Research and publications 2018-07-08T19:52:05+00:00

Research and publications


Issouf SOUMARÉ, Gaston GOHOU, Hugues KOUADIO & Janvier NKURUNZIZA. FDI and Economic Development in Africa.

Ben AMOAKO-ADU, Issouf SOUMARÉ & Pierre YOUROUGOU (Guest Editors). In this Issue (Emerging Africa: Rise of Business and Entrepreneurship Opportunities). Transnational Corporations Review, Vol. 7, No. 4, 2015, pp. I-III.

Huu Tue HUYNH, Van Son LAI & Issouf SOUMARÉ. Stochastic Simulation and Applications in Finance with MATLAB Programs. Wiley, 2009.

Huu Tue HUYNH, Van Son LAI & Issouf SOUMARÉ. Simulations stochastiques et applications en finance avec programmes Matlab. Economica, 2006

Papers on African financial markets

Stephany GRIFFITH-JONES, Issouf SOUMARÉ, Victor MURINDE, Judith TYSON & François A. B. Capital Flows and Productivity in Africa: The Angel is in the Details, Working Paper, 2018.

Désiré KANGA, Victor MURINDE, Lemma SENBET & Issouf SOUMARE. Bank Lending and Competition in WAEMU Banking System: Does Cross-border Banking Increase Firms’ Access to Finance? Working paper, 2018.

Stella MUHANJI Kalu OJAH & Issouf SOUMARÉ.How Does Natural Resource Endowment and Institutional Quality Influence the Nexus between External Indebtedness and Welfare in Africa? Working Paper, 2017.

Désiré KANGA, Victor MURINDE & Issouf SOUMARÉ. Capital, Risk and Profitability of WAEMU Banks: Do Foreign Ownership and Cross-border Banking Matter? Working paper, 2017.

Sionfou Seydou COULIBALY, Lewis Landry GAKPA & Issouf SOUMARÉ. The Role of Property Rights in the Relationship between Capital Flows and Economic Growth in SSA: Do Natural Resources Endowment and Country Income Level Matter? African Development Review(forthcoming).

Issouf SOUMARÉ, Fulbert TCHANA TCHANA & Thierry Martial KENGNE. Analysis of the Determinants of Financial Inclusion in Central and West Africa. Transnational Corporations Review, Vol. 8, No. 4, 2016, pp. 231–249.

Issouf SOUMARÉ, Gaston GOHOU & Hugues KOUADIO. Comparative Study of the Characteristics of FDI from Developed Countries versus China in Africa. Transnational Corporations Review, 8, No. 3, 2016, pp. 165-177.

Isaac OTCHERE, Issouf SOUMARÉ & Pierre YOUROUGOU. FDI and Financial Market Development in Africa.The World Economy, Vol. 39, 5,2016, pp. 651–678.

Issouf SOUMARÉ & Fulbert TCHANA TCHANA. Causality between FDI and Financial Market Development: Evidence from Emerging Markets. World Bank Economic Review(WBER), Vol. 29 (Supplement), 2015, pp. S205-S216.

Issouf SOUMARÉ. Does Foreign Direct Investment Improve Economic Development in North African Countries? Applied Economics, Vol. 47, No. 51, 2015, pp. 5510-5533.

Yao Djifa N’SOUGAN & Issouf SOUMARÉ. Modeling Sovereign Default Risk: Comparing Models and Capturing the Impact of the Business Cycle. Journal of Risk Management in Financial Institutions, 6, No. 1, 2013, pp. 75-96.

Issouf SOUMARÉ, Edoh K. AMENOUNVÉ, Ousmane DIOP, Dramane MEITÉ & Yao Djifa N’SOUGAN. Applying the CAPM and the Fama-French Model to the BRVM Stock Market.Applied Financial Economics, 23, No. 4, 2013, 275-285.

Gaston GOHOU & Issouf SOUMARÉ. Does Foreign Direct Investment Reduce Poverty in Africa and are There Regional Differences? World Development, Vol. 40, No. 1, 2012, 75-95.

Gaston GOHOU & Issouf SOUMARÉ. The Determinants of Development Projects’ First Disbursement Delay: The Case of the African Development Bank; In “Fostering Development in an Era of Financial and Economic Crises”; Proceedings of the African Economic Conference 2009, African Development Bank and United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, 2011.

Mamadou S. BALDÉ, Nabil KHOURY & Issouf SOUMARÉ. L’hétérovariance des Prix du pétrole brut et l’efficacité de la couverture à l’aide des contrats à terme boursiers: Cas des importations guinéennes. Cahiers de recherche de la ChaireDesjardins de gestion des produits dérivés (#02-2005).

Papers on Islamic finance

Jocelyn GRIRA, M. Kabir HASSAN, Chiraz Labidi & Issouf SOUMARÉ. Equity Pricing in Islamic Banks: International Evidence, Working Paper,

Mohamed BELKHIR, Jocelyn GRIRA, M. Kabir HASSAN & Issouf SOUMARÉ. Islamic Banks and Political Risk: International Evidence, Working Paper,

Jocelyn GRIRA, M. Kabir HASSAN & Issouf SOUMARÉ. Pricing Beliefs: Empirical Evidence from the Implied Cost of Deposit Insurance for Islamic Banks. Economic Modelling, 55, 2016, pp. 152–168.

Kabir HASSAN & Issouf SOUMARÉ. Guarantees and Profit-Sharing Contracts in Project Financing. Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 130, Issue 1, 2015, pp 231-249.

Issouf SOUMARÉ. La pratique de la finance Islamique. Assurance et Gestion des Risques, Vol. 77, No. 1-2, April-July 2009, pp. 59-78.

Papers on microfinance

Hélyoth T.S. HESSOU, Issouf SOUMARÉ & Hubert TCHAKOUTE TCHUIGOUA. MFIs’ Capital Adjustment over the Cycle: An International Perspective, Working Paper, 2018.

Hélyoth T.S. HESSOU, Robert LENSINK, Issouf SOUMARÉ & Hubert TCHAKOUTE TCHUIGOUA, Provisioning in MFIs: An International Perspective, Working Paper, 2017.

Issouf SOUMARÉ & Hubert TCHAKOUTE TCHUIGOUA. Loan Officer Power and Microfinance Institutions’ Outreach and Portfolio Quality: An International Perspective, Working Paper, 2016.