Keyword: Sub-Saharan Africa

Import tariff pass-through effect and the spatial distribution of domestic consumer go...
The study of import tariffs pass-through has been observed to be cr...
Haroon Bhorat, Everisto Mugocha
Working Paper
Capital Account Liberalization and Capital Flows to Sub-Saharan Africa: A Panel Thresho...
Capital inflows to Sub-Saharan Africa have been increasing over the...
Tamara E. Mughogho, Imhotep P. Alagidede
Policy Brief
Effect of Financial Development on Economic Growth in sub-Saharan African: Does Sectora...
The role of financial sector development in economic growth has rec...
Paul Alagidede, Muazu Ibrahim
Policy Brief
Shaking out or shaking in: The impact of Zimbabwe's economic crisis on the country's ma...
Zimbabwe had one of the world’s worst economic crises from th...
Nicholas Masiyandima, Lawrence Edwards
Working Paper
Naturally Available Pollinator Decline Will Decrease Household Food and Increase Gender...
This multi-country analysis studies the food security implications ...
Byela Tibesigwa
Working Paper
Financial Structure and Economic Growth: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa
This study examines the effect of financial structure on economic g...
Eftychia Nikolaidou, Naomi M. Mathenge
Policy Brief
Electricity crisis and the effect of CO2 emissions on infrastructure-growth nexus in Su...
Sub Saharan Africa (SSA) has the greatest proportion of its populat...
Paul Alagidede, Chengete Chakamera
Policy Brief
Nonlinearities in Financial Development–Economic Growth Nexus: Evidence from sub–Sahara...
The impact of financial development on economic growth has received...
Paul Alagidede, Muazu Ibrahim
Policy Brief
Teacher human capital, teacher effort and student achievements in Kenya
Although research generally shows that teachers matter for student ...
Justine Burns, Fredrick M. Wamalwa
Policy Brief
Institutions and Other Determinants of Total Factor Productivity in Sub-Saharan Africa
The primacy of factors of production, such as labour and capital, o...
Olusegun A. Akanbi, David Fadiran
Working Paper
Aid Volatility and Structural Economic Transformation in sub-Saharan Africa
To what extent does Official Development Assistance (ODA) volatilit...
Thomas Yeboah, Muazu Ibrahim, Emmanuel Kumi
Policy Brief
Does Infrastructure Really Explain Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa
Given the well-known public infrastructure deficit in Sub-Saharan A...
Odongo Kodongo, Kalu Ojah
Policy Brief
An evaluation of the cost and revenue efficiency of the Zimbabwean banking sector
Banking sector efficiency measures the proximity of a decision maki...
Sanderson Abel, Pierre Le Roux
Policy Brief
Globalisation and Conflict: Evidence from sub Saharan Africa
This study contributes to the conflict literature by investigating ...
Manoel Bittencourt, Carolyn Chisadza
Policy Brief
Aid Volatility and Structural Economic Transformation in sub-Saharan Africa: Does Finan...
This paper departs from the traditional aid–economic growth studies...
Thomas Yeboah, Muazu Ibrahim, Emmanuel Kumi
Working Paper
Birth order effects on education attainment and child labour: Evidence from Lesotho
Education (both school enrolment and achievement) is low in much of...
Ramaele Moshoeshoe
Policy Brief
Financial sector development, economic volatility and shocks in sub-Saharan Africa
The role of financial sector development in economic volatility has...
Paul Alagidede, Muazu Ibrahim
Policy Brief
Foreign aid and foreign direct investment in Sub-Sahara Africa: A panel data analysis
This study examines the relationship between foreign aid and foreig...
Nara Monkam, Kafayat Amusa, Nicola Viegi
Policy Brief
What price level data tells us about consumer price rigidity in Zimbabwe: Evidence from...
Sometimes countries adopt new currencies which are not their own as...
Neil Rankin, Mike Nyawo
Policy Brief
Inflation dynamics in a dollarised economy: the case for Zimbabwe
The rapid and sustained loss in value of the Zimbabwean dollar, whi...
Pierre Le Roux, William Kavila
Policy Brief
Effects of wildlife resources on community welfare: Income, poverty and inequality
This paper demonstrates the importance of wildlife in the portfolio...
Edwin Muchapondwa, Herbert Ntuli
Working Paper
Globalisation and Conflict: Evidence from sub-Saharan Africa
Stephen Pinker (2011) advances that various forms of violence such ...
Carolyn Chisadza, Manoel Bittencourt
Working Paper
An application of Panzar-Rosse Approach in assessing banking sector competition in Zimb...
An assessment of bank competition is important for a number of reas...
Pierre Le Roux, Sanderson Abel
Policy Brief
An evaluation of the cost and revenue efficiency of the banking sector in Zimbabwe
The study was meant to evaluate the cost and revenue efficiency of ...
Sanderson Abel, Pierre Le Roux
Working Paper
The political and economic dynamics of foreign aid: A case study of United States and C...
The study revisits the issue of the determinants of (development) a...
Nara Monkam, Kafayat Amusa, Nicola Viegi
Policy Brief
Construction, institutions and economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa
The construction sector in developing countries has propelled econo...
Jones O. Mensah, Paul Alagidede
Policy Brief
The Fertility Transition: Panel Evidence from sub-Saharan Africa
We investigate the effects of different socioeconomic indicators on...
Manoel Bittencourt, Carolyn Chisadza
Policy Brief
Foreign aid and Foreign direct investment in Sub-Saharan Africa: A panel data analysis
Funding constraints experienced by Sub-Saharan African (SSA) countr...
Nicola Viegi, Nara Monkam, Kafayat Amusa
Working Paper
Comovement between Africa and advanced economies, 1980-2011
This paper addresses that gap by analyzing business cycle comovemen...
Alain Kabundi, Elsabé Loots, Carike Claassen
Policy Brief
Assessing banking sector competition in Zimbabwe using a Panzar-Rosse Approach
This paper assesses the level of competition in Zimbabwe’s banking ...
Sanderson Abel, Pierre Le Roux
Working Paper
The Political and Economic Dynamics of Foreign Aid in Africa: A case study of United St...
The foreign aid arena as it pertains to the African continent has t...
Nara Monkam, Kafayat Amusa, Nicola Viegi
Working Paper
Taxes rates, economic crisis and tax evasion: Evidence using Zimbabwe and South Africa ...
Prompted by the theoretical ambiguity in the relationships between ...
Marko Kwaramba, Calvin Mudzingiri
Working Paper
Recent Growth Performance in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA): What should Policy Makers in the...
The recent decades have witnessed a series of global turbulence wit...
Beatrice D. Simo-Kengne
Policy Brief
Financial Innovation and Money Demand in Sub-Saharan Africa
Understanding the relationship between money demand and its determi...
John P. Dunne, Elizabeth Kasekende
Policy Brief
What explains the recent growth performance in Sub-Saharan Africa? Results from a Bayes...
This paper empirically identifies the main driving forces behind th...
Beatrice D. Simo-Kengne
Working Paper
The data revolution in African economic history
Big Data can be consequential for the field of history. The surge i...
Johan Fourie
Working Paper

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