I: Peer reviewed Journal articles


Aikaeli, J., & Ndanshau, M. O. (2021). Credit and demographic factors: implications for income and saving in Tanzania. African Journal of Economic and Sustainable Development8(2), 111-139.

Jeuland, M., Fetter, T. R., Li, Y., Pattanayak, S. K., Usmani, F., Bluffstone, R. A., Ruhinduka, R. ... & Toman, M. (2021). Is energy the golden thread? A systematic review of the impacts of modern and traditional energy use in low-and middle-income countries. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 135, 110406.

Lokina, R. ; Musili, W. (2021). Household Choice of Healthcare Provider in Kenya. The African Economic Review, 48, 1-24.

Mwito, M. M., Mkenda, B. K. & Luvanda, E. (2021). The asymmetric J-curve phenomenon:  Kenya versus her trading partners, Central Bank Review, 21 (1), 25-34.

Ndanshau, M. O., & Njau, F. E. (2021). Empirical Investigation into Demand-Side Determinants of Financial Inclusion in Tanzania. African Journal of Economic Review9(1), 172-190.

Pantaleo I. M. & Ngasamiaku W. M. (2021). Towards Dynamic Assessment of Determinants of Household Vulnerability to Poverty in Tanzania. The African Review,

Sarr, M., Ayele, M. B., Kimani, M. E., & Ruhinduka, R. (2021). Who benefits from climate-friendly agriculture? The marginal returns to a rainfed system of rice intensification in Tanzania. World Development, 138, 105160.

Tibesigwa, B., B. Ntuli, R. Lokina, B. Okumu & C. Komba, (2021) Long-rains crops, short-rains crops, permanent crops and fruit crops: The ‘hidden’ multiple season-cropping system for adaptation to rain variability by smallholder farms. Journal of Environmental Management 278 (2), 111407.



Babu, W., Pantaleo, I. & Ndanshau M. (2020). Econometric Analysis of the impact of taxes on private investment in Sub Saharan African, African Journal of Economic Review, 8(1), 176-197.

Chegere M. J. & Karamagi I. J. (2020). Intimate Partner Violence and Labour Market Outcomes in Tanzania, African Journal of Economic Review. 8(2), 82-101.

Chegere, M. J., & Stage, J. (2020). Agricultural production diversity, dietary diversity and nutritional status: Panel data evidence from Tanzania. World Development129, 104856.

Chegere, M., R. Lokina; Mwakaje, A (2020) The impact of hermetic storage bag supply and training on food security in Tanzania. Food Security. 12(6), 1299-1316

Doggart, N., Ruhinduka, R., Meshack, C. K., Ishengoma, R. C., Morgan-Brown, T., Abdallah, J. M., & Sallu, S. M. (2020). The influence of energy policy on charcoal consumption in urban households in Tanzania. Energy for Sustainable Development, 57, 200-213.

Isaka, I. C., & Ndanshau, M. O. (2020). Empirical Analysis of the Adequacy of the Pension System in Mainland Tanzania. Tanzania Economic Review10(2).

John, I., Lokina, R., & Egelyng, H. (2020). Small-Scale Producers Of Quality Products With Potential Of Geographical Indication Protection In Tanzania. International Journal of Food and Agricultural Economics (IJFAEC), 8(1128-2020-994), 193-205.

Kilindo, A. L. (2020). An Empirical Appraisal of the McKinnon Complementarities Hypothesis in Tanzania, African Journal of Economic Review, 8(3).

Kilindo, A. L. (2020). Macroeconomic Determinants of Credit in Tanzania: 1991-2018, Tanzania Economic Review, 10(2)

Lasway, J. A., Selejio, O. & Temba, G. R. (2020). Modeling Multiple Adoption Decisions on Agricultural Technologies in Tanzania: A Multinomial Probit Analysis, Tanzania Economic Review, 10(2)

Lasway, J. A., Temba, G. R. & Ruhinduka, R. D. (2020). Determinants of Soil Conservation Technologies Among Small-Scale Farmers in Tanzania; Evidence from National Panel Survey, African Journal of Economic Review, 8(1), 89-105

Lokina, R., (2020) Does participatory Forest Management Encourage Tree Planting? An Example from Tanzania. African Journal of Economic Review, 8(2).

Lokina, R., J. Tibanywana, & O.M. Ndanshau (2020) Environmental Implication of Sesame Production in Tanzania:A Case Study of Kilwa District, Lindi Region. Tanzania Economic Review, 10(1), 73-90.

Maganya, M. H., & Ndanshau, M. O. (2020). Money and Output in Tanzania: A Test for Causality. African Journal of Economic Review8(2), 39-58.

Maliti, E. (2020) Evolution of open defecation prevalence in Tanzania 2002–2015: evidence from national demographic and health surveys, Development in Practice, 31(1), 112-124.

Mkai, H. A. & Aikaeli, J. (2020). Monetary Policy Transmission Mechanism in East Africa: A Comparative Study of Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda. Tanzania Economic Review, 10(1).

Mkenda B.K. (2020). Why is it Imperative for Tanzania to Industrialize? Tanzania Economic Review. 9 (1), 60-92.

Mkenda, B. K. & Rand, J. (2020) Examining the Ability of Tanzanian Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to Increase their Penetration into Export Markets, Business Management Review, (23(1), 79-102.

Mtui, J. M., & Ndanshau, M. O. (2020). Fiscal Expansion, Adjustment and Economic Growth in Tanzania 1967–2016. Business Management Review23(2), 106-125.

Mughwai, V. L. (2020). Game theory and its application in international trade: use of strategic games in trade policy. Academic Journal of Economic Studies, 6(2), 96-101.

Otieno, O. (2020). Economic Implications of the Quality of Antimalarials in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Economic Review, 10(1).

Pantaleo, I. (2020). Are households in Kagera Region in Tanzania Vulnerable to Poverty? Business management Review, 23(1), 19-30.

Ruhinduka, R. D., Alem, Y., Eggert, H., & Lybbert, T. (2020). Smallholder rice farmers’ post-harvest decisions: preferences and structural factors. European Review of Agricultural Economics47(4), 1587-1620.

Sambuo, D., Malamsha, K., & Kirama, S. (2020). TWO-STAGE HEDONIC PRICE ANALYSIS OF FISH ATTRIBUTES AROUND LAKE VICTORIA, TANZANIA. East African Journal of Social and Applied Sciences (EAJ-SAS), 2(2).

Sende, N. & Ngasamiaku, W. (2020). Impact of Government Spending and Taxation on Economic Growth in Tanzania (1967-2017), Business Management Review, (23(1), 103-120.

Taylor, R. S. (2020). Foreign direct investment and economic growth. Analysis of sectoral foreign direct investment in Tanzania. African Development Review, 32(4), 699-717.

Tibesigwa, B.; H. Ntuli; R. Lokina (2020). Valuing recreational ecosystem services in developing cities: the case of urban parks in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Cities, 106, 102853.



Abaliwano J; , Lokina, R; & T. Dickson (2019).Technical Efficiency of Maternity Units of Regional Referral Hospitals in Uganda. ORSEA Journal Vol. 8 (2), 2018.

Aikaeli, J., & Mkenda, B. K. (2019). Commercialization and Marketing of Women's Indigenous Knowledge Products: A Case Study of Maasai Body Ornamental Products in Arusha, Tanzania. IK: Other Ways of Knowing, 5, 41-75.

Atukunda, R., Leyaro, V., & Rudaheranwa, N. (2019). Sectoral Aid for Trade and sectoral export performance in East Africa. Journal of Economics and International Finance, 11(4), 38-51.

Di Falco S, Lokina R, Martinsson P, Pin P (2019) Altruism and the pressure to share: Lab evidence from Tanzania. PLoS ONE 14(5): e0212747.

Kilindo, A. L. (2019). Foreign Banks Entry, Banking Sector Performance and Financial Development in Tanzania: Further Evidence. RA Journal of Applied Research, 5(06), 2433-2440.

Maliti, E. (2019). Horizontal inequality in education and wealth in Tanzania: A 25-year perspective. Social Indicators Research, 145(3), pp 901–921.

Mkenda, B. K., & Aikaeli, J. (2019). Indigenous Knowledge and Prospects for Income and Employment Generation: The Case of Handicraft Production among Rural Women in Tanzania. IK: Other Ways of Knowing, 5, 76-118.

Ndiritu, S. W., & Ruhinduka, R. D. (2019). Climate variability and post-harvest food loss abatement technologies: evidence from rural Tanzania. Studies in Agricultural Economics121(1316-2019-1170), 30-40.

Pantaleo, I. M. & Temba, G (2019). Socio-Economic Determinants of Diarrhea Morbidity among Children in Tanzania, African Journal of Economic Review, 7(2), 147-164.

Tibesigwa, B., Siikama╠łki, J., Lokina, R., & Alvsilver, J. (2019). Naturally available wild pollination services have economic value for nature dependent smallholder crop farms in Tanzania. Scientific reports, 9(1), 3434.

Tumwine, G.N.; R.B. Lokina & J.M Matovu (2019). The Effect of Climate Change on Agricultural Crop Returns in Uganda; Journal of Economics and Behavioral Studies, 11(4), 71-87.




Alem, Y., Eggert, H., Kocher, M. G., & Ruhinduka, R. D. (2018). Why (field) experiments on unethical behavior are important: Comparing stated and revealed behavior. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization156, 71-85.

Bayiyana, I., Hepelwa, A., Rao, E. J., & Mdadila, K. (2018). Do Dairy Market Hubs improve smallholder farmers’ income? The case of dairy farmers in the Tanga and Morogoro regions of Tanzania. Agrekon57(2), 121-136.

Chegere M. J. (2018). Post-harvest losses among small scale maize farmers: The role of post-harvest handling practices, Food Policy, 77, 103-115,

Kidane, A., Hepelwa, A., Mdadila, K., Lee, A., & Hu, T. W. (2018). Labor input of women tobacco farmers in Tabora, Tanzania. Tobacco Induced Diseases16(1), 338-344.

Kulindwa, Y.J; R. Lokina; E.O. Ahgrene (2018) Driving forces for households' adoption of improved cooking stoves in rural Tanzania Energy Strategy Reviews 20:102-112.

Lokina, R. & Lwiza, S. (2018). Technical Efficiency in Agriculture and Its Implication on Forest Conservation in Tanzania: The Case Study of Kilosa District (Morogoro). Tanzania Economic Review, 8(1).

Ngasamiaku, W. H. (2018). Does Areas of Child Residence and Consumption of Child Health Inputs Matter? An Analysis of Child Health Care Inequality in Tanzania. Tanzania Economic Review, 8(1).

Ngowi, E. R. & Selejio O. (2018). Post-harvest Loss and Adoption of Improved Post-harvest Storage Technologies by Smallholder Maize Farmers in Tanzania, African Journal of Economic Review 7(1), 249-267.

Okello, J. A., Mkenda, B. K. & Luvanda, E. (2019). The distortionary effects of sterilised reserve accumulation on domestic credit markets: Evidence from Uganda. Central Bank Review Volume 19, Issue 3, Pages 93-105,

Pantaleo, I. M. & Chagama, A. (2018) “Impact of Microfinance Institutions on Household Welfare in Tanzania: Propensity Score Matching Approach”, The African Review, Vol.45, No. 2,pp.168-204.

Pantaleo, I. M. (2018). Determinants of Consumption Dynamics in Kagera Region in Tanzania, 1991–2010, Tanzania Economic Review, 8(1), 20-37.

Sambuo, D., Kirama, S. & Malamsha, K. (2018). Fish Price Determination Around Lake Victoria, Tanzania: Analysis of Factors Affecting Fish Landing Price, Global Business Review. 0972150917811509.

Selejio, O. (2018). Land conservation practices and their implications for smallholder maize yield in Bunda and Ileje districts, Tanzania. Uongozi Journal of Management and Development Dynamics, 28(2).

Selejio, S., R. B. Lokina & Mduma, J.K. (2018) Smallholder Agricultural Production Efficiency of Adopters and Nonadopters of Land Conservation Technologies in Tanzania. Journal of Environment & Development 27(3) 1-27.




Hepelwa, A. S., Selejio, O. & Mduma J. K. (2017). Voucher System and Agricultural Production in Tanzania: Is the Adopted Model Effective? Evidence from Panel Data Analysis. Tanzania Economic Review, 7(1),

Jaah, M., & Ndanshau, M. O. (2017). Monetary vs. Fiscal Policy: An Empirical Investigation in Tanzania, 1966–2013. Tanzania Economic Review7(1), 17-35.

Kidane, A., Hepelwa, A, Mdadila, K, Ngeh, E & Hu, Teh Wei, (2017), The demand for cigarette in Tanzania: A temporal approach, Applied Econometrics, 45,136-143,

Maliti, E. (2017). Deviation of community savings groups from their apparent methodology: Lessons from the field. International Journal of Social Economics, 44(3), 326-336.

Mataba, L., Aikaeli, L. & Kirama, S (2017). The Link Between Cost Efficiency and Non-Performing Loans of Community Banks in Tanzania Tanzania Economic Review, 7(1),

Mdadila, K. (2017). Assessing the Impact of Improved Water Supply on Health Outcomes in Rural Tanzania. Tanzania Economic Review, 7 (1).

Pantaleo, I. M. & Kaswalalah J. S. (2017). The Dynamics of Health Inequality in Kagera Region in Tanzania, 1991-2010. Tanzania Economic Review, 7(1), 112-125.

Ruhinduka, R. D. (2017). How Much Are Tourists Willing to Pay for Malaria Control? Evidence from a Contingent Valuation Study in Zanzibar. Tanzania Economic Review, 7(1),

Selejio O. (2017). Do Land Conservation Practices Have the Same Impact on Smallholder Maize Productivity? The Case of Bunda and Ileje Districts, Tanzania Tanzania Journal of Population and Development studies, 24(1-2).

Telemu, K., P.B. Mmbando, R. Lokina, &, P. Mujinja, (2017) Perceptions of caretakers with different socioeconomic status about the harmful outcomes of fever in under-five children in Dodoma region, central Tanzania: a cross-sectional study. Alexandria Journal of Medicine, 54(3).



II: Book Chapters


Mkenda, B. K. (2021). Regional Integration for Accelerating Industrialization in Tanzania: Opportunities and Challenges in the East African Community in Fast-tracking Industrialization in Tanzania: The ‘Must-do’ Actions eds.: Msambichaka, L. A., Mduma, J. K. & Selejio, O., Dar es Salaam University Press

Msambichaka, L. A., Mduma, J. K. & Selejio, O. (2021). Agriculture for Effective Industrialization and Poverty Reduction Smart Industrialization Strategy: The Process in Fast-tracking Industrialization in Tanzania: The ‘Must-do’ Actions eds.: Msambichaka, L. A., Mduma, J. K. & Selejio, O., Dar es Salaam University Press

Msambichaka, L. A., Mduma, J. K. & Selejio, O. (2021). Benefits of Industrialization in Fast-tracking Industrialization in Tanzania: The ‘Must-do’ Actions eds.: Msambichaka, L. A., Mduma, J. K. & Selejio, O., Dar es Salaam University Press

Msambichaka, L. A., Mduma, J. K. & Selejio, O. (2021). Smart Industrialization Strategy: The Process in Fast-tracking Industrialization in Tanzania: The ‘Must-do’ Actions eds.: Msambichaka, L. A., Mduma, J. K. & Selejio, O., Dar es Salaam University Press

Ngasamiaku W. (2021) The Role of Monetary and Fiscal Policy Management in Fostering Economic Development”, in Malyamkono and Mason (Eds) THE GAME CHANGER: President Magufuli’s First Term in Office, , TEMA Publishers



Moshi, H. P. B. (2020). Urbanization in Africa: Commonalities and Departures, in Shan W. & Yang L. (eds) Metropolitan Circles Development and the Future of Urbanization, pp. 305-323, IPP& World Scientific.



Bo Larsson, V.  Leyaro & E. Palmer (2019), Harnessing a Young Nation's Demographic Dividends through a Universal NDC Pension Scheme – A Case Study of Tanzania, in Robert Holzmann, Edward Palmer, Robert Palacios and Stefano Sacchi (eds):  Progress and Challenges of Nonfinancial Defined Pension Scheme, The World Bank, Washington, D.C.

Moshi, H. P. B. (2019). Africa Should Seize the Opportunity Embedded in Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), in China Watch (ed.) Common Prosperity: Global Views on Belt and Road Initiative, pp 58-62. China Intercontinental Press.

Moshi, H. P. B. (2019). Inspiration and Empowerment in Africa, in China Watch (ed.) The Sleeping Giant Awakes: Global Views on China’s Transformation after Four Decades of Reform and Opening Up,

Moshi, H. P. B. (2019). Africa’s Quest for Poverty Alleviation: Lessons from and Reflections on the Role of China in: Zheng Y. & Qian J. (ed.), Development and Poverty Reduction: A global Comparative Perspective, Chapter 6, Routledge.



Chegere M. J. (2018). Climate Change and Post-Harvest Agriculture, in Berck C. S., Berk P. and Di Falco S. (Eds), Agricultural Adaptation to Climate Change in Africa: Food Security in a Changing Environment, Chapter 12, pp 283-294. RFF Press/Routledge, London and New York,

Kirama, S., Alex, K & Taylor R. (2018). Assessment of Local Content and Local Community Participation in the Gas Discoveries Sites in Tanzania, In Scientific, Legal and Socioeconomic Aspects of Oil and Gas in Tanzania (pp 96 – 110), Eds: Majamba H., & Kweka O. TUKI, University of Dar es Salaam

Maliti, E. (2018). Changing Patterns of the Official Development Assistance to Sub-Saharan Africa. In Efobi R. U. & Asongu S. (Eds) Financing Sustainable Development in Africa (pp. 175-195). Palgrave Macmillan, Cham.

Pantaleo, I. M. & Kisanga, E. (2018). An Assessment of Tanzania’s Approach on Oil and Gas Revenue Management, In Majamba H., & Kweka O. (Eds) Scientific, Legal and Socioeconomic Aspects of Oil and Gas in Tanzania (pp 96 – 110),. TUKI, University of Dar es Salaam



Arndt, C, V. Leyaro, K. Mahrt and F. Tarp, (2017). Growth and Poverty: A Pragmatic Assessment and Future Prospects. in Christopher S. Adam, Paul Collier, and Benno Ndulu (eds): Tanzania: The Path to Prosperity, (pp 190 -13). Oxford University Press.

Arndt, C, V. Leyaro, K. Mahrt and F. Tarp, (2017). Multidimensional Assessment of Child Welfare for Tanzania, in Channing Arndt and Finn Tarp (eds): Measuring Poverty and Wellbeing in Developing Countries, Oxford University Press, 2017 p. 215 -41.



III: Books

Msambichaka L. A., Mduma, J. K. & Selejio O. (2020). Fast-tracking Industrialization in Tanzania: The ‘Must-do’ Actions, Dar es Salaam University Press (DUP), Dar es Salaam