Deraniyagala, Sonali and Kaluwa, Ben (2011): Macroeconomic policy for employment creation: The case of Malawi.
Download (879kB) | Preview
This paper looks at policies for achieving full and productive employment in Malawi. The polices are consistent with ILO's Global Employment Agenda. Monetary and fiscal policies consistent with employment creation is proposed.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Macroeconomic policy for employment creation: The case of Malawi|
|Keywords:||Malawi, Global Employment Agenda, Fiscal policy, Monetary Policy|
|Subjects:||E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E0 - General > E00 - General
E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E4 - Money and Interest Rates > E42 - Monetary Systems ; Standards ; Regimes ; Government and the Monetary System ; Payment Systems
E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E6 - Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook > E61 - Policy Objectives ; Policy Designs and Consistency ; Policy Coordination
E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E6 - Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook > E62 - Fiscal Policy
|Depositing User:||Mr Ben Kuluwa|
|Date Deposited:||05. Jan 2014 20:46|
|Last Modified:||18. Jun 2015 12:01|
African Development Bank (2009), Report on the Study on Skills for Private Sector Development in Malawi.
Al-Mashat, R. and A. Billmeier, 2007, “The Monetray Transmission Mechanism in Egypt”, IMF Working Paper No WP/07/287.
Agenor, Pierre-Richard & Aizenman, Joshua & Hoffmaister, Alexander W., 2004. "The credit crunch in East Asia: what can bank excess liquid assets tell us?," Journal of nternational Money and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 23(1), pages 27-49, February.
Agenor, P and K. Ayenauo (2010) ‘Excess Liquidity, Bank Pricing Rules and Monetary Policy’, Journal of Banking & Finance Volume 34, Issue 5, May 2010, Pages 923-933.
Bulir A and A Hammam (2001) ‘How Volatile and Unpredictable are Aid Flows?’. IMF Working Paper , WP/01/167, October.
Chirwa, M and E. Matita (2009) ‘The Impact of Education on Farm Activities, Employment and Income in Malawi’. hancellor College, Department of Economics, Working Paper No 2.
Dollard, D and M. Hallward-Driemeier (1999) ‘ Crisis, adjustment and Reform in Thailand’s Industrial Firms’ World Bank Research Observer 15. 1-22.
Government of Malawi (2006) ‘ Malawi Growth and Development Strategy 2006-2011’. http://www.malawi.gov.mw/Publications/MGDS%20November%202006%20-%20MEPD.pdf
Helleiner, E (2003) “The Southern Side of Embedded Liberalism: The Politics of Postwar Monetary Policy in the Third World” in J.Kirshner, ed., Monetary Orders: The Political Foundations of 21st Century Money (Cornell University Press).
International Labour Organisation/Ministry of Labour (2009) An Employment Diagnostic Analysis of Malawi. http://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---ed_emp/---emp_policy/--- cepol/documents/publication/wcms_143247.pdf
Khemraj, T (2007) “What Does Excess bank Liquidity Say About the Loan Market in LDCs?’ DESA Working Paper No 60. http://www.un.org/esa/desa/papers/2007/wp60_2007.pdf
Kwalingana, S. (2007). “The Monetary Policy Reaction Function for Malawi”, University of Malawi, Master of Arts (Economics) Thesis, unpublished.
McKinley, T (2008) Economic Policies for Growth and Poverty Reduction: PRSPs, Neoliberal Conditionalities and 'Post-Consensus' Alternatives. IDS Bulletin, Volume 39 Issue 2, Pages 93 – 103.
Mangani, Ronald (2009) ‘The Effects of Monetary Policy in Malawi’ , Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford. http://www.csae.ox.ac.uk/conferences/2010- EDiA/papers/490-Mangani.pdf
Ministry of Industry, Trade and Private Sector Development, Malawi (2007). ‘The Impact of Foreign Direct Investment in Development Policy Challenges’.http://www.trade.gov.mw/pdf/6%20Kazembe_Namazinga%20-%20Impact%20of%20FDI%20on%20development_draft.pdf
Ministry of Finance, Malawi (2010) . Financial Sector Development Strategy 2010-2015.
Munthali, T, K. Simwaka and M. Mwale (2010), ‘The real exchange rate and growth in Malawi: Exploring the Transmission Route’.National Statistical Office, (various) “Statistical Bulletin
Ngalawa, H (2009) The Dynamic effects of Monetary Policy Shocks in Malawi. http://www.africametrics.org/documents/conference09/papers/Ngalawa.pdf
Ocran, M. K. (2007), “A Modeling of Ghana’s Inflation Experience, 1960 – 2003”, Journal of Studies in Economics and Econometrics, Vol. 31, No. 2, pp111-139 Reserve Bank of Malawi (various) Economic Review http://www.rbm.mw
Rodrik, D (2009) ‘Growth After the Crisis’. http://www.growthcommission.org/storage/cgdev/documents/financial_crisis/rodrikafterthecrisis.pdf
Rotich, H., M. Kathanje and I. Maana, 2007, “Monetary Policy Reaction Function for Kenya”, presented at the 13th African Econometrics Society Conference, Pretoria, 9 – 11 July 2008.
Ocampo, J ( 2009), Latin America and the Global Financial Crisis, Cambridge Journal of Economics, 33. 706-724.
UNCTAD (2010), World Investment Report 2010. World Bank (2006). Malawi. Poverty and Vulnerability Assessment.
World Bank (2011) World Development Indicators. http://data.worldbank.org/data-catalog/worlddevelopment- indicators