Meet YUSSUFF RUKAYAT OMOBOLANLE, an Academic Staff of Lagos State University.


International Economics, Monetary Economics, Economic Theory


Senior Lecturer




At the Economics department office

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Research Interest

Topic: International Economics International Trade Theory And Finance And Monetary Economics

Description: Research interest is in the area of international economics which comprises of international trade theory and international finance. International economics has a field of study is an important area due to the increasing integration of the international economic market.Major interest is in the area of trade and finance with focus on debt issues, current account balance as it corresponds to an economy international position, exchange rates and currency crisis.Other areas of interest are monetary economics and development economics


# Certificate SchoolYear
1. Ph.D (Economics) Economics Department, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State 2018

Current Research

Determinant of Foreign Exchange Flows in Nigeria

Research Details

Foreign exchange inflow is composed of autonomous receipts, gifts and borrowed resources. Foreign exchange is a critical factor in international transactions which impact growth and development of any nation. The sourcing, allocation and pricing of this scarce resource is a significant part of major economic policy objective in Nigeria .The foreign exchange flows has be confronted with several bottlenecks, either in the form of reduced inflow or distortions in allocation of foreign exchange. The administrative of fixing of the naira exchange rate during the era of controls tended to encourage distortionary practices in the system of allocation and also influenced large scale outflow of foreign exchange from the economy because of the overvaluation of the domestic currency.The foreign exchange crisis of 1982 led to the application of comprehensive exchange controls and enactment of the Economic Stabilization Act in 1982.The objective of the study is to investigate the main factors affecting foreign exchange flows in Nigeria within the period 1987 to 2000 using Ordinary Least Square, Stationart Test and Cointegration analysis


YUSSUFF RUKAYAT is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Economics

YUSSUFF has a Ph.D in Economics from Economics Department, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State

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