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Dr Umair Khalil

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer, Economics

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

Deakin Business School

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy, University of Rochester, 2015

Biography

Umair holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Rochester and has previously held positions at the University of Adelaide and the Monash Business School. His research focuses on social issues of policy interest in the areas of health economics, political economy, and the economics of crime. His work has appeared in leading economics journals such as the Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Urban Economics, and Journal of Health Economics. 

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Research interests

Applied Microeconomics; Health Economics; Political Economy

Publications

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2023

Professional Sports Events and Public Spending: Evidence from Municipal Police Budgets

Hyunwoong Pyun, Brad Humphreys, Umair Khalil

(2023), Vol. 24, pp. 73-96, Journal of Sports Economics, London, Eng., C1-1

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2022

Neighborhood crime and infant health

Daniel Grossman, Umair Khalil

(2022), Vol. 130, pp. 1-15, Journal of Urban Economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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A test of the selection on observables assumption using a discontinuously distributed covariate

Umair Khalil, Neşe Yıldız

(2022), Vol. 226, pp. 423-450, Journal of Econometrics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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2021

Political favoritism by powerful politicians: Evidence from chief ministers in India

Umair Khalil, Mandar Oak, Sundar Ponnusamy

(2021), Vol. 66, pp. 1-18, European Journal of Political Economy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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2020

Neighborhood networks and program participation

Daniel Grossman, Umair Khalil

(2020), Vol. 70, pp. 1-16, Journal of Health Economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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2019

Terrorism and early childhood health outcomes: Evidence from Pakistan

Daniel Grossman, Umair Khalil, Arijit Ray

(2019), Vol. 237, pp. 1-9, Social Science and Medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Social interactions in voting behavior: Evidence from india

Umair Khalil, Sulagna Mookerjee, Ryan Tierney

(2019), Vol. 163, pp. 158-171, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Urban transport and crime: Evidence from unanticipated mass transit strikes

Gregory DeAngelo, Kaj Gittings, Daniel Grossman, Umair Khalil

(2019), Vol. 57, pp. 1718-1737, Economic Inquiry, London, Eng., C1-1

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Identification and estimation of a triangular model with multiple endogenous variables and insufficiently many instrumental variables

Liquan Huang, Umair Khalil, Neşe Yıldız

(2019), Vol. 208, pp. 346-366, Journal of Econometrics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Patrilocal Residence and Women's Social Status: Evidence from South Asia

Umair Khalil, Sulagna Mookerjee

(2019), Vol. 67, pp. 401-438, Economic Development and Cultural Change, Chicago, Ill., C1-1

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2017

Do more guns lead to more crime? Understanding the role of illegal firearms

Umair Khalil

(2017), Vol. 133, pp. 342-361, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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2016

Unit Root Testing and Estimation in Nonlinear ESTAR Models with Normal and Non-Normal Errors

Umair Khalil, Alamgir, Amjad Ali, Dost Khan, Sajjad Khan, Zardad Khan

(2016), Vol. 11, pp. 1-11, PLoS One, San Francisco, Calif., C1-1

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