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    • Analysis of the macroeconomic determinants of a firm's capital structure 

      Waweru, Wangechi (Strathmore University, 2015-11)
      This study analyses the relationship between macroeconomic factors and the capital structure of 55 listed companies in Kenya. The questions answered are what is the effect of macroeconomic conditions on capital structure ...
    • Assessing the optimal inflation rate for the Kenyan economy 

      Auma, Laura (Strathmore University, 2)
      This study seeks to estimate the optimal level of inflation for the Kenyan economy that is favorable for its economic growth by using time-series dataset for the period 1981 to 2014. The study adopts a model proposed by ...
    • Devolved monetary policy 

      Ndung'u, Bryan Wandegwa (Strathmore University, 2018)
      Inflation is the sustained increase in the prices of goods and services. Inflation is a double-edged sword, such that too much or too little will affect the economy poorly. Various Governments employ their Central banks ...
    • Impact of exchange rate volatility on inflation rates in Kenya: GARCH model approach 

      Maina, Nathaniel Mugambi (Strathmore University, 2018)
      The purpose of this research is to find out the effect of exchange rate volatility on inflation rates in Kenya. The methodology involves the use of generalized autoregressive conditional heteroskedastic (GARCH) approach ...
    • The Relationship between stock returns and the rate of inflation 

      Mwashashu, Charles Oloolumbwa (Strathmore University, 2018)
      The purpose of the study is to investigate the relationship between stock returns and the rate of inflation in the Kenyan market using monthly time series data between January 20 I 0 and October 2017. The study uses the ...