JEL code: N27

Economic History: Financial Markets and Institutions: Africa; Oceania

Evolution and measurement of formal institutions in Cote D’Ivoire
This study analyzes the evolution of institutions in Côte d’Ivoire ...
Published: 23 May 2018
Zie Ballo
Working Paper
The measurement of institutions and instability in Democratic Republic of Congo, 1880-2010
This paper introduces a new database for Property Rights, Political...
Published: 24 April 2018
Alain P. Bala
Policy Brief
Nonlinearities in Financial Development–Economic Growth Nexus: Evidence from sub–Sahara...
The impact of financial development on economic growth has received...
Published: 17 January 2018
Paul Alagidede, Muazu Ibrahim
Policy Brief
Measuring political and economic institutions in Ethiopia: c.1888 –2016
This paper presents the first ever set of indices of political and ...
Published: 19 October 2017
Biniam E. Bedasso
Working Paper
Changes in the Liquidity Effect Over Time: Evidence from Four Monetary Policy Regimes
Monetary policy, post Bretton Woods, saw the emergence of the short...
Published: 24 August 2017
Dawid J. van Lill
Policy Brief
7th Annual Meeting of the African Economic History Network: Innovation and the African ...
The African Economic History Network, in association with the Labor...
Published: 24 February 2017
Laboratory for the Economics Africa’s Past, Harvard University’s Centre for African African Studies, ERSA, African Economic History Network
Why local context matters: de jure and de facto property rights in colonial South Africa
For economic transactions, including debt transactions, to occur in...
Published: 12 July 2016
Johan Fourie, Christie Swanepoel
Working Paper
Inflating our troubles: South Africa’s economic performance and the exchange rate
Policy Paper 22 South Africa’s export performance has been disappoi...
Published: 2 June 2016
Marina Marinkov, David Fowkes, Christopher Loewald
Policy Paper
An analysis of the accuracy of South Africa's inflation figures since 1922
This paper assesses the accuracy of South African inflation data si...
Published: 26 October 2015
Jannie Rossouw
Working Paper
The Cape of Perfect Storms: Colonial Africa’s first financial crash, 1788-1793
This paper investigates the causes and consequences of colonial Afr...
Published: 2 April 2015
Roy Havemann, Johan Fourie
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
Savings and economic growth: A historical analysis of the relationship between savings ...
The sub-optimal savings propensity in South Africa the past three d...
Published: 21 January 2014
John W. M. Mwamba, Lorraine Greyling, Grietjie Verhoef
Working Paper
The Equity Premium and Risk-Free Rate Puzzles in a Turbulent Economy: Evidence from 105...
This paper presents a detailed empirical examination of the South A...
Published: 22 September 2012
Andrew van Biljon, Shakill Hassan
Working Paper

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