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Why Ethnic Parties Succeed: Patronage and Ethnic Head Counts in India
  • S. Mitra
  • Sociology
  • Perspectives on Politics
  • 1 March 2005
Why Ethnic Parties Succeed: Patronage and Ethnic Head Counts in India. By Kanchan Chandra. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. 368p. $80.00. In the post-9/11 world where the “clash ofExpand
The environmental Kuznets curve for carbon dioxide in India and China: Growth and pollution at crossroad
This study probes cointegration among carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, economic activity, energy use, and trade, and examines the environmental Kuznets curve (EKC) hypothesis. We undertake aExpand
Is Hurst Exponent Value Useful in Forecasting Financial Time Series
We estimated Hurst exponent of twelve stock index series from across the glove using daily values of for past ten years and found that the Hurst exponent value of the full series is around 0.50Expand
Relationship between Biopsychosocial Factors and Financial Risk Tolerance: An Empirical Study
Executive Summary Financial risk tolerance (FRT) refers to the retail investors’ willingness to accept the negative changes in the value of investment or an outcome that is adversely different fromExpand
Democracy and Social Change in India: A Cross-Sectional Analysis of the National Electorate
Introduction Competing Paradigms of Politics and Social Change in India Continuity and Change in Indian Politics A Cohort Analysis of the Electorate The Limits of Consensus A Profile of theExpand
Oil price and automobile stock return co-movement: A wavelet coherence analysis
Abstract This paper explores possible co-movement between oil price and automobile stock return in a joint time-frequency domain. Daily price series from August 01, 1996 to June 20, 2017 is used inExpand
Why Universities Are Adopting Market Oriented Management Practices
Universities all over the world have come under increasing pressures to respond to the rapidly changing market environment. The unprecedented growth, complicacy and competitiveness of the globalExpand
A Note on Unintentional Adulterations in Ayurvedic Herbs
Medicinal plants constitute an effective source of traditional and modern medicine. Adulterations and substitutions are common in raw material trade of medicinal plants. In general, adulteration isExpand
Time-frequency contained co-movement of crude oil and world food prices: A wavelet-based analysis
This paper evaluates the association between crude oil prices and world food price indices, first within general space and time, and then within the combined time-frequency sphere. Monthly price dataExpand