DEFIC - Working Paper Series

 
 

2018

Nkotsoe, L. & Alhassan, A.L. (2018) Determinants of Life Insurance Penetration in SADC, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS180001

Kambole, C. & Alhassan, A.L. (2018) Interest Rate Ceiling and Financial Sustainability of Microfinance Institutions in Zambia, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS180002

Wahito, I. & Charteris, A. (2018) Effect of Transaction Costs on International Remittance Flows from Developed Countries: A Sub-Saharan Context, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS180003

Chigiji, K. & Alhassan, A.L. (2018) Determinants of Loss Reserve Errors: Evidence from South Africa, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS180004

Boakye, M-A. & Alhassan, A.L. (2018) Corporate Governance and Firm Efficiency in The Long-Term Insurance Market in South Africa, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS180005

 Nthaga, L.  & Alhassan, A.L. (2018) An analysis of the profitability and sustainability of savings and credit cooperatives in Botswana, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS180006

Sibanda, S. & Alhassan, A.L.  (2018) Determinant of sovereign credit ratings in an emerging economy: A case of South Africa, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS180007

Maloba, M. & Alhassan, A.L. (2018) Determinants of Agri-Lending Among Financial Institutions in Kenya, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS180008

Namoloh, J. & Charteris, A. (2018) Savings, Investment and Economic Growth in Namibia, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS180009

Goslar, A. & Ryan, T. (2018) Strategic Risks to Sustainability in Infrastructural Megaprojects, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS180010

Onesimo, M. & Biekpe, N.  (2018) Impact of Financial Inclusion on Financial Development in Zimbabwe, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS180011

Seroka, N. & Alhassan, A.L. (2018) Financing Structure and Performance of MSMEs in South Africa: “The Valley of Death”, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS180012

Motsepe, M. & Alhassan, A.L. (2018) An Industry Level Analysis of Demand for Insurance in South Africa, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS180013

Mulumba, C.M. & Rogers, R. (2018) A study of Foreign Borrowing and Economic Growth in Zambia, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS180014

McGregor, H. & Alhassan, A.L. (2018) A Cross Sectional Study of the Capital Structures of Firms Listed on the JSE, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS180015

Amsterdam, K. & Alhassan, A.L. (2018) Financial innovation and economic growth in Africa, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS180016

2017

Chitiyo, F. & Alhassan, A.L. (2017) Demand for non-life insurance: Evidence from select insurance markets in Africa, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS170001

Mndolwa & Alhassan, A.L. (2017) Determinants of Gender Disparities in Financial inclusion: Insights from Tanzania, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS170002

Kambobe, C. and Mlenga, J. (2017) Investigating the Causes and Effects of Weak Corporate Governance that Hinder Successful Performance of African National Development Banks: A Case Study of Development Bank of Zambia, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS170003

Ndemera, T., Biekpe, N. & Valerie, S. (2017) Liberalisation of capital controls: A review of South African exchange controls and their impact on exchange rate stability, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS170004

Mathebula, P. & Alhassan, A.L. (2017) Catalytic Effects of IMF Agreements on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Inflows in Sub Saharan Africa, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS170005

Nxumalo, L. & Ryan, T. (2017) Fusion of charity and commercial investment principles to maximise social investment in South Africa, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS170006

Hasheela, S. & Alhassan, A.L. (2017) The impact of development finance institutions on the growth of SMEs in Windhoek, Namibia; Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS170007

Nghinpangwa, S. & Rogers, S. (2017) Water infrastructure finance in Namibia: Analysing the participation of State and non-State actors, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS170008

Mwase, J.N. & Alhassan, A.L. (2017) The over indebtedness of public servants in South Africa, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS170009

Oyebanjo, O. & Gossel, S. (2017) Determinants of economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa: Decomposition of exports and imports, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS170010

Tongowona, A. & Charteris, A. (2017) The economic evaluation of aquaculture as a climate change adaptation option in fisher communities of Zimbabwe, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS170011

Muyaba, A. and Mukuddem-Petersen, J. (2017) Public spending and economic growth in Zambia – an econometric analysis, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS170012

Lebohang, P., Charteris, A. and De Kock, J. (2017) Effect of dynamic option hedging on price movements in the South African equity market, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series No DEFWPS170013

2016

Msulwa, B., Biekpe, N. & Abor, J. (2016) The impact of credit constraints on agricultural productivity in Tanzania, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160001

Denoon-Stevens, C. & Biekpe, N. (2016) The impact of remittances on financial sector development: An exploration in the SADC region, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160002

Alhassan, A.L. & Biekpe, N. (2016) Insurance Penetration, Financial Development and Economic Growth: Schumpeter is right in Africa, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160003

Alhassan, A.L. & Biekpe, N. (2016) Do Property-Liability Insurers Create Liquidity? Evidence from South Africa, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160004

Charteris, A. & Rupande, L. (2016) Feedback Trading on the JSE, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160005

Kirigi, L. & Kapfudzaruwa, F. (2016) Investigating ‘Sensemaking’ and ‘Sensegiving’ Capabilities in Building Resilience: The Case of a Manufacturing MSME in Kenya, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160006

Kabengele, G. & Rogers, S. (2016) Comparative Assessment of Matching Grants and Microcredit Interventions in Improving Livelihood of Peasant Farmer in Zambia, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160007

Phiri, L. and Nilsson, W. (2016) Impacts and Issues of a Social Innovation Approach to Development Finance: A Case Study of Zoona, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160008

Memela, M. & Kapfudzaruwa, F. (2016) An investigation into the evolution of Sustainability Reporting among the JSE Top 10 Socially-Responsible Companies, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160009

Govender, T., Mathur-Helm, B. & Biekpe, N. (2016) The Impact of Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment on Financial Performance of Top Empowered Companies Listed on the JSE in South Africa, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160010

Luckscheiter, J. & Giamporcaro, S. (2016) Impact Investing in South Africa: Identifying the Global and Local Forces Shaping an Emerging Investment Market, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160011

Tippoo, A-M. & Daniels, R.C. (2016) Responsible Investment in the South African Pension Fund Industry: A Critical Analysis, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160012

Masunda, C., Abor, J. & Biekpe, N. (2016) Determinants of Non-Performing Loans in a Multicurrency Environment: A Case of Zimbabwe, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160013

Bayen Bayen, E. & Rogers, S. (2016) The Determinants of participation in microfinance and its impact on rural welfare, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160014

Bennot, A. & Giamporcaro, S. (2016) Crowdfunding’s potential in the South African entrepreneurial ecosystem: Is there a role to play in catalysing Venture Capital? Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160015

Verryn, A. & Biekpe, N. (2016) Towards sustainable microfinance: The case of Capitec Bank and Grameen Bank, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160016

Mbugua, A. & Giamporcaro, S. (2016) Linking the Sophistication of Financial Markets in Kenya with the Possible Creation of a Sustainability Index, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160017

Gumede, G. & Toerien, F. (2016) Examining the Introduction and Expiration Price Effect of Warrants on their Underlying Assets: Evidence from the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160018

Ntsalaze, L. & Abor, J. (2016) The Effect of Family Ownership on Performance: Evidence from The South African Clothing and Textiles Manufacturing Industry, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160019

Amparbeng, K. & Abor, J (2016) A Cross Sectional Analysis of SME Failure Within the Industrial Sector: Focus on IDC Funded Investments, Development Finance Centre Working Paper Series DEFWPS160020

 

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