Journal or Published Articles


The Agricultural Input Subsidy Programme 2005/06 to 2008/09
Andrew Dorward and Ephraim W Chirwa
2011
Published in International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability (IJAS), 9 (1) : 232–247

Subsidies and Crowding Out: A Double-Hurdle Model of Fertilizer Demand in Malawi
Jacob Ricker-Gilbert, Thom J. Jayne and Ephraim W Chirwa
2010
Published in American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 93 (1) : 26–42

Addressing Rural Poverty in Malawi: The Agricultural Input Subsidy Programme
Ephraim W Chirwa and Andrew Dorward
2010
Published in Poverty in Focus, No. 22: International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth

The Millennium Development Goals: A Cross-sectoral Analysis and Principles for Goal Setting after 2015
Waage, J., Banerji, R., Campbell, O., Chirwa, E., Collender, G., Dieltiens, V., Dorward, A., Godfrey-Faussett, P., Hanvoravongchai, P., Kingdon, G., Little, A., Mills, A., Mulholland, K., Mwinga, A., North, A., Patcharanarumol, W., Poulton, C., Tangcharoensathien, V. and Unterhalter, E.
2010
Published in The Lancet, 376, (9745) : 991-1023

The Short-term Impacts of a Schooling Conditional Cash Transfer Program on the Sexual Behavior of Young Women
Sarah Baird, Ephraim Chirwa, Craig McIntosh and Berk Özler
2010
Published in Health Economics, 19 (S1) : 55-68

Determinants of Child Nutrition in Malawi
Ephraim W Chirwa and Harold Ngalawa
2008
Published in South African Journal of Economics, 76 (4): 628-640

Impact of Gender on the Performance of Micro and Small Enterprises in Malawi
Ephraim W Chirwa
2008
Published in Development Southern Africa, 25 (3): 347-362

Sources of Technical Efficiency among Smallholder Maize Farmers in Malawi
Ephraim W Chirwa
2007
Published in Research Paper No. 172, African Economic Research Consortium


Donor Herding Behaviour and Domestic Debt Crisis
Khamfula, Y., Mlachila, M. and Chirwa, E.
2007
Published in Applied Economic Letters, 14 (4): 299-302

Fertilizer and Hybrid Seeds Adoption among Smallholder Maize Farmers in Southern Malawi
Ephraim W Chirwa
2005
Published in Development Southern Africa, 22(1): 1-12

Industry and Firm Effects of Privatization in Malawian Oligopolistic Manufacturing
Ephraim W Chirwa
2004
Published in Journal of Industrial Economics, 52(2) : 279-292

Financial Reforms and Interest Rate Spreads in the Commercial Banking System in Malawi
Ephraim W Chirwa and Montfort Mlachila
2004
Published in IMF Staff Papers, 51(1): 96-122

Determinants of Commercial Banks' Profitability in Malawi: A Cointegration Approach
Ephraim W Chirwa
2003
Published in Applied Financial Economics, 13(8): 565-571

Participation and Impact of Poverty-Oriented Public Works Projects in Rural Malawi
Ephraim W Chirwa, Evious K Zgovu and Peter M Mvula
2002
Published in Development Policy Review, 20(2): 159-176

Privatization and Technical Efficiency: Evidence from the Manufacturing Sector in Malawi
Ephraim W Chirwa
2001
Published in African Development Review, 13(2): 276-307

Market Structure, Liberalisation and Performance in the Malawian Banking Industry
Ephraim W Chirwa
2001
Published in Research Paper No. 108, African Economic Research Consortium


Structural Adjustment Programs and Technical Efficiency in the Malawian Manufacturing Sector
Ephraim W Chirwa
2000
Published in African Development Review, 12(1): 89-113

Capacity Constraints, Management and Effectiveness of Poverty-Oriented Microfinance Institutions in Malawi
Ephraim W Chirwa, Peter M Mvula, Lucy Namata and Evious K Zgovu
1999
Published in African Review of Money Finance and Banking: 21-47

Financial Sector Reforms in Malawi: Are Days of Financial Repression' Gone?
Ephraim W Chirwa
1999
Published in Savings and Development, 23(3): 327-351

Management and Delivery of Financial Services for the Poor: Lessons from FINCA's Village Bank Approach in Southern Malawi
Ephraim W Chirwa
1999
Published in Savings and Development, 23(1): 5-28

Financial Sector Reforms, Monopoly Power and Performance in the Malawian Banking Industry
Ephraim W Chirwa
1998
Published in African Journal of Economic Policy, 5(2): 1-28

Market Structure and Performance of Commercial Banks in Malawian Banking Industry
Ephraim W Chirwa
1997
Published in African Journal of Economic Policy, 4(2): 29-46

An Econometric Analysis of the Determinants of Agricultural Credit Repayment in Malawi
Ephraim W Chirwa
1997
Published in African Review of Money Finance and Banking, 1-2: 107-122

Regulation and Liberalisation of the Bus Transport Sector in Malawi
Ephraim W Chirwa
1995
In Policy and Strategy, Vol. 1C, Proceedings of the Fifteenth Annual Transportation Convention, University of Pretoria (ISBN 1-874957-09-6)

Estimating Deprivation and Poverty in Malawi Using Proportion Spent on Food (PSF)
Ephraim W Chirwa
1995
Published in Proceedings of the Fourth University Research and Publications Conference, Mangochi, 17-20 July

Privatisation and Divestiture: The Case of Malawi
Ephraim W Chirwa
1994
Published in Proceedings of the Third University Research and Publications Conference, Mangochi, 5-8 April.