Dr. Wasurum Edward



  • Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Rumuolumeni, Port Harcourt 2018 – 2022
  • University of Port Harcourt, Choba, Rivers State Nigeria 2013-2017
  • University of Port Harcourt, Choba, Rivers State, Nigeria 2009-2010
  • University of Ibadan, Nigeria 2000-2006
  • Community Secondary School, Rumuolumeni, Port Harcourt 1994-2000

Community Primary School, Rumuolumeni, Port Harcourt   


PhD (Economics of Development and Planning)                                                       2022

MSc (Masters in Development Economics)                                                               2017

Post-Graduate Diploma in Economics                                                                       2010

B.Ed Economics                                                                                                         2006

National Examination Council (NECO)                                                                    2000

First School Leaving Certificate  (FSLC)                                                                  1994



  1. Wasurum, E. & Clifford, A.M. (2021). Institutional and economic growth in Nigeria. Social Science Review-RSU 2795-3785, 1(2), 95-104.
  2. Wasurum, E., Okafor, L. & Ukaegbule, H. (2022). Interest rate and investment nexus on economics growth in Nigeria. International Journal of Advanced Academic Research, 8(4), 123-133.
  3. Wasurum, E. & Tamunowariye, C. (2022). Trade openness, governance and economic growth in Nigeria. International Journal of Business Systems and Economics, 13(5), 198-211.
  4. Wasrusum, E. & Tamunowarite, C. (2022). External trade, financial development and economic growth in Nigeria. International Journal of Innovative. Social Science & Humanities Research, 10(2), 62-72.
  5. Wasurum, E. & Chidum, C. C. (2022). Crude oil revenue, human capital investment and industrial sector performance in Nigeria. International Journal of Economics, Environmental Development and Society, 3(1), 14-27.
  6. Wasurum, E., Clifford, A. M. & Amadi, C. R. (2022). Journal of Contemporary Research in Economics and Development Studies (JCREDS), 1(1), 37-48.
  7. Wasurum, E. & Chidum, C. C. (2021). Symmetric and asymmetric effect of institutional qualities and stock market performance on economic growth in Nigeria, 3(4), 619-633.


  • Wasurum, E. (2021). “Oil politics: Implication for the economic development of the South-South in a post covid-19 Nigeria. South-South Economic Summit (SSES), University of Calabar.
  • Wasurum, E., Felix, J. M. & Clifford, A. M. (2021). Financial inclusion and economic development in Nigeria. (paper presented)
  •  Participant, 61st Annual Conference with the Nigeria Economic Society (NES) (2020). African continental free trade area (AfCFTA) in Covid-19 era: What next for Nigeria? 8th to 12th September, 2020.


Email: wasurumedward@yahoo.com.

Tel: 08038864253