Dr Pyemo Afego


   Doctorate, Economics (Kyushu University, Japan)

   Masters, International Finance (University of Dundee, UK)



Pyemo holds a doctorate degree in economics from Kyushu University and a master’s degree (with distinction) in international finance from University of Dundee. His research interests cut across finance, digitization and sustainable socio-economic development.  

Pyemo has been an ad-hoc reviewer for a number of journals, including Managerial Finance, Journal of Multinational Financial Management, Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, Applied Economics Letters and Journal of African Business.

He is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the Human Economy Programme, University of Pretoria, researching into the activities and issues associated with money, finance and digital innovations from the perspective of small and medium enterprise (SME) operators in South Africa.

List of selected publications:

Afego, P.N. (2018): Index shocks, investor action and long-run stock performance in Japan: A case of cultural behaviouralism? Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Finance, 18, 54-66. Available: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbef.2018.01.006

Afego, P.N. (2017): Effects of changes in stock index compositions: A literature survey. International Review of Financial Analysis, 52 (C), 228-239. Available: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.irfa.2017.06.004

Afego, P.N. (2015): Market efficiency in developing African stock markets: What do we know? The Journal of Developing Areas, 49 (1), 243-266. Available: https://doi.org/10.1353/jda.2015.0022

Afego, P.N. (2013): Stock price response to earnings announcements: Evidence from the Nigerian Stock Market. Journal of African Business, 14(3), 141-149. Available: https://doi.org/10.1080/15228916.2013.844008  

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