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Dr. George Owusu-Antwi

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Title:
Adjunct Professor
Office:
Remote
Bio:

Education:

DBA Finance, Nova Southeastern University, 2013

MBA Finance, Franklin University, 2003

MS Agribusiness Economics, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, 1997

Professional Banking Diploma, American Institute of Banking, 1995

MS Education, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, 1989

BS Marketing Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, 1986

Bio:

Dr. George Owusu-Antwi was an Assistant Professor of Finance at Central State University Wilberforce Ohio. He also worked as research coordinator at Higher Colleges of Technology in Dubai, and currently lives in Columbus Ohio. He previously worked in the industry as a banker at Huntington National Bank and US Bank. Dr. George also worked as a Fund Accountant to BISYS Fund Services and as a Tax Consultant to PG Consulting and Tax Services, Columbus Ohio. He has taught various courses in finance, banking, accounting, economics, entrepreneurship, and statistics at undergraduate and graduate levels at various universities, both in domestic and foreign. Dr. George is a receiver of Faculty Champion by Pearl Initiative in the UAE. He has published over two dozen of articles into various peer- reviewed journals to include African Journal of Economics and Management Studies, Journal of International Financial Market, Institutions and Money, Asian Economic and Financial Review, International Journal of Financial Research and many more. His current work examine the degree of bank competition, concentration, profitability and efficiency. Dr. George is a member of Financial Management Association International, and in 2005 he was inducted into the Financial Management Association National Honor Society. He is also a member of American Financial Association, Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs, International Society for Development and Sustainability, and Midwest Financial Management Association. His hobbies include traveling, reading, soccer and fishing. His goal is to combine his range of experience with his ability to be a compassionate, enthusiastic, and intelligent professor who will make a positive contribution to the university. 

Publications/Presentations/Lectures:

Owusu-Antwi, G., Owusu Nyamekye, D., Ofei, P. and Aikens, F. A. (2019). Foreign Direct Investment: Is Natural Resources the Rejoin? Evidence from Ghana, Nigeria, and Togo: Fixed Effect Approach. International Journal of Asian Social Science.

Ofei, P., Neizer-Ashun, A., Owusu-Antwi, G. and Maka, E. D. (2018). Transfer Pricing of Multinational Corporations and Macroeconomic Volatility: Evidence from the US. International Journal of Economics and Financial Research. 4(8).

Owusu-Antwi, G., Banerjee, R. and Ofei, P. K. (2018). Ownership Structure and Bank Performance: Empirical Evidence from the UAE Banking Industry. Asian Economic and Financial Review 8 (12) 144-1438

Owusu-Antwi, G., Banerjee, R. Amal, M., Abeer-Mohammed and Mariam Juma, Muna-Habib. (2017) The Degree of Competition in the UAE Banking Industry. International Finance and Banking 4 (2)

Owusu-Antwi, G., Banerjee, R and Antwi, J. (2017). Interest Rate Spread on Bank Profitability: The Case of Ghanaian Banks. Journal of Accounting, Business and Finance Research 1(1)

Owusu-Antwi, G., Aikens, F., Akoto, E. B. and Owusu-Nyamekye, D. (2016) Efficiency of Rural Community Banks in Ghana: An Application of Data Envelopment Analysis. Journal of Research in Business, Economics and Management (7) 3

Owusu-Antwi, G., Antwi , J., Nana Twum Owusu-Peprah, N.T., and Akoto, E. B (2016) Capital Structure and Firm’s Performance in Ghana. Do Macroeconomic Factors Matter?  Journal of Research in Business, Economics and Management (6)2

Owusu-Antwi, G., Antwi, J., Ashong, J .D and Owusu-Peprah, N.T. (2016) Evidence on the Cointegration of the Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment in Ghana. Journal of Finance and Economics (4) 2.

Mensah, L. Bokpin, G. A, and Owusu-Antwi, G. (2016) Time Your Investment on Ghana Stock Exchange. African Journal of Economics and Management Studies (7) 2.

Owusu-Antwi, G., Mensah, L., Antwi, J. and Crabbe, M. (2015). Determinants of Bank Performance in Ghana: The Economic Value Added (EVA) Approach. International Journal of Economics and Finance. Vol. 7 No. 1 January 2015.

Faculty Expertise:
Finance, Accounting, Financial Economics