International Journal of Finance and Banking Research

Volume 7, Issue 6, December 2021

  • The Effect of Monetary Policy on Economic Growth in Ethiopia

    Gibrework Hunibachew

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 6, December 2021
    Pages: 133-143
    Received: Nov. 17, 2021
    Accepted: Dec. 08, 2021
    Published: Dec. 24, 2021
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    Abstract: There is an ambiguous relationship between monetary policy and economic growth both in theoretically and empirically. Hence, this study was examined the link among monetary policy and economic growth in Ethiopia by using time series data from 1980-2019. Zivot and Andrews (ZA hereafter) and Clemente (CMR hereafter) unit root test revealed that real ... Show More
  • Determinants of Life Insurance Demand: Evidence from Ethiopia

    Tilahun Shewangezaw Kura, Habtamu Alebachew Legass

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 6, December 2021
    Pages: 144-154
    Received: Nov. 19, 2021
    Accepted: Dec. 14, 2021
    Published: Dec. 24, 2021
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    Abstract: Life insurance is a financial product that aims to protect dependents against the risks of premature death or disability of the insured party. Various pieces of evidence and literature show that the level of life insurance business and its demand in Ethiopia is very low. As a result, this thesis paper focused on potential ways of increasing the lif... Show More
  • Impact of Financial Factors on Financial Performance Evidence from Insurance Companies in Ethiopia

    Habtamu Alebachew Legass, Misgan Mulatie, Anwar Adem Shikur, Tilahun Shewangizaw Kura

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 6, December 2021
    Pages: 155-163
    Received: Nov. 25, 2021
    Accepted: Dec. 14, 2021
    Published: Dec. 24, 2021
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    Abstract: The main purpose of the study was to assess the influence of financial factors on the financial performance of 11 insurance businesses in Ethiopia that were deliberately selected. The researcher employed an explanatory research design with a quantitative research approach using panel data in this study. Secondary data was acquired from Ethiopia's n... Show More
  • An Economic Analysis of the Factors Influencing Avocado Production, Profitability and Sustainability in Rwanda: A Case Study of Burera, Gicumbi, and Musanze Districts

    Ntabakirabose Gaspard, Tuyisenge Jean Claude, Musoni Protais, Ndaruhutse Felicien, Majuga Jean Claude Noel, Izamuhaye Jean Claude, Hakizimana Fidèle, Joshua Otieno Ogweno

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 6, December 2021
    Pages: 164-173
    Received: Jun. 27, 2021
    Accepted: Jul. 09, 2021
    Published: Dec. 29, 2021
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    Abstract: Agriculture plays a fundamentally important role in the economic growth and development prospects of a vast majority of developing countries including Rwanda where this sector is a main source of livelihood, providing direct employment. The aim of this study was to analyze the factors influencing avocado production, profitability and sustainability... Show More