development Bank, JFTC & CPRC (Japan Fair Trade Commission) and Indian Statistical Institute
Downloads 19 (391,174)

Abstract:

food prices, risk sharing, rice market, international trade, supply shocks

18.

Safety Nets and Food Programs in Asia: A Comparative Perspective

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 371
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Sep 2013
Shikha Jha, Ashok Kotwal and Bharat Ramaswami
Asian Development Bank, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and Indian Statistical Institute
Downloads 19 (315,999)

Abstract:

Conditional and unconditional cash transfers, in-kind transfers, social safety nets, Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, and Philippines

19.

Self‐Targeted Food Subsidies and Voice: Evidence from the Philippines

Food Policy, Vol. 41, pp. 204-217, 2013
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 31 Jul 2015
University of California - Santa Barbara, Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank - Economic Research
Downloads 1 (495,527)

Abstract:

food subsidy, targeting, geographic targeting, voice, Philippines, National Food Authority

20.

Do Natural Disasters Change Savings and Employment Choices? Evidence from Bangladesh and Pakistan

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 505
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Jan 2017
London School of Economics - Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 0 (409,855)

Abstract:

Bangladesh, income, natural disasters, Pakistan, savings