Henry Kankwamba

Country of current residence

Malawi

Current position

Lecturer

Current institute employer

Lilongwe University of Agriculture

Since

2020

Website current institute
Professional memberships

International Association of Agriculture and Applied Economists

Skills

Economic Policy Analysis

Profession

Economist

Degrees / expertise

MSc. Agricultural and Applied Economics, BSc. Agricultural Economics

Professional experience

Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (LUANAR), The World Bank Group, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO)

Supervisors of
doctoral work

Prof. Dr. Joachim von Braun

Advisor at ZEF

Dr. Lukas Korner

2020

Kankwamba H. and L. Kornher.  2020.  Business registration and firm performance: A case of maize traders in Malawi.  Development in Practice, 2(30)   : 1-27   . Further Information
Kankwamba, H.  2020.  Economic disruptions, markets and food security.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information

2019

Chimbaza M., H. Kankwamba, A. Mwangwela and W. Kamthunzi.  2019.  Post-harvest groundnut aflatoxin management among smallholder farmers in Malawi.  World Mycotoxin Journal, . Further Information
Henry Kankwamba, Lukas Kornher.  2019.  How much do infrastructural investments mitigate impacts of seasonal shocks on food security?.  ZEF Discussion Paper , 289   . Further Information
Henry Kankwamba, Lukas Kornher.  2019.  Performance, behaviour and organization of maize trading in Malawi.  Agricultural and Food Economics, 14 (7)   . (Open Access)   Further Information

2018

Henry Kankwamba, Mariam Kadzamira, Karl Pauw.  2018.  How diversified is cropping in Malawi? Patterns, determinants and policy implications.  Food Security, 2(10)   : 1–16   . Further Information
Mazunda, J. and H. Kankwamba.  2018.  Food and Nutrition security implications of crop diversification in Malawi's farm households.  In: N.-L. Aberman, J. Meerman, and T. Benson (eds.): Agriculture, food security, and nutrition in Malawi: Leveraging the links. International Food Policy Research Institute.   53-60.  Further Information

2017

Joseph Dzanja, Mirriam Matita, Henry Kankwamba, Michael Dolislager, David Tschirley.  2017.  Assessing market prospects for grain legumes in Malawi.  African Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 3 (12)   : 204-216   . Further Information

2016

Limbikani Matumba, Maurice Monjerezi, Henry Kankwamba, Samuel M. C. Njoroge, Peter Ndilowe, Hilda Kabuli, Daimon Kambewa, Henry Njapau.  2016.  Knowledge, attitude, and practices concerning presence of molds in foods among members of the general public in Malawi.  Mycotoxin research, 32(1)   : 27–36   . Further Information
Munyaradzi Mutenje, Henry Kankwamba, Julius Mangisoni, Menale Kassie.  2016.  Agricultural innovations and food security in Malawi: Gender dynamics, institutions and market implications.  Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 103   : 240–248   . Further Information

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
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Henry_Kankwamba_CV.pdf [PDF | 190.01KB]

Research themes
  • Economic change and vulnerability
Research countries
  • Malawi
Research projects

Price volatility

Teaching

Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources: Statistics for Economists and Econometrics.

Professional experience

Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (LUANAR), The World Bank Group, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO)

Degrees

MSc. Agricultural and Applied Economics, BSc. Agricultural Economics

Expertise

Agricultural and applied economics

Funding institutions

BMZ via DAAD, Foundation fiat panis

Research affiliation

BMZ via DAAD, Foundation fiat panis

Doctoral research funded by

BMZ via DAAD, Foundation fiat panis

Cooperation partners

Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

Supervisors of
doctoral work

Prof. Dr. Joachim von Braun

Advisor at ZEF

Dr. Lukas Korner

Henry Kankwamba

Former Junior Researcher

Former Department :
ZEF B: Department of Economic and Technological Change

Office E-Mail:
hkankwamba(at)luanar.ac.mw

Private E-Mail:
hkankwamba(at)gmail.com