Nicholas Odhiambo

University of South Africa - Department of Economics

PO Box 392

Pretoria, 0003

South Africa

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Scholarly Papers (36)

1.

Testing the Quiet Life Hypothesis in the African Banking Industry

Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade,19(1), pp 69-82 (2019)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 24 May 2018 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Financial access; Bank performance; Africa

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Tourism and Social Media in the World: An Empirical Investigation

Journal of Economic Studies, 46(7), pp. 1319-1331 (November, 2019).
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Social Media; Tourism

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Taxation, Foreign Aid and Political Governance in Africa

Forthcoming: European Journal of Comparative Economics
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 May 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Foreign Aid; Political Economy; Development; Africa

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How Enhancing Gender Inclusion Affects Inequality: Thresholds of Complementary Policies for Sustainable Development

Sustainable Development, 28(1), pp. 132-142 (January/February 2020)
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2020
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Africa; Gender; Inclusive development; Sustainable development

5.

Governance and Social Media in African Countries: An Empirical Investigation

Telecommunications Policy, 43(5), pp. 411-425 (June, 2019).
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 08 May 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Governance; Social Media; Africa

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ICT, Financial Access and Gender Inclusion in the Formal Economic Sector: Evidence From Africa

The African Finance Journal, 20(2), pp. 46-66 (2018).
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Africa; Gender; ICT; Inclusive Development

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Financial Access, Governance and Insurance Sector Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Forthcoming: Journal of Economic Studies , EXCAS Working Paper WP/19/044
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 07 Aug 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Insurance; Finance; Governance; Sub-Saharan Africa

8.

The Sustainability of Tourism: Global Comparative Evidence

African Journal of Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure, 9(1), pp.1-14, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Jan 2020
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Tourism Sustainability, Income Level, Generalised Method of Moments (GMM)

9.

Inequality Thresholds, Governance and Gender Economic Inclusion in sub-Saharan Africa

International Review of Applied Economics, 34(1), pp. 94-114 (January, 2020).
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Africa; Gender; Inequality; Inclusive development

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Inequality and the Economic Participation of Women in Sub-Saharan Africa: An Empirical Investigation

Forthcoming: African Journal of Economic and Management Studies, A G D I Working Paper WP/19/027
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 11 Jun 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Africa; Gender; Inclusive development

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Economic Development Thresholds for a Green Economy in Sub-Saharan Africa

Energy Exploration & Exploitation, 38(1), pp. 3-17 (2020).
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 01 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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CO2 Emissions; Economic Development; Africa

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Boosting Quality Education with Inclusive Human Development: Empirical Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa

Journal of Applied Social Science, 13(2), pp. 139-151(2019).
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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education; inclusive human development; Africa

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Foreign Direct Investment, Information Technology and Economic Growth Dynamics in Sub-Saharan Africa

Telecommunications Policy, Volume 44, Issue 1, February 2020, 101838
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2020
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Economic Output; Foreign Investment; Information Technology; Sub-Saharan Africa

14.

Challenges of Doing Business in Africa: A Systematic Review

Journal of African Business, 20(2), pp. 259-268 (May, 2019).
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 21 May 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Business; Development; Africa

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Size, Efficiency, Market Power, and Economies of Scale in the African Banking Sector

Forthcoming: Financial Innovation , A G D I Working Paper No. WP/18/056
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 Jan 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Sub-Saharan Africa; Banks; Lending Rates; Efficiency; Quiet Life Hypothesis; Competition

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Inclusive Development in Environmental Sustainability in Sub-Saharan Africa: Insights from Governance Mechanisms

Sustainable Development, 27(4), pp. 713-724 (2019), A G D I Working Paper WP/19/006
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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CO2 Emissions; Governance; Sustainable Development; Sub-Saharan Africa

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How Enhancing Information and Communication Technology Has Affected Inequality in Africa for Sustainable Development: An Empirical Investigation

Sustainable Development, 27(4), pp. 647-656 (August, 2019).
Posted: 10 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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ICT; Inclusive Development; Africa; Sustainable Development

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Doing Business and Inclusive Human Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

African Journal of Economics and Management Studies, 10(1), pp.2-16 (2019).
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Doing Business; Inclusive Development; Entrepreneurship; Africa

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Human Development Thresholds for Inclusive Mobile Banking in Developing Countries

African Journal of Science, Technology, Innovation and Development, 10(6), pp. 735-744.
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 17 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2018
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Mobile Banking, Quality of Growth, Poverty, Inequality

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Thresholds of Income Inequality that Mitigate the Role of Gender Inclusive Education in Promoting Gender Economic Inclusion in Sub-Saharan Africa

Forthcoming: Social Responsibility Journal, Forthcoming, DOI: 10.1108/SRJ-04-2019-0118
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Dec 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Africa; Inequality; Gender; Inclusive Development

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The Role of ICT in Modulating the Effect of Education and Lifelong Learning on Income Inequality and Economic Growth in Africa

African Development Review, 31(3), pp. 261-274 (2019)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2019
Vanessa S. Tchamyou, Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute, African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Education; Lifelong learning; ICT; Inequality; Africa

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The Mobile Phone, Information Sharing and Financial Sector Development in Africa: A Quantile Regressions Approach

Forthcoming: Journal of the Knowledge Economy. DOI: 10.1007/s13132-019-00603-6, A G D I Working Paper No. WP/19/016
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 May 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Information sharing; Banking sector development; Africa

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Governance, CO2 Emissions and Inclusive Human Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Energy Exploration & Exploitation, 38(1), pp. 18–36 (2020).
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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CO2 emissions; Economic development; Africa

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Inequality and Gender Inclusion: Minimum ICT Policy Thresholds for Promoting Female Employment in Sub-Saharan Africa

European Xtramile Centre of African Studies, (EXCAS), WP/19/076, Telecommunications Policy, DOI: 10.1016/j.telpol.2019.101900, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Africa; ICT; Gender; Inclusive Development

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Income Levels, Governance and Inclusive Human Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Forthcoming: Applied Research in Quality of Life. DOI: 10.1007/s11482-019-09755-8
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Inclusive development; Income levels; Governance; Africa

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Enhancing ICT for Insurance in Africa

Review of Development Finance, Volume 9 Number 2, Dec 2019, p. 16 – 27.
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2020
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Insurance; Information technology

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Enhancing Governance for Environmental Sustainability in Sub-Saharan Africa

Forthcoming, Energy Exploration & Exploitation
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Jan 2020
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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CO2 emissions; Governance; Economic development; Sustainable development; Africa

28.

Governance, Capital Flight and Industrialisation in Africa

Forthcoming: Journal of Economic Structures , EXCAS Working Paper, WP/19/077
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Nov 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Econometric modelling; Capital flight; Governance; Industrialisation; Africa

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Building Knowledge-Based Economies in Africa: A Systematic Review of Policies and Strategies

Journal of the Knowledge Economy. DOI: 10.1007/s13132-019-00617-0
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Nov 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Knowledge economy; Development; Africa

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Insurance Policy Thresholds for Economic Growth in Africa

Forthcoming: The European Journal of Development Research. DOI: 10.1057/s41287-019-00234-2., 2019 European Xtramile Centre of African Studies WP/19/037
Posted: 10 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Insurance; Economic Growth

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Foreign Aid Complementarities and Inclusive Human Development in Africa

Forthcoming in Journal of Social Service Research. DOI:10.1080/01488376.2019.1612821, A G D I Working Paper WP/19/021
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 May 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Foreign Aid; Inclusive Development; Africa

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Enhancing ICT for Quality Education in Sub-Saharan Africa

Education and Information Technologies, 24(5), pp. 2823–2839 (2019).
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2019
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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ICT; Primary School Education; Development; Sub-Saharan Africa

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Remittances, the Diffusion of Information and Industrialisation in Africa

Forthcoming: Contemporary Social Science, 15(1), pp. 98-117 (February, 2020)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2020
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Remittances; Industrialisation; ICT; Africa

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Insurance and Inequality in Sub-Saharan Africa: Policy Thresholds

International Social Science Journal . DOI: 10.1111/issj.12223, Forthcoming , EXCAS Working Paper WP/20/005
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 Mar 2020
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Insurance; Inclusive development; Africa; Sustainable Development

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Social Media and Inclusive Human Development in Africa

Forthcoming: Information Development
Number of pages: 34
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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Social Media; Inclusive development; Income levels; Regions

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The role of Globalization in Modulating the Effect of Environmental Degradation on Inclusive Human Development

Forthcoming in Innovation: The European Journal of Social Science Research. DOI: 10.1080/13511610.2020.1745058
Number of pages: 30
Simplice Asongu and Nicholas Odhiambo
African Governance and Development Institute and University of South Africa - Department of Economics
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C52; O38; O40; O55; P37