Shebo Nalishebo

Shebo Nalishebo is a Research Fellow in charge of Public Finance at the Zambia Institute for Policy Analysis and Research (ZIPAR). He has also served as an associate researcher in the Human Development unit of ZIPAR. Prior to joining ZIPAR in 2012, he served in various capacities at the Central Statistical Office from 2001-2012. This includes Economic Census Manager for the Economic Census whose results have been used to rebase and benchmark the national accounts for Zambia; Principal Statistician in charge of National Accounts Statistics, responsible for computing Zambia’s Gross Domestic Product during 2006-2012. He holds a Master of Science degree in Statistics from the University of Manchester, United Kingdom (2008) and a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from the University of Zambia (2000). He also holds post-graduate qualifications in national accounts (InWent, Germany, 2004) and economic statistics (UNSIAP, Japan, 2009). His research interests include economic growth, public finance, modelling of financial markets data, tourism, poverty, employment and prouctivity. He has published works on the middle class, contributing family workers, creative industries and tax evasion. 


Works by this author

An Analysis of the Legal Framework for Public Debt Management in Zambia

Towards 2022: Options for Paying back Zambia’s Eurobond Debt

Toward Stability and Growth: A Review of Pillar I & II of Zambia’s Economic Stabilisation and Growth Programme 2017-2019

The Sales Tax Proposal: Are we Beating a Dead Horse? Preliminary Results from a Rapid Assessment

Debt Servicing and the Delivery of Social Services: Mid-Year Review of the 2018 Budget

In Search of Zambia’s ‘Hidden’ Public Debt

Reversing Zambia’s High Risk of Debt Distress

Are Interest Payments on Debt Derailing Fiscal Consolidation?

In search of Zambia’s 'hidden' public debt

Calming the Copperbelt Economic Storm

Eurobonds Repayment: Limiting the Risk of Default

A Cautionary Tale of Zambia’s International Sovereign Bond Issuances

Uncovering the Unknown: An Analysis of Tax Evasion in Zambia

Bridging the PAYE Tax Revenue Gap

Who are the Middle class in Zambia?

Economic Profiling of the Creative Industries: A Desk Review