Staff Profiles

Dr. Lekgatlhamang Lexi Setlhare

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Faculty of Social Sciences


Senior Lecturer

Location: 240-113
Phone: 355-4644
Email Dr. Lekgatlhamang Lexi Setlhare

BA Economics, University of Botswana

MA Economics, Clark University

PhD Economics, University of Manitoba

Monetary Economics




Monetary and Macroeconomic Issues and Effects on Policy Goals

Financial Sector Issues and Effects

Macroeconomics environment and Growth Dynamics

International Trade Issues

Monetary and Macroeconomic Issues

Financial Sector Issues and Impact

International Trade and Finance Issues

Koffi, P., Thuche, K. and L. Setlhare (2019) “Sustainability of Public Debt in Botswana: A Regime Switching Approach”, Journal of Reviews on Global Economics, Vol. 8.

Kouassi, E. and L. Setlhare (2018) “Unemployment persistence in Southern African Countries: Further Evidence from Panel Unit Root Tests”, Studies in Economics and Econometrics, Vol. 42(1).

Setlhare, L. (2016) “Characteristics of Inflation in Botswana – High or Low Persistence”, International Journal of Applied Business and Economic Research, 14(10).

Mbithi, J., Mogotsi, I. and L. Setlhare (2016) “Trade Creation and Diversion Effects of the East African Community Customs Union: A Gravity Model Analysis for Kenya”, Asian-African Journal of Economics and Econometrics, 16(2).


In pursuit of academic excellence