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The Evolution of Economic Policy Reforms in Africa; A keynote speech by K Y Amoako, President of the African Center for Economic Transformation

June 24, 2013

The World Bank's Africa region hosted a special lecture and seminar on June 24th, 2013 to mark the career of Stanley Please, a leading Bank economist who contributed significantly to the evolution of economic policy reforms in Africa. In his early years in the Bank he played a key role in improving the policy focus of economic research and when he moved to operations in the East Africa Region, he was a leader in underlining the role improved economic policies needed to play in Africa.