Snr. Lecturer
School of Business Administration
Academic Staff

Dr. Karikari Amoa-Gyarteng is a Senior Lecturer and former Dean of Students.  His area is in Finance and Entrepreneurship. He has published in several journals such as the American Journal of Economics, Research in World Economy and the British Journal of Trade.

Teaching Experience / Positions Held

Senior Lecturer, School of Business Administration, Ghana Baptist University College, Kumasi

2011- 2017 Member, Academic Board, Ghana Baptist University College, Kumasi.

2013 –2017: Dean of Students’, Ghana Baptist University College, Kumasi.

2013-2017: Member, Executive Management Committee, Ghana Baptist University College, Kumasi.

2011-2013: Examination Officer, School of Business Administration, Ghana Baptist University College.

Courses Taught

·        Strategic Entrepreneurship                        

·        Financing Entrepreneurial Ventures  

·        Export Management 

·        Business Plan                                            

·        Introduction to Entrepreneurship  

·        SME Risk and Finance Management         

·        Business Policy and Strategy

.        Financial Markets and Institutions

Research Areas/ Interest

Entrepreneurial  Finance

Bankruptcy and Corporate Insolvency

Small Business Collapse

Corporate Finance

Financial Markets

Papers Published in Peer-Review Journals

Amoa-Gyarteng, K. (2014).  International Tax Avoidance Schemes: An Investigation of Multinational Technology Companies. International Journal of Academic Research in Accounting, Finance and Management Science, 4(1), 365-370.

Amoa-Gyarteng, K.,Daudi, R.,Takyi, G.A, Prempeh, K.B.& Andani, A.B.(2014).  Opportunity versus Necessity Entrepreneurship: An Investigation of Women Entrepreneurs in the Tourism Sector in KumasiInternational Journal of Economics, Commerce and Management, 2(4), 1-18.

Amoa-Gyarteng, K. (2014).  Analyzing a Listed Firm in Ghana for Early Warning Signs of Bankruptcy and Financial Statement Fraud: An Empirical Investigation of AngloGold Ashanti. European Journal of Business and Management, 6(5), 10-17.

Amoa-Gyarteng, K. (2015). Benefits of a Project Finance Approach to Infrastructure Development in Ghana: The Need to Adopt a Public Private Partnership Model. Research in World Economy, 6(1), 151- 58.

Amoa-Gyarteng,K.(2015). Investment and Commercial Banking: To Merge or Separate? An Empirical Analysis. British Journal of Trade, 10 (4), 1-9. Amoa-Gyarteng, K. (2015). Basel III and Prudent Risk Management in Banking. International Journal of Financial Markets, 2 (2), 33-38

Amoa-Gyarteng, K. (2016). Depreciation of the Ghanaian Currency between 2012 and 2014: Result of Activities of Speculators or Economic Fundamentals? American Journal of Economics, 6(6), 300-305.

Other Publications

Amoa-Gyarteng,K.(2016). Pursuing a High Risk Business Model: The Case of Lehman Brothers. Available here 

2006 -Certificate of Academic Excellence, Ken Blanchard College of Business,  Grand Canyon University, Phoenix- Arizona.

2017- Certificate of Excellence in Reviewing, Asian Research Journal of Arts and Social Sciences.