Dr. Abidemi Somoye has a BSc in Economics from Olabisi Onabanjo University, Nıgeria; an
MSc in Economics from Girne American University, TRNC; and a PhD in Economics from Near East
University, TRNC, where he currently teaches public finance, international economics, industrial
economics, economic development, microeconomics, and macroeconomics. His research focuses on
energy economics and developmental economics. His articles have been published in high–ranking
journals such as Renewable Energy, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, Letters in Spatial
and Resource Sciences, and OPEC Energy Review. He is a reviewer for international journals such as SN
Business & Economics, African Development Review, Environmental Quality Management and Sage
Open. He is a member of the American Economic Association and a Certified Professional Life Coach
from Transformation Academy, USA. He is a speaker and the author of five personal development books.
Dr. Abidemi Somoye loves to see people become the best they can be.
Awards and recognitions: Distinction in his MSc and PhD Degree. In addition, Dr. Abidemi Somoye
had one of the top cited paper in his article ‘the impact of financial development on energy consumption
in Nigeria’ from OPEC Energy Review in 2021–2022.
Personal/Professional Achievements: Certified Professional Life Coach from Transformation Academy,
Professional Affiliation and membership:American Economic Association