Dr. Taiwo Owoeye is a reader in the Department of Economics at Ekiti State University in Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria. He is an alumnus of the American Political Science Association (APSA) 2013 African Methodological Workshop. He was also a co-recipient of the 2014 American Political Science Association Methodological Workshop Alumni Networking Grant. He was a 2018 recipient of the Individual Research Grant from the African Peacebuilding Network (APN) of the Social Science Research Council (SSRC). Dr Owoeye is currently working on a project called “An Analysis of Price Setting Behavior in Economic Community of West African States” (ECOWAS), funded under the Private Enterprise Development in Low Income Countries (PEDL) by the Department for International Development (DFID) and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), both in the United Kingdom. He is interested in how politics, institutions, and history drive economic decisions in Africa. His publications have appeared in several reputable journals.
Reader, Department of Economics
Faculty of Social Economics, Ekiti State University, Nigeria