Lecturer II

First Name Kenneth
Middle Name (initial) O.
Surname Ahamba

Work Information

Programme Economics and Development Studies
Department Economics and Development Studies
Faculty Management and Social Sciences

Kenneth Onyeanuna Ahamba is currently a Lecturer in the Department of Economics and Development Studies, Faculty of Management and Social Sciences, Alex Ekwueme Federal University, Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State, Nigeria. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree (First Class Honours) in Economics and a Master of Science Degree in Monetary Economics both from Abia State University Uturu. Mr. Kenneth is currently pursuing a Ph.D in Development Economics at Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka. He has effectively combined teaching with research and community services since May, 2015 when he joined AE-FUNAI as Assistant Lecturer. He has some publications in both local and international journals and some text chapter contributions to his credit. His research interests are in the areas of Macroeconomics, Development Economics and Monetary Economics. He is happily married with children.

Academic Qualifications

S/N Institutions attended degree(s) awarded year
1 abia state university uturu economics 2014
2 abia state university uturu economics (first class honours) 2009
3 Amumara secondary school O/l waec 1999

research interests



1 macroeconomics
2 development economics
3 monetary economics

Selected publications (WITH LINKS WHERE AVAILABLE)



1 Okafor, S.O., Maduka, O.D., Ike, A.N., Ahamba, K.O., Okoro, D.C., and Onoja, J.E. (2019). Optimal Policy Mix for Inclusive Growth: Evidence from Nigeria. Journal of Economics, Management and Trade 22(1), 1-19.
2 Okafor, S.O., Maduka, O.D., Ike, A.N., Okoro, D.C., and Ahamba, K.O. (2018). Trade Cycle Valuation of Growth Dynamics for Inflation and Recession Control: The Nigerian Experience. British Journal of Economics, Finance and Management Sciences, 15(2), 19-37.
3 Ahamba, K.O., Osigwe, A.C., Onoja, T.C. and Agbanike, T.F. (2018). Modelling the Determinants of Price Level in the Nigerian Economy. International Journal of Contemporary Research and Review, 09(04), 20699-20708.
4 Ahamba, K.O., Onwube, O., and Durueke, C.N. (2018). Corruption, Entitlement Right and Elite Capture: Evidence from Nigeria. Merit Research Journal of Business and Management, 6(2), 012-024.
5 Osigwe, A.C., and Ahamba, K.O. (2016). Macroeconomic Conditions and Unemployment in Nigeria. Journal of Economic and financial Studies, 04(06), 21-28.



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