Office:   UNH 4219
Phone:   310-338-2822
Email:   zeusufza at
Office Hours:   Fall 2013
MWF 1:30-2:30
MWF 11:00-11:50
  (by appointment only) 
PhD   University of CA, Los Angeles
MA   Illinois State University
BSS  University of Dhaka
Areas of Specialization:
International Finance, Econometric Simulation
Selected Papers:
  • "Evaluating Asian Economic Growth," LMU Working Paper.
  • "IMF Surveillance and the Financial Crisis of 2008: Why the Missed Opportunity?", LMU Working Paper.
  • "The Kuznets Hypothesis - An Indirect Test," Economics Letters.
  • "Openness and Economic Development: Some New Results," Economic Development and Cultural Change.
  • "Do More Open Economies Grow Faster?" Atlantic Economic Journal.