Centre for the Study of African Economies

The Centre for the Study of African Economies, a research center of the Economic and Social Research Council, is thought to be one of the largest groups of economists and social scientists outside of the African continent that is applying research methods and findings to the economic problems of the region. On this site one can find information on the aims of the center, members, research summaries, book titles, econometric techniques, conferences and seminars, scholarships, and job vacancies. Working papers and reports can be viewed in a limited form online or downloaded in their entirety. African data sets and information on the Centre's "Journal of African Economies" are also available here.