About Dr. Amedu Amos Nnaemeka
Dr Amedu Amos Nnaemeka is a postdoctoral research fellow in the department of Educational Psychology, Faculty of Education, University of Johannesburg. He holds a PhD in Economics Education from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. From the same university, he earned both a Master’s and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics Education. Dr Amedu has authored/co-authored 13 journal articles in reputable journals and is a member of the “International Association of Economics Educators”. He has attended and presented several papers at academic conferences. His research interests lie in health economics, child labour, mental health, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and economic evaluation. Currently, his research focuses on economic evaluation of intervention programs for PTSD. It also focuses on cost effectiveness of a psychological intervention for PTSD, and the impact of contractionary monetary policy on students’ mental health.