Company closures are a cause of great competition concern since they result in the removal of competitors and increase in concentrations in the relevant markets, and this facilitates and promotes monopolization and cartelization, which are prohibited restrictive business practices under the Competition Act [Chapter 14:28]. Competition and Tariff Commission (CTC) collaborated with the Zimbabwe Economic Policy Analysis and Research Unit (ZEPARU) in undertaking this study to set up a policy framework on bankruptcy prevention in Zimbabwe.
Empirical evidence indicates that well-functioning, healthy and competitive financial systems are an effective tool in spreading opportunity and fighting poverty through offering people a wide range of needs such as savings, credit, payment, and risk management services. Given the importance of financial inclusion, the objective of this study is to examine strategies that should be implemented to foster financial inclusion in Zimbabwe.
The study revealed the extent of the destruction of the TC sub-sector and its ancillary industries beginning from the time of ESAP to the present.
The Bankers Association of Zimbabwe in their quest to address the challenges and the exploit opportunities brought about by the new economic structure, proactively conducted this study in partnership with ZEPARU to ascertain how the informal sector can contribute to economic development through the formal banking channels
The purpose of this working paper is to critically review the financial regulation and its supervisory architecture in Zimbabwe.
The aim of the Economic Literacy Handbook is to equip newly elected Members of Parliament with basic economic language that is used in major economic policies like the National Budget and the Monetary Policy Statements.
The Chemical Industries value Chain Analysis Study for Zimbabwe was called for by ZEPARU in collaboration with USAID-SERA program.
Even before the decade-long economic crisis, the economy of Zimbabwe was already failing to absorb the high numbers of people.
This study examines the contribution of the financial sector to economic activity over four economic policy regimes since independence in 1980.
Since the introduction of the multi-currency regime (MCR) in February 2009, economic growth has returned to positive levels.
This paper attempts to assess Zimbabwe’s agricultural competitiveness, in terms of the sector’s performance, and challenges to expanding the sector and improving competitiveness.
The introduction of multi-currency system in the country brought about economic stabilisation, as most critical sectors of the economy registered growth.