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Professor, Department of Economics,
University of California, Irvine
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Growth and Inequality in Closed and Open Economies: The Role ...
The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy (2008)
The product cycle literature suggests that new goods have a higher skill intensity in the early phase of production, which ...
Corruption, Environmental Resources, and International Trade
The B.E. Journals in Economic Analysis & Policy (2006)
Priya Ranjan and Baishali Bakshi
It is shown how corruption in the management of environmental resources can give rise to a comparative advantage in environment-intensive ...
Essays in trade and development
Columbia University - Electronic Dissertations (1997)
My dissertation consists of two analytically separate but thematically related sections. The main theme of the dissertation is the way ...
Globalization and Risk Averse Workers: The Roles of Labor Market ...
working paper (2016)
This paper studies the implications of globalization for aggregate output and welfare when risk averse workers face the risk of ...
Globalization, Inequality, and Redistribution: Theory and Evidence
Giray Gozgor and Priya Ranjan
This paper constructs a simple theoretical model to study the implications of globalization for inequality and redistribution. It shows that ...
Offshoring and Labor Market Outcomes in the Presence of Collective ...
This paper studies the implications of offshoring for unemployment and wages in a search unemployment framework when the wage is ...
Spillovers Across Labor Markets in Search Models: Effects of "Animal ...
Devashish Mitra and Priya Ranjan
We study the effects of additional distortions or shocks, such as a fair-wage constraint and/or the possibility of offshoring unskilled ...
Trade Liberalization and Unemployment: Evidence from Indian States
Rana Hasan, Devashish Mitra and Priya Ranjan
A widely held view among the public is that trade liberalization increases unemployment. In this paper we use state-level data ...
When does legal origin matter?
Mohammad Amin and Priya Ranjan
A vast literature documents better economic institutions in common law compared with civil law countries. The present paper argues that ...