The Centre for the Study of the Economies of Africa (CSEA) is a non-proﬁt think tank that conducts independent, high quality applied research on economic policy issues in Nigeria and the rest of Africa. CSEA was established in 2008 by Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, former Managing Director, World Bank, and currently Nigeria’s Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Honourable Minister of Finance.
On November 4, 2013, CSEA is hosting a Policy Dialogue in collaboration with Global Development Network (GDN) and the results for Development Institute (R4D) U.S.A titled "Making Smarter Policies-Improving Health and Education outcomes in Africa.
Oct. 8-- The Centre for the Study of Economies of Africa is organizing a roundtable on Oct. 11 to discuss how to improve female education in NIgeria. The event, scheduled for 9a.m. at Rockview Hotel, Abuja. It is part of activities to mark this year's International Day of the Girl Child, which focuses on innovating for girls' education.
August 20, 2013- CSEA is currently carrying out a research project for the South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA), as part of the Global Economic Governance (GEG) research programme, which focuses on trade linkages between Nigeria and Ethiopia, and the BRICS-Brazil, Russia,India, China, and South Africa. The research examines the pattern, intensity and complementarity of trade, as well as the impact of trade with BRICS on economic performance in Nigeria and Ethiopia.