Kala Krishna

    • 576 Citations
    • 13 h-Index
    1987 …2018
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    Research Output 1987 2018

    • 576 Citations
    • 13 h-Index
    • 49 Article
    • 3 Review article
    • 1 Chapter
    • 1 Editorial
    2018

    RETAKING IN HIGH STAKES EXAMS: IS LESS MORE?

    Krishna, K., Lychagin, S. & Frisancho, V., May 1 2018, In : International Economic Review. 59, 2, p. 449-477 29 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Placement
    Social costs
    Spillover
    Turkey
    Structural model
    2017
    13 Citations (Scopus)

    How you export matters: Export mode, learning and productivity in China

    Bai, X., Krishna, K. & Ma, H., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of International Economics. 104, p. 122-137 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Productivity
    China
    Discrete choice models
    Learning by exporting
    Sunk costs
    3 Citations (Scopus)

    Preferences, selection, and value added: A structural approach

    Akyol, P. & Krishna, K., Jan 1 2017, In : European Economic Review. 91, p. 89-117 29 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Value added
    Structural approach
    High school
    Endogeneity
    Selectivity
    3 Citations (Scopus)

    Wheat or strawberries? Intermediated trade with limited contracting

    Krishna, K. & Sheveleva, Y., Jan 1 2017, In : American Economic Journal: Microeconomics. 9, 3, p. 28-62 35 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Wheat
    Contracting
    Comparative advantage
    Developing countries
    Holdup
    2016

    Affirmative action: One size does not fit all

    Krishna, K. & Tarasov, A., May 1 2016, In : American Economic Journal: Microeconomics. 8, 2, p. 215-252 38 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Education
    Affirmative action
    Selection effects
    India
    Rationing
    7 Citations (Scopus)

    Affirmative action in higher education in India: targeting, catch up, and mismatch

    Frisancho, V. & Krishna, K., May 1 2016, In : Higher Education. 71, 5, p. 611-649 39 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    affirmative action
    mismatch
    India
    minority
    education
    2 Citations (Scopus)

    Better luck next time: Learning through retaking

    Frisancho, V., Krishna, K., Lychagin, S. & Yavas, C., May 1 2016, In : Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. 125, p. 120-135 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Luck
    Administrative data
    Turkey
    Disadvantage
    Education
    2015

    Conditional Policies in General Equilibrium

    Krishna, K., Jan 1 2015, In : Review of Development Economics. 19, 4, p. 797-819 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    coffee
    inflow
    outflow
    labor
    developing world
    11 Citations (Scopus)

    Firm heterogeneity and costly trade: A new estimation strategy and policy experiments

    Cherkashin, I., Demidova, S., Kee, H. L. & Krishna, K., May 1 2015, In : Journal of International Economics. 96, 1, p. 18-36 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Firm heterogeneity
    Experiment
    Trade preferences
    Fixed costs
    Developing countries
    2013
    3 Citations (Scopus)

    A quantile-based test of protection for sale model

    Imai, S., Katayama, H. & Krishna, K., Sep 1 2013, In : Journal of International Economics. 91, 1, p. 40-52 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Quantile
    Quantile regression
    5 Citations (Scopus)

    Back on the rails: Competition and productivity in state-owned industry

    Das, S., Krishna, K., Lychagin, S. & Somanathan, R., Jan 1 2013, In : American Economic Journal: Applied Economics. 5, 1, p. 136-162 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Productivity
    Industry
    Rail
    Emerging economies
    Training program
    2012
    8 Citations (Scopus)

    Do trade policy differences induce sorting? Theory and evidence from Bangladeshi apparel exporters

    Demidova, S., Kee, H. L. & Krishna, K., Jul 1 2012, In : Journal of International Economics. 87, 2, p. 247-261 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Sorting
    Trade policy
    Exporters
    Apparel
    Productivity
    2010
    1 Citation (Scopus)

    Trade policy with endogenous entry revisited

    Krishna, K. & Tan, L. H., Mar 1 2010, In : Journal of International Economics. 80, 2, p. 271-279 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Trade policy
    Endogenous entry
    Tariffs
    Equivalence
    Rent
    2009
    7 Citations (Scopus)

    Is protection really for sale? A survey and directions for future research

    Imai, S., Katayama, H. & Krishna, K., Mar 1 2009, In : International Review of Economics and Finance. 18, 2, p. 181-191 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    9 Citations (Scopus)

    Protection for sale or surge protection?

    Imai, S., Katayama, H. & Krishna, K., Aug 1 2009, In : European Economic Review. 53, 6, p. 675-688 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Import
    Industry
    Political economy
    Testing

    Research in trade: Where do we go from here?

    Krishna, K., Mar 1 2009, In : International Review of Economics and Finance. 18, 2, p. 179-180 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

    5 Citations (Scopus)

    Skill acquisition, credit constraints, and trade

    Chesnokova, T. & Krishna, K., Mar 1 2009, In : International Review of Economics and Finance. 18, 2, p. 227-238 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Skill acquisition
    Credit constraints
    Wealth
    Supply response
    Income inequality
    14 Citations (Scopus)

    The inside scoop: Acceptance and rejection at the journal of international economics

    Cherkashin, I., Demidova, S., Imai, S. & Krishna, K., Feb 1 2009, In : Journal of International Economics. 77, 1, p. 120-132 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Factors
    Minorities
    Simple rules
    International economics
    Costs
    2008
    23 Citations (Scopus)

    Firm heterogeneity and firm behavior with conditional policies

    Demidova, S. & Krishna, K., Feb 1 2008, In : Economics Letters. 98, 2, p. 122-128 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Economics
    Firm heterogeneity
    Firm behavior
    Prediction
    Policy change
    11 Citations (Scopus)

    Firm-level heterogeneous productivity and demand shocks: Evidence from Bangladesh

    Kee, H. L. & Krishna, K., May 1 2008, In : American Economic Review. 98, 2, p. 457-462 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Bangladesh
    Demand shocks
    Productivity shocks
    2007
    2 Citations (Scopus)

    Trade and trade policy with differentiated products: A Chamberlinian-Ricardian model. A comment

    Demidova, S. & Krishna, K., Sep 1 2007, In : Journal of International Trade and Economic Development. 16, 3, p. 435-441 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    trade policy
    technological progress
    costs
    cost
    Costs
    2005
    28 Citations (Scopus)

    Firm behaviour and market access in a Free Trade Area with rules of origin

    Ju, J. & Krishna, K., Feb 1 2005, In : Canadian Journal of Economics. 38, 1, p. 290-308 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Rules of origin
    Intermediate goods
    Market access
    Free trade area
    Import

    Trade with labor market distortions and heterogeneous labor: Why trade can hurt

    Krishna, K., Mukhopadhyay, A. & Yavas, C., Dec 1 2005, WTO and World Trade: Challenges in a New Era. Heiduk, G. & Wong, K. (eds.). p. 65-83 19 p. (Contributions to Economics).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Labour market
    Heterogeneous labor
    Developing countries
    Transition economies
    Wages
    2 Citations (Scopus)

    Unbalanced growth

    Krishna, K. & Pérez, C. A., Aug 1 2005, In : Canadian Journal of Economics. 38, 3, p. 832-851 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Unbalanced growth
    Industrialization
    Profit
    7 Citations (Scopus)

    When trade hurts: Consumption indivisibilities and labor market distortions

    Krishna, K. & Yavas, C., Dec 1 2005, In : Journal of International Economics. 67, 2, p. 413-427 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Labour market
    Wages
    Indivisibility
    Transition economies
    Industry
    2004
    29 Citations (Scopus)

    Employment, deterrence, and crime in a dynamic model

    Imai, S. & Krishna, K., Aug 1 2004, In : International Economic Review. 45, 3, p. 845-872 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Deterrence
    Crime
    Labour market
    Forward-looking behavior
    Threat
    1 Citation (Scopus)

    Immiserizing growth in a closed economy

    Krishna, K. & Yavas, C., May 25 2004, In : Scandinavian Journal of Economics. 106, 1, p. 143-158 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Redistribution
    Factor markets
    Indivisibility
    Wages
    Income
    1 Citation (Scopus)

    Lumpy consumer durables, market power, and endogenous business cycles

    Krishna, K. & Yavas, C., May 1 2004, In : Canadian Journal of Economics. 37, 2, p. 375-391 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Market size
    Market power
    Consumer durables
    Endogenous business cycles
    Consumer markets

    Quantity controls, license transferability, and the level of investment

    Krishna, K., Tan, L. H. & Ranjan, R., Jan 1 2004, In : Contributions to Economic Analysis and Policy. 3, 1, p. 457-485 29 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Industry
    License
    Transferability
    Elasticity of demand
    Factors
    2003
    1 Citation (Scopus)

    If at first you don't succeed... Profits, prices, and market structure in a model of quality with unknowable consumer heterogeneity

    Krishna, K. & Winston, T., May 1 2003, In : International Economic Review. 44, 2, p. 573-597 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Consumer heterogeneity
    Market structure
    Profit
    Product quality
    Fixed costs
    24 Citations (Scopus)

    Trade, investment and growth: Nexus, analysis and prognosis

    Krishna, K., Ozyildirim, A. & Swanson, N. R., Jan 1 2003, In : Journal of Development Economics. 70, 2, p. 479-499 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    income
    predictive model
    business cycle
    ability
    import

    Transferability of migration licences and the distribution of potential rents

    Bivins, L. L. & Krishna, K., Sep 1 2003, In : Economics Letters. 80, 3, p. 323-328 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    License
    Rent
    Transferability
    Production efficiency
    2002
    6 Citations (Scopus)

    Allocating multiple units

    Krishna, K. & Tranæ, T., Dec 1 2002, In : Economic Theory. 20, 4, p. 733-750 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Bid
    Auctions
    First-price auction
    Revenue
    Second-price auction
    9 Citations (Scopus)
    Noncompliance
    Regime switches
    Comparative statics
    Regime change
    2001
    2 Citations (Scopus)

    Can subsidies for MARs be procompetitive?

    Krishna, K., Roy, S. & Thursby, M., Jan 1 2001, In : Canadian Journal of Economics. 34, 1, p. 212-224 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Market access
    Subsidies
    Import
    Free trade
    Threat
    2000
    4 Citations (Scopus)

    Evaluating trade reform with many consumers

    Ju, J. & Krishna, K., Jan 1 2000, In : Canadian Journal of Economics. 33, 3, p. 787-798 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Taxation
    Trade reform
    Small countries
    Welfare effects
    Pareto
    1 Citation (Scopus)

    Necessary conditions for welfare improving reforms

    Ju, J. & Krishna, K., Jan 1 2000, In : Economics Letters. 67, 2, p. 173-178 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    World trade
    Trade reform
    Welfare reform
    12 Citations (Scopus)

    Welfare and market access effects of piecemeal tariff reform

    Ju, J. & Krishna, K., Aug 1 2000, In : Journal of International Economics. 51, 2, p. 305-316 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Market access
    Import
    Tariff reform
    Tariffs
    Liberalization
    1999
    15 Citations (Scopus)

    Auctions with endogenous valuations: The snowball effect revisited

    Krishna, K., Jan 1 1999, In : Economic Theory. 13, 2, p. 377-391 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Auctions
    Monopolization
    Ownership
    Convexity
    Bidding

    Free entry in the indian automobile industry: A calibration model

    Jensen, P. E. & Krishna, K., Jan 1 1999, In : Journal of International Trade and Economic Development. 8, 4, p. 437-455 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    automobile industry
    Automotive industry
    automobile
    welfare
    Calibration
    8 Citations (Scopus)

    Transferable licenses versus nontransferable licenses: What is the difference?

    Krishna, K. & Tan, L. H., Jan 1 1999, In : International Economic Review. 40, 3, p. 785-800 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    License
    Revenue
    Consumer surplus
    Market power
    Welfare function
    1998
    6 Citations (Scopus)

    Implementing market access

    Krishna, K., Roy, S. & Thursby, M., Nov 1998, In : Review of International Economics. 6, 4, p. 529-544 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    subsidy
    firm
    market
    market share
    incentive
    9 Citations (Scopus)

    Implementing results-oriented trade policies: the case of the US-Japanese auto parts dispute

    Krishna, K. & Morgan, J., Sep 1 1998, In : European Economic Review. 42, 8, p. 1443-1467 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Trade policy
    Market share
    Dispute
    Tariffs
    Luxury

    The adding up problem: A targeting approach

    Krishna, K., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of International Trade and Economic Development. 7, 2, p. 151-173 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Law enforcement
    targeting
    lending
    police
    supply
    1997

    Imputing license prices: Limitations of a cost-based approach

    Krishna, K., Martin, W. & Tan, L. H., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of Development Economics. 52, 2, p. 355-374 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    license
    costs
    cost
    Multifiber Arrangement
    Hong Kong
    1996
    4 Citations (Scopus)

    The dynamic behavior of quota license prices

    Krishna, K. & Tan, L. H., Jan 1 1996, In : Journal of Development Economics. 48, 2, p. 301-321 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    license
    market
    price
    License
    Values
    1994

    Comments on 'the impact of the 1986 US-Japan semiconductor agreement' by Richard Baldwin

    Krishna, K., Jan 1 1994, In : Japan and The World Economy. 6, 2, p. 153-156 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Japan
    18 Citations (Scopus)

    Rent Sharing In the Multi‐Fibre Arrangement: Theory and Evidence From Us Apparel Imports From Hong Kong

    Krishna, K., Erzan, R. & Tan, L. H., Feb 1994, In : Review of International Economics. 2, 1, p. 62-73 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Multifiber Arrangement
    rent
    import
    Hong Kong
    exporting country
    1993
    11 Citations (Scopus)

    Theoretical implications of imperfect competition on quota license prices and auctions

    Krishna, K., Jan 1 1993, In : World Bank Economic Review. 7, 1, p. 113-136 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    trade policy
    auction
    license
    implementation process
    market
    1992
    15 Citations (Scopus)

    Optimal policies and marketing board objectives

    Krishna, K. & Thursby, M., Jan 1 1992, In : Journal of Development Economics. 38, 1, p. 1-15 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    taxes
    marketing
    world market
    subsidy
    export policy