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Department of Economics

Professor Machiko Nissanke

MSc (Moscow), MSc (Econ), PhD (Econ) (London)

Overview

Machiko Nissanke
Name:
Professor Machiko Nissanke
Email address:
Telephone:
020 7898 4542
Address:
SOAS, University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Building:
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office No:
282
Office Hours:
Tuesdays 2pm - 4pm

Teaching

Courses Taught
PhD Students supervised
  • Cleo Rose-Innes, Necessary conditions for linkages infrastructure and economic development: are they present in the recent efforts to rehabilitate and develop transport infrastructure goods in sub Saharan Africa? (working title)
  • Jodie Keane, The new trade/new growth nexus for late industrialisers
  • Judith Tyson, Systemic Risk and Microfinance
  • Nana Amma Afari-Gyan, Emerging Governance and Institutional Arrangements under Globalisation: A Case Study of Ghana's Pineapple Export Sector (Working Title)
  • Omid Rahmani, Financialisation and Fundamental of Food Commodities: The Case of Soybeans, Corn and Wheat.
  • Sophie Van Hullen, (working title) Excess Volatility or Volatile Fundamentals: The impact of financial speculation on commodity markets

Research

Her research interests include finance and development, international economics (trade and finance), macroeconomic adjustments in developing and transitional economies, institutional economics, comparative economic development in Asia and Africa, North-South and South-South economic relations.

Expertise

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Available for
Regional Expertise
  • Africa
  • East Asia
Country Expertise
Languages

Publications

Authored Books

Nissanke, Machiko (2007) Pro-Poor Globalisation: An Elusive Concept or a Realistic Perspective. London: SOAS, University of London. (SOAS Inaugural Lecture Series)

Nissanke, Machiko and Aryeetey, Ernest (2003) Comparative Development Experiences of Sub-Saharan Africa and East Asia: An Institutional Approach. UK: Ashgate.

Nissanke, Machiko (1998) Financial Integration and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa. Routledge (London).

Edited Books

Nissanke, Machiko and Thorbecke, Erik, eds. (2010) The Poor under Globalization in Asia, Latin America and Africa. Oxford: Oxford University Press. (Studies in development economics)

Nissanke, Machiko and Mavrotas, George, eds. (2010) Commodities, Governance and Economic Development Under Globalization. Basingstoke: Palgrave/Macmillan.

Nissanke, Machiko and Thornbecke, Erik, eds. (2008) Globalization and the Poor in Asia: Can Shared Growth be Sustained? Palgrave Macmillan.

Nissanke, Machiko and Thorbecke, Erik, eds. (2006) The Impact of Globalization on the World's Poor: Transmission Mechanisms. Palgrave Macmillan.

Nissanke, Machiko and Aryeetey, E. and Weder, B. and Court, J., eds. (2003) Asia and Africa in the Global Economy. Japan: United Nationa University.

Aryeetey, Ernest and Harrigan, Jane and Nissanke, Machiko, eds. (2000) Economic Reforms in Ghana: The Miracle and the Mirage. London: James Currey.

Book Chapters

Nissanke, Machiko (2012) 'The Impact of Asia on Economic Development in Sub-Saharan Africa.' In: Oxford Companion of African Economies. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 174-180.

Nissanke, Machiko and Thorbecke, Erik (2010) 'Comparative Analysis of the Globalization-Poverty Nexus in Asia, Latin America and Africa.' In: Nissanke, Machiko and Thorbecke, E., (eds.), The Poor under Globalization in Asia, Latin America and Africa. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 3-39.

Nissanke, Machiko (2010) 'Issues and Challenges for Commodity Markets in the Global Economy.' In: Nissanke, Machiko and Mavrotas, G., (eds.), Commodities, Governance and Economic Development Under Globalization. Basingstoke: Palgrave/Macmillan, pp. 39-64.

Nissanke, Machiko (2010) 'Commodity Market Structures, Evolving Governance and Policy Issues.' In: Nissanke, Machiko and Mavrotas, G., (eds.), Commodities, Governance and Economic Development Under Globalization. Basingstoke: Palgrave/Macmillan, pp. 45-97.

Nissanke, Machiko (2010) 'Reconstructing the Aid Effectiveness Debate.' In: Mavrotas, G., (ed.), Foreign Aid for Development: Issues, Challenges, and the New Agenda. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 63-93.

Nissanke, Machiko and Thorbecke, Erik (2008) 'Globalisation and the Poor in Asia: Can Shard Growth be Sustained?' In: Globalization and the Poor in Asia: Can Shared Growth be Sustained. Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 1-23.

Nissanke, Machiko and Aryeetey, Ernest (2008) 'Institutional Analysis of Financial Market Fragmentation in sub-saharan Africa: a Risk-Cost Configuration Approach.' In: Mavrotas, G., (ed.), Domestic Resource Mobilization and financial Development. Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 112-116.

Nissanke, Machiko and Thorbecke, Eric (2008) 'Globalization and Poverty in Asia: Can Shared Growth be Sustained?' In: Nissanke, Machiko and Thorbecke, Eric, (eds.), Globalization and the Poor in Asia: Can Shared Growth be Sustained? Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 1-23. (Studies in development economics and policy)

Nissanke, M and Aryeetey, Ernest (2008) 'Institutional Analysis of Financial Market Fragmentation in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Risk-Cost Configuration Approach.' In: Mavrotas, George, (ed.), Domestic Resource Mobilization and Financial Development. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 112-116. (Studies in development economics and policy)

Nissanke, Machiko (2007) 'Donor-Receipient Relationships in the Aid Effectiveness Debate.' In: Aid Relationships in Asia. Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 22-35.

Nissanke, Machiko and Thorbecke, Erik (2007) 'A Quest for Pro-Poor Globalization.' In: Mavrotas, G and Shorrocks, A, (eds.), Advancing Development. Palgrave Macmillan.

Nissanke, Machiko (2007) 'Channels and Policy Debate in the Globalization-Inequality-Poverty Nexus.' In: The Impact of Globalisation on World's Poor: Transmission Mechanisms. Palgrave Macmillan.

Nissanke, Machiko and Thorbecke, Erik (2006) 'Introduction.' In: Impact of Globalisation on the World's Poor. Palgrave Macmillan.

Nissanke, Machiko (2005) 'Revenue Potential of the Tobin Tax for Development Finance: A Critical Appraisal.' In: Atkinson, A. B., (ed.), New Sources of Development Finance. Oxford University Press, pp. 58-89.

Nissanke, Machiko and Ferrarini, B (2004) 'Debt Dynamics and Contingency Financing: Theoretical Reappraisal of the HIPC Initiative.' In: Debt Relief. Palgrove Macmillan.

Nissanke, Machiko (2004) 'Donors' Support for Microfinance as Social Enterprise: A Critical Reappraisal.' In: External Development Finance for Private Sector Development. Palgrove Macmillan, pp. 1-33.

Nissanke, Machiko and Aryeetey, Ernest (2003) 'Comparative Institutional Analysis: Sub-Saharan Africa and East Asia.' In: Comparative Development Experiences of Sub-Saharan Africa and East Asia:An Institutional Approach. UK: Ashgate, pp. 30-70.

Nissanke, Machiko and Aryeetey, Ernest (2003) 'Financial Policies and Financial sector Development in Sub-Saharan Africa.' In: Comparative Development Experiences of Sub-Saharan Africa and East Asia:An Institutional Approach. UK: Ashgate, pp. 299-333.

Nissanke, Machiko (2003) 'Introduction.' In: Asia and Africa in the Global Economy. United Nations University Press, pp. 1-22.

Nissanke, Machiko (2003) 'Economic Policies and External Performance in Southeast asia and Sub-Saharan Africa.' In: Asia and Africa in the Global Economy. United Nations University Press, pp. 40-87.

Nissanke, Machiko and Aryeetey, Ernest (2003) 'Comparative Development Experiences in Sub-Saharan Africa and East Asia.' In: Comparative Development Experiences of Sub-Saharan Africa and East Asia:An Institutional Approach. UK: Ashgate, pp. 3-29.

Nissanke, Machiko (2002) 'African Experiences with Financial Sector Reforms: What has been achieved so far.' In: Stein, H and Ajakaiye, O, (eds.), Deregulation and the Banking Crisis in Nigeria: A Comparative Study. Palgrove, St. Martins (UK), pp. 129-167.

Nissanke, Machiko and Aryeetey, E. and Steel, W. (2000) 'Intervention & Liberalisation: Changing Policies and Performance in the Financial Sector.' In: Economic Reforms in Ghana: The Miracle and the Mirage. James Currey, p. 365.

Articles

Nissanke, Machiko (2012) 'Commodity Market Linkages in the Global Financial Crisis: Excess Volatility and Development Impacts.' Journal of Development Studies, 48 (6). pp. 732-750.

Nissanke, Machiko (2012) 'Introduction: Transmission Mechanisms and Impacts of the Global Financial Crisis on the Developing World.' Journal of Development Studies, 48 (6). pp. 691-694.

Nissanke, Machiko and Thorbecke, Erik (2010) 'Globalization, Inequality and Poverty in Latin America.' World Development, 38 (6). pp. 797-802.

Nissanke, Machiko and Thorbecke, Erik (2008) 'Introduction: Globalization-Poverty Channels and Case Studies from Sub-Saharan Africa.' African Development Review, 20 (1). pp. 1-19.

Nissanke, Machiko and Thorbecke, Erik (2008) 'The Impact of Globalization on the Poor in Latin America.' Economia, 9 (1). pp. 153-186.

Nissanke, Machiko and Thorbecke, Erik (2008) 'Globalization-Poverty Channels and Case Studies from Sub-Saharan Africa.' African Development Review, 20 (1). pp. 1-19.

Nissanke, Machiko and Thorbecke, Erik (2006) 'Channels and Policy Debate in the Globalization-Iequality-Povery Nexus.' World Development, 34 (8). pp. 1338-1360.

Nissanke, Machiko and Thorbecke, Erik (2006) 'Introduction: The Impact of Globalization on the World’s Poor.' World Development, 34 (8). pp. 1333-1337.

Nissanke, Machiko and Arestis, P and Stein, H (2005) 'Finance and Development: Institutional and Policy Alternatives to Liberalization.' Eastern Economic Journal, 31 (2). pp. 245-264.

Sindzingre, Alice and Nissanke, Machiko (2005) 'Institutional Foundations for Shared Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa.' African Development Review, 18 (3). pp. 353-391.

Nissanke, Machiko and Stein, H. (2003) 'Financial Globalization and Economic Development: Toward an Institutional Foundation.' Eastern Economic Journal, 29 (2). pp. 287-308.

Nissanke, Machiko (2001) 'Financing Enterprise Development in Sub-Saharan Africa.' Cambridge Journal of Economics, 25 (3). pp. 343-367.

Nissanke, Machiko (2000) 'From Aid Dependence to Self-Articulated Aspiration: A Comparative Analysis of Sub-Saharan Africa & East Africa.' Cambridge Review of International Affairs, XIV no . pp. 167-190.

Nissanke, Machiko (1999) 'Structural Adjustment and the African Crisis.' Eastern Economic Journal, 25, no . pp. 399-420.

Nissanke, Machiko (1997) 'Financial Market Fragmentation and Reforms in Four African Countries.' World Bank Economic Review, 2, No. . pp. 195-218.

Monographs

Nissanke, Machiko and Söderberg, Marie (2011) The Changing Landscape in Aid Relationships in Africa: Can China’s engagement make a difference to African development? UI Papers 2011/2. Swedish Institute for International Affairs.

Nissanke, Machiko (2011) Commodity markets and excess volatility: sources and strategies to reduce adverse development impact. UN Common Fund for Commodities.

Nissanke, Machiko (2011) International and Institutional Traps in Sub-Saharan Africa under Globalisation: A Comparative Perspective. CEI Working Paper, no.2. Tokyo: Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University.

Nissanke, Machiko and Thorbecke, Erik (2010) Linking Globalization to Poverty in Asia, Latin America and Africa. UNU/WIDER Policy Brief No.3.

Nissanke, Machiko (2008) Aid Effectiveness to Infrastructure Building in Asia and Africa. Tokyo:

Other

Nissanke, Machiko and Kaltenbrunner, Annina (2009) 'The Case for an Intermediate Exchange Rate Regime with Endogenising Market Structures and Capital Mobility - A Brazilian Case Study.' UNU/WIDER Research Paper, RP 2009-29.

Nissanke, Machiko (2009) 'The Global Financial Crisis and the Developing World: Transmission Channels and Fall-outs for Industrial Development.' UNIDO, Research and Statistic Branch, Working Paper.

Cozzi, Giovanni and Nissanke, Machiko (2009) 'Macroeconomic Trilemma and Capital Controls: Revisiting the Malaysian Experience.' NCCR Working Paper, 27.

Cozzi, Giovanni and Nissanke, Machiko (2009) 'Capital Controls and the Current Financial Crisis: Revisiting the Malaysian Experience.' Development Viewpoint (35).

Nissanke, Machiko and Jerve, A M (2008) 'Aid Effectiveness to Infrastructure: A Comparative Study of East Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. Framework Paper.' JBICI Research Paper No. 36-1. Japan Bank for International Cooperation Institute.

Nissanke, Machiko (2001) 'The Neo-Liberal Doctorine and the African Crisis.' In: paper at UNRISD Conference on Rethinking Development Economics 7-8 September 2001, in Cape Town, South Africa. Rethinking Development Economics Project, UNRISD.

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