Nyema Guannu is a doctoral student in economics (graduation in spring 2020) at the Claremont Graduate University. He earned a Master’s degree in international studies from the University of Denver - Korbel School of International Studies and holds concurrent Bachelor’s degrees in economics, philosophy, and political science from Arizona State University.
His research interests include economic development, international trade, and international finance. This research includes analysis of the interaction of regional integration, economic development and economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa, the relationship between health and economic development, and studies of exchange rates, capital account/external liberalization, and international financial institutions.
Nyema Guannu was born in Monrovia, Liberia.
Claremont Graduate University: PhD, Economics-Political Science
American University: M.A., Philosophy and Social Policy 2004
University of Denver: M.A., International Studies 2002
Concentrations: Economic Development, Political Economy
University of Denver: Certificate, Economic Development 2002
Arizona State University: B.A., Philosophy, Political Science, Economics 2000
Areas of Expertise (4)
Economic Development and Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa
African Regional Integration and Development
International Finance and Monetary Relations
Loyola Marymount University Economics Teacher Of The Year
- American Economic Society
- Western Economic Association International
- African Studies Association
- International Studies Association
- American Political Science Association
Event Appearances (1)
Breaking Down the Barriers: Universal Design in Higher Education
Lilly Conference on College and University Teaching, Pomona, CA March 2009