Development Economics


    [1] Sovereign Rating for the Unrated Developing Countries (joint with Dilip Ratha and Sanket Mohapatra of World                         Bank). World Development: 2011, vol 39(3) pp 295-307. (lead article)

    [2] Impact of Remittances on Household Income, Asset and Human Capital: Evidence from Sri Lanka (joint with Dilip                 Ratha of World Bank) Migration and Development:2012,  1 (1), 163-179.

    [3] Cherry-Picking or Lemon-Grabbing? Investigating FDI in Indian Manufacturing Firms (Joint with Priya Nagaraj,                 William Patterson University)  Foreign Trade Review:2013, 48 (2), 219-231.

    [4] Cultural Transmission and Contraceptive Use – Evidence from US-Mexico Migration. Migration and                                           Development:2013, 2 (2), 286-311.

    [5] Productivity and firm size in India (joint with Priya Nagaraj of William Patterson University), Small Business                             Economics: 2014, Volume 42(4), 891-907.

    [6] Mother's Autonomy and Child Welfare - A New Measure and Some New Evidence (joint with Tanika Chakraborty,                   Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur) Forthcoming at Review of Economics of the Household.


        - "Effects of Foreign Equity Participation on Recipient Firm Exports – Evidence from a Selection Model"  (joint with                 Priya Nagaraj of William Patterson University) 


    - "Environmental Sustainability As A Strategic Tool To Gain Competitive Advantage:  Evidence From Latin America"                 (joint with Punit Arora of CCNY)

Health Economics and Policy


        - De, Prabal K., "Causal Effects of Schooling on Health Beliefs (April 8, 2015)". Available at SSRN

        - "Influenza Vaccination in Asian Indians and Minority Americans: The Impact of Health Insurance Coverage and                     Race." (joint with Henna Budhwani and Anna Johnston of Univ. of Alabama).

"HPV Vaccine Uptake in Immigrant Americans: the Paradoxical Case of Asian Indians" (joint with Henna                                     Budhwani of Univ. of Alabama) -

De, Prabal K., "The Effects of the Great Recession on Racial Health Disparities in the United States."


       - Ethnicity and Return to Work in Breast Cancer Survivors (joint with Victoria Blinder, MSKCC)  (funded by a grant                     from the National Caner Institute through U54).

         - A Randomized Controlled Trial of the Impact of ICCAN on Cancer Treatment Completion and Quality of Life
                (Co-PI Francesca Gany, MSKCC), (funded by a grant from National Caner Institute through U54).