Publications for Prof MAIPOSE, Gervase Sankwe

    Position: Associate Professor, Department of Governance & Public Administration

    BA (UNZA), MPhil (Glasgow), PhD (Manchester) 

    Specialization: Public Finance and Public Policy

    Research Interest: Development policies, strategic interventions and governance at different levels of the State. 


    A. Monographs

    1. Maipose, G. S. (2008). Policy and Institutional Dynamics of Sustained Development in Botswana. The World Bank, Washington DC.
    1. Maipose,G. S. & Somolekae. G. (1996). Aid Effectiveness in Botswana: Management of External Assistance and Case Studies of the US/Botswana Bilateral Aid Relationship. Overseas Development Council, Washington DC.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1991). Retrenchment & Redeployment in the Public Sector: The Zambian Experience, Geneva: International Labour Office.
    1. Maipose, G. S. & Mwape,. B. L (1988).  Zambia: Survey of Administration & Management in the Public Sector. GTZ, Bonn.
    1. Maipose, G.S. and Chibaye, C. (1983). Collective Bargaining and other forms of workers’ participation in Zambia. Labour Management Relations Series No. 64. International Labour Office, Geneva.

    B. Chapters in Books

    1. Maipose, G. S. (2012). Developmental State Capacity, Poverty Reduction and Institutional Reforms in Botswana. In Onalenna Selolwane (eds). Poverty Reduction and Changing Policy Regimes in Botswana Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (2009). Politics of Foreign Aid and Poverty Alleviation in Sun-Saharan Africa. In B.Z. Osei-Hwedie & Kwaku Osei-Hwedie (eds.). The Politics of Socio-Economic Development in Southern Africa. Ghana University Press, Accra.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (2009). Democratic Governance and Economic Management in Botswana: Review of Country Experience and Challenges. In: Good Governance and Civil Society Participation in Africa. Organization for Social Science Research in Eastern and Southern Africa (OSSREA), Addis Ababa.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (2009). Botswana: The African Success Story. In: Lindsay Whitfield (Ed.). The Politics of Aid: African Strategies for Dealing with Donors. Oxford University Press, Oxford.
    1. Maipose, G. S. & Matsheka, C.(2008) Indigenous Developmental State and Economic Growth in Botswana. In: Benno J. Ndulu, Stephen A. O’Connell, Robert H. Bates (Eds). The African Economic Growth Performance 1960 – 2000: Country Chapters Volume. Weatherhead Centre, Harvard University.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (2005). NEPAD’s Resource Mobilisation Strategies: Problems and Prospects for Enhancing Aid Flows. In: Jacques, G. and Lesetedi, G. N. (eds.). The New partnership for Africa’s Development: Debates, Opportunities and Challenges. Africa Institute of South Africa, Pretoria.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (2003). Institutional Effectiveness and Accountability of the Executive: Analysis of Reality vis-à-vis Perceptions. In: Matthews M. (ed.) Aspects of Emerging Africa Governance: Continuity and Change, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa. UNECA, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (2002). The Aid Regime Factor in Civil/Regional Conflicts and Challenges of Public Security in Southern Africa. In: D. Milazi et al. (eds) Democracy, Human Rights, and Regional Co-operation in Southern Africa. Africa Institute of South Africa, Pretoria.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (2002). Local Government Finance in Zambia: Challenges of Decremental Budgeting, Local Capacity Building and Unfunded Mandate. In: Reddy P.S. (ed.) Local    Government Financing and development in Southern Africa. Oxford University Press, Cape Town.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (2000). Aid Abuse and Mismanagement in Africa: Problems of Accountability, Transparency, and Ethical Leadership. In: Hope, K.R. & Chikulo, B.C. (eds). Corruption and Development in Africa. MacMillan Press Ltd, Houndmills.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1999). Zambia: Decentralisation under the New Democratic Era: Changes and Continuity. In: Reddy P.S. (ed) Local Government Democratisation and Decentralisation: A Review of the Southern Africa Region Juta & Co. Ltd. Kenwyn.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1998). With Somolekae, G.M. Aid Management and Impact. In: Hope, K.R. & Somolekae, G. Public Administration and Policy in Botswana. Juta & Co. Ltd, Kenwyn.
    1. Maipose, G. S. & Somolekae, G.M. (1998). Aid Effectiveness in Botswana: Experience and Lessons. In: W. Edge & M. Lekorwe (eds). Botswana: Politics and Society. van Schaik Publishers.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1997). Structural Adjustment Policies in Africa: Designing Chaos or Chaos in Implementation. In: Hope, K.R. (ed.). Structural Adjustment, Reconstruction and Development in Africa. Ashgate Publishing Company: Aldershot.
    1. Maipose, G. S, Somolekae, G. M. & Johnston, T. (1997). Effective Aid Management: The Case of Botswana. In: Carlsson, J. et al (eds). Foreign Aid in Africa: Lessons from Country Experiences. Nordiska Afrikainstitute: Uppsala).
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1996). Central Government Administration: Problems and Prospects in Load Capacity. In: Sichone, O. & Chikulo, B. (eds). Democracy in Zambia: Challenges for the Third Republic (SAPES Books: Harare).
    1. Maipose,G. S. & Woodhouse, P. (1996). Local Governance, National Resource Management, and the Implementation of Local Areas development Programmes. In: G. Lazarev and Howe (eds). Forum Working Papers on Local Area Development in Support of CCD. IFAD/CCD International Forum, Rome.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1994). ‘The Role of Government Watchdog Institutions: The Case of Botswana and Zambia. In Peters W. (ed). Public Policy Management under Different Political Systems. Overseas Development Institute – ODI.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1992). Limits of the Central Political & Administrative Institutions in Zambian Development. In: Walter Oyugi (ed). Bureaucracy and the Administration of Development in Africa. The Institute of International Studies, University of California, Berkeley.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1990). Magnitude of Zambia’s Debt & Implications of Debt Service Management Policy. In: Osei-Hwedie, K. & Ndulo, M. (eds.). The Development Puzzle: Some Insights from Africa. Brunswick  Publishing Corporation, Virginia.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1989). Zambia’s economic & Unemployment Problems:  An Analysis  of Underlying Factors. In Osei-   Hwedie, K. & Ndulo, M. (eds). Studies in Youth & Development. Lusaka: Multimedia Publications.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1978). The Ward Agricultural Credit System: A Case Study of Chipata District Organization for Participation in Rural Development (ARD) Administration and Organization for Participation in Rural Development in Zambia, Amsterdam: Free University).
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1974). District Governors as Coordinators of Development. In: Molteno R.V. (ed.). Studies in Zambian Development and Administration. Lusaka: University of Zambia.

    C. Journal Articles

    1. Maipose, G. S. (2008). Comment: the Performance of Decentralization Efforts in Africa and Relevance of the issues raised by Walter O. Oyugi. Regional Development Dialogue – RDD – 29 No. 2, Autumn, 15 -31.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (2006). Privatization and Implementation of Outsourcing Policy: Lessons about Conflict of Interest in Zambia. Public Administration and Development 9(2):714-29.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (2004). Local Governance and Poverty Alleviation in South Regional Development Dialogue Vol. 25 no.1, spring.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (2003). Economic Development and the Role of the State in Botswana. Development Policy and Management Forum, Vol. X. Number 2.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (2002). Centre-Local Relationship and the Role of NGOs in Fostering Good Governance and Development at the Local Level in Africa. Regional Development and Dialogue Vol. 41.
    2. Maipose, G. S. (2000). Decentralisation for Good Governance and Development: The Critique Comment on Zambian Case. Regional Development and Dialogue Vol 21, No. 1.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1999). Fiscal Policy and Aid Intensity in Africa. Scandinavian Journal of Development Alternatives 9:945- 957.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1998). Designing chaos or chaos in Implementation: an Insight into the Problems of Administrative reforms in Zambia. Public Administration and Development 7(3):309-24.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1997). State Capacity and Development in Africa. Politeia 16: 11-35.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1994). Administration of Public Debt & Cash Budget in Zambia. Public Budgeting and Finance: 13: 21 -31.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1993). Political and Economic Liberation in Zambia: Prospects for Smooth Transition. Peace Research: The Canadian Journal of Peace Studies Vol 26 No.2.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1993). Democratisation in Zambia: The Process of Transition, Lesson and Prospects for Democracy. Africa Quarterly Vol. 3 No. 18.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1990). Philosophical Basis of the Juche Idea’s World Outlook and Its Relevance in explaining Evolutionary and Revolutionary Changes. Journal of the Study of the Juche Idea, Vol 49 No. 3.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1989). Public Financial Management & the Auctioning of the Foreign Exchange: A comparative Case of Zambia and Uganda. Journal for Contemporary Development Studies, Vol. 12 No. 4.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1989). Anatomy & Consequences of Zambia’s Development Policy: Policy Dimensions of the Domestic causes of the Declining Economy. Scandinavian Journal of Development Alternatives 2: 218-235.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1987). Constraints and Challenges of Rural Development Management in Zambia. International Review of Administrative Sciences 54: 314 – 327.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1984). Changes and Constraints in the Local administrative System: A Review of Inherent Problems as Experienced in Luapula Province, Zambia. Canadian Journal of African Studies Vol. X, No. 4.
    1. Maipose, G. S. (1984). Problems of Reducing Public Expenditure: A Critical Review of Deficit Financing in Zambia. Development and Change, Vol. 6, No. 3.

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