Dr.Joe Amoako-Tuffour's Teaching Page

St. Francis Xavier University
Chair, Department of Economics
P.O. Box 5000 
Antigonish, NS B2G 2W5
Phone: 902-867-3924 
Fax: 902-867-3610 
e-mail: jtuffour@stfx.ca

Office: Nicholson Hall 508

Dr. Amoako-Tuffour is a Professor in the Economics Department of St. Xavier University.

Obtained B.A (Hons): First Class (Economics and Commerce), and Masters (Economics) degrees from Simon Fraser University
and Ph.D. from University of Alberta.

I started at St. F. X. in August 1990, and before that at the University of Alberta.

  Timetable 2010-2011

Teaching Courses for 2010/2011 Academic Year


My personal website
My Curriculum Vitae


My interest in economics spans several areas. My current research is in the area of debt management, public finances and poverty alleviation in Ghana. I am interested in monetary economics, public finance, and the institutions of economic management.

International Link: I spend most of my summers as a Visiting Research Fellow at the Centre for Policy Analysis, Ghana  or

in the Policy Analysis Division of the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning, Ghana

Publications (see also our Working Papers series):