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Northwest Missouri State University

Dr. Tolina Fufa

Dr. Tolina Fufa



2125 Colden Hall



Joined Northwest in 2016

Assistant Professor


  • Ph.D. Economics, Oklahoma State University, 2015
  • M.A. Global Human Studies, Osaka University, Japan, 2010
  • M.Sc. Economics, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia, 2006
  • B.A. Economics, Mekelle University, Ethiopia, 2000

Courses Taught

  • Principle of Macroeconomics
  • International Economics
  • Macroeconomics for Business Managers
  • General Economics
  • Macroeconomics Theory I & II
  • Microeconomics Theory I & II
  • Linear Algebra

Academic Interests

  • Empirical Macroeconomics
  • International Macroeconomics
  • International Finance
  • Macro Aspects of Development Economics
  • Applied Time-Series Econometrics

Scholarly Activity

  •  Financial development, economic growth, and convergence clubs