Publications

Peer-reviewed Journal

Seasonal Migration and Micro-credit in the Lean Period: Evidence from Northwest Bangladesh. Forthcoming in Developing Economies. [pdf]

Spending and Absorption of Aid in PRGF Supported Programs (With Berndt Markus, Paolo Dudine and Jan Kees Martijn)  IMF Working Paper WP/08/237. (2008
) [pdf]

Peer-reviewed Conference Proceedings

Seasonal Migration and Micro-credit in the Lean Period: Evidence from Northwest Bangladesh. Australian Conference of Economist, Papers and Proceedings 2012.

Book Chapter

Temporary Migration in the Lean Period: Evidence from Northern Bangladesh, (with Abu Shahriar and Sakiba Zeba), In: Munir Quddus and Farida Khan (eds.) Bangladesh Economy in the 21st Century: Selected Papers from the 2008-09 Conferences at Harvard University, University Press Ltd., Dhaka, Chapter 13.


Book Review

Review of "What Works in Development: Thinking Big and Thinking Small" by Jessica Cohen and William Easterly, Brookings Institution Press, Washington, D.C. (Developing Economies, Volume 50, Number 1).


Papers under review in Journals

A Theoretical Note on Seasonal Migration. Under review in Oxford Development Studies.

Ramadan School Holidays as a Natural Experiment: Impacts of Seasonality on School Dropout in Bangladesh. (With Seiro Ito). IDE Discussion Paper 295. April 2011 [pdf]

Determinants of Government Consumption Expenditure in Developing Countries: A Panel Data Analysis. IDE Discussion Paper 266. November 2011 [pdf]

The Dynamics of Spending and Absorption of Aid: Panel Data Analysis. IDE Discussion Paper 245. August 2012
[pdf]