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    • Does inflation rate convergence spur exchange rate volatility? Evidence from East Africa 

      Mose, Naftaly G. (Strathmore University, 2018)
      Attaining a monetary union is an ambition for most regional economic blocks. However, the arrangement towards monetary union for the East African nations has remained indifferent. Inflation rate is critical for EAC members ...
    • Impact of currency risk premium on stock returns 

      Chege, Grace Mumbi (Strathmore University, 2017)
      African markets are riddled with occurrences that make it quite difficult to understand the investing environment, especially with the stock markets. Foreign and local investors hence demand greater compensation for unknown ...
    • Impact of exchange rate and interest rate volatility on share price returns 

      Kimani, Stephanie Angela Wanjiku (Strathmore University, 2014-12)
      An efficient financial system promotes economic growth though the proper allocation of resources to all market participants. The stock market plays an important role in achieving economic growth. The proper functioning of ...
    • Impact of oil prices on the exchange rate in Kenya 

      Nyamunga, Pamella Achieng (Strathmore University, 2017)
      The aim of this study is to estimate the impact of global oil prices on the exchange rate of Kenya for a monthly series from April 2000- April 2016. The modelling exercise follows 3 steps. In first step, the paper investigates ...