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Selected journal publications from 2014-2019.

  • Zhang, S. and Posso, A. (2019), Thinking inside the box: A closer look at financial inclusion and household income, Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 55(7), pp.1616-1631.
  • Posso, A. (2019), The health consequences of hazardous and nonhazardous child labor, Review of Development Economics, Vol. 23(2), pp.619-639.
  • Feeny, S., Posso, A.,McDonald, L., Chuyen, T., and Tung, S. (2018), Beyond monetary benefits of restoring sight in Vietnam: Evaluating well-being gains from cataract surgery PLoS ONE, Vol. 13(2): e0192774.
  • Posso, A. and Athukorala, P. (2018), Microfinance and child mortality, Applied Economics, Vol. 50(21), pp. 2313-2324.
  • Elkins, M.,Feeny, S. and Prentice, D. (2017), Are poverty reduction strategy papers associated with reductions in poverty and improvements in wellbeing? Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 54(2), pp.1-17.
  • Feeny, S.,Vuong, V. (2017), Explaining aid project and program success: Findings from Asian Development Bank Interventions, World Development, Vol.90, pp.329-343.
  • Awaworyi Churchill, S. (2017). Fractionalization, entrepreneurship, and the institutional environment for entrepreneurship. Small Business Economics, vol. 48, no. 3, pp. 577-597.
  • Awaworyi Churchill, S. (2017). Microfinance and Ethnic Diversity. Economic Record, vol. 93, no. 300, pp. 112-141.
  • Awaworyi Churchill, S., & Mishra, V. (2017). Trust, Social Networks and Subjective Wellbeing in China. Social Indicators Research, vol. 132, no. 1, pp. 313-339.
  • Awaworyi Churchill, S., & Smyth, R. (2017). Ethnic Diversity and Poverty. World Development, vol. 95, pp. 285-302.
  • Awaworyi Churchill, S., Ugur, M., & Yew, S. L. (2017). Does Government Size Affect Per-Capita Income Growth? A Hierarchical Meta-Regression Analysis. Economic Record, vol. 93, no. 300, pp. 142-171.
  • Awaworyi Churchill, S., & Yew, S. L. (2017). Are government transfers harmful to economic growth? A meta-analysis. Economic modelling, vol. 64, pp. 270-287.
  • Awaworyi Churchill, S., Ugur, M., & Yew Siew, L. (2017). Government education expenditures and economic growth: a meta-analysis. The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, vol. 17, no. 2.
  • Awaworyi Churchill, S., & Yew, S. L. (2017). The effect of military expenditure on growth: an empirical synthesis. Empirical Economics, pp. 1-31.
  • Bhattacharya, M., Awaworyi Churchill, S., & Paramati, S. R. (2017). The dynamic impact of renewable energy and institutions on economic output and CO2 emissions across regions. Renewable Energy, vol. 111, pp. 157-167.
  • Burns, K. and Moosa, I. (2017) Demystifying the Meese–Rogoff Puzzle: Structural Breaks or Measures of Forecasting Accuracy? Applied Economics, vol 49, pp 4897-4910.
  • Moosa, I. (2017). Blaming suicide on NASA and divorce on margarine: the hazard of using cointegration to derive inference on spurious correlation, Applied Economics, Vol.49, pp.1483-1490.
  • Posso, A. (2017), Child Labour’s effect on long-run earnings: An analysis of cohorts, Economic Modelling, Vol.64, pp.465-472.
  • Skali, A. (2017), Moralizing gods and armed conflict, Journal of Economic Psychology, Vol. 63, pp. 184-198.
  • Ugur, M., Awaworyi Churchill, S., & Solomon, E. (2017). Technological Innovation and Employment In Derived Labour Demand Models: A Hierarchical Meta-Regression Analysis. Journal of Economic Surveys, pp 1-33.
  • Posso, A. and Feeny, S. (2016). Beyond enrolments: the determinants of primary-school attendance in Melanesia In: Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, 21, 531 – 548
  • Ahmed, S.,Feeny, S.,Posso, A. (2016). What firm characteristics determine women’s employment in manufacturing? Evidence from Bangladesh, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, 35, 99 – 122.
  • Awaworyi Churchill, S., & Marr, A. (2016). Sustainability and outreach: a comparative study of MFIs in South Asia and Latin America and the Caribbean. Bulletin of Economic Research, pp. 1-23.
  • Awaworyi Churchill, S., Okai, D., & Posso, A. (2016). Internet Use and Ethnic Heterogeneity in a Cross-Section of Countries. Economic Papers: A journal of Applied Economics and Policy, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 59-72.
  • Moosa, I.A. and Vaz, J., (2016) Cointegration as an Explanation for the Meese-Rogoff Puzzle, Applied Economics, 48, pp 4201-4209.
  • Moosa, I.A. and Vaz, J. (2016) Cointegration, Error Correction and Exchange Rate Forecasting, Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, vol 44, pp 21-34.
  • Moosa, I. and Li, L. (2016). The mystery of the Chinese exchange rate regime: basket or no basket? Applied Economics, Vol.49, pp.349-360.
  • Moosa, I, Li, L and Jiang, R (2016). ‘Determinants of the status of an international financial centre’, The World Economy, vol 39, pp. 2074-2096.
  • Awaworyi Churchill, S., Ocloo, J. E., & Siawor-Robertson, D. (2016). Ethnic Diversity and Health Outcomes. Social Indicators Research, pp. 1-36.
  • Awaworyi Churchill, S., Valenzuela, M. R., & Sablah, W. (2016). Ethnic diversity and firm performance: Evidence from China’s materials and industrial sectors. Empirical Economics, pp. 1-21.
  • Celik, L. and B. Karabay (2016). Veto players and equilibrium uniqueness in the Baron-Ferejohn model, Theory and Decision, Vol.81, pp.33-52
  • Celik, L., B. Karabay and J. McLaren, (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.
  • Madsen, J.B, Raschky, P.A. and A. Skali (2015), Does democracy drive income in the world, 1500–2000?, European Economic Review, Volume 78, Pages 175-195.
  • 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.
  • Feeny, S., Posso, A.,Beasley, J. (2015). Handle with care: fragile states and the determinants of fragility, Applied Economics, Vol. 47, 1073 – 1085.
  • Posso, A. (2015), Remittances and Financial Institutions: Is there a causal linkage?’ The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, Vol.15, No.2, pp. 769-789.
  • Mishra, A.,Mishra, V. and Smyth, R. (2015). The random-walk hypothesis on the Indian stock market, Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, Vol.51, 879-892.
  • Posso, A. and S. Feeny (2015), Income, Democracy and European Colonisation, Applied Economics Letters, Vol.22, No.15, pp.1257-61.
  • 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.
  • 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. 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.
  • 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.