Professor of Finance
School of Business 224
Dr. Benjamin A. Abugri is a tenured Professor of Finance in the School of Business at Southern Connecticut State University. He has a Ph.D. in International Business with a major in Finance from the College of Business at the University of Texas – Pan American (AACSB Accredited). He earned an MBA from the University of Texas – Pan American, an M.Phil degree from the University of Trondheim, Norway (now Norwegian University of Science and Technology) and a B.A. (Honors) degree from the University of Ghana, Legon. He teaches Financial Management, Investments, International Finance and Risk Management courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. He is an inductee of the Beta Gamma Sigma.
Dr. Abugri’s research has appeared in many scholarly journals including the International Review of Economics and Finance, Journal of International Financial Markets Institutions and Money, International Review of Financial Analysis, Managerial Finance, Journal of Policy Modeling, Review of Pacific Basin Financial Markets and Policies and the Financial Analyst Journal (CFA Digest). His publications have also been listed among Elsevier’s ScienceDirect Top 25 Hottest Articles.
In addition to his teaching and research, Dr. Abugri provides training to staff of various financial institutions on Risk Management and the Basel Capital Accords as outlined by the Bank for International Settlements (BIS).