Almas Heshmati

Sogang University

Professor of Economics

Seoul 121-742

Korea, Republic of (South Korea)

http://www.sogang.ac.kr/english/academic/03_under_0123.html

Jönköping International Business School

Jönköping, 551 11

Sweden

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Scholarly Papers (94)

1.

International Trade and its Effects on Economic Growth in China

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Aug 2010
Peng Sun and Almas Heshmati
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Sogang University
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international trade, economic growth, China, panel data, stochastic frontier

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The Relationship between Income Inequality, Poverty and Globalisation

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Sep 2004
Almas Heshmati
Sogang University
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globalisation, income inequality, poverty, indices, principal component

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A Review of the Circular Economy and its Implementation

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 11 Jan 2016
Almas Heshmati
Sogang University
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circular economy, environmental policy, national development strategy, sustainable development strategy, entrepreneurial strategy

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Globalisation, Inequality and Poverty Relationships: A Cross Country Evidence

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 01 Aug 2006
Marcel Neutel and Almas Heshmati
University of Groningen and Sogang University
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globalisation, poverty, inequality, indices

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Growth, Inequality and Poverty Relationships

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Oct 2004
Almas Heshmati
Sogang University
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growth, openness, income inequality, wage inequality, poverty, indices

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Measurement of Globalization and its Variations Among Countries, Regions and Over Time

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 May 2005
Amit K. Bhandari and Almas Heshmati
RBC College and Sogang University
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globalization, economic integration, composite index, manufacturing, India

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job security, discrimination, wages, decomposition, permanent and contract

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A Review of Decomposition of Income Inequality

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Aug 2004
Almas Heshmati
Sogang University
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income inequality, poverty, decomposition, parametric, non-parametric, Gini index

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Impact of Financial Crises on Dynamics of Capital Structure: Evidence from Korean Listed Companies

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Feb 2017
Lyubov Tsoy and Almas Heshmati
Sogang University and Sogang University
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capital structure, optimal leverage, speed of adjustment, Korean listed companies, financial crises, chaebols

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The World Distribution of Income and Income Inequality

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 26 Aug 2004
Almas Heshmati
Sogang University
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global income inequality, income distribution, inequality indices

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Regional Income Inequality in Selected Large Countries

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Sep 2004
Almas Heshmati
Sogang University
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income inequality, income distribution, regions, provinces, federations

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Inequalities and Their Measurement

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1219
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Aug 2004
Almas Heshmati
Sogang University
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income inequality, inequality indices, income distribution

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Can the UAE Avoid the Oil Curse by Economic Diversification?

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Mar 2014
Ilham Haouas and Almas Heshmati
Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - TEAM and Sogang University
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growth accounting, TFP, oil curse, economic diversification, UAE

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Technical Change and Total Factor Productivity Growth for Chinese Provinces: A Panel Data Analysis

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 May 2006
Alice Shiu and Almas Heshmati
Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Department of Business Studies and Sogang University
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technical change, TFP growth, provinces, China, ICT, FDI, infrastructure

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An Empirical Study of the Relationships Between CO2 Emissions, Economic Growth and Openness

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Nov 2010
Eunho Choi, Almas Heshmati and Yongsung Cho
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Sogang University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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carbon dioxide (CO2), environmental Kuznets curve (EKC), economic growth, free trade, development

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Data Issues and Databases Used in Analysis of Growth, Poverty and Economic Inequality

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Aug 2004
Almas Heshmati
Sogang University
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income inequality, poverty, growth, decomposition, databases, adjustment, Gini coefficient

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The Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment Flows to the Federal Region of Kurdistan

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 23 May 2008
Almas Heshmati and Rhona Davis
Sogang University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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financial market, foreign direct investment, FDI, government policy, Kurdistan, KRG

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A Survey of the Role of Fiscal Policy in Addressing Income Inequality, Poverty Reduction and Inclusive Growth

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Apr 2014
Almas Heshmati and Jungsuk Kim
Sogang University and Sogang University
Downloads 251 (156,103)
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income inequality, poverty reduction, equity, inclusive growth, fiscal policy, developing Asia, advanced welfare economies

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A Review of Renewable Energy Supply and Energy Efficiency Technologies

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 May 2014
Shahrouz Abolhosseini, Almas Heshmati and Jorn Altmann
Seoul National University, Sogang University and International University of Bruchsal
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energy resources, renewable energy, energy use efficiency, generation technology, carbon emission, green employment

Measurement and Analysis of Child Well-Being in Middle and High Income Countries

EJCE, European Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 187-249, December 2008
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 27 Mar 2009
Sogang University, Queen's University Belfast and Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public AdministrationUniversity of Innsbruck - Department of Political Science
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child well-being, multidimensional index, principal component, child poverty, child outcomes, OECD

Measurement and Analysis of Child Well-Being in Middle and High Income Countries

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 27 Dec 2007
Sogang University, Queen's University Belfast and Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public AdministrationUniversity of Innsbruck - Department of Political Science
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child well-being, multidimensional index, principal component, child poverty, child outcomes, OECD

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industrial development, industrialization process, industrial policy, infrastructure, Kurdistan

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The Financial and Operating Performance of Privatized Firms in Sweden

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Jan 2009
Motasam Tatahi and Almas Heshmati
EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht - EBS Business School and Sogang University
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Sweden, efficiency, performance measure, privatization, ratio analysis, event-study, public and private relationship

Asabiyya: Re-Interpreting Value Change in Globalized Societies

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Oct 2009
Almas Heshmati, Arno Tausch and Arno Tausch
Sogang University and Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public AdministrationUniversity of Innsbruck - Department of Political Science
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Index Numbers and Aggregation, International Relations and International Political Economy, Religion, Bureaucracy, Administrative Processes in Public Organizations, Corruption

Asabiyya: Re-Interpreting Value Change in Globalized Societies

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
Arno Tausch, Arno Tausch and Almas Heshmati
Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public AdministrationUniversity of Innsbruck - Department of Political Science and Sogang University
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index numbers and aggregation, international political economy, religion, bureaucracy, corruption

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Efficiency and Effectiveness of Social Spending

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 23 May 2008
Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the SciencesUniversity College Cork - College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social SciencesEURISPESCentral South University, Human Rights Centre, Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public AdministrationUniversity of Innsbruck - Department of Political Science, Sogang University and Queen's University Belfast
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social spending, European Commission, index numbers and aggregation, cross-sectional models, spatial models, economic integration, regional economic activity, international factor movements, nternational political economy

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development economics, information and communication technology, foreign direct investment, globalization, outsourcing, technology, capability, energy, trade flows, inequality and poverty, technology transfer

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An Empirical Survey of the Ramifications of a Green Economy

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Apr 2014
Almas Heshmati
Sogang University
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green economy, development strategy, sustainable development, circular economy, green taxes, green jobs, green finances, green consumption, green trade

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Technical Change and Total Factor Productivity Growth: The Case of Chinese Provinces

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Mar 2010
Almas Heshmati and Subal C. Kumbhakar
Sogang University and State University of New York (SUNY) at Binghamton - Department of Economics
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technical change, total factor productivity growth, technology indicator, technology shifter, Chinese provinces

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Analysis of Gender Wage Differential in China's Urban Labor Market

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Jan 2012
Biwei Su and Almas Heshmati
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Sogang University
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discrimination, wage gap, decomposition, gender, Chinese labor market

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The Impacts of Trade Liberalization on Employment and Wages in Tunisian Industries

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Feb 2003
Ilham Haouas, Mahmoud Yagoubi and Almas Heshmati
Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - TEAM, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - TEAM and Sogang University
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Trade, Labour Market, Exports, Imports, Manufacturing, Panel Data, Tunisia

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Service Sector Development and its Determinants in Rwanda

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 Aug 2016
Eric Uwitonze and Almas Heshmati
Government of the Republic of Rwanda - Ministry of Gender and Family Promotion and Sogang University
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limited dependent variables, services, openness, growth, East Africa, Rwanda

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The Main Support Mechanisms to Finance Renewable Energy Development

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 May 2014
Shahrouz Abolhosseini and Almas Heshmati
Seoul National University and Sogang University
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renewable energy, financing renewable energy, feed-in-tariffs, tax incentives, tradable green certificates, carbon emission tax, green jobs

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A Sequential Malmquist-Luenberger Productivity Index

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Jun 2009
Donghyun Oh and Almas Heshmati
Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) and Sogang University
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efficiency change, environmentally sensitive productivity growth index, directional distance function, Malmquist-Luenberger productivity index, productivity, sequential production possibility set, technical change

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power market, demand models, demand response, customer base-line, forecast

Determinants of Profit Sharing in the Finnish Corporate Sector

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Jun 2003
Laura Arranz-Aperte and Almas Heshmati
Hanken School of Economics and Sogang University
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Individual, Firm, Profit Sharing, Panel Data

Determinants of Profit Sharing in the Finnish Corporate Sector

Indian Economic Review, Vol.39, No.1, pg.55-79, 2004
Posted: 09 Feb 2006
Laura Arranz-Aperte and Almas Heshmati
Hanken School of Economics and Sogang University

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Individual, Firm, Profit Sharing, Panel Data

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Continental and Sub-Continental Income Inequality

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 Aug 2004
Almas Heshmati
Sogang University
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income inequality, inequality indices, income distribution, continents, regions

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Islamism and Gender Relations in the Muslim World as Reflected in Recent World Values Survey Data

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Feb 2016
Arno Tausch, Arno Tausch and Almas Heshmati
Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public AdministrationUniversity of Innsbruck - Department of Political Science and Sogang University
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economics of gender, sociology of economics, comparative study, political economy, female labor participation, religion, social values, index numbers, factor analysis, World Values Survey

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The Effect of Renewable Energy Development on Carbon Emission Reduction: An Empirical Analysis for the EU-15 Countries

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 01 Mar 2014
Shahrouz Abolhosseini, Almas Heshmati and Jorn Altmann
Seoul National University, Sogang University and International University of Bruchsal
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renewable energy, technological innovation, environmental tax, carbon emission, economic growth

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Labor Market Policy Options of the Kurdistan Regional Government

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 May 2008
Almas Heshmati
Sogang University
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employment, mismatch, government policy, skills, wages, public sector, Kurdistan

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The Relationship between Economic Growth and Democracy: Alternative Representations of Technological Change

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 Jul 2017
Almas Heshmati and Nam-Seok Kim
Sogang University and Sogang University
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economic growth, democracy, production function, single time trend, multiple time trends, general index, technology shifters, flexible adjustment speed, target level of GDP

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Fiscal Policy and Inclusive Growth in Advanced Countries: Their Experience and Implications for Asia

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 422
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 03 Feb 2015
Almas Heshmati, Jungsuk Kim and Donghyun Park
Sogang University, Sogang University and Asian Development Bank - Economic Research
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fiscal policy, inequality, inclusive growth, advanced countries, developing Asia

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On the Multivariate Analysis of the Lisbon Process

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 27 Dec 2007
Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public AdministrationUniversity of Innsbruck - Department of Political Science, Sogang University and Queen's University Belfast
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index numbers and aggregation, cross-sectional models, spatial models, economic integration, regional economic activity, international factor movements, international business, international relations, international political economy

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Labour Use and its Adjustment in Indian Manufacturing Industries

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 May 2005
Amit K. Bhandari and Almas Heshmati
RBC College and Sogang University
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labour use, employment, adjustment, globalization, manufacturing, India

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Alternative Composite Lisbon Development Strategy Indices

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Sep 2005
Jong-Eun Oh and Almas Heshmati
Seoul National University - TEPP and Sogang University
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economic development, economic integration, composite index, Lisbon Agenda

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Are Unemployment Rates in OECD Countries Stationary? Evidence from Univariate and Panel Unit Root Tests

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Dec 2015
Laval University - Economics, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Sogang University and Universiti Utara Malaysia
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unemployment, unit root, labour market policy, OECD

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Evaluating Dominance Ranking of Psid Incomes by Various Household Attributes

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 08 Sep 2005
Esfandiar Maasoumi and Almas Heshmati
Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics and Sogang University
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Stochastic Dominance, bootstrap, income distribution, testing, PSID, gender, education, age, marital status

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Re-Orient? MNC Penetration and Contemporary Shifts in the Global Political Economy

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
Arno Tausch, Arno Tausch and Almas Heshmati
Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public AdministrationUniversity of Innsbruck - Department of Political Science and Sogang University
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international relations and international political economy, economic development, technological change, growth

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Labour-Use Efficiency in Tunisian Manufacturing Industries

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Feb 2003
Ilham Haouas, Mahmoud Yagoubi and Almas Heshmati
Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - TEAM, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - TEAM and Sogang University
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Dynamics, Employment, Labour-use Efficiency, Panel Data, Tunisia, Speed of Adjustment, Technical Change

The Optimality and Overuse of Labour in Estonian Manufacturing Enterprises

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Oct 2003
Jaan Masso and Almas Heshmati
University of Tartu - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and Sogang University
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labour, efficiency, employment, flexibility, Estonia

The Optimality and Overuse of Labour in Estonian Manufacturing Enterprises

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Dec 2004
Jaan Masso and Almas Heshmati
University of Tartu - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and Sogang University
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The Effects of Union Wage-Settings on Firms' Production Factor Decisions

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 25 Feb 2003
Almas Heshmati and Ilham Haouas
Sogang University and Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - TEAM
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Wage Bargaining, Employment, Capital Stock, Work Hours, Capital Operating Time, Manufacturing, Panel Data

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Measuring Women's Empowerment in Rwanda

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Aug 2016
Abdou Musonera and Almas Heshmati
Government of the Republic of Rwanda - Ministry of Public Service and Labour (MIFOTRA) and Sogang University
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women's empowerment, physical abuses, household decision-making, Rwanda

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Innovation and Smes Patent Propensity in Korea

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 31 Jan 2015
Junghee Han and Almas Heshmati
Chonnam National University and Sogang University
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patent propensity, photonic industry, SMEs growth, R&D, innovation, InnoBiz, Korea

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Development and Sources of Labor Productivity in Chinese Provinces

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Jan 2012
Biwei Su and Almas Heshmati
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Sogang University
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development, labor productivity, labor productivity growth, provinces, China

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Establishment of Science Parks in the Federal Region of Kurdistan

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 May 2008
Almas Heshmati
Sogang University
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science parks, economic development, information technology, industrialization

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Analysis of the Determinants of Income and Income Gap between Urban and Rural China

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 Feb 2013
Biwei Su and Almas Heshmati
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Sogang University
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urban-rural income gap, Oaxaca-Blinder decomposition, quantile regression, CHNS household data, China

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A Comparison of Panel Data Models in Estimating Technical Efficiency

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Mar 2016
University of Tabriz, Sogang University, University of Tabriz and University of Tabriz
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technical efficiency, labor use, panel data modeling, time-variant, persistent inefficiency, individual heterogeneity, model comparison, cotton production, Iran

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Learning from Latin America's Experience: Europe's Failure in the 'Lisbon Process'

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Mar 2010
Arno Tausch, Arno Tausch and Almas Heshmati
Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public AdministrationUniversity of Innsbruck - Department of Political Science and Sogang University
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Lisbon process, European Union, Latin America, Dependency theory

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Income vs. Consumption Inequality in South Korea: Evaluating Stochastic Dominance Rankings by Various Household Attributes

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Dec 2013
Almas Heshmati and Robert Rudolf
Sogang University and Korea University
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stochastic dominance, bootstrap, disposable income, consumption inequality, poverty, South Korea

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Perspectives on the Early Retirement Decisions of Farming Couples

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Oct 2004
Minna Väre and Almas Heshmati
Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics - Agro-Economic Research Centre and Sogang University
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early retirement, farming couple, bivariate probit

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Migration, Openness and the Global Preconditions of 'Smart Development'

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 11 Dec 2011
Arno Tausch, Arno Tausch and Almas Heshmati
Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public AdministrationUniversity of Innsbruck - Department of Political Science and Sogang University
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index numbers and aggregation, environment and development, environment and trade, smart development, sustainability, environmental accounts and accounting, environmental equity, population growth, international migration, remittances

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Does Official Development Assistance Affect Donor's Export? Case of Korea

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Feb 2017
Bobae Noh and Almas Heshmati
Sogang University and Sogang University
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gravity model, bilateral Official Development Assistance, bilateral export, three-stage least squares, Korea

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How ICT Investment and Energy Use Influence the Productivity of Korean Industries

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Apr 2014
Nabaz T. Khayyat, Jongsu Lee and Almas Heshmati
Seoul National University, Seoul National University and Sogang University
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dynamic factor demand, panel data, ICT investment, energy use, productivity

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Do Environmental Regulations Effect FDI Decisions? The Pollution Haven Hypothesis Revisited

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 31 Jul 2017
Haeyeon Yoon and Almas Heshmati
University of Bristol - Department of Economics and Sogang University
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pollution haven hypothesis, environmental regulation, foreign direct investment

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The Economics of Healthy Ageing in China

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Feb 2016
Almas Heshmati
Sogang University
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healthy ageing, ageing in China, active ageing, challenges and opportunities, economics of healthy ageing

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Analysis of Pay Inequality and Its Impacts on Growth and Performance in the Korean Manufacturing Industry

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Jeong-Dong Lee, Almas Heshmati and Yunhee Kim
Seoul National University, Sogang University and Trade in Services Division
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pay inequality, financial crisis, Kuznets Curve, economic growth, performance

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Production Risk, Energy Use Efficiency and Productivity of Korean Industries

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Apr 2014
Nabaz T. Khayyat and Almas Heshmati
Seoul National University and Sogang University
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production risk, energy use efficiency, technical change, stochastic production, panel data, industrial sector, Korea

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What Matters for Environmental Quality in the Next-11 Countries: Economic Growth or Income Inequality?

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Apr 2018
National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, Students, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - TEAM, Anandapur College and Sogang University
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CO2 emissions, income inequality, panel cointegration, Next-Eleven countries

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Labour Productivity in Kenyan Manufacturing and Service Industries

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 May 2016
Almas Heshmati and Masoomeh Rashidghalam
Sogang University and University of Tabriz
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labour market, labour productivity, manufacturing, services, firms, Kenya

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Testing an EU-Candidate's Place on the Maps of Global Economic, Political and Social Values: The Case of Turkey

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 03 May 2014
Arno Tausch, Arno Tausch and Almas Heshmati
Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public AdministrationUniversity of Innsbruck - Department of Political Science and Sogang University
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index numbers and aggregation, international relations, international political economy, religion, bureaucracy, administrative processes, corruption

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Statistical Analysis of Landmine Fatalities in Kurdistan

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 Oct 2011
Almas Heshmati and Nabaz T. Khayyat
Sogang University and Seoul National University
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landmine, unexploded ordinance, pseudo panel data, security and war, rehabilitation, Kurdistan

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The Effect of Credit Guarantees on R&D Investment of SMEs in Korea

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 Jan 2014
Almas Heshmati
Sogang University
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Credit Guarantee, SMEs, public funds, R&D investment, firm performance, firm survival, Death Valley

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Estimation of Technical Change and TFP Growth Based on Observable Technology Shifters

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Jan 2017
Almas Heshmati and Masoomeh Rashidghalam
Sogang University and University of Tabriz
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technical change, total factor productivity growth, technology indicators, technology shifters

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Determinants of Financial Rewards from Industry-University Collaboration in South Korea

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 02 Nov 2013
Junghee Han and Almas Heshmati
Chonnam National University and Sogang University
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industry-university collaboration, entrepreneurial university, university revenues, South Korea

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Productivity Growth, Efficiency and Outsourcing in Manufacturing and Service Industries

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Feb 2003
Almas Heshmati
Sogang University
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What If You Had Been Less Fortunate: The Effects of Poor Family Background on Current Labor Market Outcomes

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Nov 2013
Sungwook Cho and Almas Heshmati
Sogang University and Sogang University
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labor market outcome, family background, childhood poverty, wage inequality, wage distribution, decomposition, quantile regression, Korea

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The Causal Relationship between Information and Communication Technology and Foreign Direct Investment

The World Economy, Vol. 29, No. 1, pp. 43-62, January 2006
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 12 Apr 2006
Roghieh Gholami, Sang-Yong Tom Lee and Almas Heshmati
Aston Business School - Operation and Information Management Group, Hanyang University - School of Business and Sogang University
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Economies of Scale in the Tunisian Industries

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 31 May 2011
Almas Heshmati and Ilham Haouas
Sogang University and Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - TEAM
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economies of scale, trade liberalization, new trade theory, Tunisian industries, cost functions

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The Extractive Industry's Impact on Economic Growth in SADC Countries

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Aug 2020
Simeão Nhabinde and Almas Heshmati
Eduardo Mondlane University (UEM), Faculty of Economics and Sogang University
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SADC, extractive industry, growth impact, natural resources, resource curse, Africa

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Market Design for Trading Commoditized Renewable Energy

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 Aug 2014
Almas Heshmati and Shahrouz Abolhosseini
Sogang University and Seoul National University
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market design, market mechanism, trading energy, renewable energy, clean energy, energy policy

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Determinants and Policy Simulation of Firms Cooperation in Innovation

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Jul 2013
Almas Heshmati and Flavio Cesar
Sogang University and Brazilian Ministry of Communications
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agent-based simulation, collaborative R&D, innovation networks, simulation game, policy strategy

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A General Model of Technical Change with an Application to the OECD Countries

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Oct 2011
Almas Heshmati and Subal C. Kumbhakar
Sogang University and State University of New York (SUNY) at Binghamton - Department of Economics
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technical change, total factor productivity growth, technology indicator, technology shifter, OECD countries

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The Impact of Arab Spring on Hiring and Separation Rates in the Tunisian Labour Market

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Feb 2015
Ilham Haouas and Almas Heshmati
Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - TEAM and Sogang University
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hiring, separation, labour mobility, net-employment, informal sector, Tunisia, Arab Spring, global financial crisis

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The Effects of Lifetime Work Experience on Incidence and Severity of Elderly Poverty in Korea

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Seyoung Chae and Almas Heshmati
Sogang University and Sogang University
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poverty incidence, poverty gap, poverty severity, lifetime work experience, gap years between jobs, Korea

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Estimation of Productivity in Korean Electric Power Plants: A Semiparametric Smooth Coefficient Model

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Mar 2013
Almas Heshmati, Subal C. Kumbhakar and Kai Sun
Sogang University, State University of New York (SUNY) at Binghamton - Department of Economics and Aston University - Aston Business School
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semiparametric estimation, smooth varying-coefficient model, electricity generation, generator level panel data

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Measurement of Environmentally Sensitive Productivity Growth in Korean Industries

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Mar 2013
Yeimin Chung and Almas Heshmati
Korea University and Sogang University
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CO2 emission, undesirable output, DEA, Malmquist-Luenberger productivity (ML) index, Metafrontier Malmquist-Luenberger productivity (MML) index, productivity change

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Trade and Economic Growth: Theories and Evidence from the Southern African Development Community

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Sep 2020
Matias Farahane and Almas Heshmati
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Sogang University
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international trade, regional integration agreements, free trade area, customs union, Prebish-Singer Hypothesis

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Environmental Implications of R&D's Spillover Effects on Resource Use Efficiency and Renewable Energy Components

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Sep 2021
Mohsen Khezri, Almas Heshmati and Kym Fraser
Bu-Ali Sina University - Department of Economics, Sogang University and University of Kurdistan Hewlêr
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R&D, renewable energy, Pandemics, CO2 emissions

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Demand, Customer Base‐Line and Demand Response in the Electricity Market: A Survey

Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol. 28, Issue 5, pp. 862-888, 2014
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Oct 2014
Almas Heshmati
Sogang University
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Electricity market, Demand models, Demand response, Customer base‐line, Forecast

88.

Recursive Profit-and-Loss Sharing

Journal of Risk, Vol. 17, No. 6, 2015
Posted: 25 Jun 2016
University of Sousse, IndependentPhD and Sogang University

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Islamic banking industry, profit-and-loss sharing, all-equity financed partnership, dynamic capital structure, Monte Carlo simulation

The New Global Determinants of FDI Flows to Developing Countries: The Importance of ICT and Democratization

In book: Monetary Integration, Markets and Regulations: Research in Banking and Finance Volume 4, Chapter: The New Global Determinants of FDI Flows to Developing Countries: the Importance of ICT and Democratization, Publisher: Elsevier, Editors: M. Bagella et al 2004
Posted: 23 Nov 2014
Tony Addison and Almas Heshmati
United Nations University and Sogang University

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The New Global Determinants of FDI Flows to Developing Countries: The Importance of ICT and Democratization

WIDER Discussion Paper, 2003/45
Posted: 20 Nov 2014
Tony Addison and Almas Heshmati
United Nations University and Sogang University

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foreign direct investment, ICT, democracy, panel data

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Effective Corporate Tax Rates and the Size Distribution of Firms

Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade, Vol. 10, No. 3-4, 2010
Posted: 01 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2021
Almas Heshmati, Dan Johansson and Carl Magnus Bjuggren
Sogang University, Örebro University School of Business and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)

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composition of industries, corporate taxes, effective corporate tax rates, size distribution of firms

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Time Series Analysis of Interdependent Phases of the Electricity Industry in South Korea

OPEC Energy Review, Vol. 36, Issue 3, pp. 319-348, 2012
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Sep 2012
Almas Heshmati and Yeonhak Kim
Sogang University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Link between Firm-Level Innovation and Aggregate Productivity Growth - a Cross-Country Examination

ZEW Discussion Paper No. 03-07
Posted: 28 Jul 2003
Hans Lööf and Almas Heshmati
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Sogang University

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community innovation, cross-country comparisons, manufacturing, productivity

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A Note on Decomposing the Malmquist Productivity Index by Means of Subvector Homotheticity

Posted: 26 Jul 2001
Oregon State University - Department of Economics, University of Oslo - Department of Economics, Oregon State University, Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics and Sogang University

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A Microeconometric Evaluation of Rehabilitation Of Long-Term Sickness in Sweden

SSE/EFI Economics and Finance Working Paper No. 373
Posted: 26 Feb 2001
Markus Frölich, Almas Heshmati and Michael Lechner
Universität Mannheim, Chair of Econometrics, Sogang University and University of St. Gallen - Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research

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Programme evaluation, matching, multiple treatments, multi-programme causal models, long-term sickness, vocational rehabilitation, Swedish labour markets