Professor Agbeyegbe joined the economics department in 1989 after spending six years on the faculty at Rutgers University. He is also Research Associate with the Caribbean Center for Monetary Studies, University of the West Indies, and he has held advisory and consulting positions with international agencies, such as the United Nations (UNDP, UNECA) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Professor Agbeyegbe has also served as Executive Editor of the Journal of Asian Economics, Associate Editor of Evaluation Review, Associate Editor of the Journal of African Finance and Economic Development (now the Journal of African Development), and Associate Editor of New Economic Papers-Caribbean. He attended the Global Research Forum on International Macroeconomics and Finance, November 17-18, 2016. The conference is co-organized by the European Central Bank, Federal Reserve Board, and Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Professor Agbeyegbe’s main research interest is in time series econometrics with emphasis in natural resource, commodity and financial markets. He regularly teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in development economics, macroeconomics, and econometrics.