Mohsen Bahmani-Oskooee

Wilmeth Professor and UWM Distinguished Professor
 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. , Rahman, M. , & Kashem, A. (2019) “Bangladesh’s Trade Partners and the J-Curve: An Asymmetry Analysis”,. Macroeconomics and Finance in Emerging Economies , 12, 174-189.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M. , & Aftab, M. (2019) “Malaysia-Japan Commodity Trade and Asymmetric Effects of Exchange Rate Changes”,. Frontiers of Economics in China , 14, 220-263.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M. , Chang, T. , & Ranjbar, O. (2016) Asymmetric Causality using Frequency Domain and Time-Frequency Domain (Wavelet) Approaches”. Economic Modelling , 56, 66-78.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M. , & Fariditavana, H. (2016) “Nonlinear ARDL Approach and the J-Curve Phenomenon. Open Economies Review , 27, 51-70.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M. , & Hosny, A. (2015) The Exchange Rate Disconnect Puzzle Revisite. Kishor, N. K. (Ed). International Journal of Finance and Economics , Vol. 20 , 126-137.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M. , & Hegerty, S. (2009) “Purchasing Power Parity in Less-Developed and Transition Economies: A Review Article. Journal of Economic Surveys , 23, 617-658.
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. (1986) Determinants of International Trade Flows: Case of Developing Countries. Journal of Development Economics , 20(1), 107-123.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M. (1985) Devaluation and the J-Curve: Some Evidence from LDCs. The Review of Economics and Statistics , 67(3), 500-504.
Bahmani-Oskoee, M. , & Das, S. P. (1985) Transaction Costs and Interest Parity Theorem. Journal of Political Economy , 93(4), 793-799.