Shyamal K. Chowdhury

Learn More
Sections of this material may be reproduced for personal and not-for-profit use without the express written permission of but with acknowledgment to IFPRI. To reproduce the material contained herein for profit or commercial use requires express written permission. To obtain permission, contact the Communications Division at
We consider a two-node ATM network. Several video sources are multiplexed at the source node. Five alternative aigortihms for bandwidth allocation to the video sources are considered: the Static Slot Assignment Algorithm, the Buffer-Population-Based Dynamic Slot Assignment Algorithm, the Adaptive Slot Assignment Algorithm, the First-Come First-Serve Slot(More)
This paper assesses the impact of information cost and other transaction costs on rural producers' discrete choice between selling to middlemen and direct buyers, and continuous choice of selling intensity to middlemen and direct buyers. Using transaction costs economics as an analytical framework to decompose the different origins of transaction costs, the(More)
  • 1