Desta  Gelgelu

CLA 202

Office Hours:

Fall 2023

Class Hours

Monday and Wednesday 10am-10:55am 

Office Hours 

Monday and Wednesday 11am-1pm 

Friday 1pm-2pm online




  • BSC, Addis Ababa University
  • MA, University of Pune
  • PHD, University of Pune
  • MBA, Metropolitan State University

Desta A. Gelgelu has over eighteen years college level teaching experience. He taught numerous college courses including Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, International and Comparative Economics, Money and Banking and Corporate Finance at North Hennepin Community College and Metropolitan State University.


  • Ph.D., Economics, University of Pune, India, 2000
  • MBA Finance, Metropolitan State University, 2020
  • M.A., Economics, University of Pune, India, 1996
  • B.Sc., Statistics, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia, 1990
  • Ph.D. Dissertation: “Financial Intermediaries in Ethiopia: A Study of the Role of Financial Intermediaries in Ethiopia”

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