Faculty & Staff
Arjun Jayadev, PhD
Associate Professor of Economics, College of Liberal Arts
Areas of Expertise
International Economics, Economics of Distribution, Development, Political Economy, Macroeconomic Dynamics, Econ. of Power
PhD, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Professional Publications & Contributions
- “Inequalities between Groups: Theory and Empirics'', (with Sanjay Reddy), World Development, 39, issue 2, p. 159-173, 2011.
“Patterns of Wealth Disparities in India: 1991-2002," (with Vamsi Vakulabharanam and Sripad Motiram), 2011. Understanding India's New Political Economy: A Great Transformation? Ruperelia et al. editors, Routledge 2011.
"Distribution and Crisis: Reviewing Some of the Linkages" in The Oxford Handbook of the Political Economy of Financial Crises. Oxford University Press, Gerald Epstein and Marty Wolfson eds. Forthcoming (2013)
“Medicine for tomorrow: Some alternative proposals to promote socially beneficial research and development in pharmaceuticals" (With Joseph Stiglitz) Journal of Generic Medicines ,2010, 7, 217–226.
`"The Stagnant Labor Market: Some Aspects of the Bleak Picture," (with Michael Konczal) Journal of Post-Keynesian Economics, 2011
"A Power Law Tail in the Indian Wealth Distribution: Evidence from Survey Data," Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, Volume 387, Issue 1, 1 January 2008, Pages 270-276
"Capital Account Openness and the Labor Share of Income," Cambridge Journal of Economics, 2007 31(3):423-443
"Guard Labor," (with Samuel Bowles) Journal of Development Economics 2006, vol. 79, issue 2, pages 328-348
"Differing Preferences between Anti-Inflation and Anti-Unemployment Policies among the Rich and the Poor," Economics Letters, 2006, vol. 91, issue 1, pages 67-71
- Mason, J. W., and Arjun Jayadev. 2014. ""Fisher Dynamics" in US Household Debt, 1929-2011." American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, 6(3): 214-34.