Academic and Research Papers

International and National Institutions

Academic and Research Institutions

International and National Institutions

Source Title Author Date
The African Development Bank, the World Bank Group, and the World Economic Forum The Africa Competitiveness Report 2017 - Addressing Africa’s Demographic Dividend
El-hadj M. Bah, Roberto Crotti, Margareta Drzeniek Hanouz, Barak Hoffman, Jean Michel Marchat, and Audrey Verdier-Chouchane
The World Bank Africa’s Cities: Opening Doors to the World Somik Vinay Lall, J. Vernon Henderson and Anthony J. Venables 9-Feb-2017
United States Department of Agriculture The Influence of Income and Prices
on Global Dietary Patterns by
Country, Age, and Gender 
Andrew Muhammad, Anna D’Souza, Birgit Meade,
Renata Micha, and Dariush Mozaffarian
OXFAM An Economy For The 99% Deborah Hardoon 1-Jan-2017
UN-ESCAP Inter-Temporal and Spatial Price Indices for National and International Comparison Programs: The Case of the Philippines Eileen Capilit 1-May-2016
The International Association for Official Statistics (IAOS) Uses of Purchasing Power Parities to better inform policy making and poverty measurement Nada Hamadeh and Hanan AbuShanab 1-Dec-2016
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper Is Living in African cities expensive? Shohei Nakamura, Rawaa Harati, Somik V. Lall, Yuri Dikhanov, Nada Hamadeh, William Vigil Oliver, Marko Olavi Rissanen, Mizuki Yamanaka 1-Apr-2016
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper Measuring Poverty in Latin America and the Caribbean: Methodological Considerations When Estimating an Empirical Regional Poverty Line Raul Andres Castaneda, Leonardo Gasparini, Santiago Garriga, Leonardo R. Lucchetti, Daniel Valderrama 1-Apr-2016
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper Estimating International Poverty Lines from Comparable National Thresholds Dean Jolliffe and Espen Beer Prydz 1-Mar-2016
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper A global count of the extreme poor in 2012 : data issues, methodology and initial results Francisco H. G. Ferreira, Shaohua Chen, Andrew L. Dabalen, Yuri M. Dikhanov, Nada Hamadeh, Dean Mitchell Jolliffe, Ambar Narayan, Espen Beer Prydz, Ana L. Revenga, Prem Sangraula, Umar Serajuddin, Nobuo Yoshida 3-Oct-2015
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper Preferences, purchasing power parity, and inequality : analytical framework, propositions, and empirical evidence Majumder, Amita; Ray, Ranjan; Santra, Sattwik 18-Aug-2015
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper You are what (and where) you eat : capturing food away from home in welfare measures Gabriela Farfan, Maria Eugenia Genoni, Renos Vakis 5-May-2015
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper Global poverty goals and prices : how purchasing power parity matters Dean Jolliffe,Espen Beer Prydz 1-May-2015
ADB Economics Working Paper Series Updating 2005 Purchasing Power Parities to 2009 in the Asia and Pacific Region: Methodology and Empirical Results Yuri Dikhanov, Chellam Palanyandy and Eileen Capilit 2011

Academic and Other Research Institutions

Source Title Author Date
Ecological Economics What are Households Willing to Pay for Improved Water Access? Results from a Meta-Analysis George L. Van Houtven,  Subhrendu K. Pattanayak, Faraz Usmani,  Jui-Chen Yang 1-Jun-2017
Ecological Indicators Correlation between production and consumption-based environmental indicators: The link to affluence and the effect on ranking environmental performance of countries Moana Simas, Stefan Pauliuk, Richard Wood, Edgar G. Hertwich, Konstantin Stadler 1-May-2017
Journal of International Economics The Balassa–Samuelson relationship: Services, manufacturing and product quality  Qi Zhang 1-May-2017
Resources The Link between e-Waste and GDP—New Insights from Data from the Pan-European Region Sigrid Kusch, Colin D. Hills  1-Mar-2017
The University of Western Australia Food and Agricultural Prices
Across Countries and The Law Of One Price

Kenneth W Clements, Jiawei Si and Long H Vo 1-Mar-2017
Journal of Cleaner Production Monetisation of external socio-economic costs of industrial production: A social-LCA-based case of clothing production Natascha M. van der Velden, Joost G. Vogtländer 1-Mar-2017
Economic Society of Australia The Role of Prices in Welfare Comparisons:Methodological Developments and a Selective Surveyof the Empirical Literature Ranjay Ray 1-Feb-2017
Georgetown University Distribution as Expenditure Alexis Antoniades 1-Jan-2017
Review of Income and Wealth A Framework for the Simultaneous Measurement of Spatial Variation and Temporal Movement in Prices in a Heterogeneous Country: The Dynamic Household Regional Product Dummy Model Manisha Chakrabarty, Amita Majumder, Ranjan Ray 1-Jan-2017
International Journal of Economics and Finance Studies Testing For Purchasing Power Parity For Selected Cis Countries  Esra Ballı- Çiler Sigeze 1-Dec-2016
Conflict and Health (BioMed Central) Does spending on refugees make a difference? A cross-sectional study of the association between refugee program spending and health outcomes in 70 sites in 17 countries Timothy M Tan, Paul Spiegel, Christopher Haskew and P Gregg Greenough 1-Dec-2016
Journal of  Epidemiology and Community Health Public pensions and unmet medical need among older people: cross-national analysis of 16 European countries, 2004–2010 Aaron Reeves, Martin McKee,Johan Mackenbach, Margaret Whitehead,David Stuckler 1-Dec-2016
PLOS ONE A Systematic Review of Cost-Effectiveness Studies Reporting Cost-per-DALY Averted Peter J. Neumann, Teja Thorat, Yue Zhong, Jordan Anderson, Megan Farquhar, Mark Salem, Eileen Sandberg, Cayla J. Saret, Colby Wilkinson, Joshua T. Cohen
Journal of Public Health Research The Economic Cost of Implementing Maternal and Neonatal Death Review in a District of Bangladesh Animesh Biswas, Abdul Halim, Fazlur Rahman, Charli Eriksson, Koustuv Dalal  1-Dec-2016
Germanwatch Global Climate Risk Index 2017: Who Suffers Most From Extreme Weather Events? Weather-related Loss Events in 2015 and 1996 to 2015 Sönke Kreft, David Eckstein and Inga Melchior 16-Nov-2016
Applied Economics An evaluation of the equilibrium value of the euro, its predecessors and their constituent currencies based on economic fundamentals Axel Grossmann, Chris Paul & Marc W. Simpson 16-Nov-2016
Economics, Business and Management Validity of Absolute Purchasing Power Parity in G7 Countries Zhi-bai Zhang and Zhi-cun Bian 16-Nov-2016
Center for Global Development Multilateral Development Banking for this Century's Development Challenges: Five Recommendations to Shareholders of the Old and New Multilateral Development Banks Nancy Birdsall and Scott Morris 5-Oct-2016
International Organization (Cambridge Journal) Real Exchange Rate Overvaluation and WTO Dispute Initiation in Developing Countries Timm Betz and Andrew Kerner  1-Oct-2016
The University of Western Australia, Business School The income and price sensitivity of diets globally Haiyan Liu 1-Oct-2016
Economic Systems Purchasing power parity in emerging markets: A panel stationary test with both sharp and smooth breaks Mohsen Bahmani-Oskooee,Tsangyao Chang, Kuei-Chiu Lee 1-Sep-2016
International Review of Economics & Finance Purchasing power parity and real exchange rate in Central Eastern European countries Chun Jianga, Na Jianb, Tie-Ying Liuc, Chi-Wei Su 1-Jul-2016
Tulane Economics Working Paper Series Fiscal Policy, Inequality and Poverty in Iran: Assessing the Impact and Effectiveness of Taxes and Transfers Ali Enami, Nora Lustig and Alireza Taqdiri 1-Jul-2016
The Journal of Applied Business and Economics Sub-Sahara's Experience with the Purchasing Power Parity Hypothesis Glenville Rawlins 1-Jun-2016
The Journal of Economic Inequality Global poverty estimates based on 2011 purchasing power parity: where should the new poverty line be drawn? Nanak Kakwani, Hyun H. Son 1-Jun-2016
Journal of Econometrics A least squares approach to imposing within-region fixity in the International Comparisons Program Robert J. Hill 1-Apr-2016
Journal of Econometrics Stochastic approach to computation of purchasing power parities in the International Comparison Program (ICP) DS. Prasada Rao, Gholamreza Hajargasht 1-Apr-2016
Journal of Econometrics Innovations in measurement in economics and econometrics: An overview W.A. Barnett, W.E. Diewert, and E. Massoumi 1-Apr-2016
University of Oxford Discussion Papers in Economic and Social History Absolute Poverty: When Necessity Displaces Desire Robert C. Allen 1-Mar-2016
Indian Growth and Development Review · A unified framework for the estimation of intra and inter country food purchasing power parities India, Indonesia and Vietnam Amita Majumder, Ranjan ray, Kompal Sinha 1-Feb-2016
Monash University Discussion Paper Global and Country Poverty Rates, Welfare Rankings of the Regions and Purchasing Power Parities: How Robust Are the Results? Amita Majumder, Ranjan Ray, Sattwik Santra 1-Feb-2016
Telecommunications Policy The ICT revolution, world economic growth, and policy issues Dale W. Jorgenson and Khuong M. Vu 1-Feb-2016
Journal of Chinese Economics Exchange Rates and Purchasing Power Parities in RenminbiInternationalization: a Look with Statisticians’ Eyes
Guido Ferrari and Yanyun Zhao 1-Jan-2016
Journal of Chinese Economics Exchange Rates and Purchasing Power Parities in Renminbi Internationalization: a Look with Statisticians'€™ Eyes Guido Ferrari and Yanyun Zhao 1-Jan-2016
Journal of Chinese Economics On the Interpretation of Purchasing Power Parities between China and other Economies: factors affecting the differences and need for Sub-national PPPs Luigi Biggeri 2-Jan-2016
The Review of Economic Studies Income Differences and Prices of Tradables: Insights from an Online Retailer. Ina Simonovska 7-Jul-1905
Applied Economics Letters Evidence that capital formation is overestimated in low- and middle-income countries in ICP 2011 Theodore R. Breton 7-Dec-2015
US Energy Information Administration Currency Conversion and Energy Projections: Some Questions and Answers Vipin Arora 1-Nov-2015
The University of Western Australia Engel'€™s Law, Diet Diversity and the Quality of Food Consumption Kenneth W. Clements and Jiawei Si 21-Oct-2015
Review of Income and Wealth Improving International Comparisons of Prices at Basic Heading Level: An Application to the Asia-Pacific Region Robert J. Hill and Iqbal A. Syed 1-Sep-2015
Center for Global Development What Determines Purchasing-Power Parity Exchange Rates? Alan Gelb and Anna Diofasi 1-Sep-2015
Center for Global Development Toward Better Global Poverty Measures Martin Ravallion 1-Sep-2015
Review of World Economics Benchmark averaging and the measurement of changes in international income inequality Robert J. Hill 23-Aug-2015
Wiley Online Library Comparing Real GDP Across Countries: The Issues Revisited David Henderson 15-Jun-2015
University of Groningen / Groningen Growth and Development Centre Cross-country income levels over time: did the developing world suddenly become much richer? Robert Inklaar and D.S. Prasada Rao 4-Jun-2015
Center for Global Development New Estimates of Global Poverty and Inequality: How Much Difference Do Price Data Really Make? Peter Edward, Andy Sumner 11-May-2015
The Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry The Japan-U.S. Price Level Index for Industry Outputs Nomura Koji, Miyagawa Kozo 1-May-2015
Journal of International Economics Trade barriers and the relative price of tradables Michael Sposi 5-Mar-2015
Princeton University Trying to Understand the PPPs in ICP2011: Why are the Results so Different? Angus Deaton, Bettina Aten 1-Mar-2015
Universidad Carlos III De Madrid Real Capital Input in OECD Agriculture: A Multilateral Comparison V. Eldon Ball, Jean-Pierre Butault, Richard Nehring, Carlos San Juan 1-Jan-2015
The University of Queensland The University of Queensland International Comparisons Database (UQICD) Version 2.0 D.S. Prasada Rao and Dr. Alicia Rambaldi 20-Oct-2014
The National Bureau of Economic Research An Exploration of the International Comparison Program's New Global Economic Landscape Martin Ravallion 1-Jul-2014
The Economic Journal Who Shrunk China? Puzzles in the Measurement of Real GDP Robert C. Feenstra, Hong Ma, J. Peter Neary and D.S. Prasada Rao 1-Dec-2013
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System International Relative Price Levels: A Look Under the Hood Jaime Marquez, Charles Thomas, and Corinne Land 1-Aug-2012
The African Statistical Journal Comparative analysis of costs of some selected infrastructure components across Africa: Results from the 2005 International Comparison Program for Africa (ICP-Africa) Oliver Chinganya, Abdoulaye Adam and Marc Kouakou 1-May-2012
American Economic Journal Understanding PPPs and PPP-Based National Accounts Angus Deaton and Alan Heston 1-Oct-2010