Staff Profile

/Mr Julius Mukarati

Mr Julius Mukarati

Lecturer: Department of Agric Economics

Qualifications :

  • PhD in Economics (University of Pretoria) -Dissertation Title: The potential impact of land redistribution in South Africa.
  • MPhil Economics (University of Pretoria) -Specialization: Macroeconomics
  • Master of Science (M.Sc) in Economics, University of Zimbabwe
  • Specialization: Macroeconomics and Environmental Economics
  • Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) in Economics, University of Zimbabwe

Research Interests: Development Economics, Environmental Economics, CGE modeling and Micro simulation.

Publications :

  1. Modeling the distributive effects of an agricultural shock on household income in South African: a sam multiplier decomposition and structural path analysis (Under review :Journal of Emerging Trends in Economics and Management Sciences)
  2. Determinants of crop variety choice as a climate change adaptation option in arid regions of Zimbabwe (RJASS,3(15))
  3. Empirical test of the relationship between import substitution and trade performance in Zimbabwe. Journal of Economics and sustainable development, 2013
  4. Determinants of adoption of conservation agriculture in Zimbabwe’s Gokwe district: A duration analysis. (Researchjournali’s journal of Economics, 2(8)


Work in Progress:

  1. The growth and distributive impact of land reform in South Africa: A dynamic CGE micro simulation approach.
  2. Monetary transmission mechanism in Zimbabwe: A vector autoregressive approach.