Dr. Abdulkareem Alhassan, is a Nigerian-born economist and currently a lecturer in the Department of Economics, Federal University of Lafia, Nigeria. He obtained BSc Economics and MSc Economics, from University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara State Nigeria, and Ph.D. Economics from Eastern Mediterranean University, Famagusta, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus with specialization in International/Institutional Economics. His areas of research interest are international trade, Global value Chain, applied Econometrics and applied Economics. The interest yielded some publications in local and international peer-reviewed journals.
This study examines the causal link between the crude oil price and the exchange rate in five major oil-exporting countries (Saudi Arabia, Russia, Canada, the United Arab Emirates and the United States) that have recently adopted different exchange rate…