Associate Professor, Department of Economics and Finance, Salisbury University
Jonathan Munemo is an Associate Professor of Economics in the Perdue School of Business at Salisbury University in Maryland. Professor Munemo’s research interests include country and firm level analysis related to international trade, foreign aid, entrepreneurship, productivity, and economic development, with a focus on developing countries.
“Technology gap, imported capital goods and productivity of manufacturing plants in Sub-Saharan Africa,” co-authored with Eugene Nyantakyi, The Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, September 2016, DOI:10.1080/09638199.2016.1233450
Foreign Direct Investment and Business Start-up in Developing Countries: The Role of Financial Market Development,” Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, August 2016, DOI: 10.1016/j.qref.2016.08.010.
Franchise Expansion: The Role of Institutions and Transaction Costs,”
co-authored with Richard Hoffman and Sharon Watson, Journal of
June 2016, 22(2), pp.101-114.
“States’ Efforts to Curtail Unauthorized Immigration Draw More Attention,” with Subhayu Bandyopadhyay and Santiago Pinto, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis The Regional Economist, July 2015.
“Does FDI Facilitate Entrepreneurship in African Countries with Good Business Start-up Regulations?”
Africagrowth Agenda, March 2015, 12(1), pp. 12-15.
“Foreign Direct Investment, Business Start-up Regulations, and Entrepreneurship in Africa.”
Economics Bulletin, February 2015, 35(1), pp. 1-13.
“Business Start-up Regulations and the Complementarity between Foreign and Domestic Investment.”
Review of World Economics, March 2014, 150(4), pp. 745-761.
“Foreign Aid, Illegal Immigration, and Host Country Welfare,” co-authored with Subhayu Bandyopadhyay and Dustin Chambers.
Review of Development Economics, May 2014, 18(2),
Recent Presentations“Natural Resource Rents, Good Governance, and Entrepreneurship.” Paper Presented in the African Development Bank Seminar Series, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, July 23, 2015.
Resource Rents, Good Governance, and Entrepreneurship.” Paper Presented in
the IAD Spring Seminar Series on Natural
Resources in Africa: Advancing Economic Development through Responsible
Resource Management, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, March 12,
“Competition and Innovation Behavior of Firms in Sub-Saharan Africa.” Paper Presented at the Symposium- Financing Innovation and Development in Africa, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, April 25-26, 2014.
“Foreign Direct Investment, Business Start-up Regulations and Enterprise Formation in Africa.” Paper Presented at the Regional Research Symposium, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Princess Anne, Maryland, April 17, 2014.
“Business Start-up Regulations and the Complementarity between Foreign and Domestic Investment.” Paper Presented at the World Bank Conference-Doing Business: Past, Present and Future of Business Regulation, Washington, DC, February 20-21, 2014.
Associate Professor, Department of Economics and Finance
Perdue School of Business
Number: Perdue Hall 206
ECON 212- Macro-Economic Principles
ECON 211- Micro-Economic Principles
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