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The Aid/Trade Debate: Africa and Globalisation

Dr Shanta Devarajan (speaker), Eric-Vincent Guichard (discussant), Dr Sue Onslow (chair)
Monday 31st October 2011, 6.30-8pm. Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building

The Aid versus Trade debate has formed a key part of the public policy and academic discourse around African development and economic growth.  Professor Devarajan gave his perspective on Africa and Globalization.



 Shanta Devarajan| is the Chief Economist of the World Bank's Africa Region. As the author and co-author of over 100 publications Mr. Devarajan's research covers public economics, trade policy, natural resources, and the environment, and general equilibrium modelling of developing countries.


Eric-Vincent Guichard| is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of GRAVITAS Capital Advisors, Inc., and former Portfolio Manager at the World Bank (1990-1996).


Dr. Sue Onslow| is the Executive Programme Manager and Head of the Africa Programme



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Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building, London School of Economics.