Selected publications from the International Development and Trade Research Group.
Publications from 2014 onwards
ABDC A* Ranked Journals
Celik, L., McLaren, J. and B. Karabay (2015), When is it Optimal to Delegate: The Theory of Fast-Track Authority, American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, Vol.7, No3, pp.347-389.
Leibbrandt, A., Maitra, P. and A. Neelim (2015), On the redistribution of wealth in a developing country: Experimental evidence on stake and framing effects, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Vol.118, pp.360-371.
ABDC A Ranked Journals
Feeny, S and T.R L. Fry (2014), How Sustainable is the Macroeconomic Impact of Foreign Aid?,Journal of Policy Modeling, Vol.36, pp.1066-1081.
Feeny, S., McDonald, L. and A. Posso (2014), Are Poor People Less Happy?: Evidence from Melanesia, World Development, Vol.64, pp.449-459.
Feeny, S., Iamsiraroj, S. and M. McGillivray (2014), Remittances and Economic Growth: Bigger Impacts in Smaller Countries?, Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 50, pp.1055–1066.
Feeny, S., Iamsiraroj, S. and M. McGillivray (2014), Growth and Foreign Direct Investment in the Pacific Island Countries, Economic Modelling, Vol.37, pp.332-339.
Mishra, A. (2014), Multidimensional measures of female disempowerment, Social Indicators Research, pp.1393-1410
Mishra, A. and R. Ray (2014), Spatial variation in prices and expenditure inequalities in Australia,Economic Record, Vol. 90, pp.137-159.
Posso, A. and M. Elkins (2014), Ignorance is bliss! Internet usage and perceptions of corruption in a panel of developing countries, International Journal of Communication, Vol.8.
Yamashita, N, Matsuura, T. and K, Nakajima (2014), Agglomeration effects of inter-firm backward and forward linkages: evidence from Japanese manufacturing investment in China, Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Vol.34, pp.24-41.
Burns, K and I. Moosa (2015), 'Enhancing the forecasting power of exchange rate models by introducing nonlinearity: Does it work?', Economic Modelling, vol. 50, pp. 27-39.
Celik, L. and B. Karabay (2015), Veto Players and Equilibrium Uniqueness in the Baron-Ferejohn Model, Theory and Decision, (forthcoming)
Feeny, S. Regan-Besley, J. and A. Posso (2015), Handle With Care: Fragile States and the Determinants of Fragility, Applied Economics Vol.47, No.11, pp.1073-85.
Feeny, S. and L. McDonald (2015), Vulnerability to Multidimensional Poverty: Findings from Households in Melanesia, Journal of Development Studies, Vol.52, No.3, pp.447-464.
Moosa, I, Li, L and Jiang, R 2016, 'Determinants of the status of an international financial centre', The World Economy, pp. 1-23.
Pooso, A. (2015), Remittances and Financial Institutions: Is there a causal linkage?’ The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, Vol.15, No.2, pp. 769-789.
ABDC B Ranked Journals
Clarke, M., Donnelly, J. and S. Feeny (2014), Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Interventions in the Pacific: Defining, Assessing and Improving ‘Sustainability’, European Journal of Development Research, Vol.26, pp.692-706.
Elkins, M. (2014), Embedding the vulnerable in the millennium development goals: Social protection in poverty reduction strategy papers, Journal of International Development, Vol.26, pp.853-874.
Elkins, M. and S. Feeny (2014), Policies in Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers: Dominance or Diversity, Canadian Journal of Development Studies, Vol.35, pp.228-248.
Mishra, A. (2014), Relative Income and Female Autonomy: Evidence from India, Asian Population Studies, Vol.10, No.1, pp. 96–119
Posso, A. (2014), Economic growth and labour standards revisited: Evidence from a dynamic panel data model, The Empirical Economics Letters, Vol.13, pp.1197-1202.
Posso, A. and A. Soans (2014), The rise of the machines: capital imports and real manufacturing wages in 57 nations, The Journal of International Trade and Economic Development, Vol.23, pp.862-77.
Baulch, B. (2015), The Poverty Focus of Swedish Bilateral Aid: A Comparative Analysis, European Journal of Development Research, doi: 10.1057/ejdr.2015.45
Posso, A. and S. Feeny (2015), Income, Democracy and European Colonisation, Applied Economics Letters, Vol.22, No.15, pp.1257-61.
Ahmed, S., Feeny, S and A. Posso (2016) ‘What firm characteristics determine women's employment in manufacturing? Evidence from Bangladesh’ Equality, Diversity and Inclusion: An International Journal Vol.35, No.2, pp. 99-22.
Churchill, S.A., Okai, D. and A. Posso (2016), ‘Internet Use and Ethnic Heterogeneity in a Cross?Section of Countries’ Economic Papers Vol.35, No.1, pp.59-72.
Posso, Alberto and Simon Feeny (2016), ‘Beyond Enrolments: The Determinants of Primary School Attendance in Melanesia’ Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, (Forthcoming)
Moosa, I..A., and V. Ramiah (2014), The Costs and Benefits of Environmental Regulation, Edward Elgar, UK.
Feeny, S. (ed.) (2014) Household Vulnerability and Resilience: Evidence from Melanesia, Ashgate Publishing, UK.
Clarke, M, Feeny, S and L. McDonald (2014), Vulnerability to What? Multidimensional Poverty in the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu, in Feeny, S. (ed.) Household Vulnerability and Resilience: Evidence from Melanesia, Ashgate Publishing, UK.
Feeny, S. and J. Donahue (2014), Scaling-Up Aid: Modes and Modalities in the Pacific, in Ware, A. (ed.), Development in Difficult Sociopolitical Contexts, Palgrave Macmillan, UK.
Feeny, S. and M. Miller-Dawkins (2014), Household Vulnerability and Resilience: An Overview, in Feeny, S. (ed.) Household Vulnerability and Resilience: Evidence from Melanesia, Ashgate Publishing, UK.
Feeny, S. (2014), The Scope for Formal Social Protection Schemes Melanesia, in Feeny, S. (ed.) Household Vulnerability and Resilience: Evidence from Melanesia, Ashgate Publishing, UK.
Posso, A. and M. Clarke (2014), Mobility and economic resilience in Melanesia, in Feeny, S. (ed.) Household Vulnerability and Resilience: Evidence from Melanesia, Ashgate Publishing, UK.
McGillivray, M. and S. Feeny (2015), Aid, Growth, Policies and Fragility, in M.Arvin (ed.) Handbook on the Economics of Foreign Aid, Edward Elgar, UK.
Yamashita, N. (2015) “Production Network Trade of ASEAN: Implications of the China’s Rise”, in C. Findlay (ed.) ASEAN and Regional Free Trade Agreements, London, Routledge, pp.20-42.
Elkins, M. and Lenton, L. (2016), Business, Commerce and the Global Financial System, in Robertson, M.(ed.) Global Understanding: Communicating - Interacting - Networking, Springer
Feeny, S. and M. McGillivray (2016), Aid and Global Poverty, in Brady, D. and L. Burton (eds.) Oxford Handbook on Poverty and Society, Oxford University Press, New York.
Posso, A. and A. Posso-Serrano (2015), Los derechos humanos y los medios de comunicación públicos en América Latina, Revista Contribuciones a las Ciencias Sociales Vol.29, pp.1-22.
Posso, A. (2016), ‘¿Hay discriminación en contra de las mujeres en el mercado laboral ecuatoriano?’ Cuadernos de Economía, (Forthcoming).
Yamashita, N. (2016), ‘Trade integration in South Asia in the context of global production networks: Prospects and challenges’, paper commissioned by the South Asian Department of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). A background chapter for a forthcoming ADB publication.
Yamashita, N. (2016), ‘Chinese Import Competition and Skill Demand in Japanese Manufacturing’, paper commissioned by Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) in Tokyo. Forthcoming chapter in a book published by ADBI.