Abera Gelan

Associate Professor
 (414) 229-4144
 Mitchell Hall 210


PhD, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Research Interests

African Economics, Foreign Direct Investment, Growth/Development

Teaching Interests

The political economy of inequality and discrimination; economic development; international economics; monetary theories and policies

Selected Publications

Bahmani-Oskoee, M., & Gelan, A. (2012). Is there J-Curve Effect in Africa? International Review of Applied Economics, 26, 73-81.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M., & Gelan, A. (2012). On the Relation between Income Distribution and Economic Growth. Global Business and Economic Review, Springer, 14, 249-273.
Gelan, A. (2009). The Monopoly Power of Multinational Enterprises in the Service Sector of a Developing Country. The Journal of Developing Areas, 42(2), 1-29.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M., & Gelan, A. (2009). How Stable is the Demand for Money in African Countries. Journal of Economic Studies, Emerald, 36, 216-235.