September 24, 2014 – Milan Italy: FEEM Lecture “Growth and Poverty Reduction in Africa”, by Francisco H. G. Ferreira, Chief Economist, Africa Region, World Bank
On September 24, 2014 Francisco Ferreira, Chief Economist for the Africa Region at the World Bank delivered a FEEM Lecture on growth and poverty reduction in Africa, investigating possible reasons for the ‘broken link’ between Africa’s growth and poverty reduction, exploring demographic factors, the sector composition of the growth process, the role of natural resources and conflict, and the importance of inequality. The streaming of the lecture and a short interview with F. Ferreira are available here.
FEEM Lecture "Growth and Poverty Reduction in Africa"
Interview with Francisco H. G. Ferreira, Chief Economist, Africa Region, World Bank