Sissoko Presents on Real Exchange Rate Fluctuations, Publishes on West Africa and U.S. Import Markets

Posted on 11/24/2009 9:38:01 AM

Dr. Yaya Sissoko of the Department of Economics presented a research paper entitled “The Sources of Real Exchange Rate Fluctuations in Sub-Saharan Africa” at the thirty-second annual meeting of the Northeastern Association of Business, Economics, and Technology (NABET) held in State College, Pa., on October 29 and 30, 2009.

Dr. Sissoko also chaired the session on “Building Trust into an Information System Framework: Can it be Accomplished with Technology?” at the NABET conference.

“West Africa’s Evolving Competitive Exposure in U.S. Import Markets,” coauthored by Dr. David Yerger (also of the IUP Department of Economics) and Dr. Sissoko, was accepted on November 2, 2009, for publication in the International Advances in Economic Research.