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Journal of African Economies

1992 - 2017

Current editor(s): Marcel Fafchamps

From Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE)
Oxford University Press, Great Clarendon Street, Oxford OX2 6DP, UK.
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2003, volume 12, issue Supplement 2

Economic Reforms and Restructuring in Sub-Saharan Africa: An Overview pp. 1-11
Augustin Fosu, Mwangi Kimenyi and Njuguna S. Ndung'u
Development of Financial Markets and Macroeconomic Policy pp. 12-52
Peter Montiel
Financial Liberalisation: The African Experience pp. 53-88
Carmen Reinhart and Ioannis Tokatlidis
Financial Development and Economic Growth: A Review and New Evidence pp. 89-110
Mohsin Khan and Abdelhak S. Senhadji
Recent Developments in African Financial Markets: Agenda for Further Research pp. 111-152
Ernest Aryeetey
The Liberalisation, De-regulation and Privatisation of the Transport Sector in Sub-Saharan Africa: Experiences, Challenges and Opportunities pp. 153-192
Ngila Mwase
Enforcement, Regulation and Development pp. 193-211
Jean-Jacques Laffont

2003, volume 12, issue Supplement 1

Globalisation: An Overview pp. 1-13
David Bevan and Augustin Fosu
Meeting the Challenges of Globalisation pp. 14-34
Michael Mussa
Globalisation and the Challenge for Developing Countries pp. 35-72
Shahid Yusuf
Risk and Reward of Embracing Globalisation: The Governance Factor pp. 73-119
Shang-Jin Wei
Globalisation and Africa pp. 120-150
S. Ibi Ajayi

2003, volume 12, issue 4

Editors' Introduction pp. 473-475
Ravi Kanbur and Anthony Venables
An Inquiry into Cities and their Role in Subnational Economic Growth in South Africa pp. 476-499
Wim Naudé and Waldo Krugell
Return International Migration and Geographical Inequality: The Case of Egypt pp. 500-532
Barry McCormick and Jackline Wahba
Love Thy Neighbour? Evidence from Ethnic Discrimination in Information Sharing within Villages in Côte d'Ivoire pp. 533-563
Mattia Romani
Urban--Rural Inequality in Living Standards in Africa pp. 564-597
David Sahn and David Stifel
Regional or National Poverty Lines? The Case of Uganda in the 1990s pp. 598-624
Simon Appleton
Crime, Isolation and Law Enforcement pp. 625-671
Marcel Fafchamps and Christine Moser
The Least Developed Countries Report 2002: Escaping the Poverty Trap. Geneva: UNCTAD, 2002 pp. 672-678
Stephen Younger

2003, volume 12, issue 3

Does Market Liberalisation Jeopardise Export Quality? Cameroonian Cocoa, 1988--2000 pp. 303-342
Eric F. Tollens and Christopher L. Gilbert
Household Behaviour under Market Failures: How Natural Resource Management in Agriculture Promotes Livestock Production in the Sahel pp. 343-370
CÈline Dutilly-Diane, Elisabeth Sadoulet and Alain de Janvry
Testing for Son Preference in South Africa pp. 371-416
Lata Gangadharan and Pushkar Maitra
Determinants of Trade Policy Reform in Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 417-443
Vinaye D. Ancharaz
Multiparty Competition, Founding Elections and Political Business Cycles in Africa pp. 444-468
Steven Block, Karen E. Ferree and Smita Singh
Africa's Stalled Development: International Causes and Cures. David K. Leonard and Scott Straus. Boulder CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2003. 159 pp. ISBN 1-58826-140-9 pp. 469-470
Anke Hoeffler

2003, volume 12, issue 2

Livestock Pricing in the Northern Kenyan Rangelands pp. 127-155
Christopher Barrett, Francis Chabari, DeeVon Bailey, Peter D. Little and D. Layne Coppock
Free Trade Agreements and the SADC Economies pp. 156-206
Jeffrey D. Lewis, Sherman Robinson and Karen Thierfelder
Growth Linkages, Price Effects and Income Distribution in Sub-Saharan Africa pp. 207-235
Paul Dorosh and Steven Haggblade
Co-operation in Risky Environments: Evidence from Southern Ethiopia pp. 236-270
Nancy McCarthy, Abdul B. Kamara and Michael Kirk
Is Livestock Important for Risk Behaviour and Activity Choice of Rural Households? Evidence from Kenya pp. 271-295
Katsushi Imai
The European Union and Africa: The Restructuring of North--South Relations. William Brown. London: I.B. Taurus, 2002. The Library of International Relations 20. 249 + vi pp pp. 296-298
Oliver Morrissey
The Economic Decline of Zimbabwe: Neither Growth nor Equity. Carolyn Jenkins and John Knight. Palgrave, 2002 pp. 298-301
Jorn Rattso

2003, volume 12, issue 1

Are Manufacturing Exports the Key to Economic Success in Africa? pp. 1-29
Måns S–derbom and Francis Teal
Leading Issues on Africa's Path to Industrialisation: The Role of Support Systems and Instruments pp. 30-40
Kandeh Yumkella and Jebamalai Vinanchiarachi
Do Workers in Africa Get a Wage Premium if Employed in Firms Owned by Foreigners? pp. 41-73
Dirk Willem te Velde
Adjusting to Trade Liberalisation: The Case of Firms in the South African Textile Sector pp. 74-103
Simon Roberts and John Thoburn
Credit Constraints in Manufacturing Enterprises in Africa pp. 104-125
Arne Bigsten, Paul Collier, Stefan Dercon, Marcel Fafchamps, Bernard Gauthier, Jan Willem Gunning, Abena Oduro, Remco Oostendorp, Cathy Patillo, Måns S–derbom, Francis Teal and Albert Zeufack

2002, volume 11, issue suppl_1

Preface pp. i-ii Downloads
Augustin Fosu
Privatisation and Corporate Governance: An Overview pp. 1-9 Downloads
Melvin Ayogu and Augustin Fosu
Experience with Privatisation: A New Institutional Economics Perspective pp. 10-31 Downloads
Mary M. Shirley
Comment on ‘Experience with Privatisation: A New Institutional Economics Perspective’ by Mary Shirley pp. 32-36 Downloads
Christopher Adam
International Evidence on Corporate Governance: Lessons for Developing Countries pp. 37-59 Downloads
Wendy Carlin and Colin Mayer
Comment on ‘International Evidence on Corporate Governance: Lessons for Developing Countries’ by Wendy Carlin and Colin Mayer pp. 60-67 Downloads
Melvin Ayogu
Corporate Governance and Privatisation: Lessons from Transition Economies pp. 68-104 Downloads
Saul Estrin
Comment on ‘Corporate Governance and Privatisation: Lessons from Transition Economies’ by Saul Estrin pp. 105-110 Downloads
Andrea E. Goldstein
Does Privatisation Meet the Expectations in Developing Countries? A Survey and Some Evidence from Africa pp. 111-140 Downloads
Narjess Boubakri and Jean-Claude Cosset
Comment on ‘Does Privatisation Meet the Expectations in Developing Countries? A Survey and Some Evidence from Africa’ by Narjess Boubakri and Jean-Claude Cosset pp. 141-145 Downloads
Lemma W. Senbet

2002, volume 11, issue 4

Bypassing Health Centres in Tanzania: Revealed Preferences for Quality pp. 441-471
Kenneth Leonard, Gilbert R. Mliga and Damen Haile Mariam
Price Discovery: The Case of Millet in Bamako, Mali pp. 472-502
David Bessler and Alpha Kergna
Censored Quantile Regressions of Chronic and Transient Seasonal Poverty in Rwanda pp. 503-541
Christophe Muller
Child Health and Mortality: Does Health Knowledge Matter? pp. 542-560
Jens Kovsted, Claus C. P–rtner and Finn Tarp
The Determinants of Child Labour and Child Schooling in Ghana pp. 561-590
Ranjan Ray
Natural Resource Management in African Agriculture: Understanding and Improving Current Practices. Christopher Barrett, Frank Place and Abdillahi Aboud (eds). CAB International Publishing in association with the International Centre for Research in Agroforestry, 2002, 335 pp pp. 591-595
Alex Winter-Nelson

2002, volume 11, issue 3

A Case of Private Supply of Money in Stateless Somalia pp. 309-325
Jamil A. Mubarak
Changes in Well-being in Zimbabwe, 1990-6: Evidence Using Semi-parametric Density Estimates pp. 326-364
Jeffrey Alwang, Bradford Mills and Nelson Taruvinga
Conflict in Africa: The Cost of Peaceful Behaviour pp. 365-386
Tony Addison, Philippe Le Billon and S. Mansoob Murshed
Monetary Union in West Africa: An Agency of Restraint for Fiscal Policies? pp. 387-412
Paul Masson and Catherine Pattillo
Can Price Incentive to Smuggle Explain the Contraction of the Cocoa Supply in Ghana? pp. 413-439
Aleš BulÌř

2002, volume 11, issue 2

How Low Can You Go? Combining Census and Survey Data for Mapping Poverty in South Africa pp. 169-200
Harold Alderman, Miriam Babita, Gabriel Demombynes, Nthabiseng Makhatha and Berk Özler
The Inflationary Effects of Effective Exchange Rate Depreciation in Selected African Countries pp. 201-218
Mark Holmes
Unit Labour Costs, International Competitiveness, and Exports: The Case of Senegal pp. 219-248
Ahmadou Aly Mbaye and Stephen Golub
Evidence on Informal Insurance in Rural Zimabwe pp. 249-278
Hans Hoogeveen
Feature: Taking Africa Seriously: Introduction pp. 279-281
Marcel Fafchamps
Feature: Taking Africa Seriously: A Case for Enhanced Resource Flow to Facilitate Development and Reduce Poverty pp. 282-307
Ernest Aryeetey

2002, volume 11, issue 1

Special Issue on Social Capital pp. 1-3
Abigail M. Barr
Social Capital, Household Welfare and Poverty in Burkina Faso pp. 4-38
Christiaan Grootaert, Gi-Taik Oh and Anand Swamy
The Effect of Social Capital on Fertiliser Adoption: Evidence from Rural Tanzania pp. 39-60
Jonathan Isham
Self-help Groups and Income Generation in the Informal Settlements of Nairobi pp. 61-89
Eliana La Ferrara
The Functional Diversity and Spillover Effects of Social Capital pp. 90-113
Abigail Barr
Bride Wealth and Household Security in Rural Zimbabwe pp. 114-145
Marleen Dekker and Hans Hoogeveen
Participation and Poverty Reduction: An Analytical Framework and Overview of the Issues pp. 146-168
John Hoddinott
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