Michael Osei

Michael J. Osei

Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics



Pettengill Hall, Room 125



Michael Osei joined Bates College as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics in 2018. His primary research interest focuses on international capital flows, cross-border spillovers, and the interactions between the financial sector and macroeconomic conditions. He occasionally writes papers in applied microeconomics. Ongoing research explores heterogeneity in the FDI-finance-growth relationship the housing and labor market dynamics.

Professor Osei’s teaching responsibilities include International Finance, Financial Management, Central Banking and the College Fed Challenge, and Macroeconomics.

Ph.D. in Economics, Oklahoma State University
M.S. in Economics, South Dakota State University
B.A. in Economics, University of Cape Coast

Fields of Interest:
International Economics, Financial Economics, Monetary Economics, and Applied Microeconomics