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Workplace:Instituut voor Ontwikkelingsbeleid en -beheer (IOB) (Institute of Development Policy), Universiteit Antwerpen (University of Antwerp), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2024

  1. Delving deeper into the food security-development finance-governance quality nexus in Sub-Saharan Africa
    IOB Analyses & Policy Briefs, Universiteit Antwerpen, Institute of Development Policy (IOB) Downloads
  2. The differential effects of foreign aid to sub-Saharan Africa
    IOB Discussion Papers, Universiteit Antwerpen, Institute of Development Policy (IOB) Downloads

2023

  1. Exploring how land inheritance shapes youth migration and work choices in rural Nigeria
    Policy briefs, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads

2022

  1. The gender-remittances nexus and the impact of COVID-19
    IOB Working Papers, Universiteit Antwerpen, Institute of Development Policy (IOB) Downloads
  2. The impact of governance and capital flows on food and nutrition security and undernourishment: further evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa
    IOB Working Papers, Universiteit Antwerpen, Institute of Development Policy (IOB) Downloads
  3. The influence of COVID-19 on remittances: potential development outcomes
    IOB Discussion Papers, Universiteit Antwerpen, Institute of Development Policy (IOB) Downloads

2021

  1. Does Soil and Water Conservative Practices Influence Crop Productivity and Household Welfare? Evidence from Rural Nigeria
    2021 Conference, August 17-31, 2021, Virtual, International Association of Agricultural Economists Downloads
  2. Variability in agricultural productivity and rural household consumption inequality: Evidence from Nigeria and Uganda
    NSSP working papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article Variability in agricultural productivity and rural household consumption inequality: Evidence from Nigeria and Uganda, Agricultural Economics, International Association of Agricultural Economists (2021) Downloads View citations (7) (2021)

2020

  1. Polygynous family structure and child undernutrition in Nigeria
    NSSP working papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads
    See also Journal Article Polygynous Family Structure and Child Undernutrition in Nigeria, Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals (2021) Downloads View citations (6) (2021)

2019

  1. Effect of Conflict and Food Price Shocks on Calorie Intake and Acute Malnutrition in Nigeria: A Micro-Panel Data Analysis
    93rd Annual Conference, April 15-17, 2019, Warwick University, Coventry, UK, Agricultural Economics Society - AES Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Polygynous family structure and child undernutrition in Africa: empirical evidence from Nigeria
    2019 Sixth International Conference, September 23-26, 2019, Abuja, Nigeria, African Association of Agricultural Economists (AAAE)
  3. Role of Land Access in Youth Migration and Youth Employment Decisions: Empirical Evidence from Rural Nigeria
    Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research Papers, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics, Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security (FSP) Downloads
    Also in NSSP working papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2018) Downloads View citations (1)

2018

  1. Agricultural public expenditures, sector performance, and welfare in Nigeria: A state-level analysis
    NSSP working papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Examining perceived land tenure security and dispute resolution pathway preferences among landholders: Implications for land governance reforms in Nigeria
    92nd Annual Conference, April 16-18, 2018, Warwick University, Coventry, UK, Agricultural Economics Society Downloads
  3. Grain price seasonality in Kebbi state, Nigeria
    NSSP working papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Grain storage and marketplace characteristics in Kebbi State, Nigeria
    NSSP working papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Nigeria’s macroeconomic crisis explained
    NSSP working papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (1)
  6. Synopsis: Grain storage and marketplace characteristics in Kebbi state, Nigeria
    NSSP policy notes, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (1)
  7. The Paradigm of Governance Quality, Migration and its Implication on Food and Nutritional Security in Sub- Saharan Africa: What does Dynamic Generalized Method of Moments estimation reveal?
    2018 Conference, July 28-August 2, 2018, Vancouver, British Columbia, International Association of Agricultural Economists Downloads View citations (3)
  8. Welfare Effect of Urea Deep Placement (UDP) Technology Adoption among Smallholder Rice Farmers in Kwara State, Nigeria – Analysis of a Randomized Control Trial Experiment
    92nd Annual Conference, April 16-18, 2018, Warwick University, Coventry, UK, Agricultural Economics Society Downloads

2017

  1. Determinants of Environmental Sustainability of Cassava Processing in Selected Local Government Areas of Ogun and Oyo States, Nigeria
    2017 Annual NAAE Conference, October 16-19, Abeokuta, Nigeria, Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists Downloads
  2. How macroeconomic factors may influence agricultural program sustainability: Evidence from Cross River state, Nigeria
    NSSP working papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Macroeconomic Factor Influence on Agricultural Program Sustainability in Kaduna State, Nigeria
    Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research Papers, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics, Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security (FSP) Downloads
    Also in NSSP working papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (2017) Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Synopsis: How macroeconomic factors may influence agricultural program sustainability: Evidence from Cross River state, Nigeria
    NSSP policy notes, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads
  5. Synopsis: Macroeconomic factor influence on agricultural program sustainability in Kaduna state, Nigeria
    NSSP policy notes, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads

2016

  1. Delving deeper into the agricultural transformation and youth employment nexus: The Nigerian case
    NSSP working papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Youth employment, agricultural transformation, and rural labor dynamics in Nigeria
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (3)

2012

  1. Natural Resource Dependence and Economic Performance in the 1970-2000 Period
    OxCarre Working Papers, Oxford Centre for the Analysis of Resource Rich Economies, University of Oxford View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article Natural Resource Dependence and Economic Performance in the 1970–2000 Period, Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell (2011) Downloads View citations (67) (2011)

2010

  1. Aid, Debt Relief and New Sources of Finance for Meeting the Millennium Development Goals
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) (2005) Downloads View citations (22)
  2. The Composition of Aid and the Fiscal Sector in an Aid-Recipient Economy: A Model
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads
    Also in Economics Discussion Paper Series, Economics, The University of Manchester (2003) Downloads View citations (6)
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) (2003) Downloads View citations (6)
  3. The Volatility of Aid
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads
    Also in WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) (2005) Downloads View citations (43)

2008

  1. Aid Effectiveness: Looking at the Aid-Social Capital-Growth Nexus
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article Aid Effectiveness: Looking at the Aid–Social Capital–Growth Nexus, Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell (2009) Downloads View citations (12) (2009)

2006

  1. Aid Allocation and Aid Effectiveness: An Empirical Analysis
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (13)
  2. Multilateral Aid Agencies and Strategic Donor Behaviour
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (24)
  3. On the Empirics of Aid and Growth: A Fresh Look
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (13)

2005

  1. Development Assistance and Development Finance: Evidence and Global Policy Agendas
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (73)
    See also Journal Article Development assistance and development finance: evidence and global policy agendas, Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. (2005) Downloads View citations (69) (2005)
  2. Education, Financial Institutions, Inflation and Growth
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
  3. Examining Private Investment Heterogeneity: Evidence from a Dynamic Panel
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (2)
  4. FDI and Growth: a Causal Relationship
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (44)
  5. Financial Sector Development and Productivity Growth
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (19)
  6. Financial Sector Structure and Financial Crisis Burden: A Model Based on the Russian Default of 1998
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
  7. The Poverty Macroeconomic Policy Nexus: Some Short-Run Analytics
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads

2004

  1. A Contract Perspective on the International Finance Facility
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (3)

2003

  1. Aid Disaggregation, Endogenous Aid and the Public Sector in Aid-Recipient Economies: Evidence from Côte d'Ivoire
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (17)
  2. Financial Sector Development - Futile or Fruitful? An Examination of the Determinants of Savings in Sri Lanka
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (13)
  3. Financial Sector Reforms and Savings Mobilization in Zambia
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Inflation, Output and Perfectly Enforceable Price Controls in Orthodox and Heterodox Stabilization Programmes
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
  5. Loan Processing Costs and Information Asymmetries-Implications for Financial Sector Development and Economic Growth
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (4)
  6. Savings and Financial Sector Development: Panel Cointegration Evidence from Africa
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in 10th International Conference on Panel Data, Berlin, July 5-6, 2002, International Conferences on Panel Data (2002) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article Savings and financial sector development: panel cointegration evidence from Africa, The European Journal of Finance, Taylor & Francis Journals (2008) Downloads View citations (10) (2008)
  7. The International Finance Facility: The UK HM Treasury-DFID Proposal to Increase External Finance to Developing Countries
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (6)
  8. Which Types of Aid Have the Most Impact?
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (15)

2002

  1. Multilateral Development Banks and Private Sector Financing: The Case of IFC
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (2)

1992

  1. The Role of Career Aspirations and Financial Constraints in Individual Access to Vocational Training
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics
    See also Journal Article The Role of Career Aspirations and Financial Constraints in Individual Access to Vocational Training, Oxford Economic Papers, Oxford University Press (1994) Downloads View citations (19) (1994)

1991

  1. Job Training, New Technology and Labour Turnover
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article Job Training, New Technology and Labour Turnover, British Journal of Industrial Relations, London School of Economics (1996) Downloads View citations (16) (1996)
  2. Panel Data Methods vs Seemingly Unrel- A Comparison Using Export Volumes (and Prices)
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics
  3. Workforce Training in the Thatcher Era - Market Forces and Market Failures
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article Workforce Training in the Thatcher Era: Market Forces and Market Failures, International Journal of Manpower, Emerald Group Publishing Limited (1993) Downloads (1993)

Journal Articles

2023

  1. De-risking in development finance: A short primer
    Development Finance Agenda, 2023, 8, (7), 6-8 Downloads
  2. Differences in peri-urban and rural farm production decisions amid policy change in Nigeria
    World Development Perspectives, 2023, 32, (C) Downloads
  3. Factors Affecting Food Security among Households in Nigeria: The Role of Crop Diversity
    Sustainability, 2023, 15, (11), 1-21 Downloads
  4. Foreign aid in a post-pandemic era: some reflections
    Development Finance Agenda, 2023, 8, (5), 8-10 Downloads
  5. Is the current ‘Global Financial Safety Net’ fit for purpose?
    Development Finance Agenda, 2023, 8, (3), 6-8 Downloads
  6. Public Debt Vulnerabilities in LICs: current status and proposed solutions
    Development Finance Agenda, 2023, 8, (8), 12-15 Downloads
  7. The Impact of Food Aid and Governance on Food and Nutrition Security in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Sustainability, 2023, 15, (2), 1-19 Downloads
  8. The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Remittances: Preliminary Evidence at the Global Level
    Review of Development Finance Journal, 2023, 13, (1), 1-20 Downloads

2022

  1. Can development finance help reduce food and nutrition insecurity? What recent research can tell us
    Development Finance Agenda, 2022, 7, (1), 4-5 Downloads
  2. Crises as opportunities? Can the current short-term financial response measures be turned into structural global development finance architecture reforms?
    Development Finance Agenda, 2022, 7, (2), 14-15 Downloads
  3. Land tenure security and preferences to dispute resolution pathways among landholders in Nigeria
    Land Use Policy, 2022, 119, (C) Downloads View citations (3)

2021

  1. Combining household and price data to target food marketing interventions in Nigeria
    Food Security: The Science, Sociology and Economics of Food Production and Access to Food, 2021, 13, (2), 493-505 Downloads
  2. Development Finance in the Post-COVID-19 Era: Implications, Challenges and Opportunities
    Africagrowth Agenda, 2021, 18, (1), 4-9 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Development Finance, Governance Quality and their Impact on Food and Nutrition Security in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Review of Development Finance Journal, 2021, 11, (2), 1-17 Downloads
  4. Polygynous Family Structure and Child Undernutrition in Nigeria
    Journal of Development Studies, 2021, 57, (10), 1640-1661 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper Polygynous family structure and child undernutrition in Nigeria, NSSP working papers (2020) Downloads (2020)
  5. Variability in agricultural productivity and rural household consumption inequality: Evidence from Nigeria and Uganda
    Agricultural Economics, 2021, 52, (1), 19-36 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper Variability in agricultural productivity and rural household consumption inequality: Evidence from Nigeria and Uganda, NSSP working papers (2021) Downloads View citations (4) (2021)

2020

  1. Agricultural Finance Constraints in the Nigerian Agricultural Sector
    The African Finance Journal, 2020, 22, (2), 1-21 Downloads
  2. Governance quality, remittances and their implications for food and nutrition security in Sub-Saharan Africa
    World Development, 2020, 127, (C) Downloads View citations (28)

2019

  1. Correction: Mother’s nutrition-related knowledge and child nutrition outcomes: Empirical evidence from Nigeria
    PLOS ONE, 2019, 14, (4), 1-1 Downloads

2011

  1. Natural Resource Dependence and Economic Performance in the 1970–2000 Period
    Review of Development Economics, 2011, 15, (1), 124-138 Downloads View citations (67)
    See also Working Paper Natural Resource Dependence and Economic Performance in the 1970-2000 Period, OxCarre Working Papers (2012) View citations (1) (2012)

2010

  1. Loan processing costs, information asymmetries and the speed of technology adoption
    Economic Modelling, 2010, 27, (1), 358-367 Downloads View citations (3)

2009

  1. Aid Effectiveness: Looking at the Aid–Social Capital–Growth Nexus
    Review of Development Economics, 2009, 13, (3), 510-525 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper Aid Effectiveness: Looking at the Aid-Social Capital-Growth Nexus, WIDER Working Paper Series (2008) Downloads View citations (9) (2008)
  2. Introduction: Development Aid—Theory, Policies, and Performance
    Review of Development Economics, 2009, 13, (3), 373-381 Downloads

2008

  1. Aid Volatility and Donor–Recipient Characteristics in ‘Difficult Partnership Countries’
    Economica, 2008, 75, (299), 481-494 Downloads View citations (24)
  2. Savings and financial sector development: panel cointegration evidence from Africa
    The European Journal of Finance, 2008, 14, (7), 563-581 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper Savings and Financial Sector Development: Panel Cointegration Evidence from Africa, WIDER Working Paper Series (2003) Downloads View citations (6) (2003)

2007

  1. Aid Modalities and Budgetary Response: Panel Data Evidence
    Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), 2007, 143, (4), 720-741 Downloads View citations (17)
  2. Financial sector structure and financial crisis burden
    Journal of Financial Stability, 2007, 3, (4), 295-323 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Foreign Aid Heterogeneity: Issues and Agenda
    Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), 2007, 143, (4), 585-595 Downloads View citations (16)

2006

  1. Aid Disaggregation and the Public Sector in Aid‐Recipient Economies: Some Evidence from Cote D’Ivoire
    Review of Development Economics, 2006, 10, (3), 434-451 Downloads View citations (18)
  2. FDI and Growth: What Causes What?
    The World Economy, 2006, 29, (1), 9-19 Downloads View citations (146)
  3. Introduction and Overview
    The World Economy, 2006, 29, (1), 1-8 Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Public fiscal behaviour & aid heterogeneity in aid-recipient economies
    Journal of Developing Areas, 2006, 39, (2), 1-15 Downloads View citations (3)

2005

  1. Aid heterogeneity: looking at aid effectiveness from a different angle
    Journal of International Development, 2005, 17, (8), 1019-1036 Downloads View citations (34)
  2. Aid to Africa: an unfinished agenda
    Journal of International Development, 2005, 17, (8), 989-1001 Downloads View citations (20)
  3. Development assistance and development finance: evidence and global policy agendas
    Journal of International Development, 2005, 17, (6), 819-836 Downloads View citations (69)
    See also Working Paper Development Assistance and Development Finance: Evidence and Global Policy Agendas, WIDER Working Paper Series (2005) Downloads View citations (73) (2005)

2002

  1. Aid and Growth in India: Some Evidence from Disaggregated Aid Data
    South Asia Economic Journal, 2002, 3, (1), 19-48 Downloads View citations (31)
  2. Foreign aid and fiscal response: Does aid disaggregation matter?
    Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), 2002, 138, (3), 534-559 Downloads View citations (53)
  3. On The Determinants Of Capital Flight: A New Approach
    Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, 2002, 7, (2), 203-241 Downloads View citations (16)

2001

  1. Old Wine in New Bottles: Testing Causality between Savings and Growth
    Manchester School, 2001, 69, (s1), 97-105 Downloads View citations (68)

1996

  1. Job Training, New Technology and Labour Turnover
    British Journal of Industrial Relations, 1996, 34, (1), 131-150 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper Job Training, New Technology and Labour Turnover, Economics Series Working Papers (1991) View citations (8) (1991)

1994

  1. The Role of Career Aspirations and Financial Constraints in Individual Access to Vocational Training
    Oxford Economic Papers, 1994, 46, (4), 579-604 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper The Role of Career Aspirations and Financial Constraints in Individual Access to Vocational Training, Economics Series Working Papers (1992) (1992)

1993

  1. Workforce Training in the Thatcher Era: Market Forces and Market Failures
    International Journal of Manpower, 1993, 14, (2), 17-32 Downloads
    See also Working Paper Workforce Training in the Thatcher Era - Market Forces and Market Failures, Economics Series Working Papers (1991) View citations (3) (1991)

Books

1997

  1. Commodity Supply Management by Producing Countries: A Case-Study of the Tropical Beverage Crops
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press View citations (9)

Edited books

2011

  1. Security and Development
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (1)

2010

  1. Commodities, Governance and Economic Development under Globalization
    Palgrave Macmillan Books, Palgrave Macmillan View citations (6)
  2. Foreign Aid for Development: Issues, Challenges, and the New Agenda
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press View citations (18)

Chapters

2011

  1. Security and Development: Delving Deeper into the Nexus
    Chapter 1 in Security and Development, 2011 Downloads

2006

  1. Chapter 13 Scaling Up of Foreign Aid and the Emerging New Agenda
    A chapter in Theory and Practice of Foreign Aid, 2006, pp 211-233 Downloads

2005

  1. Savings and Financial Sector Development: Assessing the Evidence
    Chapter 2 in Finance and Development, 2005 Downloads View citations (6)
 
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