Debt, Finance & Financialization

Peer-reviewed articles

Kvangraven, I.H., K. Koddenbrock and N.S.Sylla. 2021. ‘Financial subordination and uneven financialisation in 21st century Africa’, Community Development 56(1): 119-140.

Dos Santos, P. and I.H. Kvangraven. 2017. ‘Better Than Cash, But Beware the Costs: Electronic Payments Systems in Developing Countries,’ Development and Change 48 (2): 205–227.

Gevorkyan, A. and I.H. Kvangraven. 2016. ‘Assessing Recent Determinants of Borrowing Costs in Sub-Saharan Africa,’ Review of Development Economics 20 (4): 721–738.

Working papers

Koddenbrock, K, I.H. Kvangraven, N.S. Sylla. 2020. ‘Beyond Financialisation: The Need for a Longue Durée Understanding of Finance in Imperialism,’ OSF PrePrints.

Book chapters

Kvangraven, I.H. ‘The Changing Character of Financial Flows to Sub-Saharan Africa,’ in Gevorkyan, Aleksandr and Otaviano Canuto (eds) Financial Deepening and Post-Crisis Development in Emerging Markets (2016).

Reports

Bond to Happen? Recurring Debt Crises in Sub-Saharan Africa and the Rise of Sovereign Bond Issuance (Debt Justice Network Norway, October 2016)

Exportable – How To Make The Norwegian Debt Audit Transferable To Other Countries (The Norwegian Coalition for Debt Cancellation, January 2013)

Popular pieces

Caveat emptor: the Graduation Approach, electronic payments and the potential pitfalls of financial inclusion (Policy in Focus 14 (2): 55-57, 2017) (with Paulo dos Santos)

Bond to happen? Recurring debt crises in Sub-Saharan Africa and the rise of sovereign bond issuance (Righting Finance December 8th, 2016) (this piece was also re-published on Social Watch)

Are Norwegian Investments in Sovereign Bonds Responsible? (November 9th, 2016, SLUG)

The Trouble with Sub-Saharan African Debt (with Aleksandr Gevorkyan), Interfima, October 10th 2016 (this piece was also re-published and referred to on several other platforms).

Financial Inclusion and Its Discontent (with Paulo dos Santos), The Private Debt Project, April 13th 2016.

Can Development goals help development finance? If so, how? Development Finance Agenda Vol. 2, Issue 1 (2016).