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Dr. Tolina Fufa

Dr. Tolina Fufa



2140 Colden Hall



Joined Northwest in 2016

Associate 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

  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics (Macroeconomic Theory)
  • International Economics, Macroeconomics for Business managers
  • Data Analytics and Decision Modeling (to be taught during Spring 2021)

Academic Interests

  • International Macroeconomics
  • Financial development and economic growth
  • Macro aspects of development economics
  • Empirical macro econometrics

Scholarly Activity

  • Financial development and economic growth, international macroeconomics

Student Group Advisement

  • Northwest Chapter Advisor for Omicron Delta Epsilon

Other Professional Experiences

  • Member in American Economic Association (AEA)
  • Midwest Economic Association (MEA)
  • Southern Economic Association (SEA)
  • Ethiopian Economic Association (EEA)