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Incl. Electronic Paper Non-Farm Enterprise Productivity and Spatial Autocorrelation in Rural Africa: Evidence from Ethiopia and Nigeria
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8295
Nkechi Owoo and Wim Naude
University of Ghana and UNU-WIDER
Date Posted: July 12, 2014
Working Paper Series

Incl. Fee Electronic Paper Changing China, Changing Africa: Future Contours of an Emerging Relationship
Asian Economic Policy Review, Vol. 9, Issue 2, pp. 180-197, 2014
Martyn Davies , Peter Draper and Hannah Edinger
Frontier Advisory , Frontier Advisory and Frontier Advisory
Date Posted: July 10, 2014
Accepted Paper Series

African Pride and Vexation in World Cup Development Sportswriting
20:1 Journal of International Communication (2014) (doi: 10.1080/13216597.2014.926282)
Richard J. Peltz-Steele
University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth
Date Posted: June 22, 2014
Accepted Paper Series

Incl. Electronic Paper A Test of the Unraveling Hypothesis: Constitutional Bargaining and the Quality of African Institutions
Roger D. Congleton and Dongwoo Yoo
West Virginia University - Department of Economics and West Virginia University - Department of Economics
Date Posted: June 03, 2014
Working Paper Series
6 downloads

Why Don't Households Invest in Latrines: Health, Prestige, or Safety?
Elena Gross and Isabel Günther
University of Bayreuth Chair Development Economics and BIGSAS and University of Goettingen (Gottingen) - School of Law, Economics, Social Sciences
Date Posted: April 29, 2014
Working Paper Series

Incl. Electronic Paper A Demographic Study of African Attitudes on Bribery
Journal of Accounting, Ethics and Public Policy, Vol. 15, No. 2, 2014
Teresa Hernandez and Robert W. McGee
Florida International University (FIU) and Fayetteville State University
Date Posted: April 26, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
10 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Ethical Perceptions of Bribe Taking in Four Muslim Countries
Journal of Accounting, Ethics and Public Policy, Vol. 15, No. 1, 2014
Teresa Hernandez and Robert W. McGee
Florida International University (FIU) and Fayetteville State University
Date Posted: April 26, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
25 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper How States Facilitate Small Arms Trafficking in Africa: A Theoretical and Juristic Interpretation
African Journal of Criminology and Justice Studies, Vol. 5, Nos.1 & 2, Jan. 2012, pp. 1-18.
Dawn L. Rothe and Jeffrey Ian Ross
Old Dominion University and University of Baltimore - School of Law
Date Posted: April 24, 2014
Working Paper Series
4 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Food Prices and the Incidence of Violence in Africa, 1990-2011
Stijn van Weezel
University of London, Royal Holloway College - Department of Economics
Date Posted: April 02, 2014
Last Revised: June 21, 2014
Working Paper Series
46 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Economic Shocks & Civil Conflict Onset in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1981-2010
Stijn van Weezel
University of London, Royal Holloway College - Department of Economics
Date Posted: April 02, 2014
Working Paper Series
7 downloads

Capital Allowance: Captivating Nuance of Investment Incentives in the Nigerian Manufacturing Sector
Journal of Financial Management and Analysis Vol. 26 (2), 2014
Prince Umor C. Agundu and John Ohaka
Rivers State University of Science and Technology (RSUST) - Department of Banking and Finance and Rivers State University of Science and Technology (RSUST) - Department of Accountancy
Date Posted: April 02, 2014
Accepted Paper Series

Incl. Electronic Paper Contingency in Economic Development: Theory versus Narrative in the Case of Botswana
Oskar Kurer
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
Date Posted: March 16, 2014
Last Revised: March 23, 2014
Working Paper Series
4 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Non-Farm Entrepreneurship in Rural Africa: Patterns and Determinants
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8008
Paula Nagler and Wim Naude
Maastricht University and UNU-WIDER
Date Posted: March 08, 2014
Working Paper Series
15 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Quest for Non-Resource-Based FDI: Do Taxes Matter?
IMF Working Paper No. 14/15
Tidiane Kinda
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Date Posted: February 27, 2014
Working Paper Series
13 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Stunted Growth: Why Don't African Firms Create More Jobs?
Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 353
Leonardo Lacovone , Vijaya Ramachandran and Martin Schmidt
World Bank , Center for Global Development and University of Maryland, College Park
Date Posted: February 07, 2014
Working Paper Series
2 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Is Information Power? Using Mobile Phones and Free Newspapers During an Election in Mozambique
NOVAFRICA Working Paper Series No. 1304
Jenny C. Aker , Paul Collier and Pedro C. Vicente
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy , University of Oxford - Department of Economics and New University of Lisbon - Nova School of Business and Economics
Date Posted: January 25, 2014
Working Paper Series
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Incl. Electronic Paper Why are Women Less Democratic than Men? Evidence from Sub-Saharan African Countries
CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4524
Cecilia García-Peñalosa and Maty Konte
Aix-Marseille University and GREQAM-Aix-Marseille University
Date Posted: January 13, 2014
Working Paper Series
11 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Wealthiest is Not Always Healthiest: What Explains Differences in Child Mortality in West Africa?
Amy Ickowitz
Center for International Forestry Research
Date Posted: January 10, 2014
Working Paper Series
8 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper A Demographic Dividend for Sub-Saharan Africa: Source, Magnitude, and Realization
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7855
David E. Bloom , Salal Humair , Larry Rosenberg , J.P. Sevilla and James Trussell
Harvard University - Harvard School of Public Health , Harvard University , Harvard University , George Mason University and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Date Posted: January 04, 2014
Working Paper Series
17 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Drivers of Growth: Evidence from Sub-Saharan African Countries
IMF Working Paper No. 13/236
Manuk Ghazanchyan and Janet Gale Stotsky
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Date Posted: December 24, 2013
Working Paper Series
31 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Nigerian Students and the 'Allure' of Foreign (UK) Education: A Curious Reflection
African Journal of Business and Economic Research (AJBER) Vol. 8, Nos. 2&3, 2013, pp. 101-118
Nnamdi O. Madichie and Edward Madichie
Canadian University of Dubai and BethAri Nigeria Limited
Date Posted: December 22, 2013
Accepted Paper Series
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Incl. Electronic Paper The Impact of Globalization and Technology Transfer on Manufacturing Employment and Skills in Ethiopia
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7820
Getinet Haile , Ilina Srour and Marco Vivarelli
Policy Studies Institute (PSI) , Catholic University of the Sacred Heart of Milan and SPRU-University of Sussex
Date Posted: December 21, 2013
Working Paper Series
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Incl. Electronic Paper Is Information Power? Using Mobile Phones and Free Newspapers During an Election in Mozambique
Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 328
Jenny C. Aker , Paul Collier and Pedro C. Vicente
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy , University of Oxford - Department of Economics and New University of Lisbon - Nova School of Business and Economics
Date Posted: December 08, 2013
Working Paper Series
25 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Impact of Globalization and Technology Transfer on Manufacturing Employment and Skills in Ethiopia
Nottingham University Business School Research Paper No. 2013-12
Ilina Srour , Getinet Haile and Marco Vivarelli
Catholic University of the Sacred Heart of Milan , Nottingham University Business School and SPRU-University of Sussex
Date Posted: December 06, 2013
Last Revised: December 24, 2013
Accepted Paper Series
37 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Politics of Appearances: Religion, Law, and the Press in Morocco
Muslim World Journal of Human Rights, Volume 4, Issue 2, 2007
Ahmed E. Souaiaia
University of Iowa
Date Posted: December 05, 2013
Last Revised: December 06, 2013
Accepted Paper Series
16 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper 'To Have and Have Not': Migration, Remittances, Poverty and Inequality in Algeria
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7747
David N. Margolis , Luis Miotti , El Mouhoub Mouhoud and Joel Oudinet
Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne , Independent , Univ. Paris Dauphine and CEPN-CNRS-Université Paris-Nord
Date Posted: December 04, 2013
Working Paper Series
6 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Doing Well by Doing Good: The Impact of Foreign Aid on Foreign Public Opinion
Quarterly Journal of Political Science, Forthcoming
Benjamin E. Goldsmith , Yusaku Horiuchi and Terence Wood
University of Sydney , Dartmouth College - Department of Government and Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy
Date Posted: December 01, 2013
Last Revised: February 11, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
202 downloads

Incl. Fee Electronic Paper Trade, Structural Reform, and Institutions in Sub‐Saharan Africa
Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 32, Issue 1, pp. 20-29, 2014
Djeto Assane and Eric P. Chiang
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - College of Business - Center for Business and Economic Research and Florida Atlantic University
Date Posted: November 20, 2013
Accepted Paper Series

Incl. Electronic Paper Public Investment in Irrigation and Training for an Agriculture-Led Development: A CGE Approach for Ethiopia
Partnership for Economic Policy Working Paper 2013-02
Lulit Mitik Beyene and Ermias Engeda
Institute for Economic and Social Development Research and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) - Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR)
Date Posted: November 11, 2013
Working Paper Series
21 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Market Economy, Democracy, or Rule of Law? What Should Be Prioritized to Promote Development?
Challenging Boundaries - Essays in Honor of Roland Bieber, NOMOS, Baden-Baden, 2007
Frank Emmert
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Date Posted: October 18, 2013
Accepted Paper Series
23 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Informal Economy and Family Preservation in Africa
Warner P. Woodworth
Brigham Young University
Date Posted: October 16, 2013
Working Paper Series
6 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Measuring the Contribution of Extractive Industries to Local Development: The Case of Oil Companies in Nigeria
ESSEC Working Paper 1109
Abdou Ka Diongue II , Gael Giraud and Cécile Renouard
Université Gaston Berger de Saint-Louis , French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) - Bureau of Economic Theory and Application (BETA) and ESSEC Business School
Date Posted: October 01, 2013
Working Paper Series
6 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Lessons from South Africa on the Management and Development of Water Resources for Inclusive and Sustainable Growth
Mike Muller
University of the Witwatersrand - Graduate School of Public and Development Management
Date Posted: September 30, 2013
Working Paper Series
9 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Influence of Venture Capital on Financial Management of Small and Medium Enterprises in Kenya
The Exchange, Vol. 2, No. 1, July 2013
Florence Memba , Roselyn W. Gakure and Karanja Kabare
Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology , Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology and Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology
Date Posted: September 25, 2013
Accepted Paper Series
44 downloads

Incl. Fee Electronic Paper Effects of Transitory Shocks to Aggregate Output on Consumption in Poor Countries
CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9658
Markus Brückner and Mark Gradstein
National University of Singapore (NUS) and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics
Date Posted: September 24, 2013
Working Paper Series

Incl. Fee Electronic Paper Africa's Statistical Tragedy
Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 59, pp. S9-S15, 2013
Shantayanan Devarajan
World Bank Africa Region
Date Posted: September 05, 2013
Accepted Paper Series

Testing Calendar Effect on Nigerian Stock Market Returns: Methodological Approach
Journal of Financial Management And Analysis Vol. 26 (1), 2013
Eseoghene Joseph Idolor , Osazee Frank Ogieva and I.O. Osamwonyi
University of Benin - Department of Banking and Finance , University of Benin and University of Benin
Date Posted: September 03, 2013
Accepted Paper Series

Incl. Electronic Paper The Role of Polygyny in the Intra-Household Efficiency of Agricultural Production in West Africa
CIRPEE Working Paper 13-23
Anyck Dauphin
University of Quebec in Outaouais (formerly University of Quebec at Hull)
Date Posted: September 03, 2013
Last Revised: September 25, 2013
Working Paper Series
10 downloads

Incl. Fee Electronic Paper The Value of Democracy: Evidence from Road Building in Kenya
CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9627
Robin Burgess , Remi Jedwab , Edward Miguel , Ameet Morjaria and Gerard Padro I. Miquel
London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics , George Washington University , University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics , London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Date Posted: September 03, 2013
Working Paper Series

Incl. Electronic Paper Dynamics and Time Scope of Post War Recovery Required for Compensating Civil War Economic Losses
CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4361
Chang Woon Nam and Jan Schumacher
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and University of Bundeswehr Munich
Date Posted: August 29, 2013
Working Paper Series
6 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Ineffectiveness of Official Development Assistance in Ethiopia and Sudan
C. Smith
Webster University (DC / National Capital Region Campus)
Date Posted: August 29, 2013
Working Paper Series
89 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Revisiting the Effectiveness of African Economic Integration: A Meta-Analytic Review and Comparative Estimation Methods
Sylvanus Afesorgbor
University of Aarhus
Date Posted: August 26, 2013
Working Paper Series
17 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Religion and AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa: Unbundling Religious Institutions
Amanda Mandzik and Andrew T. Young
West Virginia University - College of Business and Economics and West Virginia University - College of Business and Economics
Date Posted: August 23, 2013
Working Paper Series
57 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper International Business Travel & the Small and Medium Enterprises in Ghana: A Commentary
African Journal of Business and Economic Research, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 147-162, 2013
Jerry Kolo and Nnamdi O. Madichie
American University of Sharjah and Canadian University of Dubai
Date Posted: August 22, 2013
Accepted Paper Series
17 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Tax Administration Reform in the Francophone Countries of Sub-Saharan Africa
IMF Working Paper No. 13/173
Patrick Fossat and Michel Bua
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Date Posted: August 08, 2013
Working Paper Series
17 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Industrial Policy in Egypt 2004-2011
Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik Discussion Paper 13/2013,
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
Date Posted: July 18, 2013
Working Paper Series
46 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Smart Power for Hard Problems: The Role of Special Operation Forces Strengthening the Rule of Law and Human Rights in Africa
1 U. Balt. J. Int'l L. 154 et. seq. (2013)
Kevin H. Govern
Ave Maria School of Law
Date Posted: July 12, 2013
Accepted Paper Series
14 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Explaining Why Structural Transformation Did Not Occur in Cote D'Ivoire
Felix Fofana N'Zue
ECOWAS
Date Posted: June 19, 2013
Working Paper Series
11 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Remittances and Protests in Africa
Jesse Acevedo
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Political Science
Date Posted: June 13, 2013
Working Paper Series
11 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Commodity Export Diversification in Rwanda - Many Export Discoveries with Little Scaling-Up
Vandana Chandra , Ying Li and Israel Osorio-Rodarte
World Bank , World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: June 13, 2013
Working Paper Series
3 downloads


 

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