“An economist is an expert who will know tomorrow why the things he predicted yesterday didn't happen today.” ― Laurence J. Peter
The different Socio-economic issues facing African nations indicate an urgent need for well-designed solutions. Such solutions need data-based decision making to ensure precise enhancement of the quality of lives of people across Africa. The Economics Research Group of the Organization of African Academic Doctors (OAAD ERG) is here for that purpose. Also known as the OAAD House of Economists and with no geographical restrictions, OAAD ERG welcomes African PhD holders and PhD scholars specialized and specializing in all fields of economics.
all fields of economics.
The group aims to enhance research collaboration while creating mutually beneficial entrepreneurial opportunities with a focus on accelerating development and economic growth on the African continent. Beyond research and entrepreneurship, OAAD ERG provides a safe space for African Economists at PhD level to develop long lasting professional and all-round relationships.
Coordinator: Houlda Fambo
Houlda is a PhD student at Nankai University, China. Her main research areas are Economic Growth, Poverty Alleviation and Digitalization and she is a native of Benin Republic.
Secretary: Eveline Bernad Ondi
Eveline is a PhD student at Henan University, Kaifeng, China. Her main research areas are Development Economics, Macroeconomics and Monetary Policy. She is a native of Tanzania.