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19th Annual Conference of The African Econometric Society – Call for Papers

July 16, 2014 – July 18, 2014
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19th ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE AFRICAN ECONOMETRIC SOCIETY ON ECONOMIC ANALYSIS AND POLICY CHALLENGES IN AFRICA 16th -18th  JULY 2014 Hosted by the Ethiopian Economics Association, EEA Building, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia FIRST CALL FOR PAPERS     The African Econometric Society is an international society for the advancement of economic theory in its relation to […]

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As part of PEN World Voices Festival 2014, Africa House Presents: African Literature on the Mews

May 2, 2014 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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NYU Africa House PEN Festival Events Friday May 2rd 2014 10:30am -11:30am: Writers Workshop and Book Signing with Deji Olukotun, author of Nigerians in Space.  “Confronting African Stereotypes from Earth to Outer Space” LOCATION: 14A Washington Mews between 5th Avenue and University Place 1:15pm – 2:15 pm: African Musical Workshop presented by acclaimed Malian musician and Griot:  […]

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NYU Africa Economic Forum, 2014

April 26, 2014 8:00 am-7:00 pm
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Photo Credit: Jessica Kane Photography For more information and to register please visit: Over the past decade, African economies have been among the fastest growing in the world, and this trend is expected to accelerate over the next decade or two. This proverbial “Gold Rush in Africa,” has led to increasing business Foreign Direct […]

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Fellowships for African Scholarship Awards Ceremony and Presentations

April 24, 2014 5:30 pm

Thoyer Fellowship: The Africa House Thoyer Fellowship is founded on the premise that development is more likely to occur where there is sustained, sound management of the economy, and that such management is more likely where there is an active, well-informed group of professional economists and development experts to conduct policy-relevant research. The Africa House Thoyer […]

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Prof. Emmanuel Nnadozie – “Investing in Africa’s Human and Institutional Capacity”

April 3, 2014 6:00 pm
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“Investing in Africa’s Human and Institutional Capacity” with Prof. Emmanuel Nnadozie Executive Secretary, the African Capacity Building Foundation Thursday April 3rd, 2014 Prof. Emmanuel Nnadozie Prof. Nnadozie is the current head of the African Capacity Building Foundation, the premier capacity building institution in Africa. He is an educator, economist, professor of economics, author and development expert.  His work spans […]

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International Conference on Food Price Volatility:
Causes and Challenges

February 27, 2014 – February 28, 2014 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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On February 27 – 28, 2014, the Center for Technology and Economic Development at New York University, jointly with the OCP Policy Center and the Research Department of the International Monetary Fund, will sponsor an international conference on “Food Price Volatility: Causes and Challenges,” which will take place in Rabat, Morocco. The program, to be organized by Yaw […]

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CTED 2014 Annual Meeting

February 25, 2014
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New York University’s Center for Technology and Economic Development (CTED) held its Fourth Annual Meeting on February 25, 2014 at the Intercontinental Hotel in Abu Dhabi. The aim of this year’s event was to highlight the possibilities for innovative technologies to contribute to emerging regions’ economic development, within the context of CTED’s five main research areas: Finance, Education, […]

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Rural Tourism & Greening as Drivers for Economic Transformation: the Leveraging Role of Technology

January 22, 2014
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NYU Africa House and the Center for Technology & Economic Development are proud to co-present this special collaborative forum convening local leaders, practitioners, academics and community stakeholders for the launch of the inaugural edition of the Africa Tourism Monitor 2013 Report in Afram Plains of Ghana on January 22nd 2014. The report is a joint publication of New York University-Africa […]

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Book Discussion: Songs & Secrets, By Barry Gilder

October 29, 2013 1:00pm - 2:30pm
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Book Discussion:         “Songs & Secrets” South Africa From Liberation To Governance   By Barry Gilder Date/Time: Tuesday, October 29th 1:00pm – 1:30pm – Check In/Lunch 1:30pm – 2:30pm Discussion / Q&A Location NYU Africa House 14A Washington Mews, New York, NY 10003 (Between University Place and 5th Avenue) About the Book […]

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A Special Presentation by the African Development Bank: African Economic Outlook Report 2013

October 14, 2013 5:30pm - 7:30pm
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Prof. Yaw Nyarko invites you to a Special Presentation of the AfDB African Economic Outlook Report 2013 Structural Transformation & Natural Resources Feat. Dr. Abebe Shimeles, & Dr. Anthony Musonda Simpasa African Development Bank Date/Time: Monday, October 14th 5:30pm – 6:15pm – Welcome Reception (Africa House – 44 Washington Mews) 6:15pm – 7:30pm Panel Discussion […]

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