Edward Ghartey

Education:
PhD in Economics, MA in Economics and BA Combined Honours in Statistics and Economics

Specializations:
International Trade & Finance, Macro and Monetary-Economics Theory and Policy, Econometrics with emphasis in Time Series Analysis

Positions:
Professor of Economics and Director of Economic Policy Research Unit, The University of the West Indies, Mona Campus, Kingston, Jamaica

Honorific Awards for Scholarships:
University of the West Indies Research & Publication awards, Principal’s award for best publication, Social Sciences Humanities Research Council of Canada Grant, University sponsored Social Sciences, Humanities and Education Grant, Ford foundation Grant

Memberships:
Member of the Senate, member of Faculty Steering Committee/Dean Advisory Group and former member of the Senate Appeal Committee, The University of the West indies; served as Academic Internal Examiner, Quality Assurance Committee; former member of the Advisory Board Committee, North American Finance and Economics Association now International Banking, Economics and Finance Association; former Director, African Finance and Economics Association; Associate Editor, Frontiers in Finance and Economics, invited member Caribbean Academy of Sciences

Publications in refereed journals:
Applied Economics, Applied Econometrics and International Development, Economic Modelling, Frontiers in Finance and Economics, International Economic Journal, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Economic Asymmetries, North American Journal of Finance and Economics, Tourism Economics

Association Memberships:
African Finance and Economics Association, American Economic Association, Athenian Policy Forum, National Economics Association, Royal Economics Society, etc

Email: edward.ghartey@uwimona.edu.jm

Edward Ghartey