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a.alhassan@socsci.fulafia.edu.ng
Lecturer II, Economics, Faculty of Social Science

Dr. Abdulkareem Alhassan

Research Interest

International Economics, Institutional Economics, Applied Econometrics, Applied Economics

Biography

Abdulkareem Alhassan, was born on the 6th of July, 1984 to Sama family, Ningurume, Baruten Local Government Area of Kwara State. He attended Baruten Local Government Education Authority Primary School, Ningurume, Government Secondary School Gwanara and Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin for his Primary, secondary and IJMB 'A' levels respectively. He obtained B.Sc. Economics  and M.Sc. Economics, from University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara State Nigeria, and Ph.D. Economics from Eastern Mediterranean University, Famagusta, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus with specialization in International/Institutional Economics. 

He joined Federal University Lafia, Nasarawa State, Nigeria, since 30th July, 2012 and remain a faculty member of the University till date.

Since then, he has taught several courses including Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Econometrics, International Economics, and Statistics among others.

Also, he is proficient in the use of STATA, EVIEWS, R, SPSS, AMOS, etc. for the analysis of cross-sectional, time series and panel data.

His areas of research interest are international trade, Global value Chain, applied Econometrics and applied Economics. The interest yielded many publications in local and international academic journals. 

Selected Publications in Scientific Journals