African Review of Economics & Finance

ISSN (Print) 2042-1478

ISSN (Online) 2410-4906




















Paul Alagidede

Professor of Finance

Wits Business School

University of the Witwatersrand, 2 St Davids Place, Wits 2050

 P.O. Box 98, Johannesburg, South Africa 

             Email: or



Dr. Franklin Obeng-Odoom, School of Built Environment, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia. 



Associate Editors

Dr. George Adu,Department of Economics, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Private  Mail Bag, Kumasi, Ghana. Email: or


Prof. Collins Ntim, Department of Accountancy, University of Huddersfield, United Kingdom.



Dr. George M. Bob-Milliar,  Department of History & Political Studies, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology, UPO Private Mail Bag, Kumasi, Ghana. Email:  or


Assistant Editor

Ferdi Botha,  Department of Economics and Economic History, Rhodes University, P.O. Box 94, Grahamstown 6140. Email:


Editorial Board

Prof. Augustin K. Fosu, ISSER, University of Ghana

Prof. Waaseem Mina, United Arab Emirates University

Prof Yaw Debra, Swansea University

Prof. Gavin Keeton, Rhodes University

Prof Kalu Ojah, University of the Witwatersrand

Prof. Felix O. Ayadi, Texas Southern University

Prof. Samuel Laryea, University of the Witwatersrand

Prof. Komla Tsey, James Cook University

Prof. Emeritus John Weeks, SOAS, University of London

Dr. Nana Akua Anyidoho, ISSER, University of Ghana

Dr. Alice Nicole Sindzingre, National Centre for Scientific Research, EconomiX

Dr. Theodore Panagiotidis, University of Macedonia

Dr. Hassan A. Ahmad, Loughborough University

Dr. Simeon Coleman, Loughborough University

Dr. Renee Horne, University of the Witwatersrand

Dr. Raymond Talinbe Abdulai, Liverpool John Moores University

Dr. Zeremariam Fre, UCL, University of London

Dr. Kenneth Soyeh, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater















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