Mohsen Bahmani-Oskooee

Wilmeth Professor and UWM Distinguished Professor
 (414) 229-4334
 Bolton Hall 802B

Director, Center for Research on International Economics:
Editor, Journal of Economic Studies:


PhD, Michigan State University
MA, Michigan State University
BA, National University of Iran

Research Interests

International Finance, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Applied Econometrics

Current Projects

Asymmetric Effects of Exchange Rate Changes & The J-Curve; Black Market Exchange Rate; Demand for Money; Currency Substitution

Selected Publications

Bahmani-Oskoee, M., & Hegerty, S. W. (2009). The Effects of Exchange-Rate Volatility on Commodity Trade between the U.S. and Mexico. Southern Economic Journal, 75(4), 1019-1044.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M., Kutan, A. M., & Zhou, S. (2008). Do Real Exchange Rates Follow a Non-Linear Mean Reverting Process in Developing Countries? Southern Economic Journal, 74(4), 1049-1062.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M., & Nasir, A. (2002). Corruption, Law and Order, Bureaucracy and Real Exchange Rate. Economic Development and Cultural Change, 50(4), 397-404.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M., & Nasir, A. (2001). Panel Data and Productivity Bias Hypothesis. Economic Development and Cultural Change, 49(2), 395-402.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M., Mohtadi, H., Shabsigh, G., & (1991). Exports, Growth and Causality in LDCs: A Reexamination. Journal of Development Economics, 36, 405-415.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M., Mohtadi, H., & Shabsigh, G. (1991). Exports, Growth and Causality in LDCs: A Re-Examination. Journal of Development Economics, 36(2), 405-415.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M. (1986). Determinants of International Trade Flows: Case of Developing Countries. Journal of Development Economics, 20(1), 107-123.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M., & Das, S. P. (1985). Transaction Costs and Interest Parity Theorem. Journal of Political Economy, 93(4), 793-799.