Associate Professor, Department of Economics and Finance, Salisbury University
Director of International Business and Global Programs, Perdue School of Business
Jonathan Munemo is an Associate Professor of Economics and the Director of International Business and Global Programs in the Perdue School of Business at Salisbury University in Maryland. He received his B.S.(Hons) and M.S. degrees in Economics from the University of Zimbabwe , and an M.A. and Ph.D. in Economics from West Virginia University in the USA. Prior to joining Salisbury University in 2009, he was a Visiting Assistant Professor at Moravian College and Adjunct Professor at Lehigh University in Pennsylvania. He has also consulted for the World Bank in Washington, DC and the International Labor Organization in Zimbabwe.
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. He has published in several journals including the Review of Development Economics, Review of World Economics, Development Policy Review, Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship, Journal of International Trade and Economic Development, African Development Review, Journal of Developing Areas, and others.
“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),
“Natural 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, 2015.
“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
Director of Global Programs, Perdue School of Business
Number: Perdue Hall 206
ECON 212- Macro-Economic Principles
ECON 211- Micro-Economic Principles
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