Prof. Paul Alagidede

    paul.alagidede@wits.ac.za / alagidede@gmail.com

    Paul Alagidede is a Professor of Finance at the University of the Witwatersrand, and the Executive Director of the African Finance Consult. He obtained his bachelor's degree in Economics and History from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, a master's degree with distinction in Economics and Finance and a PhD in Economics from Loughborough University, UK.

    He is the founding editor-in-chief of the African Review of Economics and Finance, the Ghanaian Journal of Economics, and the managing editor of the Journal of African Political Economy and Development. Paul has published widely in the International Review of Financial Analysis, Review of Financial Economics, Quarterly Journal of Economics and Finance and Economics Letters. His research interest covers financial markets, public sector and development macroeconomics.


    Dr. Franklin Obeng-Odoom


    Franklin Obeng-Odoom is a Senior Lecturer in Property Economics at the School of Built Environment and a member of the Asia Pacific Centre for Complex Real Property Rights at the University of Technology Sydney. His research interests are centred on the political economy of development, cities and natural resources.

    Franklin's books include Oiling the Urban Economy: Land, Labour, Capital, and the State in Sekondi-Takoradi, Ghana (Routledge, London) and Reconstructing Urban Economics: Towards a Political Economy of the Built Environment (Zed, London). He is the Editor of African Review of Economics and Finance. He holds a PhD (Political Economy) from the University of Sydney, M.Sc (Urban Economy) from the University College of London and. BSc (Land Economy) from KNUST


    Dr. George M. Bob-Milliar

    bobmilliar.cass@knust.edu.gh / bobmilliar1@gmail.com

    Dr. George M. Bob-Milliar is a Senior Lecturer, and Head of Department of History and Political Studies, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana. He holds a Ph.D. in African Studies, with specialization in politics and development. His research interests include comparative politics, African politics, Ghanaian political history, political economy of development, democratic theory, political culture, qualitative methods, African Diaspora Studies and Informal institutions.

    He has been visiting fellow at Cambridge University, Makerere University, and the Danish Institute for International Studies. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of African Political Economy and Development

    Dr. George Adu

    gadu.cass@knust.edu.gh / gyadu2011@gmail.com

    Dr. George Adu is a seasoned researcher, international consultant and policy analyst. He is currently a senior lecturer of economics at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology where he lectures and supervises at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

    He has wide range of consultancy experience in climate change, clean energy, public finance and structural transformation, and has consulted for the United Nations, the African Economic Research Consortium, the World Bank, Bank of Ghana and the Environmental Protection Agency. George has MA in Economics from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, MSc in Economics from Umea University and PhD in Economics from the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden.

    Dr. Gideon Boako


    Dr. Gideon Boako is a lecturer in finance at the Kwame Nkumah University of Science and Technology and a Technical Economic Adviser to the Vice President of the Republic of Ghana. He has MSc and MBA in Finance from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, and a PhD in Finance from the University of the Witwatersrand.

    Dr. Boako is self-motivated individual with strong commitment to advance knowledge through teaching and research in competitive environments. He is very skilled advanced econometrics. He has strong organisational and analytical skills and his approach to modelling, forecasting and instilling knowledge is second to none. Gideon has published widely in leading international peer reviewed journals

    Prof. Collins G. Ntim

    Southampton Business School, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK.


    Ferdi Botha

    Department of Economics, Rhodes University, Grahamstown 6140, South Africa.



    Prof Augustin K. Fosu, ISSER, University of Ghana, Ghana

    Prof. Waaseem Mina, United Arab Emirates University, UAE

    Prof Yaw Debra, Swansea University, UK

    Prof. Gavin Keeton, Rhodes University, South Africa

    Prof Kalu Ojah, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

    Prof. Felix O. Ayadi, Texas Southern University, USA

    Prof. Samuel Laryea, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

    Prof. Komla Tsey, James Cook University, Australia

    Prof. Emeritus John Weeks, SOAS, University of London, UK

    Dr. Kenneth Soyeh, University of Wisconsin Whitewater, USA

    Dr. Nana Akua Anyidoho, ISSER, University of Ghana, Ghana

    Dr. Alice Nicole Sindzingre, National Centre for Scientific Research, EconomiX, France

    Dr. Theodore Panagiotidis, University of Macedonia, Greece

    Dr. Hassan A. Ahmad, Loughborough University, UK

    Dr. Simeon Coleman, Loughborough University, UK

    Dr. Renee Horne, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

    Dr. Raymond Talinbe Abdulai, Liverpool John Moores University, UK

    Dr. Zeremariam Fre, UCL, University of London, UK

    Dr. Koen Smet, WU Vienna, Austria