JEL code: D12

Consumer Economics: Empirical Analysis

The long-term effects of early-life exposure to weather shocks: Evidence from Tanzania
We examine whether early-life exposure to rainfall shocks has a lon...
Published: 29 April 2022
Ermias G. Weldesenbet
Working Paper
‘Learning to export’ and ‘learning to innovate’: Revisiting the relationship between in...
This paper examines the relationship between innovation and export ...
Published: 10 May 2021
Fiona Tregenna, Elvis K. Avenyo, Kwanele Ngwadleka
Working Paper
The effect of cigarette price changes on smoking prevalence by gender: The case of Sout...
South Africa successfully reduced smoking prevalence by substantial...
Published: 19 April 2021
Corné van Walbeek, Nicole Vellios, Zachary Gitonga
Working Paper
The Effect of Tobacco and Alcohol Control Policies on Household Spending Patterns in Ke...
This paper examines the effect of tobacco and alcohol control polic...
Published: 28 May 2020
Abel O. Nyagwachi, Grieve Chelwa, Corné van Walbeek
Working Paper
The Demand for Cigarettes: New Evidence from South Africa
This paper provides an extensive analysis of the demand for cigaret...
Published: 15 May 2018
Alfred K. Mukong, Ernest N. Tingum
Working Paper
Family-type Public Goods and Intra-Household Decision-Making by Co-Resident South Afric...
Intra-household decision-making is a fundamental development issue,...
Published: 2 March 2018
Frederik Booysen, Sevias Guvuriro
Policy Brief
The impact of monetary policy on household consumption in South Africa
The monetary policy committee of South Africa’s Reserve Bank (SARB)...
Published: 30 August 2016
Emmanuel Owusu-Sekyere
Policy Brief
Peer Networks and Tobacco Consumption in South Africa
This paper deepens the empirical analysis of peer networks by consi...
Published: 29 February 2016
Alfred K. Mukong
Policy Brief
Festival fringe production and the long tail
In the past 15 years, there has been a worldwide proliferation of a...
Published: 28 January 2016
Jen D. Snowball, Caitlan Russell
Policy Brief
Assessing the Causal Impact of Tobacco Expenditure on Household Spending Patterns in Za...
This paper adds to the literature on the crowding out effect of tob...
Published: 19 August 2014
Grieve Chelwa
Working Paper
Analyzing the Theoretical and Empirical Foundations of Public Debt Dynamics in Zimbabwe
This paper provides an analysis of the theoretical and empirical fo...
Published: 21 January 2014
Pierre Le Roux, Nebson Mupunga
Working Paper
Evolution of Monetary Policy Transmission Mechanism in Malawi: A TVP-VAR with Stochasti...
This paper investigates the evolution of monetary transmission mech...
Published: 7 November 2013
Manoel Bittencourt, Chance Mwabutwa, Nicola Viegi
Working Paper
Time-Varying Parameter in the Almost Ideal Demand System and the Rotterdam Model: Will ...
This paper assesses the ability of the Rotterdam model and of three...
Published: 18 March 2013
William A. Barnett, Isaac Kalonda-Kanyama
Working Paper
Consumer demand for alcoholic beverages and tobacco in Lesotho: A double-hurdle approach
In this paper, we estimate income elasticities and investigate the ...
Published: 26 September 2012
Ramaele Moshoeshoe
Working Paper
Financial Reforms and Consumption Behaviour in Malawi
The purpose of the study is to examine whether financial reforms im...
Published: 26 September 2012
Manoel Bittencourt, Chance Mwabutwa, Nicola Viegi
Working Paper
Are arts events a good way of augmenting the economic impact of sports? The case of the...
Despite the debate about whether arts consumers are also sports con...
Published: 26 September 2012
Jen D. Snowball
Working Paper
Clean Fuel-Saving Technology Adoption in Urban Ethiopia
The heavy dependence and inefficient utilization of biomass resourc...
Published: 25 September 2012
Steven F. Koch, Abebe Damte
Working Paper
Who is Credit Constrained Among Denied or Discouraged Borrowers?
Since the seminal work of Jappelli (1990), it has become standard t...
Published: 23 September 2012
Albert Touna-Mama, Jacques Ewoudou
Working Paper
The Aid and Maid System - South African Household Data Pitfalls
This paper presents research on South African household expenditure...
Published: 19 September 2012
Steven F. Koch
Working Paper

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