Kwamie Dunbar, Ph.D.
Degrees and Certifications
Dr. Dunbar earned a Ph.D. in financial economics from Fordham University, an MBA from Sacred Heart University, a M.Sc. in Applied Mathematics from Fairfield University and his B.Sc. from the University of the West Indies.
Professor Dunbar teaches a number of classes in at both the undergraduate and graduate levels in the Welch College of Business. These include Financial Management, International Finance, Portfolio Management and Derivatives and Risk Management.
Research Interests and Grants
Professor Dunbar's research concentrates on asset pricing, international financial markets, monetary policy transmission, credit derivatives and dynamic portfolio optimization. In 2011 Professor Dunbar was the co-recipient of a Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Group Foundation grant award of $45,000 for research designed to help financial market participants better understand financial futures behavior and, in turn, better manage financial risks.