RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS

EXPECTATIONS FORMATION

Kumar, Saten., and Wesselbaum, Dennis. "Contracts and Firms' Inflation Expectations." accepted for publication at Review of Economics and Statistics

Coibion, Olivier., Gorodnichenko, Yuriy., Kumar, Saten., and Ryngaert, Jane. (2021) "Do  You Know That I Know You Know...? Higher Order Beliefs in Survey Data." Quarterly Journal of Economics, 136, pp. 1387-1446. NBER Working Paper # 24987. 

Coibion, Olivier., Gorodnichenko, Yuriy., Kumar, Saten., and Pedemonte, Mathieu. (2020) "Inflation Expectations A Policy Tool?," Journal of International Economics. 124, pp. 1-27. NBER Working Paper # 24788. 

Kumar, Saten.(2020) "Firms' Asset Holdings and Inflation Expectations." Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 170, pp. 193-205.

 

Coibion, Olivier., Gorodnichenko, Yuriy., and Kumar, Saten. (2018) "How Do Firms Form Their Expectations? New Survey Evidence," American Economic Review, 108, pp. 2671-2713. NBER Working Paper # 21092

Kumar, Saten., Afrouzi, Hassan., Coibion, Olivier., and Gorodnichenko, Yuriy. (2015) "Inflation Targeting Does Not Anchor Inflation Expectations: Evidence from Firms in New ZealandBrookings Papers on Economic Activity, Fall Issue, pp. 151-225. NBER Working Paper # 21814.

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CONSUMPTION,  TAYLOR RULE & PHILLIPS CURVE

Kumar, Saten. (2020) "Great Recession and the Informational Shifts: New Evidence from Sticky Information Phillips Curve." Applied Economics Letters, 27, pp. 1-4.

Kumar, Saten., and Jia, Pengfei. (2019) "Great Recession and Persistence: Evidence from Sticky Expectations Consumption Growth Model." Applied Economics, 51, pp. 1799-1807.

Kumar, Saten. (2016) “Is the U.S. Consumer Credit Asymmetric?Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 63, pp.194-216

Paradiso, Antonio., Kumar, Saten., and Margani, Patricia. (2014) “Are Italian Consumer Confidence Adjustments Asymmetric? A Macroeconomic and Psychological Motives Approach,” Journal of Economic Psychology, 43, pp.48-63

 

Paradiso, Antonio., Kumar, Saten,. and Lucchetta, Marcella. (2014) “Investigating the US Consumer Credit Determinants Using Linear and Nonlinear Cointegration Techniques,” Economic Modelling, 42, pp.20-28

Paradiso, Antonio., Kumar, Saten., and Rao, B. Bhaskara. (2013) "A New Keynesian IS Curve for Australia: Is it Forward Looking or Backward Looking?Applied Economics, 45, pp.3691-3700

Kumar, Saten. (2013) "Financial Crisis, Taylor Rule and the Fed," Applied Economics Letters, 20, pp. 1557-1561

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MONEY DEMAND & MONETARY POLICY

Kumar, Saten. (2014) “Money Demand Income Elasticity in Advanced and Developing Countries: New Evidence from Meta-Analysis,” Applied Economics, 46, pp.1873-1882

 

Kumar, Saten., Webber, Don., and Fargher, Scott. (2013) “Money Demand Stability: A Case Study of Nigeria,” Journal of Policy Modeling, 35, pp. 978-991

Kumar, Saten., Chowdhury, Mamta. and Rao, B. Bhaskara. (2013) “Demand for Money in the Selected OECD Countries: A Time Series Panel Data Approach and Structural Breaks,” Applied Economics, 45 pp. 1767-1776

 

Kumar, Saten., and Webber, Don. (2013) “Australasian Money Demand Revisited: Application of Structural Break Tests,” Applied Economics, 45, pp. 1011-1025

Kumar, Saten. and Rao, B. Bhaskara. (2012) “Error Correction Based Panel Estimates of the Demand for Money of Selected Asian Countries with the Extreme Bounds Analysis,” Economic Modelling, 29, pp. 1181-1188

Singh, Rup., and Kumar, Saten. (2012) “Application of the Alternative Techniques to Estimate Demand for Money in Developing Countries,” Journal of Developing Areas, 46, pp. 43-63

 

Kumar, Saten. (2011) “Financial Reforms and Money Demand: Evidence from 20 Developing Countries,” Economic Systems, 35, pp.323-334

 

Rao, B.Bhaskara., and Kumar, Saten. (2011) “Is US Demand for Money Unstable?,” Applied Financial Economics, 21, pp.1263-1272

Singh, Rup., and Kumar, Saten. (2010) “Some Empirical Evidence on the Demand for Money in the Pacific Island Countries,” Studies in Economics and Finance, 27, pp 211-222

Rao, B. Bhaskara., and Kumar, Saten. (2009) “A Panel Data Approach to the Demand for Money and the Effects of Financial Reforms in the Asian Countries,” Economic Modelling, 26, pp 1012-1017

 

Rao, B. Bhaskara., and Kumar, Saten. (2009) “Cointegration, Structural Breaks and the Demand for Money in Bangladesh,” Applied Economics, 41, pp 1277-1283

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OTHER MACROECONOMICS & FINANCE 

Kumar, Saten., and Cao Zhaoyi (2020) "Testing for Structural Changes in the Wagner's Law for a Sample of East Asian Countries." Empirical Economics, 59, pp. 1959-1976.

Kumar, Saten. (2015) "Regional Integration, Capital Mobility and Financial Intermediation Revisited: Application of GETS Procedure in Panel Data,” Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, 36, pp.1-17

Kumar, Saten., Sen, Rahul., and Srivastava, Sadhana. (2014) “Does economic integration stimulate capital mobility? An analysis of four regional economic communities in Africa,” Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, 29, pp.33-50

Paradiso, Antonio., Kumar, Saten., and Rao, B. Bhaskara. (2013) “Growth Effects of Education in Australia,” Applied Economics, 45, pp.3843-3852

Kumar, Saten. (2013) “Systems GMM Estimates of the Health Care Spending and GDP Relationship: A Note,” The European Journal of Health Economics, 14, pp.503-506

 

Kumar, Saten., Webber, Don., and Perry, Geoff. (2012)  “Real Wages, Inflation and Labour Productivity in Australia,” Applied Economics, 44, pp. 2945-2954

 

Kumar, Saten., and Pacheco, Gail. (2012) “What Determines the Long run Growth Rate in Kenya,” Journal of Policy Modeling, 34, pp. 705-718

Kumar, Saten., Webber, Don., and Fargher, Scott. (2012) “Testing the Validity of the Feldstein-Horioka Puzzle for Australia,” Applied Economics, 44, pp. 599-605

 

Kumar, Saten., Webber, Don., and Fargher, Scott. (2012) “Wagner’s Law Revisited: Cointegration and Causality Tests for New Zealand,” Applied Economics, 44, pp.607-616

Kumar, Saten., and Rao, B. Bhaskara. (2011) “A Time Series Approach to Feldstein-Horioka Puzzle with Panel Data for OECD Countries,” The World Economy, 34, pp 473-485

 

Rao, B. Bhaskara., Tamazian, Arthur., and Kumar, Saten. (2010) “Systems GMM Estimates of the Feldstein-Horioka Puzzle for the OECD Countries and Tests for Structural Breaks,” Economic Modelling, 27, pp 1269-1273

Rao, B.Bhaskara., Singh, Rup., and Kumar, Saten. (2010) “Do We Need Time Series Econometrics?,” Applied Economics Letters, 17, pp 695-697

 

Kumar, Saten. (2009) "Structural Breaks and Exports in Philippines,” Global Economy Journal, 9, pp.1-8

 

 

5     OTHER PUBLICATIONS

BOOK:

Kumar, Saten. (2014) “Demand for Money in the Developing Countries: Alternative Estimates and Policy Implications,” Nova Science Publishers, New York U.S., pp. 1-95.

CHAPTERS:

Kumar, Saten and Paradiso, Antonio (2019) “Are Fed Chairmen Adherent to the Dual Mandate? Taylor Rule Estimation Through the Unobserved Components Model” in Albert Tavidze (Ed.), Progress in Economics Research, Nova Science Publishers, USA

Kumar, Saten and Paradiso, Antonio (2019) “Assessing the Sustainability of the Irish Public Debt” in Albert Tavidze (Ed.), Progress in Economics Research, Nova Science Publishers, USA

Kumar, Saten., Pacheco, Gail. and Rossouw, Stephanie. (2013) “Improving Economic Growth in South Africa: An Empirical Analysis of the Determinants of Total Factor Productivity” in Arthur Ramazzotti and Walther Gravina (Ed.), Developing Countries: Political, Economic and Social Issues, Nova Science Publishers, U.S.