Emmanuel Akande, Nigerian, earned his bachelor's degree in Economics from University of Lagos, Nigeria. After his graduation in 2008, he has worked as a research assistant in Kakawa Discount house and First Registrars Nigeria Limited. He is currently on the review committee of Chattered Institute of Personnel Management (CIPM), a professional body saddle with the responsibilities of maintaining good quality of Human Capital acquisition in Nigeria. Emmanuel Akande is currently a PhD student in the department of Economics, Florida State University. His research areas and interests include Econometrics, Financial, Monetary and Development Economics.