Dr. Ghossoub joined the UTSA faculty in 2007. He holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Kentucky. He teaches Introduction to Political Economics, Principles of Macroeconomics, Macroeconomic Theory and Money and Banking. He is a member of the Southern Economic Association and the American Economic Association.
His research interests are macroeconomics, monetary economics, industrial organization, economic development and open-economy macroeconomics.
“The Role of Financial Sector Competition for Monetary Policy,” with T. Laosuthi and R. Reed, Canadian Journal of Economics, forthcoming.
“Liquidity Risk and Financial Competition: Implications for Asset Prices and Monetary Policy,” European Economic Review, Vol. 56, February 2012, pp. 155-173 (lead article).
“Technological Diffusion and Asset Prices,” with H. Beladi, Economics Letters, Vol. 1, April 2011, pp. 1-5.
“Liquidity Risk and Banks’ Asset Composition: Implications for Monetary Policy,” Southern Economic Journal, Vol. 77, 2010, pp. 465-481.
“Liquidity Risk, Economic Development, and the Effects of Monetary Policy,” with R. Reed, European Economic Review, Vol. 2, February 2010, pp. 252-268.
“Money and Specialization in a Neoclassical Growth Model,” with R. Reed, Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Vol. 37, October 2005, pp. 969-975.