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The African School of Economics aims to promote cutting-edge economic research, innovative public policy and to contribute to the emergence of world-class social scientists and business in Africa.

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The African School of Economics is one of the most distinguished graduate institutions in Africa. We are internationally acclaimed for our distinctive teaching approach that balances theory with professional practice.

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Eliana La Ferrara Interview, Professor of Economics at Bocconi University

Keynote speaker at the 2018 Africa Meeting of the Econometric Society, Eliana La Ferrara is an Italian economist who holds ...

Published on 17 Jul 18
Get ahead with Game Theory

A strong grasp of the psychology behind decision-making is paramount to analysing policy making in Africa. Professor Jean-Pierre Benoît explains ...

Published on 14 Jul 18
Sir Tim Besley: Putting the Econometric Society on the map in Africa

A greater understanding and use of econometrics and economic theory as part of economics is key to resolving many of ...

Published on 14 Jul 18
Professor Victor Murinde, AXA Professor of Global Finance at SOAS, University of London

What is the purpose of AFES and what do you hope to achieve this year? The Econometric Society has ...

Published on 14 Jul 18
Africa Meeting of the Econometric Society Live Stream