Journal Articles and Working Papers by MWG Researchers

Journal Articles
  1. Akande, J. O., & Kwenda, F. (2017). Competition and Stability of Sub-Saharan African Commercial Banks; A GMM Analysis. Acta Universitatis Danubius. Œconomica, 13(2).
  2. Morakinyo, A. E., & Sibanda, M. (2017). Non-Performing Loans and Economic Growth in Nigeria: A Dynamic Analysis. SPOUDAI-Journal of Economics and Business, 66(4), 61-81.
  3. Olarewaju, O.M., Doorasamy M., Oladejo, T.M. (2017). Nexus of Working Capital Management and Firm Performance in Nigerian Food and Beverages Industries: A Link with Risk-Return Theory. Journal of Economics and Behavioural Studies, 9(1), 90-98.
  4. Gisanabagabo, S. and Ngalawa, H. (2016). Measuring Commercial Bank’s Efficiency in Rwanda: A Stochastic Frontier Analysis, International Business Management, 10(24): 5777-5786
  5. Kutu, A.A., Akinola, W.G. and Nzimande, N.P. (2016). Monetary Policy and Output Growth Forecasting in a SVAR Perspective, International Journal of Economics & Finance, 8(7): 1916-9728
  6.  Kutu, A.A. and Ngalawa, H. (2016). Monetary Policy and Industrial Sector Performance in South Africa, Journal of Economics and Behavioral Studies, 8(3): 26-40 
  7. Kutu, A. and Ngalawa, H. (2016). Exchange rate volatility and Global Shocks in Russia: An Application of GARCH and APARCH Models, Investment Management and Financial Innovations, 13(4-1): 203-211
  8. Kutu, A. and Ngalawa, H. (2016). Dynamics of industrial production in BRICS countries. International Journal of Economics and Finance Studies, 8(1):1309-8055
  9. Kutu, A. and Ngalawa, H. (2016). Monetary Policy Shocks and Industrial Output in BRICS. SPOUDAI: Journal of Economics and Business, 66(3): 3-24.
  10. Morakinyo AE and Sibanda M (2016). The determinants of non-performing loans in the MINT countries. Journal of Economics and Behavioral Studies, 7(3), pp. 923-940.
  11. Ngalawa, H., Tchanatchana, F. and Viegi, N. (2016). Banking Instability and Deposit Insurance: The Role of Moral Hazard, Journal of Applied Economics, XIX(2): 323-350
  12. Nzimande, N.P. and Kohler, M., 2016. On the Validity of Purchasing Power Parity: Evidence from Energy Exporting Sub-Saharan Africa Countries. SPOUDAI-Journal of Economics and Business, 66(3), pp.71-82.
  13. Nzimande, N. and Msomi, S., 2016. Oil price shocks and economic activity: the asymmetric cointegration approach in South Africa. Journal of Economic and Financial Sciences, 9(3), pp.685-695.
  14. Obisesan, O.G & Olarewaju, O.M (2016). Effect of External debt on Economic Growth in Nigeria. EKSU Journal of the Management Scientists, 1(1), 109-196
  15. Oke, M.O., Olarewaju O.M. & Ebiwonjumi A (2016). The Relevance of Pricing Strategies on Corporate Performances in Nigeria. International Journal of Economics, Commerce and Management. 4(1), 475-488.
  16. Olarewaju, O.M (2016). Capital Base and Operational Efficiency in Nigerian Deposit Money Banks (Evidence from a Two-Way Fixed Effect Approach). Global Journal of Management and Business Research: D Accounting. 16(1), 1-13.
  17. Olarewaju, O.M & Akande J.O (2016). An Empirical Analysis of Capital Adequacy Determinants in Nigerian Banking Sector. International Journal of Economics and Finance, 8(12), 132-142.
  18. Omolade, A. and Ngalawa, H. (2016). Monetary policy transmission and growth of the manufacturing sector in Algeria, Investment Management and Financial Innovations, 13(4-1): 212-224

Accepted Papers
  1. Akande, J. O., & Kwenda, F. (2017). PSVAR Analysis of Stability in Sub-Saharan African Commercial Banks, SPOUDAI - Journal of Economics and Business
  2. Akande, J. O., & Kwenda, F. (2017). Does Competition Reduce Stability of Banks? SFA and GMMApplication to Sub-Saharan African Commercial Banks, Journal of Economics and Behavioural Studies
  3. Bokana K. G., Akinola G.W. (2017). Productivity effects of higher education human capital. Journal of Economics and Business, Zb. rad. Ekon. fak. Rij. • vol. 35 • no. 1. doi: 1018045/zbefri.2017.1.
  4. Chivasa, N. (2017). Handling of pastoral misconduct and discipline: evidence from the Apostolic Faith Mission in Zimbabwe church. Original Research HTS Volume 73, Issue 3, 2017 
  5. Chivasa, N. (2017). Peacebuilding among Shona communities in transition in Zimbabwe. In S. Kaye & G. Harris (eds.). Peace building via action research: African case studies, Addis Ababa: University for Peace, ISBN 978-99944-938-2-,Chapter 12
  6. Chivasa, N. (2017). Peacebuilding through underground institutions: evidence from Africa and elsewhere. In G. Harris and M. Hove (eds.), The Potential of peace building in the 21st Century: African experiences’
  7. Dlamini, L. and Ngalwa, H. (2017).Moneatry Policy and Asymmetric Effects of Oil Price Shocks in South Africa. Interdisciplinary Journal of Economics and Business law
  8. Kutu, A. A., & Ngalawa, H. (2017). Modelling Exchange Rate Volatility and Global Shocks in South Africa. Acta Universitatis Danubius. Œconomica
  9. Kutu, A. A., Nzimande, N. P., & Msomi, S. (2017). Effectiveness of Monetary Policy and the Growth of Industrial Sector in China. Journal of Economics & Behavioral Studies
  10. Machingura, F. & Chivasa, N. (2016). Mainstreaming HIV and AIDS programmes in the ministry of the Apostolic Faith Mission in Zimbabwe, Alternation: Interdisciplinary Journal of the Arts and Humanities in Southern Africa Vol. 23, No. 2, HIV, AIDS, Sex and Sexualities in Africa, pp. 10-30.
  11. Ngalawa, H., & Kutu, A. A. (2017). Modelling Exchange Rate Variations in Brazil. An Application of GARCH, EGARCH and APARCH Models. Zbornik Radova Ekonomski Fakultet u Rijeka/Journal of economics and business
  12. Nzimande, N.P., & Ngalawa, H. (2017). The degree of Business Cycle Synchronisation in SADC: Evidence from Dynamic Factor Modelling. Interdisciplinary Journal of Economics and Business Law
  13. Oke, D.M., Bokana, K.G. and Uddin, E.G. Food insecurity in selected African economies: Effect of food imports among other predictors. Spoudai Journal of Economics and Business
  14. Olarewaju, O.M. (2017). Personnel Ratio and Cost-Income-Ratio Based Performance in Nigerian Banks. Banks and Banking System Journal
  15. Olarewaju, O.M, Migiro, S.O., & Sibanda, M. (2017). Role of Agency Monitoring and Bonding Costs on Managers’ Compensation in South African Commercial Banks. Journal of Economics and Behavioural Studies

Working Papers
  • Ngalawa, H., Tchanatchana, F. and Viegi, N (2016). Banking Instability and Deposit Insurance: The Role of Moral Hazard, SAEF Working Paper No.2016/01/09/MWG02
  • Nzimande, N. and Msomi, S. (2016). Oil Price Shocks and Economic Activity: The Asymmetric Cointegration Approach in South Africa, SAEF Working Paper No. 2016/01/05/MWG01
  • Nzimande, N. and Ngalawa, H. (2016). Is there a SADC Business Cycle: Evidence from a Dynamic Factor Model, SAEF Working Paper No. 2016/01/12/MWG03)


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