Department of Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Lagos

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Dr. Joseph Ayoola Omojolaibi




Joseph Ayoola Omojolaibi holds a PhD Economics degree of the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. He is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Economics of the University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos, Nigeria. He is also an Associate Lecturer in Environmental Economics and Climate Change Policy at the Centre for Petroleum, Energy Economics and Law (CPEEL), University of Ibadan, Nigeria. In addition, He is a Research Fellow at the Centre for Econometric and Allied Research (CEAR), Department of Economics, University of Ibadan, Nigeria. His core competencies include Economic Theory, Environmental Economics & Climate change, Policy Modelling, Energy & Petroleum Economics, Econometric Modelling and Public Finance. He has published in reputable local and international journals. He is a member of many professional bodies including the Nigerian Economic Society, Nigerian Association for Energy Economics, International Association for Energy Economics, African Econometric Society, Green House Gas Management Institute, Research Network-African Economic Research Consortium, West African Institute among others. He is an Editorial Advisory Board Member of the Research Foundation for Humanity (RFH) and The Open Fuels & Energy Science Journal, among others.


  1. 2012

    PhD Economics

    University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
  2. 2008

    M.Sc. Economics

    University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
  3. 2004

    B.Sc. Economics

    University of Jos, Jos, Nigeria

Professional Experience

  1. Member
    International Association for Energy Economics [IAEE]


  • 2016
    Visiting Research Scholar
    African Development Bank (AfDB), Abidjan, Cote D’Ivoire