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PhD – (see thesis: – Manchester Metropolitan University – 2019

PGCertHE – Manchester Metropolitan University – 2016

M.Sc. Financial Forecasting and Investment – University of Glasgow – 2010

B.Sc. Accounting – University of Ghana – 2008


Dr Chibuzo Amadi is a Lecturer in Accounting and Finance at South Wales Business School, University of South Wales in the United Kingdom.
He is a fellow of the higher education academy (FHEA) in the United Kingdom. This recognition is the outcome of his several years of teaching excellence in different higher education institutions in the United Kingdom (such as: Manchester Metropolitan University, Cardiff University and currently University of South Wales).
He obtained a PhD in the area of Finance and International Business from Manchester Metropolitan University; studying how Financial Development stimulates Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth in Nigeria.
His research interests and expertise are in the areas of Foreign Direct Investment, International trade/business, Financial Sector Development, Economic Growth and Development, Economic Policy; with a focus on African Economies.


Module Leader:
Accounting Practice for Non-Specialists
Research Methods in Accounting and Finance

Supervisor/Examiner: PhD and Masters


Amadi, C., Pepple, D. G., Ode-Ichakpa, I. (2020). Drivers of Economic Growth in Nigeria: A Critical Review. Journal of International Development. Under Review

Amadi, C., Pepple, D. G., Ekpu, V. (2020). Investigating the Relationship and Effects of Foreign Direct Investment on Economic Growth in Developing Countries. Case Study of Nigeria. Review of Development Finance. Under Review

Ode-Ichakpa, I., Osemeke, G., Amadi, C. (2020). A Business Case Argument for Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosure in Nigeria. Africa Journal of Management. Under Review

Amanze, E. and Amadi, C. (2020). Introduction to Financial Accounting in Pepple, D. G. and Zhang, C. (Eds.) Managerial and Financial Aspects of HRM (1st Edition). Emerald Publishing Group. In progress

Amadi, Chibuzo (2019) FDI and economic growth in Nigeria: an analysis of the role of financial development on linkages. Doctoral thesis (PhD), Manchester Metropolitan University.


Fellow – Advance HE UK (Formerly Higher Education Academy (HEA) UK)

Member – British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA). 2020 – 2021

Member – International Academy of African Business and Development (IAABD). 2018 – 2019


External Examiner (PG Dissertation) – Cardiff University



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