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Haruna Issahaku

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First Name:Haruna
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Last Name:Issahaku
RePEc Short-ID:pis167
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School of Business
University for Development Studies

Tamale, Ghana
RePEc:edi:sbudsgh (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Haruna, Issahaku, 2019. "Harnessing international remittances for financial development: The role of monetary policy," MPRA Paper 97004, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 30 Jul 2019.
  2. Abdul-Wahab, Shamsia & Haruna, Issahaku & Nkegbe, Paul Kwame, 2018. "Effectiveness of resource mobilisation strategies of the Wa municipal assembly," MPRA Paper 96880, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 24 Oct 2018.
  3. Abu, Benjamin Musah & Domanban, Paul Bata & Haruna, Issahaku, 2017. "Microcredit Loan Repayment Default among Small Scale Enterprises: A Double Hurdle Approach," MPRA Paper 101576, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 12 Mar 2017.
  4. Amidu, Mohammed & Mohammed Sissy, Aisha & Haruna, Issahaku, 2017. "The effects of cross-border banking and institutional quality on accounting information of banks in Africa," MPRA Paper 101509, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 15 Sep 2017.
  5. Ustarz, Yazidu & Haruna, Issahaku, 2017. "International Migrant Remittance and Productivity Growth in Ghana," MPRA Paper 101579, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 18 Jun 2017.
  6. Haruna, Issahaku & Harvey, Simon K. & Abor, Joshua Y., 2016. "Does development finance pose an additional risk to monetary policy?," MPRA Paper 101637, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 10 Jul 2016.
  7. Nkegbe, Paul Kwame & Abu, Benjamin Musah & Haruna, Issahaku, 2016. "Food security in the Savannah Accelerated Development Authority Zone of Ghana: an ordered probit with household hunger scale approach," MPRA Paper 101605, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 07 Feb 2017.
  8. Haruna, Issahaku & Abdulai, Hamdeeya & Kriesie, Maryiam & Harvey, Simon K., 2015. "Exchange rate forecasting in the West African Monetary Zone: a comparison of forecast performance of time series models," MPRA Paper 97009, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 26 Jul 2015.


  1. Daniel Tang & Haruna Issahaku, 2024. "Public debt and unemployment in Sub-Saharan Africa: the role of institutional framework," SN Business & Economics, Springer, vol. 4(3), pages 1-26, March.
  2. Haruna Issahaku & Munira Alhassan Muhammed & Benjamin Musah Abu, 2023. "A count model of financial inclusion in Ghana: evidence from living standards surveys," Journal of Economics, Finance and Administrative Science, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, vol. 28(56), pages 303-318, November.
  3. Dominic Atogumsekiya Anarigide & Haruna Issahaku & Stanley Kojo Dary, 2023. "Drivers of financial innovation in sub-Saharan Africa," SN Business & Economics, Springer, vol. 3(9), pages 1-21, September.
  4. Eseoghene S. Olaifa & Evans S. Osabuohien & Haruna Issahaku & Oluwatoyin Matthew, 2022. "Oil Spillages and Captured Fish Production in the Niger Delta of Nigeria," International Journal of Energy Economics and Policy, Econjournals, vol. 12(3), pages 175-183, May.
  5. Joshua Y. Abor & Mohammed Amidu & Emmanuel Sarpong-Kumankoma & Haruna Issahaku, 2021. "African Banking Sector Development: The Roles of Remittances and Monetary Policy," The African Finance Journal, Africagrowth Institute, vol. 23(1), pages 20-40.
  6. Haruna Issahaku & Ishaque Mahama & Reginald Addy–Morton, 2020. "Agricultural labour productivity and credit constraints: implications for consumption in rural Ghana," African Journal of Economic and Management Studies, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, vol. 11(2), pages 331-351, April.
  7. Mohammed Amidu & Joshua Yindenaba Abor & Haruna Issahaku, 2019. "Left Behind, but Included: The Case of Migrant Remittances and Financial Inclusion in Ghana," The African Finance Journal, Africagrowth Institute, vol. 21(2), pages 36-63.
  8. Mohammed Amidu & Haruna Issahaku, 2019. "Do globalisation and adoption of IFRS by banks in Africa lead to less earnings management?," Journal of Financial Reporting and Accounting, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, vol. 17(2), pages 222-248, June.
  9. Haruna Issahaku & Joshua Yindenaba Abor & Mohammed Amidu, 2018. "The Effects Of Remittances On Economic Growth: Reexamining The Role Of Institutions," Journal of Developing Areas, Tennessee State University, College of Business, vol. 52(4), pages 29-46, October-D.
  10. Haruna Issahaku & Benjamin Musah Abu & Paul Kwame Nkegbe, 2018. "Does the Use of Mobile Phones by Smallholder Maize Farmers Affect Productivity in Ghana?," Journal of African Business, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 19(3), pages 302-322, July.
  11. Joshua Yindenaba Abor & Mohammed Amidu & Haruna Issahaku, 2018. "Mobile Telephony, Financial Inclusion and Inclusive Growth," Journal of African Business, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 19(3), pages 430-453, July.
  12. Benjamin Musah Abu & Issahaku Haruna, 2017. "Financial inclusion and agricultural commercialization in Ghana: an empirical investigation," Agricultural Finance Review, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, vol. 77(4), pages 524-544, November.
  13. Issahaku, Haruna & Abor, Joshua Yindenaba & Harvey, Simon Kwadzogah, 2017. "Remittances, banks and stock markets: Panel evidence from developing countries," Research in International Business and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 42(C), pages 1413-1427.
  14. Benjamin Musah Abu & Haruna Issahaku & Paul Kwame Nkegbe, 2016. "Farmgate versus market centre sales: a multi-crop approach," Agricultural and Food Economics, Springer;Italian Society of Agricultural Economics (SIDEA), vol. 4(1), pages 1-16, December.
  15. Stanley Kojo Dary & Haruna Issahaku, 2013. "Exploring Innovations in Microfinance Institutions in Northern Ghana," Business and Economic Research, Macrothink Institute, vol. 3(1), pages 442-460, June.
  16. Haruna Issahaku & Yazidu Ustarz & Paul Bata Domanban, 2013. "Macroeconomic Variables and Stock Market Returns in Ghana: Any Causal Link?," Asian Economic and Financial Review, Asian Economic and Social Society, vol. 3(8), pages 1044-1062.
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    RePEc:eme:afr000:afr-02-2017-0007 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:eme:ajempp:ajems-03-2019-0124 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:eme:ajems0:ajems-03-2019-0124 is not listed on IDEAS


  1. Haruna Issahaku & Paul Kwame Nkegbe & Jeremiah Ogaga Ejemeyovwi, 2023. "Sustainable and responsible agricultural investment in developing countries," Chapters, in: Joshua Y. Abor (ed.), Sustainable and Responsible Investment in Developing Markets, chapter 18, pages 286-304, Edward Elgar Publishing.
  2. Stanley Kojo Dary & Haruna Issahaku & Benjamin Musah Abu, 2022. "Trade Credit Financing and Firm Growth: A Panel Study of Listed Firms in Africa," Springer Books, in: Evelyn F. Wamboye & Bichaka Fayissa (ed.), The Palgrave Handbook of Africa’s Economic Sectors, pages 551-576, Springer.
  3. Haruna Issahaku & Mohammed Amidu & Aisha Mohammed Sissy, 2022. "Banking Services and Inclusive Development in Sub-Saharan Africa," Springer Books, in: Evelyn F. Wamboye & Bichaka Fayissa (ed.), The Palgrave Handbook of Africa’s Economic Sectors, pages 319-342, Springer.
  4. Agyapomaa Gyeke-Dako & Simon K. Harvey & Gabriel Azu & Haruna Issahaku, 2022. "Monetary Policy and Bank Risk-Taking Behaviour in Africa," Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Banking and Financial Institutions, in: Joshua Yindenaba Abor & Charles Komla Delali Adjasi (ed.), The Economics of Banking and Finance in Africa, chapter 0, pages 311-334, Palgrave Macmillan.
  5. Mohammed Amidu & Joshua Yindenaba Abor & Haruna Issahaku, 2021. "Inclusive finance, financial literacy and livelihood activities of households in Ghana," Chapters, in: Ahmad H. Ahmad & David T. Llewellyn & Victor Murinde (ed.), Inclusive Financial Development, chapter 14, pages 293-318, Edward Elgar Publishing.
  6. Mohammed Amidu & Haruna Issahaku, 2018. "The role of financial markets in promoting sustainability – are view and research framework," Chapters, in: Sabri Boubaker & Douglas Cumming & Duc K. Nguyen (ed.), Research Handbook of Investing in the Triple Bottom Line, chapter 12, pages 264-291, Edward Elgar Publishing.

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  1. NEP-CBA: Central Banking (1) 2019-12-02
  2. NEP-FDG: Financial Development and Growth (1) 2019-12-02
  3. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (1) 2019-12-02


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