Dr. Stephen Zamore is an Associate Professor at the NLA University College, Norway. He obtained his Ph.D and MSc degrees from University of Agder (UiA) and BSc degree from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. He is a Chartered Accountant certified by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ghana. His PhD dissertation has been recognized and chosen for the prestigious 2020 Emerald and EFMD Outstanding Doctoral Research Award in the Finance category. He has published articles in Journal of Banking and Finance, Applied Economics, Research in International Business and Finance, Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, Journal of International Development, Journal of African Business, International Journal of Emerging Markets, and International Journal of Financial Services Management. Follow his research at researchgate.