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Professor Gideon Zhou

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Professor. Gideon. Zhou
Qualifications: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), MSc. in Public Administration, BSc. Honours in Politics and Administration
Key Research Areas: Public Finance, Budgeting, Institutional Governance, Public Policy Analysis and Public Sector Reforms 
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Publications

Books

  1. Zhou, G. & Zinyama, T. (2016). Strengthening Institutional Capacity for Policy Analysis, Management and Governance in Zimbabwe. Harare: University of Zimbabwe Publications.
  2. Zhou, G. (2011). Rolling Back State Ownership in Public Enterprises in Zimbabwe: The Question of Broad -Based Participation. Saarbrucken: LAP.
  3. Zhou, G. & Masunungure, E. (2006). An Analysis of the Objectives and Effects of Privatisation on the Public Sector and the Role of the State in Zimbabwe. Harare: SAPSN & ZIMCODD.
  4.  Zhou, G & Nhema, A.G. 2017.  Evolving Issues in Public Administration and Governance in Zimbabwe. Harare: University of Zimbabwe Publications.

Book Chapters

  1. Zhou, G.; Mukonza, R. & Zvoushe, H. (2016). “Public Budgeting in Zimbabwe: Trends, Processes and Practices”. In Public Budgeting in African Nations: Fiscal Analysis in Development Management. New York/London: Routledge: Taylor & Francis.
  2. Zhou, G. (2012). “An Assessment of the Policy, Legal and Institutional Framework Governing the Mining of Gold, Diamonds and Platinum in Zimbabwe” In Annual State of Corruption Report 2012: A look at the mining sector in Zimbabwe Gold, Diamonds and Platinum, Harare: Transparency International Zimbabwe.
  3. Zhou, G. 2017. Towards development-focused public policy making in Zimbabwe. In  Nhema, A. G. (Ed). Zimbabwe: The Search for sustainable development paradigms . Harare: University of Zimbabwe Publications
  4. Zhou, G. 2017. "Global Dynamics and Public Administration in Zimbabwe" In  Zhou, G & Nhema, A.G (Eds). Evolving Issues in Public Administration and Governance in Zimbabwe. Harare:University of Zimbabwe Publications.
  5. Zhou, G. 2017. " Evolving Issues in Public Finance Management and Governance in Zimbabwe". In Zhou, G. & Nhema, A.G. (Eds). Evolving Issues in Public Administration and Governance in Zimbabwe. Harare: University of Zimbabwe Publications.
  6. Zhou, G. 2017. "The Evolving Policy Discourse and Practices in Zimbabwe". In Zhou, G & Nhema, A.G. (Eds). Evolving Issues in Public Administration and Governance in Zimbabwe. Harare: University of Zimbabwe Publications.
  7. Zhou, G & Nhema, A.G. 2017. "Introduction". In Zhou, G. & Nhema, A.G (Eds). Evolving Issues in Public Administration and Governance in Zimbabwe. Harare: University of Zimbabwe Publications.

Articles

  1. Zhou, G. (2014). “Institutionalising and Mainstreaming a Culture of Policy Analysis in African policy environments”. International Journal of Public Policy Administration Research, 1(1), pages 12-25.
  2. Zvoushe, H. & Zhou, G. (2014). “Public-Private Partnerships for infrastructure Development in Africa: Prospects and Pitfalls”. Journal of Public Policy in Africa, Africa University & Ossisa, Volume 2. Issue 1, 18-33.
  3. Zhou, G, (2013). “Effects of Global Dynamics on National Policy”. Journal of Public Policy in Africa Journal of Public Policy in Africa (JOPPA). Africa University: Africa University & Open Society Institute for Southern Africa (OSISA), Vol 1, Issue 1, 1-20.
  4. Tambudzai, R.; Mapedza, E. & Zhou, G. (2013). “Decentralizing Zimbabwe’s Water Management: The Case of Guyu-Chelesa Irrigation Scheme”. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth Journal, Cape Town: Elservier Ltd (www.elservier.com/locate/pce), 139-147
  5. Zhou, G. & Chilunjika, A. (2013). “The Challenges of Self-Financing in Local Authorities: The Case of Zimbabwe”. International Journal of Humanities and Social Science. New York: Centre for Promoting Ideas, Vol. 3 No. 11; June 2013, 233-245.
  6. Zhou, G. (2013). “The Challenges of Public Administration under Inclusive Models of Governments”. International Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences. New York: Centre for Promoting Ideas, Vol. 3 No. 12, 154-164.
  7. Zhou, G. & Madhekeni, A. (2013). “Systems, Processes and Challenges of Public Revenue Collection in Zimbabwe”. American International Journal of Contemporary Research. New York: Centre for Promoting Ideas, Vol. 3 No.2, February 2013, 49-60.
  8. Zhou, G. & Chilunjika, A. (2013). “Mobilizing Domestic Revenue through Toll Gate Systems in Zimbabwe”. International Journal of Business and Social Science. New York: Centre for Promoting Ideas, Vol.4 No.7; July 2013, 188-204.
  9. Zhou, G. & Zvoushe, H. (2013). “Interrogating the Trajectory of National Budgeting in Zimbabwe”. Global Business and Economics Research Journal. Jarkarta: Asian Economic and Social Society, Volume 2(3), 26-49.
  10. Zhou, G. & Chilunjika, A. (2013). “A Peep into the dynamics of policy implementation in Africa: The Case of the Matabeleland Zambezi Water Project (MZWP) in Zimbabwe” Asian Journal of Empirical Research. Karachi: Asian Economic and Social Society, 3(4), 447-463.
  11. Zhou, G. (2013). “NGO Programming and Policy Advocacy in the Land Sector in Zimbabwe”.
    International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Policy. Karachi: Asian Economic and Social Society, 2 (1), 1-14.
  12. Zhou, G. (2013). “Interrogating the Nuts and Bolts of Institutional Governance”. Global Business and Economics Research Journal. Jarkarta: Globe Research Journal, Vol.2 (4), 95-108.
  13. Zhou, G. & Zvoushe, H. (2013). “Utilization of Monitoring and Evaluation Systems by Development Agencies: The case of the UNDP in Zimbabwe”. American International Journal of Contemporary Research. New York: Centre for Promoting Ideas. Vol.3. No.3, 70-83.
  14. Zhou, G. (2000). “Public Enterprise Sector Reforms in Zimbabwe: A Macro Analytical Approach”. ZAMBEZIA The Journal of Humanities. Harare: Zimbabwe, University of Zimbabwe Publications, Volume 27 No. ii, 195-219.
  15. Zhou, G. (2001). “From Interventionism to Market-Based Management Approaches: The Zimbabwean Experience”. ZAMBEZIA The Journal of Humanities. Harare: University of Zimbabwe Publications, Volume 28 No. ii. 229- 261.
  16. Zhou, G. (2007). “The Corporate Governance Question in Zimbabwe: The case of the corporate sector”, ZAMBEZIA The Journal of Humanities. Harare: University of Zimbabwe Publications, Volume 34, Nos. i/ii, 1-20.
  17. Zhou, G. (2009). “The Intractability of Rolling-Back Reforms in post-colonial African contexts: Experiences in Zimbabwe”. ZAMBEZIA The Journal of Humanities. Harare: University of Zimbabwe Publications, Volume 36, Nos. i/ii, 48-67.
  18. Zhou, G. (2011). “Fiscal Management in Zimbabwe”, International Journal of Economics and Business Modeling. Kharghar, Navi Mumbai: Bioinfo Publications, Volume 3, Issue 1, 152-161.
  19. Zhou, G. & Zvoushe, H. (2012). “Public Policy Making in Zimbabwe: A Three Decade Perspective”. International Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences. New York: Centre for Promoting Ideas, Vol. 2. No 8, 212-222.
  20. Zhou, G. (2012). “Three decades of Public Enterprise Restructuring in Zimbabwe: A Will-Of-The–Wisp Chase?”. International Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences. New York: Centre for Promoting Ideas. Volume 2, No. 20, 175-184.
  21. Zhou, G. (2012). “Three Decades of Public Expenditure Management in Zimbabwe”. Journal of Public Administration and Governance, Volume 2, No 3, 33-54.
  22. Zhou, G. & Zinyama, T (2012) “Auditing Government Institutions in Zimbabwe”, Journal of Accounting and Financial Reporting, Volume 2, No 2, 218-237.
  23. Zhou, G. (2012). “Public Administration in Zimbabwe: A Framework Approach”, Journal of Public Administration and Governance, Volume 2, No. 2, 132-150.
  24. Taderera, H.; Madhekeni, A.; Chevo, S. & Zhou, G. (2012) “A Sector Wide Approach in Health Policy”. Journal of Public Administration and Governance. Vol. 2, No.1, 158-175.
  25. Madhekeni, A. & Zhou, G. (2012). “Legal and Institutional Frameworks: The Achilles Heel of Local Authorities and Raison D’être of Ministerial Intervention in Zimbabwe”. Journal of Public Administration and Governance, Volume 2, No.3, 19-32.
  26. Zhou, G & Chilunjika, A. 2017. " The American Fiscal Cliff Discourse and Fiscal Management in Zimbabwe in the post-2000 Era: Parallels and Lessons" ZAMBEZIA, Vol.42, Nos.i/ii, 52-71.


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