Sucharita Ghosh, Ph.D.

Sucharita Ghosh, Ph.D.

Title: Professor
Dept/Program: Economics
Office: CBA 312
Phone: 330-972-7549
Fax: 330-972-5356
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Research Accomplishments

Fulbright Research Scholar, Spring 2018

Fulbright Scholar, Fall 2006

Fields:  International Trade and Finance, Econometrics, Macroeconomics


  • “Exports, Immigration and Human Capital in U.S. States," (with Camilla Mastromarco), Regional Studies, 52(6),(2018):840-852. Article.
  • “Does the Confucius Institute Network Impact Cultural Distance? A Panel Data Analysis of Cross-Border Flows in and out of China," (with Donald Lien and Steven Yamarik), Asian Economic Journal 31(3), (2017):299-323. Article.
  • “Firm Growth, R&D Expenditures and Exports: An Empirical Analysis of Italian SMEs," (with Marco Di Cintio and Emanuele Grassi), Research Policy,46, (2017):836-852. Article.
  • “The Spillover Effects of United States Foreign Trade Zones," (with Shawn Rohlin and Curtis Lock), Applied Economics, 48(3), (2016):4112-4130.  Article.
  • "Do Refugee-Immigrants Affect International Trade? Evidence from the World's Largest Refugee Case," (with Ali Enami), Journal of Policy Modeling, 37(2), (2015): 291-307.  Article.
  • "The Relationship between Communicable Diseases and FDI Flows: An Empirical Investigation," (with Francesco Renna), The World Economy, 38(10), (2015): 1574-1593.  Article.
  • “Broad versus Regional Integration: What Matters More for Economic Development?” (with Steven Yamarik),  Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, 24(1), (2015): 43 -75. Article.
  • "Does the Confucius Institute Impact International Travel to China? A Panel Data Analysis" (with Donald Lien and Steven Yamarik), Applied Economics 46(17), (2014): 1985-1995. Article.
  • "Cross-border Activities, Human Capital and Efficiency: Evidence from OECD Countries; (with Camilla Mastromarco), The World Economy, 36(6), (2013): 761-785. Article.
  • "Is Natural Openness or Trade Policy Good for the Environment?" (with Steven Yamarik), Environment and Development Economics,16(6) (2011):657-684. Article.
  • Book Review of The Gravity Model in International Trade. Advances and Applications edited by Peter A. G. van Bergeijk and Steven Brakman. Cambridge:Cambridge University Press, 2010. Review of International Economics, 9 (2011): 979-981. Book Review.
  • "Foreign Capital, Human Capital and Efficiency: A Stochastic Frontier Analysis for Developing Countries" (with Camilla Mastromarco), World Development 37(2) (2009): 489-502. Article.
  • "A Firm's External Environment and the Hiring of a Nonstandard Workforce: Implications for Organizations," (with Dipankar Ghosh and Lee Willinger), Human Resource Management Journal 19(4) (2009): pp 433-453. Article.
  • "Using Electronic Response Systems in Economics Classes" (with Francesco Renna), Journal of Economic Education, 40(4), (2009): pp 354-365. Article.
  • "International Trade, Technology and the Wage: Evidence from Granger Causality Tests" (with Steven Yamarik), Review of International Economics, 15(2) (2007): 321-346. Article.
  • "Do Regional Trading Arrangements Harm the Environment? A Preliminary Analysis of 162 countries in 1990" (with Steven Yamarik), Applied Econometrics and International Development, 6(2) (2006). Article.
  • "A Sensitivity Analysis of the Gravity Model, " (with Steven Yamarik), The International Trade Journal, 19(1) (2005): 83-128. Article.
  • "Does Trade Creation Measure Up? A Reexamination of the Effects of Regional Trading Arrangements," (with Steven Yamarik), Economics Letters, 82(2) (2004): 213-219. Article.
  • "Are Regional Trading Arrangements Trade Creating? An Application of Extreme Bounds Analysis," (with Steve Yamarik). Journal of International Economics, 63(2) (2004): 369-395. Article.
  • "Fertility and Economic Growth: Do Immigrant Maids Play a Role?" (with Donald Lien). Pacific Economic Review 7(2), (2002): 245-257. Article.
  • "Forecasting with Preliminary Data: A Comparison of Two Methods," (with Donald Lien). Applied Economics 33(6) (2001): 721-726. Article.
  • "The Causal Relationship between International Trade and Employment in the Manufacturing Sector of the United States." The International Trade Journal 14(4) (2001): 399-419. Article.
  • "Forecasting with Preliminary Data," (with Donald Lien). Journal of Forecasting 16(7) (1997): 463-473. Article.
  • "United States Trade Balance Announcements: The Nature of its Data Revisions," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics 59(3) (1997): 371-383. Article.
  • "Data Revision and Market Response: The Case of the United States Trade Balance Announcements," (with Donald Lien). Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics 57(2) (1995): 265-275. Article.


  • Ph.D., University of Kansas, 1993