Dr. Iddisah Sulemana is currently a Model Risk Management professional with several years experience in the banking industry. Presently, he validates models at a large commercial bank. Dr. Sulemana also has experience in both model development and model governance within the banking industry. He has taught economics at both graduate and undergraduate levels at the University of Ghana and the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration. With research interests in economic growth, political economy, the environment, and subjective wellbeing, Dr. Sulemana has many publications in internationally reputable economics and development journals. He enjoys watching soccer, (American) football, and basketball.

Ph.D., Applied Economics, University of Missouri, Columbia, USA, December 2014. 
M. A., Economics, University of Missouri, Columbia, USA, December 2012. 
M. A., Economics, University of Akron, Ohio, USA, May 2010. 
B. A.,  Economics, University of Ghana-Legon, Accra, Ghana, May 2006. 

Sulemana, I., & Kpienbaareh, D. (2020). Corruption and Air Pollution: A Comparative Study of African and OECD Countries. Air Quality, Atmosphere and Health, 13, 1421–1429.

Sulemana, I., Bofah, R. O., & Nketiah-Amponsah, E. (2020). Job Insecurity and Life Satisfaction in Ghana. Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 41(1), 172-184.    

Sulemana, I., Doabil, L., & Anarfo, E. B. (2019). Psychological distress in Ghana: Are unemployed people more afflicted?. Journal of Health Psychology, 1359105319883911.

Sulemana, I., Anarfo, E. B., & Doabil, L (2019). Unemployment and Self-Rated Health in Ghana: Are There Gender Differences? International Journal of Social Economics, DOI 10.1108/IJSE-03-2018-0166 (Emerald).

Sulemana, I., Nketiah-Amponsah, E., Codjoe, E. & Andoh, J. (2019). Urbanization and Income Inequality in Sub-Saharan Africa. Sustainable Cities and Society, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scs.2019.101544 (Elsevier).  

Sulemana, I. & Agyapong, E. (2019). Subjective Well-Being and Political Participation: Empirical Evidence from Ghana. Review of Development Economics, DOI: 10.1111/rode.12592 (Wiley).

Sulemana, I., Doabil, L., & Anarfo, E. B. (2019). International Remittances and Subjective Wellbeing in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Micro-Level Study. Journal of Family and Economic Issues, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10834-019-09615-5 (Springer).

Kyoore, J. E. & Sulemana, I. (2019). Do Educational Attainments Influence Attitudes Toward Gender Equality in Sub-Saharan Africa? Forum for Social Economics, https://doi.org/10.1080/07360932.2018.1509797 (Taylor & Francis).
Sulemana, I., Anarfo, E. B., & Quartey, P. (2018). International Remittances and Household Food Security in Sub-Saharan Africa. Migration and Development, https://doi.org/10.1080/21632324.2018.1560926 (Taylor & Francis).

Sulemana, I., & Kpienbaareh, D (2018). An Empirical Examination of the Relationship Between Income Inequality and Corruption in Africa. Economic Analysis and Policy, 60, 27-42. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eap.2018.09.003 (Elsevier).

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