2009 African Economic Conference
Hosted in Addis Ababa
The 2009 AEC will hold in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from November 11-13, 2009, and will consist of plenary and parallel (break-out) sessions. The plenary speakers are outstanding scholars in various fields of economics as well as high-level policy-makers in member state governments. Parallel sessions will be based on submitted papers.
The AEC was inaugurated in November 2006 by the African Development Bank. Since 2007, it is co-organized by the African Development Bank and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa.
The AEC is becoming a key forum for high-level debates on African development issues that attracts high public attention. The key objective of the AEC is to contribute to better policy formulation and implementation with the aim of enhancing economic performance in Africa. In addition, the AEC fulfils some of the objectives of the Bank’s knowledge management and dissemination strategy.
For more info visit: http://www.afdb.org/en/2009-african-economic-conference/
Venue: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia