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African Development Review

2011 - 2016

Current editor(s): John C. Anyanwu, Hassan Aly and Kupukile Mlambo

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Volume 28, issue S2, 2016

Issue Information – Author Guidelines pp. iv-iv Downloads
Audrey Verdier-Chouchane
Introduction: Poverty Issues in South Sudan and Sudan pp. 125-131 Downloads
Audrey Verdier-Chouchane and Audrey Verdier-Chouchane
A Comparative Analysis of Multidimensional Poverty in Sudan and South Sudan pp. 132-161 Downloads
Audrey Verdier-Chouchane, Paola Ballon and Jean-Yves Duclos
The Key Role of Education in Reducing Poverty in South Sudan pp. 162-176 Downloads
Audrey Verdier-Chouchane, Abebe Abebe and Audrey Verdier-Chouchane
Child Labour and Schooling in South Sudan and Sudan: Is There a Gender Preference? pp. 177-190 Downloads
Audrey Verdier-Chouchane, Valérie Bérenger and Audrey Verdier-Chouchane
Sudan and South Sudan: Distributional Impact of Public Spending and Taxation pp. 191-218 Downloads
Audrey Verdier-Chouchane, David E. Sahn and Stephen D. Younger

Volume 28, issue S1, 2016

Issue Information – Author Guidelines pp. iv-iv Downloads
Léonce Ndikumana
Foreword pp. 1-1 Downloads
Léonce Ndikumana and Lemma W. Senbet
Causes and Effects of Capital Flight from Africa: Lessons from Case Studies pp. 2-7 Downloads
Léonce Ndikumana and Léonce Ndikumana
Fiscal Policy and Capital Flight in Kenya pp. 8-21 Downloads
Léonce Ndikumana, Dianah Ngui and Joseph Muchai
Why Is There Capital Flight from Developing Countries? The Case of Madagascar pp. 22-38 Downloads
Léonce Ndikumana, Olivier Tiarinisaina Ramiandrisoa and Eric Jean Michel Rakotomanana
Capital Flight and its Determinants: The Case of Ethiopia pp. 39-49 Downloads
Léonce Ndikumana, Alemayehu Geda and Addis Yimer
Capital Flight and Trade Misinvoicing in Zimbabwe pp. 50-64 Downloads
Léonce Ndikumana, Marko Kwaramba, Nyasha Mahonye and Leonard Mandishara
The Institutional Environment and the Link between Capital Flows and Capital Flight in Cameroon pp. 65-87 Downloads
Léonce Ndikumana, Jean-Marie Gankou, Marius Bendoma and Moussé Ndoye Sow
Natural Resources and Capital Flight in Cameroon pp. 88-99 Downloads
Léonce Ndikumana, Hans Tino Ayamena Mpenya, Clarisse Metseyem and Boniface Ngah Epo
Capital Flight from Burkina Faso: Drivers and Impact on Tax Revenue pp. 100-112 Downloads
Léonce Ndikumana, Ameth Saloum Ndiaye and Alain Siri
Impact of Capital Flight on Public Social Expenditure in Congo-Brazzaville pp. 113-123 Downloads
Léonce Ndikumana and André Moulemvo

Volume 28, issue 3, 2016

Nigeria: Should the Government Float or Devalue the Naira? pp. 247-263 Downloads
Perekunah Eregha, Arcade Ndoricimpa, Solomon Olakojo, Mamello Nchake, Owen Nyang'oro and Edith Togba
Fiscal Incidence in Tanzania pp. 264-276 Downloads
Stephen D. Younger, Flora Myamba and Kenneth Mdadila
Capital Inflows and Economic Growth in Nigeria: The Role of Macroeconomic Policies pp. 277-290 Downloads
Philip Ifeakachukwu Nwosa and Temidayo Oladiran Akinbobola
External Debt and Growth Dynamics in Nigeria pp. 291-303 Downloads
Ibrahim Mohammed Adamu and Rajah Rasiah
HIV/AIDS Sero-prevalence and Socio-economic Status: Evidence from Uganda pp. 304-318 Downloads
Ibrahim Kasirye
Do Basel III Higher Common Equity Capital Requirements Matter for Bank Risk-taking Behaviour? Lessons from South Africa pp. 319-331 Downloads
Kolade Sunday Adesina and John Weirstrasd Muteba Mwamba
Does Information Sharing Promote or Detract from Bank Returns: Evidence from Ghana pp. 332-343 Downloads
Baah Aye Kusi, Elikplimi Komla Agbloyor, Vera Ogeh Fiador and Kofi Achampong Osei
Technical Change and Total Factor Productivity Growth in the Tunisian Manufacturing Industry: A Malmquist Index Approach pp. 344-356 Downloads
Maha Kalai and Kamel Helali
Remittances and Financial Development: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 357-367 Downloads
Kevin Williams

Volume 28, issue 2, 2016

What Drives Structural Transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa? pp. 157-169 Downloads
Justice Tei Mensah, George Adu, Anthony Amoah, Kennedy Kwabena Abrokwa and Joseph Adu
Accounting for Gender Equality in Secondary School Enrollment in Africa pp. 170-191 Downloads
John Anyanwu
The Tiebout Hypothesis in Africa: Evidence from Angola pp. 192-200 Downloads
Carlos Barros and Jelson Serafim
Does Entrepreneurship Promote Economic Growth in Africa? pp. 201-214 Downloads
Michael Adusei
The Comparative Economics of Catch-up in Output per Worker, Total Factor Productivity and Technological Gain in Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 215-228 Downloads
John Ssozi and Simplice Asongu
Determinants of Bribery: Theory and Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 229-240 Downloads
Riccardo Pelizzo, Eduardo Araral, Anton Pak and Wu Xun
Stephen Meintjes and Michael Jacques, Our Land, Our Rent, Our Jobs: Uncovering the Explosive Potential for Growth via Resource Rentals ( Shepheard-Walwyn (Publishers) Ltd, London, UK, 2015 ) pp. 241-243 Downloads
Brian Hodgkinson

Volume 28, issue 1, 2016

Growth and Institutions: A Potential Medicine for the Poor in Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 1-17 Downloads
Eric Akobeng
Empirical Analysis of the Key Drivers of Income Inequality in West Africa pp. 18-38 Downloads
John Anyanwu, Andrew E. O. Erhijakpor and Emeka Obi
L'importance des reformes institutionnelles dans l'attractivité des IDE dans les Etats en période de post conflit d'Afrique subsaharienne: Une analyse empirique pp. 39-52 Downloads
Lewis Gakpa
Dividend Payment Behaviour and its Determinants: The Nigerian Evidence pp. 53-63 Downloads
Rihanat Idowu Abdulkadir, Nur Adiana Hiau Abdullah and Woei-Chyuan Wong
Does Economic Freedom Enhance the Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on Economic Growth in North African Countries? A Panel Data Analysis pp. 64-74 Downloads
Nahed Zghidi, Imen Mohamed Sghaier and Zouheir Abida
Wage Differentials in Cameroon: A Gendered Analysis pp. 75-91 Downloads
Francis Menjo Baye, Boniface Ngah Epo and Jean Ndenzako
The Threat of Domestic Violence and Women Empowerment: The Case of West Africa pp. 92-103 Downloads
Saikou Amadou Diallo and Marcel Voia
Relative Contribution of Child Labour to Household Farm and Non-Farm Income in Ghana: Simulation with Child's Education pp. 104-115 Downloads
Isaac Koomson and Simplice Asongu
Public Debt and Economic Growth in Ghana pp. 116-126 Downloads
Victor Owusu-Nantwi and Christopher Erickson
Infectious Diseases, Longevity and Labour Productivity in Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 127-139 Downloads
Adedayo Adedeji and Anthony Akinlo
Survival Analysis of Regional Unemployment in Uganda: Evidence from the Uganda National Panel Survey (UNPS) pp. 140-154 Downloads
Corti Lakuma, Robert Marty and Annette Kuteesa

Volume 27, issue S1, 2015

Aid, Growth and Employment in Africa pp. 1-4 Downloads
Sam Jones, John Page, Abebe Shimeles, Finn Tarp, Sam Jones, John Page, Abebe Shimeles and Finn Tarp
Aid, Growth and Jobs pp. 5-16 Downloads
Sam Jones, John Page, Abebe Abebe, Finn Tarp and Gary Fields
Aid, Employment and Poverty Reduction in Africa pp. 17-30 Downloads
Sam Jones, John Page, Abebe Shimeles, Finn Tarp, John Page and Abebe Shimeles
Employment Effects of Multilateral Development Bank Support: The Case of the African Development Bank pp. 31-43 Downloads
Sam Jones, John Page, Abebe Shimeles, Finn Tarp, Anthony Simpasa, Abebe Shimeles and Adeleke O. Salami
Is Small Beautiful? Small Enterprise, Aid and Employment in Africa pp. 44-55 Downloads
Sam Jones, John Page, Abebe Abebe, Finn Tarp, John Page and Måns Söderbom
Priorities for Boosting Employment in Sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence for Mozambique pp. 56-70 Downloads
Sam Jones, John Page, Abebe Abebe, Finn Tarp, Sam Jones and Finn Tarp

Volume 27, issue 4, 2015

Regional Comparison of Foreign Direct Investment to Africa: Empirical Analysis pp. 345-363 Downloads
John Anyanwu and Nadège D. Yaméogo
Exchange Rate Dynamics and the Skill Structure of Labor Demand in Tunisian Manufacturing Industries pp. 364-376 Downloads
Mourad Zmami and Ousama Ben-Salha
The Slow Economic Growth in Algeria: A Comparative Study with Respect to South Korea pp. 377-391 Downloads
Mohammed Bouznit, Mohamed Yassine Ferfera and Maria Pablo-Romero
What Drives Foreign Direct Investment in Africa? An Empirical Investigation with Panel Data pp. 392-402 Downloads
Abdoul’ Ganiou Mijiyawa
Access to Schooling and Staying in School in Selected Sub-Saharan African Countries pp. 403-414 Downloads
Mathias Kuépié, David Shapiro and Michel Tenikue
International Reserves Holdings in the CEMAC Area: Adequacy and Motives pp. 415-427 Downloads
Samba Michel Cyrille
Inclusive Human Development in Pre-crisis Times of Globalization-driven Debts pp. 428-442 Downloads
Simplice Asongu, Uchenna Efobi and Ibukun Beecroft
Caractéristiques et déterminants du chômage des jeunes au Cameroun: le rôle prépondérant du diplôme et du sexe pp. 443-455 Downloads
Issofou Njifen
Interactive Impact of Armed Conflicts on Foreign Direct Investments in Africa pp. 456-468 Downloads
Abel Ebeh Ezeoha and John Okereke Ugwu
Private Capital Flows and Economic Growth of Sub-Saharan African Countries pp. 469-483 Downloads
Ibrahim Alley

Volume 27, issue 3, 2015

Financial Globalization and Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence from Panel Cointegration Tests pp. 187-198 Downloads
Tajudeen Egbetunde and Anthony Akinlo
What Drives Foreign Direct Investments into West Africa? An Empirical Investigation pp. 199-215 Downloads
John Anyanwu and Nadege D. Yameogo
Hétérogénéité des Effets de l'aide sur la Croissance Economique en Afrique Subsaharienne: Évidences Comparatives entre Pays Stables et Pays en Post Conflit pp. 216-229 Downloads
Douzounet Mallaye and Urbain Thierry Yogo
Monetary Policy under Uncertainty in WAEMU: Parsimonious Model and Central Bank Preferences pp. 230-247 Downloads
N'Yilimon Nantob
Insurance and Economic Growth Nexus in Nigeria: Asymmetric Non-Linear Relationship under Heterogeneous Agents pp. 248-261 Downloads
David Olayungbo
How Relevant Is the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM) for Tests of Market Efficiency on the Nigerian Stock Exchange? pp. 262-273 Downloads
Oghenovo A. Obrimah, Jacob Alabi and Blessing Ugo-Harry
Enhancing North Africa's Infrastructure for Improved Competitiveness pp. 274-287 Downloads
Urbain Thierry Yogo and Audrey Verdier-Chouchane
The Role of Renewable Energy Consumption and Trade: Environmental Kuznets Curve Analysis for Sub-Saharan Africa Countries pp. 288-300 Downloads
Mehdi Ben Jebli, Slim Ben Youssef and Ilhan Ozturk
Youth Unemployment Duration and Competing Exit States: What Hides Behind Long Spells of Black Youth Unemployment in South Africa? pp. 301-314 Downloads
Zaakirah Ismail and Umakrishnan Kollamparambil
Assessing Indicators of Currency Crisis in Ethiopia: Signals Approach pp. 315-330 Downloads
Kelbesa Megersa and Danny Cassimon
Executive Compensation, Ownership Structure and Loan Quality of Banks in Ghana pp. 331-341 Downloads
Gifty Adjei-Mensah, Mohammed Amidu and Joshua Yindenaba Abor

Volume 27, issue 2, 2015

The Demand for Public Health Care and the Progressivity of Health Care Services in Ghana pp. 79-91 Downloads
Mawuli Gaddah, Alistair Munro and Peter Quartey
A Spatial, Non-parametric Analysis of the Determinants of Food Insecurity in Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 92-105 Downloads
Maria Sassi
Price Transmission Asymmetry in Spatial Grain Markets in Ethiopia pp. 106-116 Downloads
Kifle Wondemu
Microfinance Institutions in Ethiopia, Kenya and Uganda: Loan Outreach to the Poor and the Quest for Financial Viability pp. 117-129 Downloads
Gashaw Tsegaye Ayele
Foreign Ownership and Labour in Sub-Saharan African Firms pp. 130-144 Downloads
Neil Foster-McGregor, Anders Isaksson and Florian Kaulich
Impact des Transferts de Fonds sur le Taux de Change Réel Effectif en Tunisie pp. 145-160 Downloads
Khaled Chnaina and Farid Makhlouf
Testing PPP for the South African Rand/US Dollar Real Exchange Rate at Different Data Frequencies pp. 161-170 Downloads
Guglielmo Maria Caporale and Luis Gil-Alana
Canal du commerce extérieur, politiques publiques et spécialisation des PED africains: étude empirique pp. 171-184 Downloads
Giscard Assoumou Ella and Cécile Bastidon

Volume 27, issue 1, 2015

Analysing Inflation Dynamics in Ghana pp. 1-13 Downloads
Philip Adom, Fidelis Zumah, Abdul Wahab Mubarik, Afia Boatenmaa Ntodi and Charles Nathaniel Darko
Health Status and Labour Force Participation in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Dynamic Panel Data Analysis pp. 14-26 Downloads
Jacob Novignon, Justice Nonvignon and Eric Arthur
Trade Liberalization and Intra-Regional Trade: A Case of Selected ECOWAS Countries pp. 27-40 Downloads
Mohammed Shuaibu
Can Interactions between Financing and Investment Activities Have Dissimilar Effects on Inflation and Exchange Rates? pp. 41-51 Downloads
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Importance des Politiques Financières dans la Croissance Economique en zone CEMAC: Approche en Données de Panel pp. 52-66 Downloads
Roger Tsafack Nanfosso and Christian Nguena
Regional Economic Integration and Economic Growth in the COMESA Region, 1980–2010 pp. 67-77 Downloads
Henry Karamuriro Tumwebaze and Alex Thomas Ijjo
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