Amaghionyeodiwe, Lloyd

Curriculum Vitae
Amaghionyeodiwe, Lloyd
 

Amaghionyeodiwe, Lloyd


Assistant Professor
Accounting and Finance

Phone: 718-262-2517
Office Location: AC-2B06J
LAmaghionyeodiwe@york.cuny.edu

Education

Degree Institution Field Dates
PhD  University of Ibadan, Nigeria  Economics: Pubilic Finance and Health Economics  2005 
MS  University of Maryland University College  Information Systems  2016 
MS  University of Ibadan, Nigeria  Economics  2000 
BS  University of Ibadan, Nigeria  Economics  1992 
Dr. Lloyd Amaghionyeodiwe holds a B.Sc, M.Sc and Ph.D. degrees in Economics as well as an MS degree in Information Systems. He is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) who has several years of experience as a lecturer/professor, researcher, analyst, economist and consultant. He served as a reviewer for many journals and has a good research record with many publications to his credit. His research activities have taken him to several international conferences, workshop and Seminars around the world. His current research interests include Finance, Small Business Mgt & IT, and Public Sector Finance & Health Economics. He is a member of professional organizations among which are the American Economic Association (AEA), Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), African Finance & Economics Association (AFEA) and the Nigerian Economic Society (NES). He is currently an Assistant Prof. in the Accounting & Finance Department at York College, City University of New York.

Areas of Expertise

Finance
Public Sector Finance/Health Economics
Small Business Management & Information Technology
Microeconoimics/Macroeconomics

Articles in Field Of Expertise

Obasan, K. A., Shobayo P. B. and Amaghionyeodiwe, A. L.. "Ownership Structure and the Performance of Small and Medium Enterprises in Nigeria." International Journal of Research in Social Sciences. 6 - 9 2016: 474 - 492.

Oladipo, O., Murphy, A., Annansingh-Jamieson, F., & Amaghionyeodiwe, L.. "Information and Communication Technology (ICT), and Economic Growth in Nigeria: A Time Series Analysis." International Journal of Technology, Policy and Management. International Jornal of Technology, Policy and Management. 16 - 2 2016: 149 – 162.

Amaghionyeodiwe, Lloyd and Akinyemi, Opeyemi. "Twin Deficit in Nigeria: A Re-Examination." Journal of Economic and Social Studies. 5 - 2 2015: 149 - 179.

Maku, Olukayode, Lloyd Amaghionyeodiwe, Bolaji Adesoye, and Olorunfemi Alimi,. "Components of Government Spending, Social Welfare and Economic Performance in Nigeria." International Journal of Physical and Social Sciences (IJPSS). 5 - 3 2015: 417 - 434.

Akinyemi, Opeyemi, Philip O. Alege, Oluseyi. O. Ajayi, Lloyd Amaghionyeodiwe, Adeyemi Ogundipe. "Fuel Subsidy Reform and Environmental Quality in Nigeria." International Journal of Energy Economics and Policy. 05 2015: 540 - 549.

Amaghionyeodiwe, Lloyd., A. Ogundipe and P. Ojeaga. "Transnational Trade in ECOWAS: Does Export Content Matter?." International Journal of Business and Social Science. 05 2014: 71 - 82.

Amaghionyeodiwe, A. Lloyd. "Millennium Development Goals, Government Health Spending, Infant and Maternal Mortality Rates in Nigeria." International Journal of Management, IT and Engineering. 3 - 9 2013: 303 - 322.

Amaghionyeodiwe, Lloyd A.. "Health, Poverty and Economic Growth: A Survey of Methodological and Empirical Issues and Implications for the Nigerian Economy." Nigerian Journal of Economic and Social Studies (NJESS). 55 2013: 245 - 291.

Amaghionyeodiwe, A. Lloyd and Risikat Oladoyin S. Dauda. "Economic Transformation in Nigeria: Any role for Migrant Remittances?." Nigerian Journal of Economics and Social Studies (NJESS). 54 2012: .

Amaghionyeodiwe, Lloyd A.. "Tourism as a Long – Run Economic Growth Factor in Jamaica." Tourism Economics. 18 2012: 1125 - 1133.

Amaghionyeodiwe, A. Lloyd and Tokunbo S. Osinubi. "The Development Impact of Higher Education in Nigeria." Ontario International Development Agency (OIDA) International Journal of Sustainable Development. 04 2012: 85 – 120.

Melecia Leonie Thomas and Lloyd Ahamefule Amaghionyeodiwe. "Does Population Growth Granger Cause Economic Growth in Jamaica?." Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences. 8 2011: 255 - 261.

Amaghionyeodiwe Lloyd Ahamefule, Olanrewaju A. Adediran and Afolake O. Adediran. "An Assessment of Indigenous Ethnicity and Entrepreneurial Attitude in Nigeria." “Ovidius” University Annals, Economic Sciences Series. 11 2011: 12 – 17.

Osinubi, Tokunbo S. and Lloyd A. Amaghionyeodiwe. "Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth in Nigeria." Review of Economic and Business Studies. 1 2010: 105 - 127.

Amaghionyeodiwe, A. Lloyd. "Public Sector Intervention, Economic Growth and Poverty Alleviation in Nigeria." ICFAI University Journal of Public Finance. 07 2009: 45 - 68.

Amaghionyeodiwe, A. Lloyd, Olajide K. Gidado and Bolaji A. Adesoye. "Does Public Sector Health Spending Lead to a Healthier Population in Nigeria?." ICFAI University Journal of Managerial Economics. 07 2009: 32 – 49.

Osinubi, Tokunbo S. and Lloyd A. Amaghionyeodiwe. "Foreign Direct Investment and Exchange Rate Volatility in Nigeria." International Journal of Applied Econometrics and Quantitative Studies. 6 - 2 2009: 83 - 116.

Amaghionyeodiwe, A. Lloyd. "Government Health Care Spending and the Poor: Evidence from Nigeria." International Journal of Social Economics. 36 2009: 220 - 236.

Amaghionyeodiwe, L. A.. "Determinants of the Choice of Health Care Provider in Nigeria." Health Care Management Science. 11 2008: 215 - 227.

Posu, S. M. A, Soile, O. I., Sangosanya, A. O. B. and Amaghionyeodiwe, A. L.. "Foreign Direct Investment and Nigeria’s Economic Growth: A Sectoral Analysis." The Philippines Review of Economics. 44 2007: 173 - 196.

Busari, T. Oladipo and Lloyd A. Amaghionyeodiwe. "Private Investment and Political Instability: Evidence from Nigeria." ”. International Journal of Applied Econometrics and Quantitative Studies. 4 - 2 2007: 45 - 68.

Osinubi, Tokunbo S. and Lloyd A. Amaghionyeodiwe. "Do Higher Levels of Schooling Lead to Higher Returns to Education in Nigeria?." Applied Econometrics and International Development. 7 2007: 159 - 166.

Amaghionyeodiwe, L.A., and Osinubi, T.S.. "The Nigerian Educational Systems and Returns to Education." International Journal of Applied Econometrics and Quantitative Studies. 3 - 2 2006: 31 - 40.

Osinubi, Tokunbo S. and Lloyd A. Amaghionyeodiwe. "Women in Development: The Case of Bodija Market Women in Ibadan, South Western Nigeria." Journal of Development Alternatives and Area Studies, (Formerly Scandinavian Journal of Development Alternatives and Area Studies). 24 2005: 72 - 102.

Amaghionyeodiwe, A. Lloyd and Tokunbo S. Osinubi. "Determinants of The Choice of The Exchange Rate Regimes in Nigeria." Pakistan Economic and Social Review. 43 2005: 71 - 92.

Amaghionyeodiwe, A. Lloyd and Tokunbo S. Osinubi. "What Determines the Choice of the Exchange Rate Regimes in Nigeria?." International Journal of Applied Economics (IJAE). 04 2005: 60 - 78.

Osinubi, Tokunbo S. and Lloyd A. Amaghionyeodiwe. "Myths Regarding Contraception in Southwest Nigeria." International Journal of STD and AIDS. 16 2005: 84 - 86.

Amaghionyeodiwe, A. Lloyd and Tokunbo S. Osinubi. "Poverty Reduction Policies and Pro-poor Growth in Nigeria." Brazilian Electronic Journal of Economics (BEJE). 06 2004: .

Amaghionyeodiwe, A. Lloyd and Elias A. Udeaja. "The Petroleum Sector and the Nigerian Economy." Nigerian Journal of Economics and Development Matter (NJEDEM). 01 2003: 61 - 91.

Amaghionyeodiwe, A. Lloyd and Tokunbo S. Osinubi. "Stock Market Development and Long run Growth in Nigeria." Journal of African Business. 04 2003: 130 - 129.

Osinubi, Tokunbo S. and Lloyd A. Amaghionyeodiwe. "Perception Change about HIV/AIDS victims is Crucial." Health Action Journal. 16 2003: 32 - 33.

Amaghionyeodiwe, A. Lloyd, Tokunbo S. Osinubi, and Abiodun O. Folawewo. "Lags in Monetary Transmission Mechanism and Policy Effectiveness in Nigeria." First Bank of Nigeria PLC Quarterly Review,. 02 2002: 24 - 44.

Chapters in Field Of Expertise

Amaghionyeodiwe, A. Lloyd. "User Charges, Health Care Choice and Willingness to Pay for Public Sector Health Care Services in Nigeria." Applied Econometrics and Macroeconometric Modeling in Nigeria. 2009: 425 – 452.

Sheriffdeen Tella, Lloyd Amaghionyeodiwe and Bolaji A. Adesoye. "Telecommunications Infrastructure and Economic Growth: Evidence from Nigeria." In Diery Seck and Sylvain H. Boko (Ed.), Back on Track: Sector-Led Growth in Africa and Implications for Development. 2009: 239 – 261.

Refereed Proceedings in Field Of Expertise

Amaghionyeodiwe, Lloyd. "Migration, Remittances and Poverty: The Case of Mexico." Abstract proceedings of the International Conference on “Business, Economics, Social Sciences & Humanities” -BESSH 2016 held at the Flora Grand Hotel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates from November 04-05. 2016: .

Amaghionyeodiwe, Lloyd. "Factors Influencing Security Investments in USA’s Small and Medium Scaled Enterprises." Proceedings of the 43nd Annual conference of the Northeast Business and Economics Association (NBEA) held in at the Historic Thayer Hotel in West Point, New York, USA from November 10-12.. 2016: .

Amaghionyeodiwe, Lloyd. "Out-of-Pocket Expenses and the Pattern of Health Care Demand in Nigeria." Paper presented at the Institute for Public Policy and Economic Analysis (IPPEAN) 2015 Annual Conference. 2015: .

Amaghionyeodiwe, Lloyd. "International Migration, Remittances and Poverty Reduction in Nigeria." Paper presented at the 42nd Annual conference of the Northeast Business and economics Association (NBEA). 2015: .

Annansingh, F., Amaghionyeodiwe, L., Forrester, W and, Oladipo, O. "Revenue Implications of Cybercrime in Selected Companies in the USA." Paper presented at 42nd Annual conference of the Northeast Business and economics Association (NBEA). 2015: .

Amaghionyeodiwe, A. Lloyd and Tokunbo S. Osinubi. "The Development Impact of Higher Education in Nigeria." A Technical Report on the Development Impact of Higher Education in selected African Countries, undertaken by the United Nations African Institute for Economic Development and Planning. 2006: .

Aregbeyen, O. O., Lloyd A. Amaghionyeodiwe and Bolaji A. Adesoye. "An Econometric Investigation of the Link between Public Expenditure and Economic Growth in African Countries." Final Report Presented at the bi annual workshop of the African Economic Research Consortium (AERC). 2004: .

Amaghionyeodiwe, A. Lloyd and Francis A. Ekone. "Apprenticeship Training and Small Business Development as a Catalyst to Industrialization in Nigeria." Selected Papers for the 2004 Annual Conference of the Nigerian Economic Society (NES). 2004: 425-462.

Amaghionyeodiwe, A. Lloyd. "Fiscal Federalism, Health Care Spending and National Development: The Nigerian Experience." Proceedings of the1999 Annual Conference of the Nigerian Economic Society (NES).. 1999: 379-403.

Amaghionyeodiwe, A. Lloyd and Abiodun. O. Folawewo. "Government Investment Policy on Transport and Economic Growth: The Nigerian Experience." Proceedings of the 1998 Annual Conference of the Nigerian Economic Society (NES).. 1998: 243-255.

Non Refereed Proceedings in Field Of Expertise

Amaghionyeodiwe, I. J, A. B. Adesoye and L. A. Amaghionyeodiwe. "Government Policies on Small and Medium Enterprises Finance and the Performance of SMEs in Nigeria." Proceedings of the 3rd African Finance Journal Conference. 2006: .

Adesoye, A. B., K. Obasan and L. A. Amaghionyeodiwe. "An Optimal Development Financing Strategies for LDCs: A Case of Nigeria." Proceedings of the 3rd African Finance Journal Conference. 2006: .

Amaghionyeodiwe, A, L., A. B. Adesoye and O. K. Gidado. "Fraud in Banks: The Nigerian Experience." Proceedings of the 3rd African Finance Journal Conference. 2006: .

Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

Visiting Fellow, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Washington, D.C.: Feb. 28 – April 8, 2005.

Grants-In-Aid

The City University of New York, PSC-CUNY Research Award. 07/2015 to 06/2016: .

University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica, New Initiative Grant Funding. 07/2007 to 06/2008: .

The African Economic Research Consortium (AERC), PH.D Thesis Writing Grant. 12/2001 to 03/2005: .

Other Professional Activities and Public Service

Member, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE): 2012 to date.

Member, American Economic Association (AEA): 2004 to date.

Member, African Finance and Economics Association (AFEA): 2009 to date.

Life member, Nigeria Economic Society (NES).: 2004 to date.