1. Disparities in Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine Initiation: Exploring Associations between Foreign-Born Status, Race, and Health Insurance Coverage in the United States.  (joint with Henna Budhwani, Univ. of Alabama, Birmingham) Accepted at Public Health.
  2. Causal Effects of Maternal Schooling on Child Immunization in India. Forthcoming at Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research.
  3. Disparities in influenza vaccination across the United States: Variability by minority group, Asian sub-populations, socio-economic status, and health insurance coverage. (joint with Henna Budhwani, Univ. of Alabama, Birmingham). Public Health: 2016, 138 (September), 146–153
  4. 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.
  5. Cultural Transmission and Contraceptive Use – Evidence from US-Mexico Migration. Migration and Development:2013, 2 (2), 286-311.
  6. 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.

Papers under review

  • De, Prabal and Budhwani, Henna., “Associates of adult HPV vaccination initiation in racial and ethnic minorities and among Asian Indians in the United States”.

Working Papers

  • De, Prabal K., "The Effects of the Great Recession on Racial Health Disparities in the United States.
  • De, Prabal K., " Mental Health Effects of Internal Migration - Evidence from Bangladesh" (Joint with Daniel Dench of The Graduate Center, CUNY) (June 2016)
  • De, Prabal K., "An Empirical Test of the Effects of Microfinance on Intimate Partner Violence" (Joint with Alvin Christian, MDRC). (October, 2016)
Work in Progress
  • 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 Cancer Institute through U54).

Firm Behavior in Poor Countries       

  1. "Effects of Foreign Equity Participation on Recipient Firm Exports – Evidence from a Selection Model"  (joint with  Priya Nagaraj of William Patterson University). Forthcoming in Applied Economics. 
  2. Productivity and firm size in India (joint with Priya Nagaraj of William Patterson University), Small Business Economics: 2014, Volume 42(4), 891-907.
  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. 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)

Papers under review

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