Elikplimi Komla
Agbloyor
Title: 
Dr
Role/Position: 
Senior Lecturer
Office Location: 
GBS 14
Email: 
ekagbloyor@ug.edu.gh, ekagbloyor@accamail.com
Biography: 

Elikplimi Komla Agbloyor is a Senior Lecturer in Finance at the University of Ghana Business School.  He received his PhD in Finance from the University of Ghana in November 2012. Elikplimi is the first PhD graduate in finance from the University of Ghana. His research interests include banking, corporate governance, cross border mergers and acquisitions, economic growth and development, financial development, institutions, international capital flows (FDI, portfolio flows and debt flows), and remittances. Elikplimi has taught courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Courses taught include Corporate Finance, Entrepreneurial Finance, Financial Markets and Institutions, and Investments. His publications have appeared in reputable international journals such as Research in International Business and Finance, Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money  and Review of Development Finance. He serves as an adhoc reviewer for the South African Journal of Economics, the Review of Development Finance and Journal of African Business. Elikplimi has presented numerous papers at various international conferences and has received several awards for his research. Elikplimi also writes periodic articles for Business Monitor International which is a global firm that provides country, industry and company analysis covering over 180 countries. He also sits on the Board of some companies. In his leisure time, Elikplimi enjoys going to the gym, listening to music, watching the national team play and going to the movies and plays.