Books and Book Chapters

Girl Power: Cash Transfers and Adolescent Welfare: Evidence from Cluster-Randomized Experiment in Malawi
Baird, S., Chirwa, Ephraim., de Hoop, J. and Özler, B.
Published as Chapter 5 (pp 139 – 164) in S. Edwards, S. Johnson and D.N. Weil (eds) African Successes, Volume II Human Capital, Chicago and London: Chicago University Press
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The Political Economy of Food Price Policy in Malawi
Ephraim W. Chirwa and Blessings Chinsinga
Published as Chapter 7 (pp 153 – 173) in Per Pinstrup-Andersen (ed) Food Price Policy in an Era of Market Instability: A Political Economy Analysis, Oxford: Oxford University Press
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Agricultural Input Subsidies: The Recent Malawi Experience
Ephraim W. Chirwa and Andrew Dorward
ISBN: 9780199683529, Oxford: Oxford University Press
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Open Access Version from Oxford University Press

Seasonality and Poverty: Evidence from Malawi
Ephraim W. Chirwa, Andrew Dorward and Marcella Vigneri
Published as Chapter 6 (pp 97 - 116) in Stephen Devereux, Rachel Sabates-Wheeler & Richard Longhurst (eds) Seasonality, Rural Livelihoods and Development, London and New York: Earthscan

Malawi’s Agricultural Input Subsidy Program Experience over 2005 – 2009
Andrew Dorward, Ephraim Chirwa and Thom J. Jayne
Published as Chapter 17 (pp 289 – 318) in Chuhan-pole, P. and Angwafu, M. (eds.) Yes Africa Can: Success Stories from a Dynamic Continent, Washington, D.C.: The World Bank

Assessment of Maize Trade and Market Policy Interventions in Malawi
Ephraim W. Chirwa
Published as Chapter 10 in A. Sarris and J. Morrison (eds.) Food Security in Africa: Market and Trade Policy for Staple Foods in Eastern and Southern Africa, Glos: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited

From ‘Statutory’ to Private Contracts: Emerging Institutional Arrangements in the Smallholder Tea Sector in Malawi
Ephraim W. Chirwa and Jonathan Kydd
Published as Chapter 8 in J. Kirsten, A. Dorward, C. Poulton and N. Vink (eds.) Institutional Economics Perspectives on African Agricultural Development, Washington, D. C.: International Food Policy Research Institute

Effects of Economic and Trade Reforms on Food Security in Malawi
Ephraim W. Chirwa
Published as Chapter 13 in T. A. Oyejide and D. Njinkeu (eds.) African Imperatives in the New World Trade Order: Volume I: Case Studies of Agriculture and Food Security, Nairobi: African Economic Research Consortium

Ephraim W. Chirwa and Christina Zakeyo
Published as Case Study Chapter in H. Thomas (ed.) Trade Reforms and Food Security: Country Case Studies and Synthesis, Rome: Food and Agriculture Organisation

Social Policy in an Agriculture Economy: The Case of Malawi
Gadson Mthindi, Wycliffe Chilowa, Ephraim Chirwa and Pierson Ntata
Edited by A. Mwanza, Harare: Southern Africa Printing and Publishing House (Southern African Political Economy Series)

Employment and Labour Markets during Adjustment: Malawi
Ephraim Chirwa and Wycliffe Chilowa
Published as Chapter 8 in W. van der Geest and R. van der Hoeven (eds) Adjustment, Employment and Missing Institutions in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Experience in Eastern and Southern Africa, Oxford: James Currey/ILO

Fostering Private Food Marketing and Food Policies After Liberalisation: The Case of Malawi
Ephraim Chirwa
Published as Chapter 3 in P. Seppala (ed.) Liberalized and Neglected? Food Marketing Policies in Eastern Africa, (World Development Studies 12), Helsinki: UNU/WIDER

Malawi: Economic Background, Current Problems and Future Prospects
Elias Ngalande-Banda, Flora Nankhuni and Ephraim Chirwa
Published as Chapter 3 in K. M. Phiri and K. R. Ross (eds) Democratisation in Malawi: A Stock Taking, Gweru: Mambo Press/Kachere Books

The Impact of Structural Adjustment Programmes on Social and Human Development in Malawi
Wycliffe Chilowa and Ephraim Chirwa
Published in bwalo - Forum for Social Development, Issue No. 1, Zomba: Centre for Social Research