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Olu Onafowora, Ph.D.

Department: Economics

Professor of Economics

Department Head of Economics

  • Education
  • PHD, West Virginia Univ Morgantown
  • MS, West Virginia Univ Morgantown
  • BS, University of Ife
Olu Onafowora

EDUCATION

  • Ph.D. Economics, 1989. West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia. Dissertation: "An Econometric Model of the West Virginia Agricultural Sector".
  • M.S. Natural Resource Economics, 1982. West Virginia University,   Morgantown, West Virginia.
  • B.S. Agricultural Economics, 1979. University of Ife, Ile-Ife, Nigeria.
  • A.D. Systems Administration, 2003. Harrisburg Area Community College,      Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

EMPLOYMENT

Susquehanna University, Department of Economics
                                Professor-September 2006 to present.
                                                I instruct courses in principles of macroeconomics and microeconomics,
                                                intermediate microeconomics, labor economics, economic development,
                                                public finance, third world economics, and managerial economics; serve as
                                                 faculty advisor to undergraduate economics and business students; provide
                                                committee work and other services; and am a productive scholar.

                                Department Chairperson-August 2010 to present.

                                Associate Professor-September 1996 to May 2006.

                                Assistant Professor-July 1989 to May 1996.

Rutgers University, Department of Agricultural Economics and Marketing

                                Visiting Associate Professor-July 1994 to September 1994.
                                                Collaborated with researchers at the Ecosystems Policy
                                                Research Center, Rutgers University, in building and utilizing
                                                a model of land use and farmland tax assessment for New Jersey
                                                and developing a time-series database on the agricultural, food
                                                and natural resource complex.

                                Visiting Assistant Professor-June 1991 to August 1991.
                                                Assisted in preparing a report on the predicted impacts of the
                                                New Jersey State Development Plan on agriculture and farmers.
                                                Preparation included analyzing the implications of development
                                                on farmland usage and preservation both under trend condition
                                                as well as the land use development pattern proposed by the State Plan.
 
Compensated Consulting Appointments

                                Consultant-Food Policy Institute, Rutgers University, June 2000 to August 2001.
                                                Responsible for conducting, implementing, and documenting a regional
                                                study entitled "Consumers Patronage of Alternative Food Delivery System
                                                in the Mid-Atlantic Region."

                                Consultant-City of Harrisburg Mayor's Office of Economic Development,  May 2000 to August 2000. 
                                                Responsible for preparing a 25-page economic viability report for the
                                                Harrisburg Parking Authority entitled "Comparative Analysis of Alternative
                                                Parking Garage Sites in the Central Business District of Harrisburg."

                                Consultant-New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station Policy Research Initiative, Rutgers University,

                                                         June 1992 to August 1992
                                                Responsible for developing a disaggregated econometric model of the New
                                                Jersey agricultural sector for simulating the effects of specific policy
                                                changes on agricultural sector performance in the state.

                                Consultant-Center for Urban Policy Research (CUPR), Rutgers University, 
                                                June 1991 to August 1991. Worked in conjunction with the State Plan
                                                assessment study team and CUPR researchers on appraisal of farmland
                                                preservation strategies.
  

AWARDS 
Awarded the John C. Horn Distinguished Service Lectureship from Susquehanna University for scholarly endeavor and service to the University. May 10, 2011.

"Structural Adjustment and the Stability of the Nigerian Money Demand Function." Best Paper Award. 2004 European Applied Business Research Conference. Edinburgh, Scotland. 14-20 June 2004.  

SCHOLARSHIP
Published Research
(in peer reviewed journals)

"Bounds Testing Approach to Analysis of the Environmental Kuznets Curve Hypothesis".  Energy Economics, 47-62.  April 2014. (with O. Owoye).

 "The Economic Impact Analysis of the Euro Currency on Twelve Member Countries of the European Union", Journal of Empirical Economics, Vol. 2, No. 4:  229-244. June 2014. (with O. Owoye).

 "Africa's Economic Growth and Development Dilemma:   Dysfunctional Leadership." Journal of African Policy Studies, 2013. (with O. Owoye). [in press]

"Carbon Emissions and Income Trajectory in Eight Heterogeneous Countries: The Role of Trade Openness, Energy Consumption, and Population Dynamics." Journal of Global Economy, Vol. 9, No.2: 85-120. June 2013. (with O. Owoye).

"Modeling International Tourism Demand for the Caribbean". Tourism Economics, Vol. 18, No. 1:  159-180. February 2012. (with O. Owoye).

"Africa's Economic Growth and Development Tragedy:  Leadership Failure-Traps," Business and Social Sciences Review, Vol. 1, No. 2:   14-39. August 2011. (with O. Owoye).

 "The Relationship between Tax Revenues and Government Expenditures in European Union and Non-European Union OECD Countries". Public Finance Review, Vol. 39, No. 3:  429-461. May 2011. (with O. Owoye).

"The Temporal Relationship between Saving and Investment: Evidence from Advanced EU Countries." International Journal of Business and Social Science, Vol. 2, No. 2:  1-12. February 2011. (with O. Owoye and Florence Huart).

 "The Choice of Monetary Targets in Periods of Structural Adjustment:  The Case of Nigeria." Journal of African Policy Studies. Vol. 15, Issue 2:  1-30. August 2009. (with O. Owoye).

 "Exchange Rate Volatility and Export Growth in Nigeria". Applied Economics. Vol. 40, Issue 12:  1547-1556. June 2008. (with O. Owoye).

 "M2 Targeting, Money Demand, and Real GDP Growth in Nigeria: Do Rules Apply?" Journal of Business and Public Affairs. Vol. 1, No. 2:  1-20. September 2007. (with O. Owoye).

 "An Empirical Investigation of Budget and Trade Deficits: The Case of Nigeria." The Journal of Developing Areas. Vol. 39, No.2:  153-174. Spring  2006. (with O. Owoye).

 "Currency Substitution and the Stability of the Demand for Money in East Asia". Global Economic Review. Vol. 34, No. 2:  233-259. June 2005. (with O. Owoye).

 "Structural Adjustment and the Stability of the Nigerian Money Demand Function." International Business and Economic Research Journal. Vol. 3, No. 8: 55-64. September 2004. (with O. Owoye).

 "Structural Adjustment and the Stability of the Nigerian Money Demand Function." Best Paper Award Proceedings of the 2004 European Applied Business Research Conference. Edinburgh, Scotland. 14-20 June 2004. (with O. Owoye).  

 "Exchange Rate and Trade Balance in East Asia: Is There a J-curve?" Economics Bulletin. Vol. 5, No. 18:  1-13. September 2003.

"Exchange Rate and Trade Balance in ASEAN Countries." Proceedings of the 2003 International Applied Business Research Conference. Acapulco, Mexico, 17-21 March 2003.

 "Financial Markets and Growth." In Firma a Konkurencni Prostredi (Firms and Competitive Environment), (eds.) Lubor Lacina, Mendel University, Brno, Czech Republic:   233-241. September 2003. (with Antonin Rusek).

 "Can Trade Liberalization Stimulate Economic Growth in Africa?" World Development. Vol. 26, No.3:  497 -506, 1998. (with O. Owoye).

"Inflation in Developing Countries: A Tri-Variate Vector AutoRegression Analysis." Applied Economic Letters, Vol. 3:  809-814, 1996.

"Trade Policy, Export Performance, and Economic Growth: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa." The Journal of International Trade and Economic Development. Vol. 5, No. 3:  341-360. September 1996. (with O. Owoye and A. Nyatepe-Coo).

"Another Look at the Evidence on the Efficacy of Monetary and Fiscal Policies in Developing Countries: An Application of the St. Louis Equation." Indian Economic Journal. Vol. 43, No. 1:   127-139. July/September 1995. (with O. Owoye and A. Nyatepe-Coo).

"The Relative Importance of Monetary and Fiscal Policies in Selected African Countries." Applied Economics. Vol. 26:  1083-1091. September 1994. (with O. Owoye).

"The Impact of Monetary Policy in CFA Franc Zone African Countries." International Review of Economics and Business. Vol. 41: 597-617, 1994. (with O. Owoye).

"The Effects of Monetary Policy on Real Output: Evidence from West African Countries." Economia Internazionale. Vol. 26: 181-194, 1994. (with O. Owoye).

"Deficit Monetization, Output, and Inflation in Developing Countries." Proceedings of the 1993 Annual Meeting Pennsylvania Economic Association, Wilkes Barre, PA, (May 1993): 193-208.

"Environmental Impact Assessment: Part III - Impacts on Agricultural Lands." In: Impact Assessment of the New Jersey Interim State Development and Redevelopment Plan, Report II: Research Findings. Report presented to the New Jersey Office of State Planning. Center for Urban Policy Research, Rutgers University, March 1992:  121-135. (with A. Adelaja).

"Environmental Assessment: Part III -- Evaluating Impacts on Agricultural Lands." In: Impact Assessment of the New Jersey Interim State Development and Redevelopment Plan, Report I: Research Strategy. Report presented to the New Jersey Office of State Planning. Center for Urban Policy Research, Rutgers University, February 1992:  165- 185. (with A. Adelaja).

"Supplemental Economic Assessment: Part III - Impacts on Agricultural Lands." In: Impact Assessment of the New Jersey Interim State Development and Redevelopment Plan, Report III: Supplemental AIPLAN Assessment. Report presented to the New Jersey Office of State Planning. Center for Urban Policy Research, Rutgers University, April 1992:  39-43. (with A. Adelaja).

Predicted Impacts of the New Jersey State Plan on Agriculture and Farmers. New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station (NJAES) Publication No. SR-02134-3-91, August 1991 (with A. Adelaja).

Impacts of External Factors on West Virginia Agriculture: A Disaggregated Econometric Analysis. West Virginia University Agriculture and Forestry Experiment Station Publication No. 90/3. April 1990. (with G. D'Souza and D. Colyer).

"Modeling State Agriculture: Application and Some Implications." Northeastern Journal of Agriculture and Resource Economics. Vol. 19, 1990: 132-144. (with G. D'Souza and D. Colyer).

Presentation at Professional Conferences:

"Fostering Development across the US states." Presented at the 2015 National Conference of Minority Public Administrators "Sustainable Blueprints:  Public Engagement in Building Marginalized Communities" held at Sheraton University City Hotel, Philadelphia, PA, February 18-20, 2015.

 "A Panel VAR Analysis of Economic Freedom and Income Inequality in the Fifty United Ststes." Presented at the 11th International Conference of the Western Economic Association International held at Museum Of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, New Zealand, January 8-11, 2015.

Paper Discussant at the 11th International Conference of the Western Economic Association International, Wellington, New Zealand, January 8-11, 2015. Paper discussed: C.A. Carter et al., "Harnessing Resource Wealth for Inclusive Growth in Fragile States."

"Understanding Africa's Governance Structures and Its Economic Growth Performance:  Past, Present, and Future." Presented at the 2nd Rwanda Governance Board (RGB) International Conference on Democratic Governance in Africa, Asia, and the Middle East, held in Kigali, Rwanda, June 25-27, 2014. (presented by O. Owoye).

 "Economic Impact Analysis of the Euro currency on Member Countries of the European Union." Presented at the 76th International Atlantic Economic Conference held in Philadelphia, PA, October 10-13, 2013.

"Do Monetary Incentives Matter in Classroom Experiments: Effects on Game Performance and Exam Scores?" Presented at the 3rd American Economic Association Conference on Teaching and Research on Economic Education held at Renaissance Chicago Downtown, Chicago, Illinois, May 29-31, 2013. (presented by M. Rousu).

"On the Causal Dynamics between Economic Growth, Energy Consumption, Population Density, Trade Openness, and CO2 Emissions." Presented at the 75th Annual Conference of the International Atlantic Economic Association held in Vienna, Austria, April 3 - 7, 2013. (presented by O. Owoye).

"Environmental Degradation, Energy Consumption, Population Density, Trade Openness, and Economic Growth." Presented at the 10th Biennial Pacific Rim Conference of the Western Economic Association International held at Keio University in Tokyo, Japan, March 14-17, 2013.

"Public Expenditure and Economic Growth: New Evidence from the OECD Countries." Presented at the 87th Annual Conference of the Western Economic Association International held in San Francisco, California, June 29-July 3, 2012.

 "The Role of Leadership in Africa's Economic Growth and Development." Presented at the 73rd Annual Conference of the International Atlantic Economic Association held in Istanbul, Turkey, March 28-31, 2012.

"The Economic Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Low-Income Economies in the Emerging and Developing Regions." Presented at the 71st Annual Conference of the International Atlantic Economic Association held in Athens, Greece, March 16 - 19, 2011.

 "Modeling International Tourist Demand for the Caribbean". Presented at the 35th Caribbean Studies Association Annual Meeting, Barbados, 22-28 May, 2010.

"The Temporal Relationship between Savings and Investment: Evidence from EU Member States." Presented at the 69th International Atlantic Economic Society Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, 24-27 March 2010.

 "Public Expenditure and Economic Growth: New Evidence from OECD Countries." Presented at the 67th International Atlantic Economic Society Conference, Rome, Italy, 11-14 March 2009.

"The Temporal Causality between Government Spending and Taxes in OECD countries: Evidence from Bounds Analysis." Presented at the 65th International Atlantic Economic Society Conference, Warsaw, Poland, 10-15 April 2008.

 "Issues in the Choice of Monetary Target in Periods of Structural Change: The Case of Nigeria." Presented at the 63rd International Atlantic Economic Society Conference, Madrid, Spain, 14-18 March 2007.

"Religious Perspectives on the World Economy." Presented  at the 2006 ASDP Institute on Infusing East Asia into the Undergraduate Curriculum, East-West Center/University of Hawaii, Manoa, May 30 - June 16, 2006 (with Richard Mack, Central Washington University). 

"Political Conflict and Volatility of Stock Market Returns: The Case of Israel's Tel Aviv Stock Exchange." Presented at the 60th International Atlantic Economic Society Conference, Berlin, Germany, 15-19 March 2006.

 "Stock Market Development and Economic Growth: Evidence from South Africa." Presented at the 2005 European Applied Business Research Conference, Athens, Greece, 13-19 June 2005.

"M2 Targeting and Real GDP Growth in Nigeria: Do Rules Apply?" Presented at the International Atlantic Economic Society 59th Annual Conference, London, England, 9 -13 March 2005.

"Structural Adjustment and the Stability of the Nigerian Money Demand Function." Presented at the 2004 European Applied Business Research Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, 14-20 June 2004.

"Exchange Rate Volatility and Export Growth in Nigeria." Presented at the International Atlantic Economic Society 58th Annual Conference, Lisbon, Portugal, 10-14 March 2004.

"Currency Substitution and the Stability of the Demand for Money in East Asia: A Multivariate Cointegration Vector Error Correction Analysis." Presented at the 2003 European Applied Business Research Conference, Venice, Italy, 9 -13 June 2003.

"Exchange Rate and Trade Balance in ASEAN Countries." Presented at the 2003 International Applied Business Research Conference, Acapulco, Mexico, 17-21 March 2003.

"Money Growth, Monetary Policy, Real Output and Inflation: Trends and Prospects in Nigeria" Presented at the International Atlantic Economic Society 52nd Annual Conference, Paris, France, 13-17 March 2002.

"Depreciations and Output Contractions in East Asia: Further Empirical Results." Presented at the International Atlantic Economic Society 51st Annual Conference, Athens, Greece, 13-20 March 2001.

"Money Demand and Inflation: Evidence from Selected African Countries." Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 26th Annual Conference, Crystal City, Virginia, March 24-26, 2000.

Chairperson, session on "Auction Theory and Application." at the Western Economic Association International 75th Annual Conference, Vancouver, Canada, June 29-July 3, 2000.

Discussant, session on "Education and Technological Change." at the Western Economic Association International 75th Annual Conference, Vancouver, Canada, June 29-July 3, 2000.

"The East Asian Financial Crisis: A Quantitative Analysis of Taiwan's Experience." Presented at the 74th Annual Conference of the Western Economic Association International, San Diego, California, July 6-10, 1999.

"Central Bank Independence and Economic Performance in OECD Countries: A Case Study." Presented at the 73rd Annual Conference of the Western Economic Association International, San Diego, California, June 6-10, 1998.

 "Can the East Asian NIEs Experience be replicated in Other Areas of the World?" Presented at the 72nd Annual Conference of the Western Economic Association International, Seattle Washington, July 1997.

"Effects of Lending from Multinationals on the Growth Potential of Developing Countries." Presented at the 23rd Annual Meeting of the Eastern Economic Association, Washington DC, April 1997.

"Can Trade Liberalization Stimulate Economic Growth in African Countries?" Presented at the Macroeconomic Crises, Policies, and Economic Growth in Africa sessions at the 71st Annual Western Economic Association International Conference, June 28-July 2, 1996, San Francisco, California.

Paper Discussant at the 71st Annual Western Economic Association International Conference, June 28-July 2, 1996, San Francisco, California. Paper discussed: A. Aiyegoro, "Post-Oil Shock Behavior of Prices in Sub-Sahara: A Cointegration Approach."

"Budget Deficits, Money, Prices and Output in the African Countries." Presented at the 70th Annual Western Economic Association International Conference, July 5-9, 1995, San Diego, California. Paper discussed: "Corruption and Economic Growth in African Countries" by O. Owoye. 

"Trade Policy, Export Performance, and Economic Growth: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa." Presented at the 21st Annual Meeting of the Eastern Economic Association, March 1995, New York.

"The Relative Importance of Monetary and Fiscal Policies in Selected African Countries." Presented at the 20th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Economic Association, March 1994, Boston, MA.

"Monetized Budget Deficits, Inflation, and Output Growth in African Countries: Are There Causal Linkages?" Presented at the African Finance and Economic Association Sessions at American Economic Association/ASSA meetings, January 1994, Boston, MA.

"Monetary and Fiscal Policies in African Countries." Presented at the 68th Annual Conference of the Western Economic Association International, June 1993, Lake Tahoe, Nevada. Paper discussed:  Al Haug, "Has Federal Budget Deficit Policy Changed in Recent Years?"

"Deficit Monetization, Output, and Inflation in Developing Countries." Presented at the Pennsylvania Economic Association meetings, May 1993, Wilkes Barre, PA. Paper discussed: David Culp, "The 'Fisher Effect' and Gold Prices".

"Monetary Macro Dynamics in Developing Economies." Presented at the 19th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Economic Association, March 1993, Washington, DC.

"Monetary Policy, Real Output and Price Behavior in Developing Countries: A Case Study with African Data." Presented at the Atlantic Economic Society/ASSA meetings, January 1993, Anaheim, CA.

"The Impact of Monetary Discipline in CFA Franc Zone Countries." Presented at the African Finance and Economic Association Sessions at the American Economic Association meetings, January 1993, Anaheim, CA.

"Inflation in Sub-Saharan African Countries: A Co-integration Analysis." Presented at the 18th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Economic Association, March 1992, New York.

"The Impact of Monetary Policy on Real Output: Evidence from West African Countries." Presented at the 18th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Economic Association, March 1992, New York.

"Balance of Payments, Exchange Rates, and the Demand for Money in Nigeria: 1974-1988." Presented at the 17th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Economic Association, March 1991, Pittsburgh, PA.
 
Research Papers under Review and in Progress:

"Analysis of the Dynamic Effects of Shock to Renewable Electricity on Economic Growth and CO2 Emissions". Submitted [April 13, 2015] for consideration for publication in Energy Policy.

"Public Expenditure and Economic Growth Nexus in OECD Countries: 1970-2012." Submitted [January 28, 2015] for consideration for publication in Applied Economics Quarterly.

 "Do Monetary Incentives Matter in Classroom Experiments: Effects on Game Performance and Exam Scores?" Revised and re-submitted [August 21, 2014] for consideration for publication in Journal of Economics Education.

"Students' Grade Expectations in Principles of Economics Courses: How Do They Vary throughout the Semester and what's the Impact of Feedback?" (Work in Progress-with M. Rousu, K. Keller et al.)

"Tourism, Energy Consumption, and Environmental Quality in selected Caribbean countries: Empirical Evidence and Policy Implications." (Work in Progress.)

"Achieving Sustainable Economic Growth and Development in Communities across the United States." (Work  in Progress.) 

SELECTED UNIVERSITY SERVICE

Member, Retirement Plan Committee, 2010 - present.

Member, Committee on Faculty Elections, 2011 - 2014.

Member, Diversity Advisory Board, 2010 - present.

Member, International Studies Advisory Group, 2001- present.

Member, Sigmund Weis School of Business, Curriculum Review Committee 2004 - present.

Member, Sigmund Weis School of Business Dean Search Committee, Dec 2012-May2013.

Member, School of Natural /Social Science, Political Sc. Search Committee, March-May 2011.

Member, Sigmund Weis School of Business, Quantitative Methods Search Committee, Jan- May 2011.

Member, Susquehanna University, Chief Diversity Officer Search Committee, Sept.-Dec. 2008.

Member, Faculty Salary Review Committee, August 2008-2011.

Member, Academic Hearing Judicial Board, 2006 - 2009.

Member, Diversity Studies Advisory Group, 2006- 2010.

Member, Faculty Personnel Committee, August-December 2008.

Member, Sigmund Weis School of Business, Strategic Planning Committee 2005 - 2012.

Member, Sigmund Weis School of Business, Assessment Committee 2005 - 2012.

Member, Presidential Task Force on Diversity and Inclusiveness, 2003 - 2006.

Member, McGowan Scholarship Review Committee, 2004-2005.

Member, University Theme Selection Committee, 2005 - 2006.

Member, University Council, 2002 - 2005.

Member, Middle States Task Force, 2002 -2004.

Member, Sigmund Weis School of Business, Economics Search Committee, April-June 2004.

Member, Student Life and Services Committee, 2001- 2003.

Member, Susquehanna University Core Curriculum Review Committee, 2001-2003.

Member, Sigmund Weis School of Business, Economics Search Committee, February-June 2002.

Member, School of Natural /Social Science, Anthropology Search Committee, March-June 2000.

Faculty Advisor, the Brotherhood Organization, 1994-1997.

Member, Sigmund Weis School of Business Dean Search Committee, March-June 1996.

Member, Academic Committee on Intercollegiate Athletics, 1992-96. Chair, 1994. Secretary, 1995.

Member, Student Life and Services Committee, 1990-93. Chair, 1993-95.

Member, Multicultural Affairs Advisory Board, 1993-1995.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND EXTERNAL ACTIVITIES

Professional Memberships:

                International Atlantic Economic Society
                American Economic Association   
                Western Economic Association International
                Eastern Economic Association
                The Clute Institute for Business and Economic Research (CIBER Institute) 

External Activities:

Program participant at the CENEAGE  "10th Annual Economics Teaching Conference " sponsored by National Economics Teaching Association, San Diego, CA, November 6-7, 2014.

Program participant at the Teagle Foundation Workshop "Value Added Assessment of

Programs of Intense Student-Faculty Interaction: Developing Intentional Learners," hosted

at Moravian College, Bethlehem PA, October 3-4, 2008.

Program participant at the American Conference of Academic Deans (ACAD) and The Phi

Kappa Society Conference - Liberal Arts Education in America and the World, hosted at The    

George Washington University and Willard Hotel, Washington DC, October 27-29, 2005.

Program participant at the American Council on Education (ACE) - Chairing the Academic

Department, Workshops for Division and Department Chairs and Deans, San Antonio, Texas, November 2-5, 2005.

Program participant at the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AACU)

Conference on "Diversity and Learning: Democracy's Compelling Interest", Nashville, Tennessee 21-24, October 2004.

Text Book Reviewer:  John B. Taylor, Economics, 4th Edition, Houghton Mifflin Company,  Boston MA, 2004.

 Program participant at the American Association for Higher Education (AAHE)   

Conference-Assessment: A Shared Commitment, Boston, Massachusetts, June 20-23, 2002.

  Program participant at the AACSB International - Continuous Improvement Symposium, St. Louis, Missouri, October 7-9, 2001.

  Program participant at the 1st 2000 Faculty Academy in Information Technology Conference, Penn State University, August 2-3, 2000.

  Program participant and discussant at the National Conference on the Future of International  Studies in the Liberal Arts Context, Connecticut College, June 13-16, 1996.

  Provided technical, 11-county economic data and commentary for the Central Pennsylvania Forum for the Future conference of March 8, 1994, "Blueprint 2000", Selinsgrove, Pa., October 1993- February, 1994.

  Text Book Reviewer: Jan S. Hogendorn, Economic Development, 2nd Edition, Harper Collins Publishers, 1992.

Courses taught:

  • ECON-201 Principles of Macroeconomics
  • ECON-202 Principles of Microeconomics
  • ECON-313 Intermediate Microeconomics
  • ECON-325 Labor Economics
  • ECON-501 Independent Study